Om Nom Stories airs on CITV from November 2013
RAFA newsNovember 12, 2013 21:51
ZeptoLab UK Limited and CITV today announced that Om Nom Stories, the hit animated short films based on the award winning game Cut the Rope, is now airing on the CITV channel.
Om Nom Stories produced by Toonbox studio is a series of 1-2 minute animated adventures that follows the adventures of Om Nom, the star of the gaming app phenomenon Cut the Rope, who is a cute little monster who has an insatiable quest for candy!
The animated short films have already enjoyed over 100 million views globally on YouTube and are a big hit with the target audience of kids aged from 5-11. As well as CITV and YouTube, Gulli in France, Clan in Spain and Kaiser in Germany are airing the animated shorts on television or online.
Cut the Rope has firmly established itself as a global multi-channel entertainment and retail franchise. ITV Studios Global Entertainment (ITVS GE) manages the European licensing campaign for Cut the Rope, which already has over 50 licensees in Europe, with massive success in the UK for Vivid Imaginations’ Cut the Rope toy range.
Jamila Metran, Head of Programming, CITV, says: “We are delighted to be bringing Om Nom’s adventures to a TV audience in the UK for the first time. Om Nom Stories captures the wit, charm and fun of the game and the character in a series of delightful animated shorts that we hope our viewers will love.”
The TV-series Om Nom Stories is produced by Toonbox studio which is one of the most famous animation studios in Russia. The first episode was unveiled on 25 October, 2012. It gathered many views and quickly became popular on Youtube. In 2012 Om Nom Stories was recognized with the iKids Awards for Best Web/App Series. Toonbox is known for many animation projects such as Qumi-Qumi and Mr. Freeman.
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