BabyFirst Launches In-House Production Unit
Created 09/10/2008 - 00:00
BabyFirst has formed BFTV Productions, an in-house unit established to produce original television programming expressly for the preschool market.
Now reaching 100 million home worldwide, BabyFirst is a commercial-free 24/7 channel designed for babies and toddlers and their parents. Arik Kerman, SVP of Programming for BabyFirst and the executive responsible the channel's programming, will serve as General Manager of BFTV Productions. Programming produced by BFTV Productions will be offered to preschool broadcasters worldwide.
Making its debut at MIPCOM Jr., BFTV Productions rolls out with two original preschool properties, THE GREENIES and HELLO AROUND THE WORLD.
THE GREENIES (5x26) is a non-dialogue series that presents three lovable characters who learn to appreciate and protect our planet in various funny adventures. HELLO AROUND THE WORLD (3x39) teaches young viewers how to say hello in different languages.