Radio-Canada buys 'Geronimo Stilton'

Cartoon is set for 2009-10 delivery

TORONTO -- Canadian broadcaster Radio-Canada has pre-bought the European kids cartoon series "Geronimo Stilton" from Taffy Entertainment.

Radio-Canada committed to 26 half-hours of the co-production between Italy's Atlantyca Entertainment, French producer Moonscoop Prods. and L.A.-based Mike Young Prods.

"Geronimo Stilton," based on the popular Italian literary property, centers on the adventures of a mild-mannered mouse and his young nephew. The cartoon is set for delivery in 2009-10 after voice recording in Vancouver.