Boat Rocker Rights

The Next Step

The Next Step heads to U.S. TV

NBCUniversal-owned channel Universal Kids has acquired all five of the previous seasons and boarded the sixth as a production partner.

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Amberwood readies CBC special

Book-based animated holiday special The Great Northern Candy Drop will air on CBC this December.

Xploration Station

Boat Rocker Rights sells 400 hours of factual abroad

The news comes as the company looks to ramp up both its distribution and production of unscripted content.

The Evil In Us

Deals: Raven Banner, MK2, UFE, pUNK Films

Raven Banner sells Jason William Lee’s The Evil In Us to seven territories, including the U.S., MK2 l Mile End acquires Oscar-nominee Tanna, plus more.

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Boat Rocker inks copro pact with Mobius.Lab

The Toronto company will jointly develop, finance and distribute a slate of 10 series for international markets.

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Boat Rocker Rights hires Jessica Watson

Coming from eOne, Watson (pictured) will manage the company’s global sales and acquisitions.

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Deals: Corus, 108 Media, eOne, Boat Rocker

Global acquires the Canadian broadcast rights to six-part docuseries The Case Of: JonBenet Ramsey, plus more deals of the week.

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Boat Rocker acquires Peace Point Rights

As its acquisition spree continues, Boat Rocker Rights adds Peace Point Rights’ entire 600-hour catalogue of factual and lifestyle series to its library.

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Deals: DHX, Boat Rocker, 9 Story, IndieCan

DHX Media has secured 10 more broadcast deals for its rebooted Teletubbies series (pictured), plus more deals of the week.

Young Drunk Punk

Boat Rocker Rights acquires Young Drunk Punk

The comedy series is Boat Rocker Rights’ first third-party scripted acquisition.

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Boat Rocker inks deal for Xploration Station

Boat Rocker Rights has acquired the worldwide distribution rights for series across Fox’s Xploration Station programming block from Steve Rotfeld Productions. (Awesome Planet pictured.)

Gia DeLaney

Boat Rocker Media names new sales VP

Prior to joining Boat Rocker, Gia DeLaney (pictured) held positions at American Greetings Entertainment and Reed Midem.