– WOW! Unlimited Media collections bring more than 200 hours of kids programming to CraveTV including THE ADVENTURES OF PADDINGTON BEAR (DHX Media), THE GIGGLEBELLIES MUSICAL ADVENTURES (Studio 71), REBOOT (WOW’s Mainframe Studios) and more –
– New titles to be added over the coming months, including the mega-hit children’s series PEPPA PIG (Entertainment One) –

TORONTO, Sept. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WOW! Unlimited Media (TSXV:WOW) is pleased to announce that CraveTV, the leading Canadian streaming service, for the first time ever welcomes kids programming, including THE ADVENTURES OF PADDINGTON BEAR (DHX Media), LEAGUE OF SUPER EVIL (DHX Media), and PEPPA PIG (Entertainment One), rounding out its already robust offering of superior television content.

Following last year’s announcement that Bell Media and WOW! Unlimited Media have entered into a strategic partnership for youth entertainment, more than 200 hours of kids programming is now available to stream in two new collections, WOW! Preschool Playdate (targeted at kids aged 0-5) and WOW! World Kids (ages 6 and up).

New titles just added to CraveTV include: THE ADVENTURES OF PADDINGTON BEAR and PADDINGTON GOES TO SCHOOL (DHX Media), featuring the beloved and iconic children’s character; the popular YouTube series THE PALS (Studio 71), featuring a group of friends as they navigate games like Minecraft, Roblox, and Fortnite; and all four original seasons of REBOOT (WOW’s Mainframe Studios), the classic Canadian CGI-animated action-adventure series.  

About WOW! Unlimited Media Inc.
WOW! Unlimited Media Inc. (TSXV: WOW) is creating a leading next-generation kids and youth animation business by focusing on digital platforms and content. The company's key assets include: the world's No. 1 digital animation network, Frederator Networks, which consists of an animation production company Frederator Studios, as well as video on demand channels on digital platforms, and one of Canada's largest, multifaceted animation production studios, Mainframe Studios.

About CraveTV:
Created for TV lovers and devoted to television, CraveTV is Canada’s premium TV streaming service, providing the most robust lineup of superior television content in the country. From TV’s most-acclaimed dramas and beloved comedies to documentaries, music, and factual programming, CraveTV features thousands of hours of premium TV programming, representing hundreds of unique titles including the entire off-air library and essential past seasons of on-air titles from HBO’s iconic programming catalogue; hundreds of hours of acclaimed SHOWTIME series and specials, which debut on CraveTV day-and-date with SHOWTIME in the U.S.; and new and library content from Starz. CraveTV is available directly to all Canadians with access to the Internet, as well as to customers of Bell Fibe TV, Bell Satellite TV, Bell Aliant FibreOP TV, Bell MTS, Access Communications, Cable Cable, CCAP, Cogeco, Eastlink, Execulink Telecom, Gosfield North, Hay Communications, Mitchell Seaforth Cable TV, Northwestel, NRTC Communications, SaskTel, Shaw, Tbaytel, TELUS Optik TV, Tuckersmith Communications, VMedia, Wightman Telecom, and WTC Communications. Available through traditional set-top boxes, mobile apps on iOS, Android, and Microsoft Windows 8.1 and Xbox One, the web, Apple TV, Chromecast, select Samsung Smart TVs, and Amazon Fire TV. CraveTV is from Bell Media, Canada’s premier multi-media company with more than a decade of leadership delivering Canada’s most-watched and most-acclaimed television programming across the Pay, Specialty, Digital, and Network TV landscapes. For more on CraveTV, visit www.CraveTV.ca.​

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