The Beachbuds Sells into Japan, Australia


Odin’s Eye Animation has scored sales for The Beachbuds with Disney Japan and ABC Australia.

The Beachbuds is set in Zoobak Resort, a tropical island paradise where the funniest feathered friends are ready to welcome you.

Disney Japan will begin airing the series today, April 5. It has launched in Australia as the first Indonesian-created program to be broadcast on ABC Children’s channels.

J-Toon Productions (U.S./Indonesia) and Montreal-based producer/distributor Syon Media negotiated a deal for Southeast Asia, where the series is now available on Disney+ Hotstar.

“We are thrilled by the support of Disney Japan and ABC Australia, who have an incredible track record in distributing world-class programming,” said Odin’s Eye’s CEO and founder, Michael Favelle.

“We believe The Beachbuds will fascinate the hearts of kids and families worldwide, and we have great confidence in OEA’s capabilities and vast experiences to successfully distribute the series globally,” said JToon Studios’ president, Iskander Tjahjadi.