“Nerd Corps is always looking to work with the top talent and companies in the kids business. We fell in love with the concept behind ‘Kate and Mim-Mim,’ and Julie and Scott [Stewart] are just the kind of creators we want to work with,” says Ken Faier, president, Nerd Corps Entertainment. “FME has a proven track record in global brand development so working with them offers us a fantastic opportunity to extend this property worldwide.”
“Nerd Corps are a hugely creative company and we’re thrilled to be a part of this series,” says Bob Higgins, executive vice president, kids and family entertainment, FME. “‘Kate and Mim-Mim’ is the first of what we think will be many fantastic and fun preschool projects from Nerd Corps and we’re looking forward to introducing it to kids around the world.”’
“Kate and Mim-Mim” is a comedy for children ages 3 to 6 and is centered on the friendship between a feisty 5-year-old (Kate) and her plush toy bunny, Mim-Mim.
CBeebies has already ordered the first series for broadcast in the U.K.