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Germany's Ki.Ka inks 'Babar' deal

Acquires 26 episodes of animated series

TORONTO -- German kids broadcaster Ki.Ka has inked a deal with Nelvana Enterprises for "Babar and the Adventures of Badoua," an updated CGI version of its classic "Babar" animated property.

Ki.Ka acquired the first 26 episodes of the animated series, a Canada-France co-production between Nelvana Studio and TeamTO.

Nelvana has already sold the cartoon series to YTV in Canada, TFI in France, and Australia's ABC TV.