A new deal will allow fans in Belgium, Denmark, Finland, the Czech Republic, Slovenia, Hungary, Germany and China to see Elton John Plays AVO Session From Basel.
The two-hour special was filmed on November 18. It's produced by Swiss Television SF and is being distributed by the recently launched C Major Entertainment.
Elton--or rather an animated version--will also planned for the small screen.
The cartoon is based on a series of children's books, lampooning the likes of Elton (for his shopping and temper), Michael Jackson, Robbie Williams and Pete Doherty.
Author Peter Robinson, who is also the founder of music gossip site Popjustice, says more titles are planned. They include John Lennon and Kylie Minogue.
Particulars regarding airdates are yet to be announced.