Magic' Down Under

SYDNEY — Top brass from China Central Television have just signed a co-production pact with Oz producer-distrib Southern Star and pubcaster ABC for a second series of pre-school show, “The Magic Mountain,” which will lens in Beijing.

According to Southern Star producer Ron Saunders, the show, which is shot in English and Mandarin, was CCTV’s first series co-production with a Western producer when the original series lensed in September.

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