India-based entertainment conglomerate Viacom18 has picked up animated series Cracké from Canadian studio Squeeze. The toon will air on Nickelodeon in India as well as national OTT platform Voot Kids.
The deal brings the show’s reach to 185 countries, and follows a recent launch in EMEA.
The 52 x one-minute show follows an anxious ostrich dad and his eight runaway eggs. It is co-produced with Canada’s Teletoon, where it currently airs, along with the Canada Media Fund, the Quebec Refundable Tax Credit for Film and Television Production, the Canadian Film or Video Production Tax Credit, the Bell Fund and the National Bank.