JimJam launching in Israel

Preschool kids channel JimJam has secured a carriage deal with Israeli DTH platform Yes.

The channel is a joint venture between kids producer and distributor HIT Entertainment and Chello Zone, the content arm of cabler Liberty Global. JimJam will launch on Yes, as a round-the-clock channel, in January. It will be carried on the pay-TV platform’s basic tier of channels and be transmitted in English and Russian.