Toronto, Canada -- 9 Story Entertainment announced the sale of Guess How Much I Love You – The Adventures of Little Nutbrown Hare (52 x 11’) to Nickelodeon France. The preschool series from Australia’s SLR Productions, Germany’s KI.KA and Singapore’s Scrawl Studios launched in September on Nick Jr. in France.
Guess How Much I Love You – The Adventures of Little Nutbrown Hare is the first adaptation of the much loved bestselling picture book which has sold more than 32 million copies worldwide. The series relates the adventures of the Nutbrown Hares family and their friends with the same endearing simplicity and love that has made the book a timeless classic.
The series continues to air on Disney Junior US, KI.KA Germany, ABC4Kids Australia, Nickelodeon UK, TV2 Norway, Hop! Israel, RTP Portugal, Disney Spain & Italy, ZAPP Netherlands, TRT Turkey, Mini Mini Poland, VRT Belgium and EESTI Estonia, TFO and TVO Canada and YLE Finland.
“Guess How Much I Love You – The Adventures of Little Nutbrown Hare is a tremendous fit with our overall corporate brand,” said Pierre Hergaut, Head of Programming and On-air, Nickelodeon France. “The show is beautifully produced and its sweet, endearing style suits our target demographic perfectly.”
“We are thrilled to be partnering with Nickelodeon France on this evergreen property and look forward to seeing the series succeed for them,” said Natalie Osborne, Managing Director, 9 Story Entertainment. “They are the perfect home for Guess How Much I Love You – The Adventures of Little Nutbrown Hare in France, especially with Nick Jr. in the U.K. having just recently launched the series,” added Jill Keenleyside, Vice President Distribution, 9 Story Entertainment.
“Guess How Much I Love You – The Adventures of Little Nutbrown Hare continues to be an exceptional success in the international and domestic markets. With its universal themes and gentle stories, it has timeless appeal to audiences all over the world. Its popularity has grown so much so that we have released the ‘Guess How Much I Love You - Interactive Episodes’ iPad game application which can be downloaded for the global market from http://ghmily.tv/ipad-app,” said Executive Producer and CEO of SLR Productions, Suzanne Ryan.
Source: 9 Story Entertainment