The ten new episodes follow on from the successful debut of the series on the channel earlier this year. Sarah & Duck regularly outperformed the average figure for the time slot and topped the iPlayer charts, and half a million viewers tuned in to see one single episode in March.
Jamie Badminton, producer and co-founder, Karrot Entertainment, said: “We are thrilled that our wonderful characters have caused such a splash in their first year. Sarah & Duck has been created and made with a great deal of love and care and we’re delighted that viewers young and old have responded to them with such warmth and in such numbers.”
In addition to the on-screen success, Sarah & Duck is also flying high on the licensing front with a DVD from BBC Worldwide, plush toys with Posh Paws, and a series of picture books with Puffin, set to roll out in early 2014.
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