Nickelodeon Asia acquires rights for three animated shorts in Asia
The programmes will be aired on Nickelodeon Asia’s channel from end October.
October 16, 2017
By Ang Yi An
Nickelodeon Asia has acquired exclusive Pay-TV and non-exclusive Video on Demand (VOD) rights to three animated shorts in Southeast Asia – “Cracké”, “Monster in a Box” and “OUTOPUS”. These shorts will be aired on Nickelodeon Asia’s channel from end October, while selected episodes will be available on the Nickelodeon Play app in Singapore this December.
Cracké, a 3D animated comedy series produced by Squeeze Studio Animation in Québec City, Canada, while the other two, “Monster in a Box” and “OUTOPUS”, are 2D animated shorts distributed by Monster Entertainment.
In addition, Nickelodeon has also greenlit Sharkdog, its first animated short-form series from Asia, originating out of the 2015 edition of the annual Nickelodeon’s Global Animated Shorts Programme.