News Viz Acquires U.S. Rights to CG Series My Giant Friend
posted on 2011-02-18 21:19 EST
Viz Media has confirmed with ANN that it acquired the American rights to My Giant Friend, a CG-animated science-fiction television series about a boy named Linus, a giant alien named Boom, and their other friends. The company has informed ANN that for now it plans to sell the series to a broadcast partner.
My Giant Friend is a co-production between France's Timoon Animation and South Korea's SAMG Animation. The series currently airs on France's Canal J network (as Linus et Boom). It also runs in Korea, Italy, Norway, Czech Republic, Turkey, and Spain.