Zodiak’s Zack & Quack Makes a Splash
Cannes, France -- Zodiak Kids announced a raft of pre-sales for their brand new kids show, Zack & Quack. The 3-D animated pre-school series which is available as 52 x 11 minute episodes will make its debut at MIPCOM.
New pre-sales include Treehouse in Canada, Discovery Kids Latin America, France TV, YLE in Finland and Turkey’s Minika. DVD partners have also been secured in North America with Phase 4 DVD in the US and Corus DVD in Canada coming aboard. Zodiak previously announced that it has appointed Nickelodeon as its global broadcaster for the series. It is expected to debut on Nick Jr. channels worldwide from early 2014.
Produced by Zodiak’s own studio, The Foundation, in partnership with creators QQD Limited and South Korean animation studio High 1 Entertainment, Zack & Quack follows the adventures of a dynamic and adventurous boy named Zack and his best friend, an impulsive young duck called Quack.
Zack & Quack live inside the most amazing pop-up book ever! It’s a place full of fantastical surprises – where pulling pop-ups makes exciting and unexpected things happen. From the second they step into their garden, the adventure begins. Exciting new worlds and fantastic voyages literally unfold before your eyes! Enter the world of Zack and Quack and discover a world of surprise, adventure and pop-up play.
Karen Vermeulen, SVP Global Sales and Coproduction, Zodiak Kids said, “We are delighted to report such a strong start to Zack & Quack sales with this stellar line up of preeminent broadcasters coming aboard the series. This beautifully animated series is absolutely unique in that Zack & Quack’s whole world revolves around the concept of pop-up and paper - so that pulling a tab or lifting a flap can catapult the story in a totally different direction. Their world of surprises is sure to resonate with young children everywhere and we look forward to presenting it to potential new broadcast partners at MIPCOM.”
Source: Zodiak Kids