Jetpack Adds Trio of Live-Action Series to the Catalog


Jetpack Distribution has snapped up the international rights for My Petsaurus, Our Family and Time for School, three live-action shows made in the U.K.

My Petsaurus, produced by Bumpybox and commissioned by CBeebies, follows the adventures of a girl caring for a triceratops. The preschool show, which blends live action and animation, debuted last summer. Jetpack acquired the rights for two seasons consisting of ten two-minute episodes.

Jetpack is also representing Time for School, a formatted live-action series for youngsters between the ages of 3 and 7. The 40×11-minute show spotlights real kids during their first school term. It was made for CBeebies by Sixth Sense.

The third acquisition is Our Family, a BAFTA-winning formatted observational docuseries for the 3-to-7 demo. This show was commissioned by CBeebies and is produced by Sixth Sense. It is meant to celebrate the joy of family life.