M6 Group’s Philippe Bony to Be Honored with TV Kids Pioneer Award


Philippe Bony, the head of thematic and youth channels at M6 Group, will be honored for his contributions to the children’s programming industry with the TV Kids Pioneer Award, presented as part of the TV Kids Festival.

Bony is head of the thematic TV channels division, as well as the youth TV channels Gulli, Canal J, TiJi in France, TiJi and Gulli Girl in Russia, Gulli Bil Arabi, Gulli Brasil and Gulli Africa.

Taking place from February 1 to 4, 2022, the TV Kids Festival will feature keynotes and panels with leading executives and creatives discussing the major trends in the children’s programming business. It will be streamed live and available on-demand on TVKidsFestival.com. Unlike other events requiring hefty registration fees, attendance to the TV Kids Festival is free. The inaugural TV Kids Festival attracted more than 1,700 participants.

For more information on how to congratulate Bony for his TV Kids Pioneer Award win in the February (TV Kids Festival & Pre-Kidscreen Summit) edition of TV Kids, please contact Ricardo Guise on rguise@worldscreen.com.

Look for more announcements in the coming weeks about key speakers and panels taking place during the TV Kids Festival. Registration will open in January.