Odd Squad joins Kixi
Kixi Entertainment is proud to announce a licensing agreement with Canadian production company Sinking Ship Entertainment for the first season of their hit #series "Odd Squad".
The 40x22' episodes series licensed to Kixi is a live-action comedy about kid agents who are equipped with the world’s most advanced and unpredictable gadgetry. Whenever something strange or unusual happens, it’s Odd Squad’s job to put things right by using math to solve odd problems. To date, "Odd Squad" has won 47 prestigious awards at film and television festivals.
Sinking Ship Entertainment is a globally renowned and industry leading Production, Distribution, VFX and Interactive studio specializing in #children’s and #family#content. Since its founding in 2004, Sinking Ship has won 24 Daytime Emmy® awards and was named the Most Innovative Producer at the 2021 Banff World Media Festival. The company was also named as the number one Kids’ Entertainment Production Company on Kidscreen’s Hot50 list in 2020. With a global reputation for quality, ground breaking original series and companion interactive experiences, Sinking Ship Entertainment has produced more than 17 series and distributed to more than 200 countries across the world.
"We are very happy to welcome Sinking Ship Entertainment on board. This series is a perfect fit for Kixi. It combines fun story-telling with education as the characters use mathematical concepts (addition, multiplication, using data in graphs, etc.) to advance each episode's plot. It's simply edutainment at its best and this is what Kixi stands for.", explains Sascha Stradtmann, Head of Acquisitions & Programming at Kixi Entertainment.
"Odd Squad" will be available on all of Kixi's platforms, including the Amazon Prime Video Channel "Kixi Select" as well as the Kixi Apps on Deutsche Telekom's MagentaTV and NetRange MMH GmbH powered SmartTVs. Kixi Entertainment ist part of Trias Media Group.