Zack & Quack

Zodiak launches kids YouTube channels

The kids division of Zodiak Media will launch two YouTube channels later this year. ZeeKay and ZeeKay Junior will target the kids and preschool sectors respectively and launch as part of YouTube’s recent kids initiatives. Zodiak said there will be original online pilots as well as established Zodiak Kids shows including Mister Maker (pictured), Waybuloo, […]

Channel 5 is new Zack and Quack fan

The UK’s Channel 5 is among buyers of Zodiak Kids-sold toon Zack and Quack. Channel 5’s Viacom stablemate Nickelodeon already broadcasts the show in the US, and a raft of channels have also come on board. These are Discovery Networks Italy, which will broadcast it on free DTT channel Frisbee, Clan TV in Spain, TG4 […]

News brief: Presales for Zack & Quack

Zodiak Kids new preschooler Zack & Quack has presold to five broadcasters around the world. The 3D animated show from Zodiak-owned UK toon house The Foundation, QQD Limited and High 1 Entertainment has gone to Treehouse in Canada, Discovery Kids Latin America, France Televisions, YLE in Finland and Turkey’s Minika. It is expected to launch […]

MIPJunior Hot Pick: Zodiak’s Zack & Quack

Israel has emerged as one of the most influential TV content-creating hubs in the world, but the country’s creatives are better known for making the shows that led to gritty dramas Homeland and In Treatment than preschool-friendly fare. Zack & Quack could go some way to correcting that, with the CGI kids series soon to […]