Go Jetters


BBC Studios titles make it to Lat Am PlayKids app

BBC Studios and PlayKids have reached an deal which will give users of the PlayKids app in Latin America immediate access to seven CBeebies titles. The titles include Charlie & Lola, Hey Dugee, Sarah & Duck, Clangers, Go Jetters (pictured), Nelly & Nora and Dinopaws. The slate has been selected by PlayKids curators to provide […]

BBCWW inks first children’s deal with Amazon

BBC Worldwide has acquired its first multi-year children’s licensing deal with SVOD service Amazon Prime Video in the UK and Ireland. The deal will give subscribers in the region access to a raft of children’s TV series from CBeebies and CBBC, including Hey Duggee, Go Jetters, Sarah & Duck, Charlie & Lola and Gigglebiz as […]

BBC’s Go Jetters flies into China

Chinese state broadcaster CCTV has acquired BBC kids series Go Jetters. The series will also launch on several streaming services in the country. The deal means the preschool series, which airs on the CBeebies net in the UK, will reach 1.1 billion Chinese viewers on CCTV. It will go out on the Chinese broadcaster’s CCTV-14 […]

Worldwide kids: Miami and Liverpool beckon

With trips to Miami and Liverpool coming up, Henrietta Hurford-Jones, BBC Worldwide’s director of childrens, tells TBI about new and returning shows, and her kids TV shopping list. The calendar for kids execs is well-populated with kids conferences, markets, screenings and producer get-togethers, and Showcase comes just days after the Kidscreen event, which corrals all […]

Africa launch for CBeebies

The BBC’s preschool channel CBeebies is launching in East Africa on the Zuku pay TV platform. The UK pubcaster’s commercial arm, BBC Worldwide, handles the channel’s distribution internationally as part of its portfolio of channels. It has inked a deal with Zuku TV and the preschool channel is now available on the pay TV platform […]

MIPJunior Hot Pick: Go Jetters

Go Jetters hails from BBC In-house Production and BBC Worldwide, the commercial arm of the UK pubcaster. It started out as an online game on the CBeebies website but has been developed into a fully-fledged 52x11mins series. “The game was developed first, at the front, and that is the first time that has been done […]

Geography, play-along for CBeebies

UK preschool channel CBeebies has commissioned a show based on world geography and a play-along sketch show. Go Jetters is a 52x11mins animated comedy series that brings together accessible geography concepts with relatable stories, while 26x14mins Spot Bots is billed as a series of funny live-action sketches that each contain games for viewers to play […]