Jetpack content takes off in Asia

The distributor announces a raft of new broadcast partnerships across the territory for shows including Talking Tom and Kazoops from Asia TV Forum

Written by Rhys Thomas

Posted 06.12.2018 | Watch

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Jetpack Distribution has secured a wealth of new broadcast deals across Asia for its burgeoning library of shows.

The distributor, which recently reported triple-figure sales growth, shared the news from Asia TV Forum this week in Singapore, where it is showcasing a host of top-tier kids’ and family programming.

Talking Tom & Friends, Kitty is Not a Cat, Justin Time Go!, Kazoops, My Petsaurus, Boj, Wolf and Justin Time Go! will come to new audiences across the region, with four new broadcast partners picking up the shows.

Kazoops is heading to Disney Junior in Japan

Turner Asia Pacific’s Boomerang and Pogo will be airing series one to three of Outfit 7’s Talking Tom & Friends, while TVB (Asia) has picked up BES Animation’s Kitty is Not a Cat. In Japan, the antics of Cheeky Little’s Kazoops is heading to Disney Junior, and in South Korea, CJ ENM’s English Gem will be airing a full slate of new content, including Bumpy Box’s My Petsaurus, Samka Productions’ Wolf, Pesky’s Boj and seasons one and two of Guru Studio’s Justin Time Go!  

“We are delighted to be taking such a rich mix of our catalogue into Asian territories,” says Jetpack Distribution’s Head of Global Sales, Gillian Calvert Ridge. “We’re committed to blasting the best shows across the planet and it’s great to see such strong interest and commitment from some of the most established kids broadcasters in the region. We’re looking forward to growing our footprint in Asia.”


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