WildBrain Notches Up Tom Gates Sales


WildBrain has landed a raft of deals for seasons one and two of The Brilliant World of Tom Gates and the brand’s Christmas special.

WildBrain signed new sales across multiple territories, including with Da Vinci (U.S.) for seasons one and two; Vudu (U.S.), RTP (Portugal) and Hop! Media Group’s Wiz (Israel) for season one; and PCCW’s Now TV (Hong Kong) and Knowledge Kids and TVOkids (Canada) for season two. Knowledge Kids and TVOkids also picked up the Christmas special.

These new broadcast deals add to the previously announced partners for season one, including ABC (Australia), Knowledge Kids and TVOkids (Canada), JOJKO and Tuki Channel (Slovakia), E-Vision and ejunior (MENA and Pakistan), MBC Group’s streaming platform Shahid (MENA) and PCCW’s Now TV (Hong Kong).

Caroline Tyre, VP of global sales and rights strategy at WildBrain, said: “The Brilliant World of Tom Gates continues to draw audiences and broadcasters looking for a fun and innovative series with a distinctive visual style that kids can relate to. We’ve received tremendous feedback on the show, and we’re now excited to introduce the series to new international audiences and to share even more of Tom Gates through the hilarious new Halloween special, starring the incredibly talented DanTDM, and the epic Christmas special.”