SPACETOON TO BRING SIX MOONBUG ENTERTAINMENT SHOWS TO MENA
SPACETOON GO WILL BE THE MENA HOME FOR PRESCHOOL SENSATION COCOMELON AND FIVE OTHER AUDIENCE FAVORITES FROM MOONBUG‘S STABLE
Spacetoon has signed a strategic partnership with Moonbug Entertainment to bring six of its top kids shows to Spacetoon Go. Moonbug is one of the largest digital media companies in the world and its collaboration with the regional family edutainment content creator, and broadcaster will see several top shows with massive followings made available to regional audiences.
Among the shows are global sensation CoComelon, which recently exceeded 100 million subscribers on YouTube and garnered over 130 days on Netflix’s Top 10 in the US, along with five additional Moonbug titles. These include: Little Baby Bum; Playtime with Twinkle; ARPO; Little Red Bus; and Digley & Dazey. All shows will be localised and dubbed in Arabic.
The shows are categorised into two types: dialogue shows and non-dialogue shows. Dialogue shows include CoComelon, Little Baby Bum and Playtime with Twinkle that assist children to learn the basic concepts and acquire new words to enrich their linguistic competence. Nondialogue shows include ARPO, Little Red Bus, and Digley & Dazey which help them understand non-verbal communication like body language and facial expressions.
In addition to the exclusive rights of broadcasting and the streaming of the Arabic content in the region for the trending kids’ content, Spacetoon has been named as the master licensee of the CoComelon brand in the Middle East and North Africa.