Dino Dan named for daytime Emmy
| 04 May 2014
Production, distribution and new media company Sinking Ship Entertainment is celebrating its first Daytime Emmy nomination for Outstanding Preschool Children’s Series for its Dino Dan programme.
The CGI kid’s adventure — created by JJ Johnson, executive produced by Sinking Ship’s partners, Johnson, Blair Powers and Matt Bishop, with Christin Simms as co-executive producer — airs on the Nick Jr. channel in the US, and was developed with and airs on TVO in Canada. The 26x30 series tells the tale of an ordinary 10-year-old boy with a passion for dinosaurs and an “incredible imagination”.
Since its launch in 2004, Sinking Ship Entertainment claims to have built a reputation for high quality, ground-breaking work in both original series and companion interactive experiences. Its other programmes include Annedroids, Odd Squad, Dino Dan, This is Daniel Cook, This is Emily Yeung and Are we there yet?, which are seen in over 130 countries on children’s channels around the world. inShare0