RDFR has signed a three-year distribution deal with 2entertain Video to distribute all RDFR-produced children’s programing. The first DVD release will be of CBeebies’ Mister Maker.
RDFR has also signed a deal with Creativity International to produce a Mister Maker range of art and craft products such as craft kits, painting kits and making kits, painting by numbers, craft drawers and glitter kits.
The property will also appear in Cbeebies Weekly as part of a deal with BBC Magazines.
Rachel Barke, director of rights for RDFR, said: “We’re delighted to be working with 2entertain on our children’s portfolio, having enjoyed a successful working relationships with them in recent years across a variety of other genres of programming on DVD.”
CBeebies has re-commissioned two new series of Mister Maker to be broadcast in 2009.