Cartoon Network and Boomerang have acquired the exclusive pay-TV broadcast rights to the first season of Entertainment One’s (eOne) animated children’s comedy series Cupcake & Dino: General Services in Australia and New Zealand.
Created by Brazilian director Pedro Eboli, Cupcake & Dino: General Services is a co-production between eOne and Birdo Studios in Brazil. The series follows the exploits of a tiny cupcake with big ideas and his giant brother Dino as they strive to make a name for themselves in the general services industry.
Episodes are due to begin airing on Cartoon Network and Boomerang in Australia and New Zealand from July. The first two seasons of Cupcake & Dino are currently available on Netflix globally, Pop in the U.K., DeA Kids in Italy, Canada’s Teletoon, Bravokids in Korea and Disney channels in Latin America and Southeast Asia.
Monica Candiani, eOne’s executive VP of content sales for Family & Brands, said: “We’re delighted to be adding world-class channel partners, Cartoon Network and Boomerang, to our growing list of broadcasters for Cupcake & Dino around the world. It’s big on heart and packed full of character and humor, so we can’t wait to share the hilarious adventures of this comedy duo with new audiences in Australia and New Zealand in the coming months.”