The show is set to air on Family Channel in Canada in spring and Disney Channel in the UK and US in spring.

DHX Media readies TV show Backstage for Disney Channel

DHX Media has licensed its new show Backstage to the Disney Channel in the UK, US, France, Spain, Italy and more.

Created and developed by Fresh TV in association with DHX Television, the show is set to air on Family Channel in Canada in spring and Disney Channel in the UK and US in spring.

Josh Scherba, SVP of distribution at DHX Media, said: “There has been significant international interest in Backstage.

“With Disney and Family Channel on board, we’re building strong international foundations for this new live action series. We are confident that teens all over the globe will find the characters and storylines compelling viewing.”

International rollout is set to follow throughout 2016 to further countries including Portugal, Nordics, Benelux, Germany, CEE, Turkey, Middle East, Africa, Australia and New Zealand.

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