‘Mister Maker’ Continues LatAm Growth


Zodiak Kids has renewed the broadcast and licensing partnerships for the preschool series “Mister Maker” in Latin America to continue the brand’s growth in the region.

Zodiak has renewed is distribution deal with Discovery Networks Latin America that will see the series continue to air on Discovery Kids.

Zodiak Kids recently announced that a new series, “Mister Maker around the World,” is in production with The Foundation. As part of the filming for the new series, Mister Maker visited Rio de Janiero in June and met children to learn about art in Latin America and made new projects inspired by their local culture.

At the same time, Zodiak Kids renewed Exim Licensing as the brand’s agent in the region. Exim will continue to represent Mister Maker for merchandising, promotions, print publications and events like the craft workshops that have been held at malls across Brazil in recent months.

“We’re delighted to be building on the success and popularity of Mister Maker as an entertainment brand in LatAm,” says Jennifer Lawlor, senior vice president, consumer products, Zodiak Rights. “With the continued broadcast support from Discovery Kids and our partnership with Exim Licensing, we have a great platform for the consumer products program to continue to grow.”