has announced new broadcast deals for its CGI-animated preschool series, “Ricky Zoom”, that will see it race onto TV screens across Australia for the first time.
The 52x11 minute episodes from season one of “Ricky Zoom” are set to launch on Nickelodeon’s preschool channel, Nick Jr., in Australia. The series will debut on July 20 with new episodes airing weekdays at 10AM. From November, “Ricky Zoom” will also begin airing on Australia’s Channel 9 to further accelerate exposure in the region.
“We’re proud to be bringing ‘Ricky Zoom’ to audiences in Australia by extending our partnership with Nickelodeon and welcoming Channel 9 as our terrestrial partner in the region,” says Monica Candiani, executive vice president content sales, family brands, Entertainment One. “’Ricky Zoom’ is an action comedy adventure series with real heart and these latest deals are testament to the strong appeal of the show.”
Nick Jr. is already home to the show in both the U.S. and U.K., whilst Australia’s
of broadcast partners bringing the show to a global audience. These include:
- CCTV (China)
- Channel 5 Milkshake! (U.K.)
- Clan TV (Spain)
- Discovery Kids (Latin America)
- Thai PBS (Thailand)
- Gulli (France)
- Karusel (Russia)
- Minika Cocuk (Turkey)
- NRK (Norway)
- RAI (Italy)
- Spacetoon (MENA)
- Super RTL (Germany)
- SVT (Sweden)
- Treehouse (Canada)
- Youku (China)
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