You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Animax goes Gonzo

World Brief

Japanese toon maker Gonzo has signed an output deal with Hong Kong-based Animax Asia, which operates a 24-hour cable and satellite TV channel specializing in Japanese toons and reaches 25 million in Taiwan, Hong Kong, South Asia, Southeast Asia and the Philippines.

First title to be released under the deal is “Trinity Blood,” which bowed on Animax’s Hong Kong strand June 1. Other toons on the initial slate are “Samurai 7,” “The Count of Monte Cristo” and “Hellsing.”

“We intend to expand the number of titles, but for now only TV series are included in the deal,” said Gonzo rep Hiroko Kimura. Arthur Smith, who manages international sales for Gonzo parent GDH, closed the deal with Animax.

More TV

  • THE 91ST ANNUAL MACY'S THANKSGIVING DAY

    NBC Feasts on Strong Turnout for Thanksgiving Day Parade, Football

    Japanese toon maker Gonzo has signed an output deal with Hong Kong-based Animax Asia, which operates a 24-hour cable and satellite TV channel specializing in Japanese toons and reaches 25 million in Taiwan, Hong Kong, South Asia, Southeast Asia and the Philippines. First title to be released under the deal is “Trinity Blood,” which bowed […]

  • imagine dragons

    Imagine Dragons Rules TV Ads With 'Believer,' 'Thunder'

    Japanese toon maker Gonzo has signed an output deal with Hong Kong-based Animax Asia, which operates a 24-hour cable and satellite TV channel specializing in Japanese toons and reaches 25 million in Taiwan, Hong Kong, South Asia, Southeast Asia and the Philippines. First title to be released under the deal is “Trinity Blood,” which bowed […]

  • Jon Barnthal Remote Controlled Podcast

    Remote Controlled: 'The Punisher' Star Jon Bernthal on Why the Role Scared Him

    Japanese toon maker Gonzo has signed an output deal with Hong Kong-based Animax Asia, which operates a 24-hour cable and satellite TV channel specializing in Japanese toons and reaches 25 million in Taiwan, Hong Kong, South Asia, Southeast Asia and the Philippines. First title to be released under the deal is “Trinity Blood,” which bowed […]

  • Hakeem Kae-Kazim to Play Cesil Colby

    Hakeem Kae-Kazim to Play Cesil Colby in ‘Dynasty’ (EXCLUSIVE)

    Japanese toon maker Gonzo has signed an output deal with Hong Kong-based Animax Asia, which operates a 24-hour cable and satellite TV channel specializing in Japanese toons and reaches 25 million in Taiwan, Hong Kong, South Asia, Southeast Asia and the Philippines. First title to be released under the deal is “Trinity Blood,” which bowed […]

  • HBO Snapchat Black Friday

    HBO's Black Friday Buy: A Snapchat Story Telling You to Stream Instead of Shop

    Japanese toon maker Gonzo has signed an output deal with Hong Kong-based Animax Asia, which operates a 24-hour cable and satellite TV channel specializing in Japanese toons and reaches 25 million in Taiwan, Hong Kong, South Asia, Southeast Asia and the Philippines. First title to be released under the deal is “Trinity Blood,” which bowed […]

  • Unfinished 'Doctor Who' Episode Is Finally

    Unfinished 'Doctor Who' Episode Is Finally Completed - 38 Years Later

    Japanese toon maker Gonzo has signed an output deal with Hong Kong-based Animax Asia, which operates a 24-hour cable and satellite TV channel specializing in Japanese toons and reaches 25 million in Taiwan, Hong Kong, South Asia, Southeast Asia and the Philippines. First title to be released under the deal is “Trinity Blood,” which bowed […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content