US-based home entertainment distributor Cinedigm has signed a deal with indie distributor Bejuba! Entertainment to secure the US and UK rights to the preschool series Stella and Sam.
The 26 x half-hour series bowed on Sprout in the US in November 2013 and took home the network’s Chica Award for Best New Show. Currently, the series has been sold internationally to SVT in Sweden, TinyPop UK, WhyJ Contents Korea, TSR Switzerland, JRO, Canal Once Mexico and DAAI TV Indonesia.
The series follows the titular brother and sister duo and is produced by Toronto, Canada’s Radical Sheep Productions and adapted from a book series by Marie Louise Gray.