American children’s programmer Discovery Kids will co-produce the new animated series Winnie & Wilbur from Winduna Enterprises, which will be released in Latin America during the second quarter of 2017. The show is in pre-production and will consist of 52 episodes of 11 minutes each.
“We are proud to bring to the Discovery Kids screen this wonderful story and to offer our audience a unique adaptation of this beloved collection of books. We look forward to adding Winnie & Wilbur to our robust line up of animated series and to further its impact through licensing and digital platforms”, expressed the Director of Programming and Acquisitions for Discovery Kids Latin America, Flavio Medeiros, in a press release.
Winduna Enterprises is a British company created to develop content based on the books Winnie the Witch, Valerie Thomas and Korky Paul. The program, as well as books, will be oriented to the public of between four and seven years. It will be conducted by King Rollo Films Studios and distributed by Jetpack.