Channel 5’s Milkshake! has picked up seasons one and two of the 2D animated series MyaGO for launch in January 2020.
The preschool show, currently consisting of 104 episodes, has also been greenlit for a third season, which will be produced in 4K and feature new characters, locations and countries.
Motion Pictures, which co-produces the series with Piranha Bar in Ireland, has also licensed the first two seasons to RTP in Portugal and ETB for the Basque region in Spain. The show was also acquired by Discovery Kids in MENA.
The latest round of deals follows deals with RTEjr, TV Catalunya’s Club Super 3, Clan, TVNZ, YLE’s TV2, HOP!, SVT and Gloobinho.
Jorge Patiño, executive producer at Motion Pictures, said, “With MyaGO’s international roll-out well underway, we’re thrilled Channel 5’s Milkshake! is now set to become its U.K. home and to see the show’s presence strengthen even further in Europe. For season three, we’re looking to bring MyaGO’s values of gender equality further to the forefront and introduce storylines that give a presence to multiculturalism and racial diversity in this unique and colorful series.”