HYDERABAD, India, February 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — DQ E, the global entertainment production and distribution company, today announces the signing of a coproduction agreement with ZDF Enterprises, Germany, for a second season of the 3D HD animated series Jungle Book, 52 episodes of 11 minutes each.
ZDF Enterprises, together with German Pubcaster ZDF, has taken the lead as chief coproduction partner of the second season, budgeted at over 9 million euros. It will distribute the new adventures of Mowgli and his friends in more than 60 countries throughout Europe and Latin America.
The first season has been an unqualified success and has been picked up by a number of marquee networks including : BBC (UK), TF1 (France), ABC (Australia), TVO (Canada), ZDF (Germany), JCCTV (Middle East), Noga TV (Israel), Channel B (Indonesia), EBS (Korea) and many others covering over 160 countries worldwide. It will also be aired on multiple Disney channels in major parts of the world.