Mumbai: DQE has signed an exclusive broadcast agreement with Thailand based Thai Public Broadcasting Service (TPBS) for the animated 52X11’ 3D TV series titled The Jungle Book. TPBS is a public broadcasting service in Thailand and is the country’s first public TV station. It focuses mainly on children’s programmes, news and documentaries during prime time hours. Under the terms of this agreement, TBPS has exclusive free television rights to broadcast the 52 episodes of this animated series of The Jungle Book in both Thai and in English in Thailand for a period of three years.
Manager of Foreign Programme Acquisition Department, Thai Public Broadcasting Service Jaranya Kengtawikarn (Joy) said, “The legendary tale of Mowgli is an all time hit with all Thais and now The Jungle Book is coming back with a new touch, magical tale and new excitement in 3D animation. The Jungle Book is the master piece of high international quality animation from India, our neighbor from south Asia.”