News for Jul. 06, 2005

BKN Announces King Kong Cartoons

7/06/05, 8:15 pm EST - Xoanon

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - BKN International A.G., the Frankfurt and London listed global animation company engaged in the distribution and marketing of animated children's television programmes and related consumer products, announces that it has signed a number of licensing deals with partners in the US on "Kong - The Animated Series" and the animated film "Kong- King of Atlantis". These licensing deals will enable BKN to further exploit this property in the US market and BKN plans to expand significantly its US activities over the next 12-18 months. Disney ABC Cable Networks Group has licensed BKN's 'Kong- King of Atlantis' film and 'Kong- the animated series' properties. The series will premiere this fall on Jetix, the action/adventure programming block which airs during primetime on Toon Disney and mornings on ABC Family. [More]