Israeli channel acquires 'The Cat in the Hat'
Half-hour cartoon series narrated by Martin ShortTORONTO -- Israeli preschool channel Hop! has acquired "The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!" from Portfolio Entertainment.
The Zebra TV Channels service acquired the Canadian-British co-produced half-hour cartoon series from Portfolio and British production partner Collingwood O'Hare Productions.
The Martin Short-narrated series inspired by Dr. Suess in early September bowed on PBS in the U.S. market and has also been sold to Playhouse Disney channels in 40 markets worldwide.