3 June 2015
UK’S FASTEST GROWING INDEPENDENT DISTRIBUTOR SNAPS UP HOME ENTERTAINMENT AND DIGITAL RIGHTS TO THE RETURN OF THIS ICONIC BRAND
LONDON, Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015: Signature Entertainment has today announced that it is partnering with Coolabi Group to bring the new iteration of the classic series, the Clangers, to home entertainment and digital platforms.
The new series, this time narrated by Michael Palin, will introduce a new generation of children to the iconic pink knitted characters and their friends when it launches on CBeebies on June 15th, with a Digital and DVD release following this summer/autumn.
Valerie Fry, Director of Licensing at Coolabi, said: “There is huge anticipation for the Clangers and an incredible buzz about launch, meaning the DVD and Digital distribution deal for the show is well-timed. We are extremely impressed with Signature Entertainment’s experience and success in the sector, and are delighted to announce them as our partner.”
Jon Bourdillon, Director of Digital & TV at Signature said: “It is with tremendous pride that we announce our partnership with Coolabi for the Digital and DVD release of the Clangers. This cherished brand has garnered huge anticipation ahead of broadcast, so it is with great excitement that we bring it to market for Digital and DVD consumers later this year.”