EM.Ent sells kids classics to Uni audio


CANNES — EM.Entertainment, the children’s entertainment division of Munich-based EM.Sport Media, has signed an extensive deal with Universal Music Deutschland for exploitation of its catalogue of classic German children’s titles.

The deal, which runs through May 2011, will give Universal audio format rights across German-speaking Europe for EM titles such as “Vicky the Viking,” “Maya the Bee” and “Nils Holgersson.” In addition to audio books and CD rights, Universal also takes distribution rights across all online platforms for the titles.