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UNIVERSAL KIDS ANNOUNCES NEW PRESCHOOL SERIES “REMY & BOO” PREMIERING ON FRIDAY, MAY 1 AT 10AM ET/PT

  • Universal Kids, the TV network that playfully celebrates kids’ everyday adventures, debuts the new preschool series “Remy & Boo” premiering on Friday, May 1 at 10am ET/PT.
  • A sneak peek of the series: https://www.dropbox.com/s/4g2e9g5y3bjxt4x/Remy%20%26%20Boo%20Trailer%2060-%20May%201st%20tag%20-%20HI%20REZ.mov?dl=0
  • About the show: Set in a cozy seaside town, Remy & Boo explores the unique friendship between an adventurous six-year-old girl and her unique best friend Boo, a big, squishy, pink robot. Fueled by Remy’s indomitable spirit and Boo’s can-do attitude, their days in Dolphin Bay are filled with new adventures, both big and small, powered by their two incredible imaginations. Through heartwarming, humorous and inventive storytelling, they discover their place in the world and that there is no greater power than friendship. With the help of Boo’s backpack of gadgets and gizmos, each episode will capture the magic between best friends who always have each other’s back.
  • Characters:
    • Remy: She is a free-spirited, six-year-old with a zest for life. A hero in her own adventures, Remy is a caring, loving and brave soul who has an immense sense of wonder.
    • Boo: He is a one-of-a-kind robot who is able to feel, learn and love. With a super-enthusiastic attitude, Boo uses his crafty accessories to save and make each day better.

“Remy & Boo” was created by Matt Fernandes of Industrial Brothers and is produced by Industrial Brothers and Boat Rocker Studios, in association with Societe Radio Canada. The series is created by Matthew Fernandes, and the executive producers are Matthew Fernandes, Arthur Spanos, Tammy Semen, Bob Higgins, Chapman Maddox, David Fortier and Ivan Schneeberg.

Boat Rocker Studios is managing the global content distribution, brand franchise management and licensing & merchandising program for the show.

About Universal Kids

Universal Kids represents the world of NBCUniversal family brands. As a kid-focused ecosystem with great TV content at the center, Universal Kids is programmed for the 2-12 year old audience, with a fresh mix of animated content, unscripted entertainment, and proven international hits. Launched in September 2017 and available in over 59 million homes, Universal Kids is available for kids and families across all platforms, including on air, online, On Demand and via mobile with the Universal Kids app.

About Boat Rocker Media

Boat Rocker Media is a global entertainment company that creates, produces and exploits premium media content for all platforms by developing brands and IP for worldwide monetization. Boat Rocker Studios, the content, distribution, and brands arm of the company, consists of the following content groups: Platform One Media, Temple Street, Matador Content, Proper, Insight Productions, Boat Rocker Kids & Family, Jam Filled Entertainment, and partnerships with Untitled Entertainment and Industrial Brothers. Boat Rocker Ventures also has investments in Serial Box, MarcoPolo Learning, the Toronto Arrows Rugby Football Club, CAA Creative Labs and Bustle. A selection of Boat Rocker’s recent projects includes: Orphan Black (BBC AMERICA, Space), Lip Sync Battle (Paramount Network), Iron Chef Canada (Food Network), Killjoys (Syfy, Space), The Amazing Race Canada (CTV), Knight Fight (History), Vintage Tech Hunters (Discovery), X Company (CBC), Masterchef Canada (CTV), Mary’s Kitchen Crush (CTV), The Next Step (Family Channel, CBBC), The Loud House (Nickelodeon),, Love Monster (CBeebies), Kingdom Force (CBC). For more information on Boat Rocker Media, please visit www.boatrocker.com and connect via (Twitter) or (Facebook).

About Industrial Brothers

Industrial Brothers, co-founded by Matt Fernandes and Arthur Spanos, is a creative studio focused exclusively on developing and producing premium, original IP that tells unique stories for kids of all ages. Based in Toronto, Industrial Brothers works closely with broadcast, production and distribution partners, creating high quality shows such as Top Wing (produced by 9 Story Media Group for Nickelodeon), Remy & Boo (with Boat Rocker Studios for Universal Kids), Kingdom Force (with Boat Rocker Studios for CBC), Dot! (with The Jim Henson Company for CBC, Universal Kids and Hulu), Yup Yups (Disney Jr.) and the YouTube exclusive boys’ action series Gummandos. For more information on Industrial Brothers, please visit www.industrialbrothers.com or connect with us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/industrialbrothers.

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Universal Kids Contact:

Jamie Greenberg

212-664-5276

Jamie.Greenberg@nbcuni.com