9 Story Entertainment has recently announced a raft of new deals for their award-winning animated preschool series, Peg + Cat. The 80 x 12 minute series has been licensed to TFO (French-speaking Ontario), Télé-Québec (Quebec), RTP (Portugal) and MBC Kids (UAE). The series originally premiered on PBS Kids in the fall of 2013, where it managed to win 3 Emmy awards, including Outstanding Pre-School Children’s Animation Program.
Peg + Cat focuses on an adorable little girl named Peg and her sidekick, the aptly named Cat. Together, they encounter various problems that can only be solved through fun and creative solutions based on basic arithmetic. Peg and Cat’s adventures take them to far away historical lands, bustling metropolises, and even the colourful cosmos, all the while showing that it’s never too early to start learning about the fun of numbers.
Peg + Cat is created by Emmy® award-winning creative director, animator and children’s writer Jennifer Oxley (Little Bill, The Wonder Pets!) and Billy Aronson (Rent, Postcards from Buster), Peg + Cat is co-produced by 9 Story Entertainment and The Fred Rogers Company for PBS Kids. 9 Story has international distribution rights to the series.