Peppa Pig

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In brief: Letterkenny preps for Paddy’s Day; Peppa Pig nabs prize

A special St. Patrick’s Day episode of the CraveTV original will launch March 17, Canada/Ireland copro Maudie to screen in Berlin, plus more news.

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eOne’s Peppa Pig launches on Nick Jr. India

The global entertainment studio is also prepping for the retail launch of the brand in the country.

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Best of the Year: eOne

After refusing a takeover offer, the Toronto media company is looking to double the size of its business by 2020.

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Deals: Buck, eOne, Muse, Blue Ant

Buck Productions documentary Stay Awhile (pictured) sells to multiple U.S. digital platforms, plus more deals of the week.

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Peppa Pig’s presence in China growing

The eOne preschool property this month launched on VOD platform, Mango TV, in Mandarin.

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eOne, Fox Home Entertainment launch Canadian joint venture

The companies have also entered a long-term home entertainment partnership deal for multiple territories. (The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 pictured.)

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TV, Peppa powering growth at eOne

The company’s six-month results show robust performance in the company’s TV and kids portfolios, with film performance down slightly year-over-year.

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Deals: eOne, Bell Media, CMPA, Peace Point

eOne has secured the global licensing rights to Ricky Gervais’ feature film David Brent: Life On The Road, plus more deals of the week. (Gervais pictured.)

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eOne buys controlling stake in Peppa Pig brand, producer

Entertainment One has co-owned the property with U.K.-based Astley Baker Davies since 2007.

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Deals: DHX, eOne, CraveTV, Full Out

DHX Brands signs a deal with Italy’s Giochi Prezoisi for Teletubbies toys, plus more deals of the week.

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Nelvana to rep Peppa Pig in Canada

Entertainment One has signed Nelvana as the exclusive Canadian licensing and brand agent for its hit preschool property Peppa Pig.

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Peppa heads to China with new broadcast, CP deals

Entertainment One Licensing (eOne) has secured a coveted broadcast berth on pubcaster CCTV, along with Chinese master toy and publishing deals, for Peppa.