Katie Benbow

BBCWW takes Pests and Rich Kids into Africa

Passion Distribution has shopped a raft of content to BBC Worldwide in the wake of the recent Discop Africa market. Worldwide acquired a package that includes Rich Kids of Social Media and UKTV’s pest control series Deadliest Pests Down Under (pictured) for its channels in the region. The deal also included Firecracker Films’ one-off Channel 4 […]

Furchester Hotel opens on CBeebies nets

Preschool series The Furchester Hotel is heading to CBeebies channels in Africa, Australia and Poland. Following the show bowing internationally on the ABC in Australia, it will launch on the BBC Worlwide-operated CBeebies networks later this year. It’s also being made available globally on YouTube. The live-action show is a CBeebies UK and Sesame Workshop coproduction, […]