Monday, October 31, 2005

Rupert the £6m Bear

Fergus Sheppard reports for the Scotsman that Rupert the Bear has sold: "Entertainment Rights (ER) has paid £6 million to Express Newspapers for a two-thirds controlling stake in Rupert, and plans to market the Rupert brand across television, DVDs and other merchandise."

A new animated TV program is in the works.