APC Kids to distribute the new TeamTO's action-adventure comedy series "Jade Armor" worldwide, excluding the Americas and China. Produced by TeamTO with France Télévisions, the 26 x 26’ stars a strong, kung-fun-loving female central character aimed at a 6 to 10 year old audience.
The series has also been picked up by Warner Bros. Discovery for HBO Max and Cartoon Network (EMEA), France Télévisions (France), Super RTL (Germany), ABC (Australia) and CBC (Canada). "Jade Armor" debuted on France Télévisions’ Okoo last September and Super RTL’s toggo.de in November with excellent ratings and It has been scheduled for launch on all other channels between late 2022 and early 2023.
Lionel Marty, Managing Director of APC Kids, said: “'Jade Armor is a fun and vibrant series from TeamTO, with an epic female character at its heart and an outstanding creative team behind it. The series has received great feedback since its launch in 2022, and we have no doubt audiences all over the world will fall in love with the show’s thrilling storylines and this unlikely teen hero, and we very much look forward to expanding the footprint of the series and making this a reality.”
Corinne Kouper, SVP Production and Development, TeamTO, added “We are delighted to work with APC, a truly dedicated sales force, especially at such an exciting time for 'Jade Armor'. The series has performed extremely well already and has even started to gain a very enthusiastic online fan base! We feel very positive about Jade’s future and have started to develop the story arc for the next season.”
Jade Armor’s talented all-female creative team is led by multi-award-winning executive producer Corinne Kouper, supported by showrunner and co-creator, Chloé Miller; head writer, MJ Offen; French story editor, Ghyslaine Pujol, and co-developer, Mary Bredin. Based on a concept by M Pongo Kuo, "Jade Armor" is entirely produced in TeamTO’s animation studios in France.
The series has performed extremely well already and has even started to gain a very enthusiastic online fan base! We feel very positive about Jade’s future and have started to develop the story arc for the next season” Corinne Kouper SVP Production and Development, TeamTO