‘Ricky Zoom’ Revs Up for Broadcast in Australia

The show is set to premiere in Australia this month.

License Global

July 17, 2020

1 Min Read

Entertainment One 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 Channel 9 joins a growing list 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)

About the Author(s)

License Global

License Global is the leading news source for the brand licensing industry, delivering award-winning editorial content including news, trends, analysis, and special reports about the global consumer product and retail marketplace.

Through its print edition, website, daily e-newsletter and event publications, License Global reaches more than 150,000 executives and professionals in all major markets. The magazine also serves as the official publication for the sector’s trade events, which include Licensing Expo, Brand Licensing Europe, Licensing Expo Japan, Licensing Expo Shanghai and the Licensing Leadership Summit.

Subscribe for updates directly into your inbox.




Subscribe and receive the latest news from the industry Article
Join 62,000+ members. Yes, it's completely free.

You May Also Like