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YOO+: The New Timeslot for Kids Aged 10 to 12
Apr 15, 2019

STARTING MONDAY, MARCH 11 AT 7 PM

 

Yoopa, the Quebec TV station entirely devoted to kids, is proud to enhance its offering with YOO+, an all-new timeslot for youngsters aged 10 to 12. Starting Monday, March 11, everyone will have an opportunity to check out this new programming during a free preview offered until March 21.

 

In an effort to provide older kids with varied and entertaining programming, YOO+ has specially curated a selection of the best youth-oriented content, including adventure-filled shows as well as new movies presented commercial-free. It all kicks off on March 11.

 

“Pre-teens have responded enthusiastically to our plans to add more content targeted specifically to them,” declares Suzane Landry, Senior Director, Stations & Programming, TVA Group. “All of us at Yoopa are very proud of that, and very pleased to enhance our offering with YOO+. Viewers can look forward to new fictional series, as well as a new wilderness-survival reality show from the popular Bear Grylls franchise. YOO+ evenings were specifically designed with pre-teens in mind, with more varied programming and captivating stories created just for them.”

 

Léna, rêve d’étoile – Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m.

In 1905, a young Russian princess is magically transported to 19th-century France, where she studies at the Paris Opera in the hopes of becoming a prima ballerina.

 

Kids vs wild : seuls face à la nature – Tuesdays at 8 p.m.

In this extreme competition series full of unexpected twists, kids who have never met before must suddenly learn to survive in a hostile wilderness.

 

La magie en plus – Mondays at 8 p.m.

While going through her ailing grandmother’s attic, a young girl is astonished to discover an old cookbook whose recipes have magical powers.

 

Cinéma YOO+ – Thursdays at 7:30 p.m., Fridays at 9 p.m. & Sundays at 6 p.m.

Three must-see-TV appointments, where kids can enjoy a wide range of movies selected just for them, including Le journal d’Aurélie Laflamme (Thursday, March 14), Pour toujours les Canadiens (Friday, March 15 & Sunday, March 17) and Après la terre (Friday, March 22 & Sunday, March 24).

 

About Yoopa

More than ever, YOOPA is the kids’ station for the whole family, presenting shows for youngsters of all ages and commercial-free family movies. YOOPA also features YOO+, an all-new programming slot for kids aged 10 to 12, focusing on entertaining, adventure-filled shows.

 

About Quebecor Content

Quebecor Content, a wholly owned business unit of Quebecor Media Inc., creates, develops, acquires, distributes and exports distinctive, high-quality audio-visual content, providing consumers with a multi-platform experience via Videotron and TVA Group services and promoting Quebec artists at home and abroad.

 

   

 

Annie Martineau
Media Agent
Contact Department
annie.martineau@tva.ca
514-947-4522

 
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