Amazon’s streaming service LOVEFiLM has signed a content deal with the UK’s leading animation production company Aardman. Under the deal UK subscribers of LOVEFiLM will have instant access to Aardman’s vast library of programming which includes Wallace & Gromit, Morph, Shaun the Sheep, Timmy Time, Rex the Runt, Angry Kid and Creature Comforts.
Speaking of the deal with Aardman, Jim Buckle, Managing Director of LOVEFiLM, said: “Aardman’s stop-motion animations are loved by generations of fans and it is exciting to be able to bring their catalogue to our customers. Our deals with iconic studios like Aardman make us the number one subscription service for films and TV series. We have the best content, available on a huge range of living room devices, internet-connected TVs and tablets.”
While Robin Gladman, Digital Content and Partnerships Manager at Aardman added: “We know that viewers feel as much love for our animations as we do. This new deal with LOVEFiLM is an exciting development in our aim to embrace many digital platforms. It allows us to bring some of our best-loved creations into even more homes across the UK.”