Paris, France — Technicolor announced it has entered into an agreement with Canada’s Mercury Filmworks to co-develop and co-produce the animated children’s television series, Atomic Puppet.
Currently in development on 52 x 11 minute episodes, Technicolor and Mercury Filmworks will offer Atomic Puppet to international buyers at MIPCOM 2012. The 2D animated comedy series targets Boys 6 – 11 and is based on a concept created by Mark Drop and Jerry Leibowitz.
“Mercury Filmworks is a brilliant animation producer and they completely understand the vision for Atomic Puppet,” comments Steven Wendland, Technicolor’s Vice President of Animation. “This series has all the elements that will appeal to our demographic—comedy, action, and super heroes —and we are excited to bring Atomic Puppet to the attention of international buyers at MIPCOM.”