KidsCo in deal with Indonesia's Centrin TV

Louise Duffy ©RapidTVNews | 13-10-2011

International children's channel KidsCo has signed a deal with new Indonesian pay TV satellite operator Centrin TV, which will see KidsCo available on Centrin TV‘s digital basic package.
KidsCo will broadcast its range of educational content catering to pre-schoolers, children aged 6-10 and families. Its collection includes classic shows such as Sabrina: The Animated Series, Rescue Heroes and The Wiggles, along with original productions such as Boo & Me and Jass Time! KidsCo will also air first-run exclusives including Beach Crew as well as its Video Game Heroes breakfast programming block, which includes other classic shows such as Sonic: Underground and Dino Squad.

Paul Robinson, Global CEO at KidsCo, said: “KidsCo is delighted to be extending its reach across Indonesia with a platform that understands our unique offering of fun and educational content. Already available to Indonesian viewers on Indovision, PT Cipta Skynindo and Aora, we are excited to be expanding in such a dynamic market.”

Arief Prihantoro, head of content division at Centrin TV, added: “We are pleased to be partnering with KidsCo as its commitment to entertaining, stimulating and educational content supports our emphasis on quality, inspiring and informative programming. As a new platform we are excited to add such positively received content to our schedule, and look forward to the feedback from viewers.”