Daniel Tigers Neighbourhood

9 Story Entertainment sews up Super RTL deal

Toronto, Canada-based 9 Story Entertainment has signed new broadcast deals with Germany's Super RTL for four series.
February 5, 2014

Toronto, Canada-based 9 Story Entertainment has signed  new broadcast deals with Germany’s Super RTL for four series.

The deal includes animated comedy Numb Chucks (52 x 11 minutes), the preschool-targeted Peg + Cat (40 x 12 minutes), season two of Daniel Tiger’s Neighbourhood  (50 x 11 minutes) and season 3 of Wild Kratts (26 x 22 minutes).

New series Numb Chucks revolves around two woodchuck vigilantes, Dilweed and Fungus, who use their kung-fu skills to protect the lives of all the citizens in Ding-a-ling Springs, while Peg + Cat shows main character Peg, and her Cat, applying basic skills to solve problems they encounter.

A total of 70 half hours are part of the licensing deal. Super RTL also airs all three seasons of 9 Story’s Almost Naked Animals (52 x 22 minutes), the first seasons of Camp Lakebottom (26 x 22 minutes) and  Daniel Tiger’s Neighbourhood (80 x 11 minutes), and the first two seasons of Wild Kratts (66 x 22 minutes).

About The Author
Gary Rusak is a freelance writer based in Toronto. He has covered the kids entertainment industry for the last decade with a special interest in licensing, retail and consumer products. You can reach him at garyrusak@gmail.com


Brand Menu