ABC secures Irish hybrid kids series

Australian pubcaster the ABC has bought live-action/animated series Little Roy from Irish children’s television company Jam Media. The broadcaster has taken exclusive rights, and will begin airing the show in 2017. The show is the latest in the Jam franchise, which began with CBBC’s Roy, and is a co-commission between CBBC and younger-skewed CBeebies. It […]

BBC kids orders more Roy shows

BBC kids channels CBeebies and CBBC have jointly commissioned a new 52x14mins season of Little Roy. The animated series will go out across the preschool CBeebies channel and its older-skewing sibling CBBC. Little Roy was a spin-off from animated series Roy, and CBBC has also ordered a new show featuring the animated character, the live-action […]