UK-based kids entertainment producer CAKE has signed a distribution deal with Virgin Media that will see 500 episodes launch on Virgin TV Kids, the UK pay-TV operator’s new iOS and Android app for preschoolers. Content includes new Rovio series Angry Birds Blues (pictured) and Piggy Tales: 4th Street, as well as Total Drama, Wanda and the Alien and The Sparticle Mystery.
The episodes will be available on Virgin TV Kids in the UK and Ireland.
The preschool app launched in late August and includes curated content from Viacom, Turner and Disney, as well as interactive games and books. Among the shows that have already debuted on the app are Bob The Builder, Mike The Knight, In The Night Garden, Thomas & Friends, Peppa Pig, PAW Patrol, Masha and Bear, Scooby Doo, Tom and Jerry, Monkey See, Monkey Doo and Angelina Ballerina.