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JimJam expands viewership in Africa

Chello Zone's global preschool channel JimJam has launched on DTH platform ZAP for broadcast in Angola and Mozambique.
November 2, 2012

Chello Zone’s global preschool channel JimJam has launched on DTH platform ZAP for broadcast in Angola and Mozambique.

This month, ZAP will premiere JimJam’s hit animated series Pingu and Christmas specials of Wind in the Willows and Bob The Builder are also scheduled to air.

Since launching in November 2006, JimJam is now available in 60 countries across Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia, and broadcasts in 13 languages to more than 14 million subscribers globally. Additional JimJam programming includes Thomas & Friends, Barney, Angelina Ballerina, Fireman Sam, and Eric Carle: The Very Hungry Caterpillar.

JimJam first aired in African countries in April 2012 on African pay-TV platform My TV.

About The Author
Jeremy is the Features Editor of Kidscreen specializing in the content production, broadcasting and distribution aspects of the global children's entertainment industry. Contact Jeremy at jdickson@brunico.com.

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