Founded in 1995 by Marc du Pontavice, the award-winning Paris-based company owns a catalogue of more than 2,000 animated episodes and 3 feature films including strong brands such as Oggy & the Cockroaches, Zig & Sharko, The Daltons, Rolling with the Ronks and its first pre-school property, Paprika.
Broadcast in over 190 countries on all the major global children’s TV networks, these series are also breaking records on all the major digital platforms, including YouTube with over 250 million views per month, ranking Xilam as one of the top global content providers in animation.
Xilam employs more than 400 people, including 300 artists, who are based across its four studios located in Paris, Lyon, Angoulême and Hô-Chi-Minh-Ville in Vietnam.
Oggy celebrates its 20th birthday!
Xilam series gather over 2 million subscribers on youtube!
Deals with netflix and amazon
Deals with cartoon network, nickelodeon and disney channel
Oggy channel launched on youtube
Launch of zig & sharko,
a second hit for xilam!
Lucky luke reached
4 million viewers every sunday
on france 3 (france télévisions)
Stock exchange introduction
Oggy & the cockroaches
sold in over 150 countries
1 st french animated series
broadcasted on an american network