Federation Kids & Family has finalized a deal with Disney Channel Latin America for all 3 seasons of the hit tween drama series FIND ME IN PARIS
FIND ME IN PARIS which is scheduled to broadcast onto Disney Channel Latin America on the first half of 2020, is produced by Cottonwood Media with ZDF, ZDF Enterprises, Be-Films, and the National Opera of Paris.
“Disney Channel Latin America is a superb platform to launch this premier teen series into such an important territory. FIND ME IN PARIS is a vibrant, engaging series that speaks to kids and tweens on so many levels, and we are confident for the success in Latin America,” said Monica Levy, Senior Vice President, International Sales, Federation Kids & Family.
Recent sales for the series in other territories continue at a breathtaking pace, as FIND ME IN PARIS has also been acquired by CBC in Canada, SIC in Portugal, and RTBF Belgium. With filming for Season 3 already underway, it now totals 78 x half hours and is currently broadcast in over 80 territories worldwide.
The show is a premium hit tween series that combines world-class ballet, modern dance, drama and comedy. It follows the story of Lena Grisky, a time-travelling ballet dancer from 1905 Russia trapped in modern day Paris, and the many dilemmas she faces finding her place between two worlds. In Season 3, the stakes are even higher as Lena seeks to find the answers to all the big questions about who she is and why everyone is so interested in her and her timepiece. When Lena and her friends attend a dance workshop in the South of France, they’ll have to fight for the only spot available in the Company. But how will Lena react when the ‘Time Bureau’ will come for her and try to bring her back to 1905 again?
FIND ME IN PARIS is produced by David Michel, Zoé Carrera Allaix, Cecile Lauritano. The show is co-distributed worldwide by Federation Kids & Family with ZDF Enterprises. Is a Cottonwood Media production, co-produced with ZDF, ZDF Enterprises, Be-Films and the Opera National de Paris. Written, and co-executive produced by Jill Girling and Lori Mather-Welch (creators of Nickelodeon’s hit series Ride), with Leila Smith as Executive Producer, is directed by Matt Bloom (Emmy Award-Winning Hank Zipzer, and Disney’s The Lodge), along with heavyweight Irish directing team Ronan and Robert Burke (TV3’s hit show Ed Rock, Netflix’s Free Rein, animated series Roy and Damo & Ivor: The Movie). FIND ME IN PARIS is scheduled to broadcast onto Disney Channel Latin America on the first half of 2020.
Various seasons of the 12-million-euro time-traveling ballet series have already been snapped up by a plethora of international broadcasters such as France Television, Disney (France and Italy), Nickelodeon UK, NBC Universal and Hulu (USA), ABC (Australia), VRT (Belgium), RAI (Italy), Quebecor (French speaking Canada), HBO (Portugal), Hot TV (Israel), and Showmax (South Africa), just to name a few.