‘Captain Flinn and also the Pirate Dinosaurs’ Nabs Broadcast Deal
Animated pirate-dinosaur comedy adventure series from Australia’s SLR Productions and worldwide partners Telegael, Super RTL, Network Nine, Top Draw animation studio Malaysia and ZDF Businesses is proven for broadcast around the U.K.’s POP funnel.
By AWN Staff Editor Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 10:45pm
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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – SLR Productions and worldwide partners Telegael, Super RTL, Network Nine, Top Draw Animation and ZDF Businesses have confirmed the animated pirate-dinosaur comedy adventure series Captain Flinn and also the Pirate Dinosaurs is going to be broadcast on UK’s POP funnel. Premiering on Monday, September 5 the series, according to top rated picture books of the identical name, will air daily on POP at 8.30am and 6.30pm.
Additionally towards the POP broadcast deal, ZDF Businesses has offered the series to China’s JY animation studio Malaysia Corporation, Vietnam Content JSC, MediaCorp in Singapore, Portugal’s Radiotelevisa o Portuguesa (RTP), SVT Sveriges Television AB in Norway, and CSC Media Group for Africa.
“I am excited for that United kingdom premiere of Captain Flinn and also the Pirate Dinosaurs on POP. The most popular kids funnel is the best home with this piro-dino comedy adventure series because it gives existence the great top rated picture books by Giles Andreae and Russel Ayto. Getting released around australia on Nine’s GO! the series will quickly premiere in other popular areas verifying the worldwide benefit of pirates, dinosaurs and powerful fun,” stated Executive Producer and Chief executive officer of SLR Productions, Suzanne Ryan.
Full of pirate talk and swashbuckling fun each episode follows four kids: Flinn, Gem, Tom and Purple because they sail on the pirate shipped to keep wretched, prehistoric, pirate dinosaur baddies Captain T Rex, Stig the stegosaurus, Dippy the diplodocus, Tricky the triceratops and Terry the pterodactyl from cowardly wrong-doings over the Seven-and-a-half Seas. These four seafarers strongly go where no youthful ones go before in silly pirate adventures filled with magic, singing, curses and superstitions… only very silly ones.
In 2015 Captain Flinn and also the Pirate Dinosaurs won the Gold Pixie Award in the seventh Annual Pixie Honours because of its excellent operate in areas of movement graphics, visual effects and animation. The series has additionally won Best TV Pilot and also the esteemed Arlecchino Award for the best Book Based Work, an esteemed accolade from the Cartoons Around The Bay Pulcinella Honours, Worldwide Television and Mix Media Animation Festival locked in Italia.
The SLR Productions team behind the series incorporated Executive Producer Suzanne Ryan, Producer Yasmin Johnson, Creative Director Jo Boag and Script Producer Melanie Alexander with Paul Cummins as Executive Producer and Tabatha Ní Fhlaithearta as producer with respect to Telegael. The series was directed by Greg Ingram at SLR Productions.
“Telegael is happy to partner once more with SLR Productions, Top Draw Animation and ZDF Businesses introducing Captain Flinn to children all over the world,Inch stated Paul Cummins, Executive Producer and Chief executive officer of Telegael. “In addition to being broadcast in a lot of worldwide languages, we’re especially proud the series has been broadcast within the Irish language by TG4.”