Global streaming giant Netflix has renewed its licence for the first season of kids’ series Odd Squad for worldwide territories outside the US.
The deal is one of several involving international broadcasters picking up kids’ content from Canadian producer and distributor Sinking Ship Entertainment.
SIC in Portugal and YLE in Finland have acquired sci-fi conservation series Endlings, while ABC in Australia and Hop! In Israel have picked up the third season of preschool dinosaur adventure series Dino Dana.
Meanwhile, Sinking Ship’s distribution partner in Asia, Bomanbridge Media, has also signed a number of deals for Sinking Ship’s catalogue.
In Hong Kong, I-Cable has bought seasons one to four of Annedroids and Dino Dana, while PCCW has acquired seasons one and two of Odd Squad, What’s Inside? and Are We There Yet?.
In Vietnam, VTV7 and SCTV have acquired the second season of Odd Squad.
Source: C21 Media