Sid The Science Kid

News brief: Asian nets acquire Jim Henson shows

Asian channels including Hong Kong’s TVB have acquired content from The Jim Henson Company. Among the deals, TVB has acquired a multi-episode broadcast agreement for Doozers, Pajanimals and Sid the Science Kid. Also in Hong Kong, PCCW has bought Pajanimals. In Europe, Finland’s Nelonen has acquired Fraggle Rock and Labyrinth.

Discovery Kids buys Science Kid movie from Henson

Pan-regional channel Discovery Kids Latin America has acquired Sid the Science Kid: The Movie and Fraggle Rock spin-off Doozers. The Sid movie is a spin-off the Sid the Science Kid series and follows the title character and his classmate on a visit to a new science museum as they encounter a wacky professor, voiced by Back to […]

India’s Zee acquires Henson’s Sid The Science Kid

Indian broadcaster Zee has acquired The Jim Henson Company’s preschool series Sid The Science Kid for its new kids channel. This comes ahead of both the Asia Television Forum and the Asian Animation Summit, where The Jim Henson Company will be attending looking to ramp up its business in the region. Zee has picked up […]