Guru Studio Signs Multi-Territory Deal With Netflix for Justin Time
Guru Studio has recently announced their first ever multi-territory deal with content distribution juggernaut Netflix for the popular preschool series Justin Time. Under the deal, Netflix gets VOD rights to Justin Time for the US and UK regions for seasons 1 and 2, and for the Latin American region for season 1.
Justin Time will be launched on Netflix in the US and UK starting April 1st, 2013 and in Latin America starting in June 2013.
Erik Barmack, Director of Content Acquisitions at Netflix comments, “Justin Time will be a great addition to our Just for Kids portfolio. The show naturally fits in with our high-quality range of kids shows. I’m confident that our members in the US, UK and Latin America will be delighted.”
Mary Bredin, VP of Guru Studio adds, “As a Canadian independent, having our first original series carried by the worldwide market leader in online streaming represents a very important step for our company’s growth. Most importantly, it continues to validate the wide appeal and growing success of Justin Time, across the globe and across all platforms.”