Camp Lakebottom

State of the industry: Canadian kids TV

Digital disruption and an end to regulatory protection has some in the Canadian kids business worried, but while content providers have one less broadcaster to pitch following the sell-off of Astral Media’s assets, they are optimistic that the same new platforms threatening traditional TV will provide them with greater global reach. Mark Dillon reports. The […]

News brief: Brazil enters Daniel Tiger’s Neighbourhood

TV Brasil has bought Brazilian free TV rights to Daniel Tiger’s Neighbourhood from Canada’s 9 Story Media Group. Following NATPE last week, 9 Story has also sold Wild Kratts to Canal Futura in Brazil and Television, and Daniel Tiger’s and Camp Lakebottom to Canal Once in Mexico. “Latin America is an important growth opportunity for […]

Disney spending more time in Camp Lakebottom

Disney has acquired the second season of toon series Camp Lakebottom for several of its channels. The second 26x22mins run of the animated comedy show has been acquired by Disney Channels Asia, covering Southeast Asia, South Korea, Taiwan and Hong Kong, as well as Disney Channel in the US, UK, CEE region and the Middle […]

Disney Channels visit Camp Lakebottom

Disney Channel in Taiwan and Hong Kong has acquired 9 Story Entertainment’s animated toons series Camp Lakebottom. The comedy follows a young prankster heading to Camp Sunny Smiles who’s bus takes a wrong turning and ends up at a spooky camp instead. 9 Story sells the show and has also shopped two seasons of Artzooka! […]

Transmedia by numbers

Children’s love of great TV content shows no signs of abating but young audiences are becoming increasingly agnostic when it comes to the screen they use to find it, resulting in the line between app, game, toy and TV show blurring. Mediametrie and Eurodata TV media consultant Claire Mitchell looks at the numbers these crossovers […]

News brief: Disney channels visit Camp Lakebottom

Disney XD in the US and Disney Channels across the globe have bought 9 Story Entertainment’s 26x22mins animated comedy Camp Lakebottom. Besides the US sales, 9 Story has sold the show to Disney Channel in the UK, Ireland, Benelux, Italy, Spain, Central and Eastern Europe, Japan, Korea, India and other Asian territories, the Middle East, […]

Super RTL and Canal+ head for Camp Lakebottom

9 Story Entertainment has shopped its animated series Camp Lakebottom to a raft of broadcasters. Germany’s Super RTL has bought the show and Canal+ has acquired it in France for its Canal+Family service. Teletoon has also taken French rights. In Australia, public broadcaster the ABC has picked up the 26x22mins series, which follows 12-year-old mastermind […]

Super RTL orders 50 hours from 9 Story

Super RTL has ordered a raft of new programming from producer and distributor 9 Story Entertainment. The German kids broadcaster has acquired 40x22mins Daniel Tiger’s Neighbourhood, 26x22mins Camp Lakebottom. It has also bought an additional 40 episodes of Wild Kratts. The broadcaster already airs all three seasons of 9 Story’s animated series Almost Naked Animals.