Sally Bollywood to Air in the US and Around the World Zodiak Kids Secures First-Ever Deal with Qubo
Zodiak Kids has secured a raft of sales for the global hit TV series, Sally Bollywood, the Company announced today. The popular detective series is produced by Tele Images (a Zodiak Kids Company) and Three's A Company.
A broadcast agreement has been concluded with Qubo in the United States who have picked up the first two series' of Sally Bollywood (104 x 13'). The show will join the Qubo daily schedule on March 3rd.
Sally Bollywood series one and two have also been picked up around the world including Brazil, where it will air on Globosat's kid's platform, Gloob. Discovery India has picked up the broadcast rights for both series to air throughout India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, the Maldives, Pakistan and Sri Lanka on their Discovery Kids platform.
In Europe, Turkey's Smart Çocuk has also picked up the entire 104 episodes for transmission, while France Ô, Poland's Canal + and Gulli (Russia and CIS countries including, Ukraine, Latvia and Lithuania) picked up the second series - as did TV5 MONDE for their TV5 channels throughout Africa, Asia, the Pacific, the Middle East and Latin America.
Sally Bollywood launched on France 3 in 2009 and quickly garnered sales around the world including; Disney France, PopGirl TV (UK), Australia's 7 Network and ABC, Super RTL (Germany), Super! (Italy), Cartoon Network (Spain), Switzerland's RTS, French and Dutch-speaking Belgium (RTBF/VRT) and Israel's Noga.
Commenting on today's news, Karen Vermeulen, SVP Global Sales and Coproduction, Zodiak Kids said: "We are delighted to have concluded our first ever agreement with Qubo and the first ever deal for Sally Bollywood in the US! Qubo is the perfect platform for this fast paced, funny, multicultural show and we feel sure that our sassy detective will be a huge hit with American kids."