Netflix kids films to Chinese SVOD net through Air Bud deal
Four kids films recently produced for Netflix are headed for China through a deal on-demand service iQiyi has struck with LA’s Air Bud Entertainment (ABE).
The deal comprises the Pup Star franchise and others ABE has produced with The Walt Disney Company, Air Bud and Disney Air Buddies, plus the MVP franchise.
ABE is a family-focused production company based in Malibu, California, and all of its content will be available in China following the iQiyi agreement.
Rights included are SVOD, TVOD and traditional television, plus theatrical release and licensing and merc…