Season 3 of the preschool animated series set to launch on Disney Junior and Disney+ in Fall 2023.
Boat Rocker announced that its preschool animated series Dino Ranch has been renewed for a third season, which will air on Disney Junior and stream on Disney+ in the U.S. in Fall 2023, followed by an international rollout on Disney Junior in Latin America and Disney+ in the U.K., Ireland, Australia and New Zealand.
Season 2 of Dino Ranch launched this summer, including the first tentpole 22-minute special Dino-SOAR! which introduced flying dinos to the team, and is set to drop on Disney+ in the U.S. later this year as well as Disney Junior Latin America in 2023. The third season will continue to expand the Dino Ranch universe with thrilling new adventures, including a second 22-minute tentpole special that will introduce a new location, vehicles, gadgets, and even more dinosaur friends to continue to deepen pre-schoolers love of the show and expand the franchise.
The show follows the action-packed adventures of adopted siblings Jon, Min, and Miguel, and their Ma and Pa, on the ranch and beyond, as they go about their tasks of raising their lively dinosaur livestock. Full of fast-riding, high-flying fun, the episodes highlight the value of hard work, teamwork, and commitment in stories that tackle the challenges of growing up.
“We’re thrilled to be producing a third season of Dino Ranch, a series that has won over kids and parents around the world with its unique blend of accessible storytelling and premium animation,” said Ivan Schneeberg and David Fortier, Co-Executive Chairmen, Boat Rocker Media & Co-Chairmen, Boat Rocker Studios.
Jon Rutherford, President, Boat Rocker Studios, Kids & Family and Rights, said, “We’re excited to continue our strong partnership with Disney for Season 3 of Dino Ranch. The series is a key piece of franchise IP for Boat Rocker and we look forward to its continued global expansion across content sales, consumer products, live events and digital.”
The show has seen international sales in over 160 countries worldwide, including Disney+ in U.K./Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand; Tiny Pop (U.K.); Nine Go (Australia); SUPER RTL/TOGGO Plus (Germany); Gulli plus TiJi and Gulli Africa (France); Cartoonito (Italy); Hop (Israel); SVT (Sweden); NRK (Norway); DR (Denmark); YLE (Finland); TVP (Poland); and HRT (Croatia).
Boat Rocker has partnered with Florida-based toy company Jazwares, and a full line of Dino Ranch toys rolls out to mass market retailers worldwide this fall.
Dino Ranch is created by Matt Fernandes (of Industrial Brothers) and produced by Industrial Brothers and Boat Rocker, in association with CBC Kids and Radio-Canada. Boat Rocker manages global franchise development, including content distribution and consumer products. Animation services for Season 3 of Dino Ranch will be provided by Boat Rocker’s Jam Filled Entertainment.
Source: Boat Rocker