FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

RADICAL SHEEP’S THE BAGEL AND BECKY SHOW HITS THE AIR DAILY ON TELETOON BEGINNING FEBRUARY 6TH

January 31st, 2017 – Toronto, Ontario – Corus Entertainment’s Teletoon is set to air the highly anticipated animated comedy series, The Bagel and Becky Show, from Radical Sheep Productions daily at 4:30 p.m. ET/PT starting Monday, February 6th. The animated series is based on the book “Bagel’s Lucky Hat” by Dave Cooper (PigGoatBananaCricket).

The Bagel and Becky Show is a bugged-out, offbeat comedy for kids 6-11 that follows mismatched siblings Bagel voiced by Kevin McDonald (Kids in the Hall, Phineas and Ferb), and his sister Becky voiced by Nikki Payne (Last Comic Standing, Satisfaction) as they explore their neighbourhood of Awkward Hills and stumble into whack-loads of outlandish situations.

“The Bagel and Becky Show is a super charged, full of energy show. We have had a blast making it.” says Michelle Melanson Cuperus, President, Radical Sheep. “And we are thrilled to be supported on this creative journey by Teletoon and BBC Worldwide. We know we have something really funny and very special.”

The Bagel and Becky Show is produced by Radical Sheep Productions with Michelle Melanson Cuperus and John Leitch serving as Executive Producers. Doug Hadders and Adam Rotstein (Inspector Gadget, Camp Lakebottom) are Co-Executive Producers and Showrunners. The series is produced by Heather Wilson and Nadine Henry. Animation services are provided by Jam Filled Entertainment. BBC Worldwide have acquired the worldwide rights in all media. Radical Sheep and Jam Filled Entertainment are divisions of Boat Rocker Media.

Social Media Links
https://www.teletoon.com/en/tv/bagel-and-becky

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@BoatRocker
@teletoon

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Radical Sheep Productions Inc., a division of Boat Rocker Studios, has over 500 episodes of award winning series and successful licensing programs to its name including Fangbone, Yup Yups, Stella and Sam, and Can You Imagine That! Radical Sheep is currently in production on The Bagel and Becky Show for Teletoon and BBC Worldwide, The Next Step for DHX, Tee & Mo for TVOkids/Knowledge Network/Cbeebies and Ollie! The Boy who Became What He Ate for the CBC. For more information please contact Michelle Melanson Cuperus, President, Radical Sheep. mmelanson@radsheep.com (416) 591-0065 x250

Teletoon is a Corus Entertainment network. Corus Entertainment Inc. is a leading media and content company that creates and delivers high quality brands and content across platforms for audiences around the world. The company’s portfolio of multimedia offerings encompasses 45 specialty television services, 39 radio stations, 15 conventional television stations, a global content business, digital assets, live events, children’s book publishing, animation software, technology and media services. Corus’ roster of premium brands include Global Television, W Network, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network Canada, HGTV Canada, Food Network Canada, HISTORY®, Showcase, National Geographic, Q107, CKNW, Fresh Radio, Disney Channel Canada, YTV and Nickelodeon Canada. Visit Corus at www.corusent.com.

BBC Worldwide is the main commercial arm and a wholly owned subsidiary of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC). Its vision is to build the BBC’s brands, audiences, commercial returns and reputation across the world. This is achieved through investing in, commercialising and showcasing content from the BBC around the world, in a way that is consistent with BBC standards and values. The business also champions British creativity globally.

Boat Rocker Media is a global entertainment company that creates, produces and distributes premium media content for all platforms and develops brands and IP for worldwide monetization. Under its banner are Boat Rocker Studios (which includes Temple Street and Radical Sheep Productions), Boat Rocker Rights, Boat Rocker Brands, Boat Rocker Ventures, and Boat Rocker Animation. A selection of its projects include Orphan Black (BBC AMERICA, Space), Killjoys (Syfy, Space), X Company (CBC), Being Erica (CBC, SOAPnet), The Next Step (Family Channel), Lost & Found Music Studios (Family Channel, Netflix), Wingin’ It (Family Channel), Million Dollar Critic (W, BBC America), Over the Rainbow (CBC), Recipe to Riches (CBC, Food Network, Global), Billable Hours (Global, Showcase), Canada’s Next Top Model (CTV), How Do You Solve A Problem Like Maria? (CBC) and Darcy’s Wild Life (NBC, Discovery Kids, Family Channel). For more information on Boat Rocker Media, please visit (www.boatrocker.com) and connect via (Twitter) or (Facebook).