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Monday, January 30, 2012

JimJam on TopTV goes to nature; buys My Animal Family for the preschool channel.

In a first for the TV channel, the kids channel JimJam (TopTV 256) has acquired a nature-themed TV series as part of a ''new direction'' for the preschool channel.

JimJam, run by Chello Zone bought 26 episodes of My Animal Family (15 minutes in duration each) from Big Media.

The nature show has wildlife documentary material with narration to suit preschool children's level, with episodes around a specicif theme or story such as a day in the life of animals such as elephants and chimpanzees.