TF1 ACQUIRES ANIMATED SERIES « MOLANG »
TF1 announces acquiring, for its youth slot TFOU, the 1rst and 2nd seasons (104x3’30) and taking part into pre-financing with Canal+ the 3rd season of « Molang » ( 52x 3’30), animated series for children from 3 to 6, produced by Millimages.
The series features the daily relationships between Molang an eccentric, joyful, and enthusiastic rabbit and its neighbour Piu Piu, a shy, discreet and emotional little chick. From camel rides to fishing trips with friends, ever single moment is full of happiness. The series has a huge international development and is potentially one of the French animation’s major successes.
Molang animated series is created by Marie-Caroline Villand and co-directed with Stéphanie Misiak. The series is based upon the emoticon created by the Korean artist Hye-Ji Yoon.
A favorite destination for kids under 10, TFOU, TF1’s children’s slot, broadcasts more than 750 hours of programming a year. Content ranges from animated series, short programs and magazines to games and special events. Clear leader in children’s programs in France, TFOU finished the year 2016 with excellent performances with an average viewing share of 25% on 4 to 10 year olds. (Source Médiamétrie)
Millimages is a leader in the European children's entertainment industry. Best known for its creative designs and high quality properties, the company is recognized as a predominant producer with an acclaimed catalogue of over 500 hours of animated TV series and feature films. Millimages is also a fully integrated company with its own worldwide Distribution, Merchandising and New Media Divisions.