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  1. 'Peppa Pig' is fast becoming a hit for the preschool setRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    The animated show about a little girl pig originated in the U.K. and has been popular there for a while; its producers will make a bundle in merchandising "Peppa Pig" might be only a children's cartoon on Nickelodeon, but the creators of the U.K.-made kids' show stand to rake in in more than $1 billion in global merchandising revenues in 2014. The show consists of gentle five-minute shorts that follow a sweet pre-school aged pig named Peppa who loves jumping in mud puddles.


  2. Charlie Brooker: "The stories in Black Mirror keep coming true"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Radio Times

    ... know what we want. The other week I was sitting at home and I got an email from Amazon thanking me for ordering Peppa Pig Goes . I hadn't. Turns out my two-year-old had picked up the Kindle and somehow bought it. And I thought, "Oh, that's quite ...


  3. Make it a DVD ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Detroit News

    ... and is shipped off in a charity crate to a foreign land. "Peppa's Christmas" (Entertainment One): Nick Jr.'s hit "Peppa Pig" gets a holiday release that sees the lovable British sensation singing Christmas carols, writing a letter to Santa and more ...


  4. ANZAC Girls, Doctor Blake top ABC dramasRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Inside Film

    ... oss all episodes, the program recorded 880,000 program plays. Most viewed Children's programs include PLAY SCHOOL, PEPPA PIG and BEN AND HOLLY'S LITTLE KINGDOM.


  5. Bracknell's Christmas starts this weekend with the annual lights switch onRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Get Reading

    ... Amber Hill, the Binfield shooter who won the BBC's Young Sports Personality of the Year. Children's TV favourite Peppa Pig will also be making appearances in the former Mothercare unit in Charles Square at intervals between 10am and 4pm. Rob Morris, ...


  6. Colouring books for adults: How the French are going crazy for CrayolasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The Independent

    ... French people can't be wrong, and so one afternoon last week, with Son Two mesmerised by a shape sorter and Peppa Pig babysitting Son One, I bring out Creative Colouring For Grown Ups and reach for the Crayola stash. Approximately three seconds pass ...


  7. Gallery: Peppa Pig turns on Huntingdon's Christmas lightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Hunts Post

    "For a wet afternoon it was a fantastic turnout," said Cllr Hensley. "There must have been 2,000 people there, it was absolutely heaving.


  8. Q&A Forum: November 24, 2014Read the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Catallaxy

    ... his observations. I'm betting Snowcone will do a tie in with James Cromwell in Babe and cuts by Abbott666 to Peppa Pig. I wanna see if Holly Ransom has nicer upper arms compared to the UN yoof ambassador last week. Big ask. Kenya and Nigeria, a very ...


  9. Baby, I'm amazed ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... addition to the changes noted above, he's also developing a wicked sense of humor. Six months ago, he would watch "Peppa Pig" raptly but silently. Now, he just bursts out laughing, especially in the new car episode in which Daddy Pig gets sprayed in ...


  10. Jane Bradley: Name and shame for animated aliasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 |

    IT'S LUCKY that good old Donald Duck - the Highland man born a decade before the cartoon character was even a twinkle in Walt Disney's eye - didn't have a problem with his namesake. For this week, an Italian woman has taken legal action against the British makers of cartoon Peppa Pig, claiming that their decision to give a character the same name as her - albeit in the English translation - has caused her significant distress.


  11. What Peppa Pig taught Mark ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Age

    There is an untold story concerning Peppa Pig and Mark Scott, the ABC's managing director. Scott has three daughters but they are older than the target age group for the British-made children's cartoon that rates highly on ABC2.


  12. Children's TV Program CHUGGINGTON to Kick Off First North American Live Tour This WinterRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 |

    ... (Asia, Australia, South Africa, Middle East, Egypt, India and New Zealand), Yo Gabba Gabba! Live! (Australia) and PEPPA PIG Live! Treasure Hunt (Australia).


  13. Top TV exports: The British shows which became hits all over the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 |

    From Peppa Pifg to Top Gear, it seems that foreign audiences just can't get enough of shows devised and made in Britain It is 10 years since Peppa Pig hit our screens, and now it is hard to imagine life without Peppa and her pals. Peppa, her brother George along with Mummy Pig and Daddy Pig have become firm favourites with families across the land.


  14. How Peppa Pig conquered the world and became a $1bn industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 |

    Her pink face smiles from everything from tins of pasta to sunglasses and backpacks. And today, 10 years after she hit TV screens, Peppa Pig is such a phenomenon it's hard to imagine a world without her.


  15. Peppa Pig - the $1billion phenomenon taking the world by stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 |

    Kids TV character Peppa Pig has brought home the bacon for her owners, after becoming a $1billion a year global hit. That's how much Entertainment One estimates the pre-school show will make this year from TV rights and spin-off merchandise.


  16. Entertainment One profits double despite drop in top lineRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Live Charts

    Entertainment One saw revenues decline during its first half despite the growing popularity of its Peppa Pig franchise. Revenues fell from A 366.1m to A 330.5m.


  17. Woman called Gabriella Goat sues Peppa Pig over 'ridicule'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Age

    An Italian woman called Gabriella Goat is suing the makers of Peppa Pig , claiming she has become the butt of endless jokes because she shares her name with a character in the popular children's show. Gabriella Capra is claiming 100,000 euros from the British producers of the show, which features a baby goat character.


  18. Peppa Pig creators sued by Italian woman 'teased' for sharing name with Gabriella GoatRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies An Italian woman is suing the British producers of Peppa Pig claiming she was damaged by an episode featuring a baby goat character with the same name.


  19. Italian Woman Named 'Gabriella Goat' Sues 'Peppa Pig' ProducersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Cartoon Brew

    An Italian woman who has the same name as a character on the hit British preschool series Peppa Pig is suing London-based animation studio Astley Baker Davies for a 100,000 . The woman, Gabriella Capra, 40, claims that she was "teased and made an object of scorn" after a Peppa Pig episode featured a character named Gabriella Goat.


  20. Woman Sues Peppa Pig Producers Over Goat That Shares Her NameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Time

    An adult Italian woman who shares a name with an animated goat in the popular Peppa Pig children's series is demanding 100,000 in compensation from the show's producers because she's been "teased" about it. Gabriella Capra, 40, is suing London animation firm Astley Baker Davies for damages after she was mocked by her presumably adult friends for sharing a name with "Gabriella Goat," a minor character in a television show aimed at toddlers.