PBS KIDS has recently ordered the 3rd season of the hit animated wildlife adventure series Wild Kratts from 9 Story Entertainment and the Kratt Brothers Company, consisting of 26 x 22 new episodes. PBS Kids will be joining TVO in Canada in the list of broadcasters that have ordered an additional season of the Wild Kratts.
Created by real life brothers and zoologists Martin and Chris Kratt, the Wild Kratts features an animated version of the Kratt brothers as they try to save animals from various situations stemming from supervillains, general human influence, or even confusion on the animal’s part.
Wild Kratts (92 x 22’) is distributed in the US and Canada by Kratt Brothers Company, and internationally by 9 Story Entertainment. The show premiered in January 2011 on PBS KIDS in the U.S., and TVO, Knowledge Network and Télé-Québec in Canada. It has also been sold to Discovery Kids Latin America and Asia, Super RTL (Germany) Al Jazeera Children’s Channel (Middle East), NOGA (Israel), TV3 (Spain), SIC (Portugal), Dublin Films (Ireland), VRT (Belgium), Chello Media (Eastern Europe), MediaCorp PTE Ltd. (Singapore), TV3 Catalunya (Spain), Minika (Turkey) and Primetime (Colombia).