Bandai will create a broad range of toys based upon the brand and is expected to launch its range in the UK in late 2010.
Bandai joins Penguin Group, the master publishing partner for the brand, as a key global partner. The series is co-commissioned by CBeebies in the UK and Playhouse Disney in the US and is set to make its broadcast debut in early 2010 on CBeebies.
Created by UK producer, Tiger Aspect, and inspired by traditional African folktales and art, Tinga Tinga Tales (52 X 11 mins) tells stories about how children’s favourite animals came to be.
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