Turner Asia Pacific has signed an MOU to formalize a partnership with Beijing-based animation company UYoung Culture & Media to develop new IP, the company has announced. The signing occurred earlier this week at the Kidscreen Summit in Miami.
Details of any new IP won’t be revealed until later in the year. Turner operates kids’ entertainment channels Cartoon Network, Boomerang and POGO, and in Asia works via a virtual studio model on original animation projects.
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“We’ve been impressed by UYoung’s vision to develop a homegrown Chinese IP and launch it together with us both in China and internationally. We are looking forward to working closely with them on this, with a collaboration...