"The Brilliant World of Tom Gates"
Sky has commissioned a third series of the hit, popular kids show "The Brilliant World of Tom Gates" (20x11’) from TG Entertainment Limited. The series is currently in production and will be available on the Sky Kids channel and on demand, as well as on streaming service NOW in the UK & ROI in early 2024.
In addition to the commission, global children’s media and distribution company WildBrain has secured more international sales. Added to the growing list of territories where Tom’s entertaining exploits can be seen are TV3-Televisió de Catalunya’s children’s channel SX3 (Spain) for Seasons 1 & 2 and both the Christmas and Halloween specials, Showmax (Africa) for Seasons 1 & 2 and Knowledge (Canada) the Halloween special. WildBrain is global distributor for "The Brilliant World of Tom Gates" outside the UK, including both the Halloween and Christmas specials.
"The Brilliant World of Tom Gates" is a Sky Original kids series featuring a modular mixed-media magazine format, based on the bestselling Tom Gates books. A combination of 2D and stop-motion animation with live action, the series blends Tom’s humour and school life with crafting ideas and makes which kids love to recreate, along with interactive games, gags and catchy songs.
Lucy Murphy, Director of Kids Content at Sky UK & Ireland, said: “We know how much our audiences are loving Tom Gates so we are delighted to be bringing a third series of 'The Brilliant World of Tom Gates' to screens; filled with all the comedy, escapades and creativity Tom’s loyal fans expect.”
Ken Anderson & Arabella Page Croft of TG Entertainment Ltd, Executive Producers on Tom Gates, said: “We are thrilled that Sky Kids has commissioned another series of 'The Brilliant World of Tom Gates.' We are already in production and having great fun planning more hilarious and EPIC exploits for Tom and his pals.”