Show to Premiere in UK on 7th May
Luo Bao Bei’s father voiced by Gok Wan
9 Story Distribution International is pleased to announce that it has licensed the new animated children’s series Luo Bao Bei (52 x 11’) to Channel 5’s Milkshake! in the UK. The show will launch on the popular pre-school television block on 7 May 2018.
In the UK Luo Bao Bei’s father will be voiced by British national treasure Gok Wan, the fashion expert, award-winning TV presenter and author. The show is penned by acclaimed British writer Dave Ingham (Shaun the Sheep, Octonauts).
Produced by Magic Mall Entertainment, Luo Bao Bei was created by Magic Mall’s Grace Tian with Cloth Cat Animation commissioned for the animation.
9 Story Distribution International holds global distribution and merchandising rights, excluding Greater China. The programme was also recently acquired by ABC Australia and E Junior (UAE).
“We are so pleased to be partnering with Milkshake! on LUO BAO BEI,” said Alix Wiseman, Vice President, Business Development and Acquisitions for 9 Story. “As a brand leader for outstanding pre-school content in the UK, Milkshake! is the perfect home for this charming show. We can’t wait for kids in the UK to get to know our very special protagonist, Luo Bao Bei.”
“Milkshake! viewers will be mesmerised by LUO BAO BEI’S visual style and Dave Ingham’s marvellous writing and Milkshake! is delighted to be adding the series to its unrivalled schedule” commented Alison Bakunowich, SVP and General Manager for Milkshake! and Nickelodeon NEE.
“We can’t wait to see LUO BAO BEI on Milkshake! and to see this young girl full of energy have fun with the kids on the other side of the world,” said LUO BAO BEI‘s Creator & General Manager at Magic Mall, Grace Tian.
The show follows Luo Bao Bei, a bright and spirited 7-year-old girl with a vivid imagination, on a quest to understand the world around her. With her friends, family, and some endearing animal companions by her side, she navigates the excitement of childhood with enthusiasm and curiosity, finding adventures along the way.
Children everywhere will relate to Luo Bao Bei’s journey to learn life lessons, one story at a time.