Futz! headed to Spain, Asia

Asia's HBO, ABC in Australia and others nab oddball toon from Toronto's 9 Story Entertainment

Toronto’s 9 Story Entertainment has closed several international deals for its cartoon Futz!, which airs here on Teletoon.

The 26 x 3 show, aimed at kids aged 9-14, is headed to broadcasters including Australia’s ABC, Spain’s Luc Internacional, Asia’s HBO, Finland’s YLE, and Cartoon Network in Latin America.

The action comedy follows the comedic adventures of an odd-looking character called Futz.

‘This exciting response reflects the strong appeal of this timeless anti-hero and we are looking forward to introducing him to audiences everywhere,’ commented 9 Story EVP of business development Natalie Osborne in a release.