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9/21/2009
NELVANA ENTERPRISES PRESENTS EXCITING LINEUP OF PROPERTIES AT MIPCOM

(Toronto, Canada) – Nelvana Enterprises will feature the following properties at MIPCOM from October 5 to 9, 2009, in Cannes, France:

BEYBLADE:  Metal Fusion –- The spinning top toy phenomenon is making a much anticipated return with 51 new episodes set to debut next year. The series is co-produced by Nelvana and Japan’s d-rights and there will be a revamped toy line. For boys 8-12. (51 x half hour episodes)

Babar - and the Adventures of Badou
Viewers will meet King Babar’s eight-year-old grandson, Badou, and his friends in the latest chapter of this classic series set in the exotic backdrop of Celesteville. The series is a Canada-France co-production from Nelvana and TeamTO, with confirmed broadcasters TF1 in France and YTV in Canada. For kids 4-7. (26 x half-hour episodes/52 x 11 minute stories)

Detentionaire
A pilot is in production from Nelvana Studio in partnership with TELETOON about a teen falsely accused of pulling off a high school prank and being sentenced to one full year of detention. For kids 6-12.

Meet representatives of Nelvana Enterprises at MIPCOM at Booth N6.04.

About Nelvana Enterprises
Nelvana Enterprises is owned by Corus Entertainment Inc., a Canadian-based media and entertainment company. Corus is a market leader in specialty television and radio with additional assets in pay television, advertising services, television broadcasting, children's book publishing and children's animation. The company's multimedia entertainment brands include YTV, Treehouse, W Network, CosmoTV, VIVA, Movie Central, HBO Canada, Nelvana, Kids Can Press and radio stations including CKNW, CKOI and Q107. Corus creates engaging branded entertainment experiences for its audiences across multiple platforms. A publicly traded company, Corus is listed on the Toronto (CJR.B) and New York (CJR) exchanges. Experience Corus on the web at www.corusent.com.

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For more information, please contact:
Diana Pitt
Publicist
Nelvana Enterprises
(416) 530-2801








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