LOVEFiLM links with leading children's content producers

Parent Category: News | 28-01-2014

Further expanding its portfolio, the LOVEFiLM online TV and film streaming service has signed three new deals with leading independent children's entertainment producers HIT Entertainment, Ludorum and DreamWorks Classics.

The deals add to the Amazon-owned service's existing roster of children's entertainment, bringing to members shows such as Thomas & Friends, Fireman Sam, Chuggington and Pingu. It will also retain streaming rights for other classic characters such as He-Man and Postman Pat. The deal also includes first-run exclusive feature length movies featuring the little blue engine, such as Blue Mountain Mystery, Misty Island Rescue and Day of the Diesels.

Commenting on the deals, Chris Bird, director, content strategy at LOVEFiLM, said: "The addition of this new children's content enhances our already fantastic range of iconic characters and classic shows. Our streaming service is particularly suited to family content, and parents and their kids can now enjoy an even broader variety of family-friendly entertainment whenever they want, however they want."