The legendary folk tales of the Arabian Nights are coming to children in the Caribbean.
Vancouver-based Big Bad Boo Studios announced its 1001 Nights animated series is headed to TV Jamaica, that country’s largest TV station. The Kingston-based broadcaster, with a viewership of 2.7 million, will run the program weekly starting Wednesdays at 3 p.m.
The comedic series tells the tales of Arabian Nights for a kids audience. 1001 Nights currently airs in 15 different languages across 80 countries, with broadcasters including Discovery Kids, Teletoon, CBC, Disney and Al Jazeera Children’s Channel.
1001 Nights also has a series of comic books available both in print and digital formats, while further L&M deals are currently in discussion across Asia and the Middle East.