Nicktoons Show Coming to DVD13 Mar, 2006 By: Jessica Wolf
“Corneil & Bernie" is coming to DVD.The animated adventures of a dog-genius and his bizarre dogsitter air nightly on Nickelodeon's Nicktoons Network, and now First National Pictures has acquired all the video rights for the series from production company Earthworks Entertainment.
“This is a wonderful, world-class property,” said Cathy Malatesta, head of global licensing for Earthworks. “First National Pictures [is] a powerhouse distribution company with tremendous retail sales connections”
First National Pictures expects the family-friendly series to be a big hit on DVD, said company president and CEO Ryan Kugler.
“Kids and parents are hungry for entertainment they can share and enjoy together — whenever, wherever and as often as they want,” he said.