Jetpack scores raft of deals across Asia

Jetpacks slate of top-rated shows heading to screens in South Korea, Vietnam, China, Hong Kong, India and the Phillipines

Written by Rhys Thomas

Posted 29.11.2019 | Watch

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Jetpack Distribution has announced a series of wide-ranging deals with broadcasters across Asia.

They bring many of its top performing global hits such as: Oswaldo, The Barefoot Bandits, Rainbow Butterfly Unicorn Kitty, Wolf, The Sisters and Kitty is Not a Cat to screens across a variety of Asian countries.

In South Korea kids animation channel Tooniverse has acquired the rights to air Oswaldo; English Gem is airing season one and two of My Petsaurus, seasons one and two of Justin Time and season one of Boj; and Pacific Bridge has bought the rights to season one of Yoko.

China’s Shenghai Shenyu has acquired the rights to air season one of Rainbow Butterfly Unicorn Kitty, and TVB will air seasons one to four of Our Family in Hong Kong.

Vietnam’s Vietcontent will air season one of The Sisters, season one of Jamie’s Got Tentacles and season one of Wolf, while Philippines lifestyle and entertainment channel Pop Life has bought the rights to seasons one to three of Justin Time, season one of Invisible Network of Kids, season one of The Barefoot Bandits and season one of Rainbow Butterfly Unicorn Kitty.

Finally, India-based ETV India has acquired the rights to season one of The Sisters and season one of Kitty is Not a Cat.

Marie-Laure Roche, Jetpack Distribution’s Global Head of Sales, says: “These deals are a testament to the enduring appeal of Jetpack’s kids and family shows are proven successes across the globe.

“We are delighted to be working with so many established broadcasters across the region and I am looking forward to attending Asia TV Forum and bringing more of our content to screen across Asia.”


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