Nickelodeon & Milkshake! Join Forces


Nickelodeon (U.S.) and Channel 5’s Milkshake! (U.K.) have entered their first global co-production pact for the new preschool series Tim Rex in Space.

Tim Rex in Space is set to premiere in 2025 on Nickelodeon channels in the U.S. and across international markets and on Milkshake! in the U.K. Created and produced by Mint Copenhagen with animation studio Jam Media, the show sees a tyrannosaurus rex tackle adventures with his family and friends in space.

Jules Borkent, managing director and executive VP of kids and family at Paramount, said, “Nickelodeon has remained committed to leveraging creative storytelling from around the world to produce unique, relevant content that appeals to kids and families worldwide, and Tim Rex in Space is a prime example of that. This U.K.-produced preschool series is authentic and fun, and we are confident the series will be a global success.”

Louise Bucknole, general manager for kids and family for Paramount UK & Ireland, added, “Tim Rex in Space is an exciting, funny and imaginative show, with a slice of family life and full of adventure and fun. This show has been a true global team effort, allowing us to tap into our amazing raft of preschool talent from across the business. Dinosaurs and space are a winning combination for preschoolers the world over, and we can’t wait to share it with the audience!”