France TV signs MCN deal with Studio 100 Media

Studio 100 Media's Zigby

Studio 100 Media’s Zigby

The distribution arm of France Televisions has struck a deal with Studio 100 Media to mange several of the latter’s brands as French channels on YouTube and Dailymotion. 

France TV Distribution’s MCN francetv division will make kids series Blinky Bill, Flipper & Lopaka, and pre-school animation Zigby available on the free digital platforms.

“We are delighted to join forces with Studio 100 Media and to welcome Zigby, Blinky Bill and Flipper & Lopaka in our leading multichannel kids offer. French children and their parents will enjoy discovering their adventures in non linear as they have enjoyed them on TV for years,” said Julien Borde, executive director new projects of France Televisions.

MCN francetv was set up specifically to distribute content on online platforms like YouTube and Dailymotion and currently manages content on more than 200 channels.

Studio 100 Media is a Munich-based subsidiary of Belgian firm Studio 100 Group.