“Mobile MUM is the first truly interactive kids’ environment for mobile devices that mixes the best in video content with games to help entertain and educate children, The Wiggles are a great addition to that powerful arsenal of content”
Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 23, 2012
Mobile MUM announced today that The Wiggles are coming to their children's digital iPTV channel. Australia’s Greg, Murray, Jeff and Anthony (The Wiggles) will join an expansive library of popular television programming such as Dr. Seuss’ The Cat In the Hat Knows A Lot About That, Pocoyo, Animal Atlas and Mighty Machines available anytime anywhere on Mobile MUM.
The Wiggles have sold more than 24 million DVDs, 8 million CDs plus 8 million books worldwide. The group performs before an average of 750,000 fans each year and can be seen on TV in more than 100 countries. Wiggles programming will premiere on Mobile MUM with three episodes beginning on Memorial Monday, just in time for summer.
“We’re thrilled about our partnership with Mobile MUM and its new digital entertainment service for families on the go,” said Debbie Ries, senior vice president and general manager of NCircle Entertainment. “Digital delivery and interactive programming represent the future of our industry, and we see Mobile MUM’s mobile digital TV service as an important vehicle to widen distribution of The Wiggles brand as well as our extensive children’s and family entertainment portfolio,” said Ries.
“Mobile MUM is the first truly interactive kids’ environment for mobile devices that mixes the best in video content with games to help entertain and educate children, The Wiggles are a great addition to that powerful arsenal of content” said Tim Capper, Mobile MUM president and chief creative officer. “Mobile MUM takes the heat off of Mom and Dad anytime, anywhere this summer, providing kids two to six years of age via mobile devices like the iPad and Android with some of the same high quality programming they can watch on PBS Kids, Nick Jr, Sprout or DVD,” adds Capper. ”
Mobile MUM’s subscription-based service is dedicated to children, that offers parents a safe, controlled environment for internet-based programming and games. The service includes hundreds of hours of educational content. In addition Mobile MUM has produced its own original educational games, and weaved them into the programming between episodes with an easy to use interface for parents and children alike. New shows and episodes and games are added throughout the year.
Mobile MUM is available to parents and children for $4.99 monthly, and applications for Apple and Android devices are free. Applications can be downloaded from Apple and Google application stores, and subscriptions can be acquired at http://www.MobileMUM.com.
ABOUT NCIRCLE ENTERTAINMENT:
NCircle Entertainment, a division of Alliance Entertainment, LLC, licenses, manufactures and distributes family and children’s programming and related images for home entertainment and consumer products. Alliance maintains the largest in-stock catalog of CDs and DVDs in the U.S. -- a combined total of more than 335,000 titles, and serves the nation’s largest retailers.
ABOUT THE WIGGLES:
The Wiggles, the world’s #1 preschool entertainers, performed over 350 shows to more than 1.5 million fans since 2005 in the United States alone. The Wiggles perform over 200 shows annually across four continents. The Wiggles are seen on TV in over 120 countries worldwide. Fans can catch The Wiggles on television exclusively in the U.S. on 24-hour preschool network Sprout as hosts of Sprout’s Wiggly Waffle, which airs every weekday morning from 6:00 – 9:00 a.m. ET. The Wiggles have sold more than 23 million DVDs and videos, 7 million CDs and 8 million books in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand. You can also follow the gang on Twitter via Twitter.com/ItsWiggleTime or become a fan of their official Facebook page Facebook.com/TheWiggles.
ABOUT MOBILE MUM:
Mobile MUM Inc. is a privately held startup in Dallas spun out of Vision Wise Inc., an established creator and producer of interactive children’s content for pre-school and early elementary education Mobile MUM is “Building the future of kids TV” using the finest video content and educational platforms & games for kids. The Mobile MUM team has more than 70 years of unique experience in the production and delivery of high quality content, mostly focusing in children’s home entertainment, educational games for the digital environment, and in mobile communications services.