Novel Entertainment and Abbey Home Media Celebrates 1 Million DVD Sales of Horrid Henry

Abbey Home Media and Novel Entertainment proudly announced today 1 million unit sales in the UK of the Horrid Henry DVD series. This hugely successful animated series has since it was first broadcast in 2006 gone from strength to strength with over 16 titles available in the Horrid Henry DVD range.

Based on the characters created by Francesca Simon and produced be Novel Entertainment, the programme shown daily on CiTV has won both the best cartoon award at the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards and been nominated twice for the Children's BAFTA Awards.

Ian Miles, Chairman, Abbey Home Media commented "We are delighted and incredibly proud of our relationship with Novel Entertainment which has created the success of the Horrid Henry DVD series. This exceptional character is one of the most popular children's characters of all time and Abbey Home Media will continue to bring this quality of DVD programmes to the market. These sales substantiate how healthy the children's DVD market is in the U.K.".

Mike Watts, MD of Novel Entertainment added "Abbey Home Media are an excellent joint-venture partner and the success of the Horrid Henry DVD sales is a testament to their knowledge of the children's video market as well as being a ringing endorsement for the popularity of Horrid Henry".

Posted on 1st Nov 2011