Tuesday, February 19

Boat Rocker Rights sells over 200 hours of kids and family titles

Boat Rocker

Toronto -based Boat Rocker Rights has sold more than 200 hours of kids and family titles including CBC Kids original Ollie! The Boy Who Became What He Ate.

The series, a co-production between Boat Rocker-owned Radical Sheep Productions and London, UK-based Mickey Rogers Media, was picked up by Universal Kids in the US.

The series, which follows a picky eater who gains the superpower of the foods he eats, started airing on the NBCUniversal-owned network yesterday. The show has also sold to Discovery MENA, Discovery Asia and Huashi TV (China).

On the other hand, The Curse of Clara by Toronto-based Smiley Guy Studios has sold to Globosat in Brazil.

The family holiday special follows a young girl vying for the lead role in The NutcrackerMeanwhile, SRC has picked up another holiday special and that is The Great Northern Candy Drop from Ottawa-based Amberwood Entertainment, for French Canada. The company also acquired DOT produced by Toronto’s Industrial Brothers in association with the Jim Henson Company.

Boat Rocker Rights also inked deals for The Next Step Live: The Movie.