Ricky Zoom | Source: eOne/Hasbro

Entertainment One’s (eOne) Ricky Zoom is revving up an Australian debut.

The popular preschool series about a bright red motorcycle and his friends will hit screens down under beginning Monday, July 20 on Nick Jr. Episodes will air weekdays at 10 a.m. Additionally, Ricky and the crew will race over to Australia’s Channel 9 for additional exposure this November.

“We’re proud to be bringing Ricky Zoom to audiences in Australia by extending our partnership with Nickelodeon and welcoming Channel 9 as our terrestrial partner in the region,” says Monica Candiani, executive vice president, content sales, family brands, eOne. “Ricky Zoom is an action comedy adventure series with real heart and these latest deals are a testament to the strong appeal of the show.”

Since its debut last fall, Ricky Zoom has continued to win young fans around the globe. A full range of toys from TOMY is available now at Walmart in the U.S.

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James Zahn

James Zahn

James Zahn, AKA The Rock Father, is Editor-in-Chief of The Toy Book, a Senior Editor at The Toy Insider and The Pop Insider, and Editor of The Toy Report, The Toy Book‘s weekly industry newsletter. As a pop culture and toy industry expert, Zahn has appeared as a panelist and guest at events including Comic-Con International: San Diego (SDCC) Wizard World Chicago, and the ASTRA Marketplace & Academy. Zahn has more than 30 years of experience in the entertainment, retail, and publishing industries, and is frequently called upon to offer expert commentary for publications such as Forbes, Marketwatch, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, USA Today, Reuters, the Washington Post, and more. James has appeared on History Channel’s Modern Marvels, was interviewed by Larry King and Anderson Cooper, and has been seen on Yahoo! Finance, CNN, CNBC, FOX Business, NBC, ABC, CBS, WGN, The CW, and more. Zahn joined the Adventure Media & Events family in 2016, initially serving as a member of the Parent Advisory Board after penning articles for the Netflix Stream Team, Fandango Family, PBS KIDS, Sprout Parents (now Universal Kids), PopSugar, and Chicago Parent. He eventually joined the company full time as a Senior Editor and moved up the ranks to Deputy Editor and Editor-in-Chief.