Ottawa, Canada, June 24, 2013 – Amberwood Entertainment and Big Jump Productions are pleased to announce a joint venture for a new animated pre-school series entitled Shutterbugs.
The series was created at Big Jump with conceptual designs by Kris Pearn (Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2), and an educational curriculum developed by Barbara McKay-Ward. As well, writer Brad Birch has been tapped as the Executive Story Editor.
“We are very excited to be collaborating once again with Big Jump”, stated Jonathan Wiseman, Senior Vice President at Amberwood, “We’ve secured a strong team to date for this production and look forward to adding a commissioning Canadian broadcaster.”
Rick Morrison, President at Big Jump noted “Shutterbugs is our inaugural foray into proprietary content and we are very pleased to have Amberwood aboard. We look forward once again to delivering great, entertaining content to market.”
Shutterbugs is a fun-filled series that offers young viewers an opportunity to understand their world through comedy, discovery, exploration and reasoning skills.
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About Amberwood Entertainment
Amberwood is a Canadian-based producer, financier and distributor of high quality animated and live-action television series, specials and features.
About Big Jump Productions
Big Jump is an independent animation production facility located in Ottawa, Canada producing content from concept to post, from preschool to primetime delivering to clients and partners worldwide.