‘Peppa Pig’ Owner Plunges After Broadcaster ITV Walks Away

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  • Entertainment One declined to engage, U.K. TV company says
  • Canadian producer rejected $1.3 billion ITV offer as too low

Shares of Entertainment One Ltd. plunged after U.K. broadcaster ITV Plc withdrew its 1 billion-pound ($1.3 billion) offer for the owner of the popular children’s television franchise “Peppa Pig,” saying the production company was unwilling to engage in talks.

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