Ricky Zoom
Hasbro Ricky Zoom title card.png
GenreComedy
Created byAlexander Bar
Directed by
  • Romain Villemaine
  • Franck Michel
Voices of
Theme music composerSteve Mandile
ComposerFabrice Aboulker
Country of origin
  • France
  • United Kingdom
  • China[1]
  • Italy[2]
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes26 (52 segments)
Production
Executive producers
  • Olivier Dumont
  • Massimo Carrier Ragazzi
Producers
  • Jean-Pierre Quenet
  • Guillaume Hellouin
  • Corinne Kouper
  • Caroline Souris
Running time11 minutes
Production companiesEntertainment One
TeamTO
Youku Kids
Frog Box
Rai Ragazzi
Maga Animation Studio
DistributorEntertainment One
Release
Original networkGulli (France)
RAI (Italy)
Youku Kids (China)
Picture formatHDTV 1080i
Audio formatStereo
Original releaseJune 28, 2019 (2019-06-28)[3] –
present

Ricky Zoom is a computer-animated children's television series created by Alexander Bar. It is produced by Hasbro's Entertainment One subsidiary and Frog Box[4] in collaboration with Maga Animation Studio.[5] The series was first released on Youku Kids on June 28, 2019.[3]

Synopsis

Set in the town of Wheelford, the series follows young motorcycle Ricky Zoom and his friends, Loop Hoopla, Scootio Whizzbang and DJ Rumbler. They form the "Bike Buddies" and have adventures in their community, and Ricky dreams of becoming a rescue bike just like his parents and his idol, Steel Awesome.

Characters

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Main

Recurring

Production

On August 22, 2019, it was announced that Hasbro would acquire Entertainment One for $4 billion, giving them ownership of Ricky Zoom.[6] On December 30, 2019, $3.8 billion deal was closed.[7]

On September 5, 2019, it was announced that the series would premiere in the United States on September 9, 2019.[8] On February 9, 2020, it was announced that eOne had renewed the series for a second season containing 52 11-minute episodes, set to premiere around November 2020.[9][10]

Broadcast

Internationally, the series airs on Super RTL in Germany, Yle TV2 in Finland,[11] Clan TV in Spain, Gulli in France, Nickelodeon in the United States, RAI in Italy, Discovery Kids in Latin America, Karusel in Russia, and ViuTV in Hong Kong.[12] As of April 2020, the series has aired on Channel 5's Milkshake! in the United Kingdom.[13]

Episodes

No.Title [14][15]Directed byWritten byStoryboard byU.S. air date [14][15]Prod.
code [14]
U.S. viewers
(millions)
1"Ricky Wobbles"
"The Out of Controller"
Romain Villemaine
Romain Villemaine & Franck Michel
Kathryn Walton Ward & Sylvie Barro
Robert Vargas
Richard Fabby
Stéphane Sichère & Lucile Vannier
September 2, 2019 (2019-09-02)1040.98[16]
2"Flat Out Awesome"
"Ricky's Rescue Coaching Badge"
Romain Villemaine & Franck Michel
Romain Villemaine
Diana Moore
Ethan Banville
Riccardo Audisio & Thibault Descamps
Gaston Jaunet
September 9, 2019 (2019-09-09)1010.33[17]
3"The Most Amazing Thing Put in a Box Ever"
"The New Rescue Tool"
Romain Villemaine
Romain Villemaine & Franck Michel
Doug Sinclair
Robert Vargas
Lucile Vannier & Sébastien Hivert
Riccardo Audisio & Jean-François Galataud
September 10, 2019 (2019-09-10)1020.42[18]
4"New Bike On the Block"
"Little Buster Bunker"
Romain VillemaineJeffrey Paul Kearney
Doug Sinclair
Christian Kuntz
Patrick George
September 11, 2019 (2019-09-11)1030.44[19]
5"The Wheelford Wheeler"
"Ricky's Role Model"
Romain Villemaine & Franck MichelJennifer Daley
Doug Sinclair
Stéphane Sichère & Olivier Reynal
Stéphane Sichère & Sébastien Hivert
September 12, 2019 (2019-09-12)1050.30[20]
6"Ricky Blows Away the Competition"
"Blip Delivers"
Romain VillemaineDoug SinclairRichard Fabby
Stéphane Sichère & Lucile Vannier
September 16, 2019 (2019-09-16)1060.38[21]
7"Starring Ricky"
"True Loopness"
Romain VillemaineDiana Moore
Doug Sinclair
Nicolas Moschini & Sébastien Hivert
Alexandre Edeline
September 17, 2019 (2019-09-17)1070.41[22]
8"Tired and True"
"Scootio Changes Lanes"
Romain Villemaine & Franck Michel
Romain Villemaine
Doug SinclairOlivier Reynal
Gaston Jaunet
September 18, 2019 (2019-09-18)1080.44[23]
9"Problem at Windshield Point"
"Two Wheel Justice"
Romain VillemaineDoug Sinclair
Aron Dunn
Julien Charles
Riccardo Audisio & Lucile Vannier
October 21, 2019 (2019-10-21)1120.41[24]
10"Super Awesome Magnet"
"Time Capsule"
Romain VillemaineMarie Beardmore
Jennifer Daley
Patrick George
Richard Fabby
October 22, 2019 (2019-10-22)1100.40[25]
11"Ricky's on a Roll"
"Rock the Float"
Romain VillemaineSteve Westren
Doug Sinclair
Gaston Jaunet
Richard Fabby
October 23, 2019 (2019-10-23)1090.47[26]
12"The Mega-Whirely-Leap"
"Trike Trials"
Romain VillemaineAshley Mendoza
Doug Sinclair
Luc Blanchard
Marc Sierra
October 24, 2019 (2019-10-24)1140.37[27]
13"Wheeloween"
"Zoom Encounters"
Romain VillemaineAshley Mendoza
Aron Dunn
Luc Blanchard & Sylvie Sanna
Jeff Galataud & Eric Dragon
October 25, 2019 (2019-10-25)1110.54[28]
14"SantaCycle Down"
"Shining"
Romain VillemaineDoug Sinclair
Ashley Mendoza
Julien CharlesDecember 6, 2019 (2019-12-06)1130.55[29]
15"Ramp It Up"Romain VillemaineJohn SlamaGaston JaunetJanuary 13, 2020 (2020-01-13)115A0.39[30]
16"Toot & the Wheelies"Romain VillemaineAshley MendozaPatrick GeorgeJanuary 14, 2020 (2020-01-14)115B0.33[31]
17"Family Sports Day"Romain VillemaineDoug SinclairAlexandre EdelineJanuary 15, 2020 (2020-01-15)116A0.35[32]
18"Trading Places"Romain VillemaineAshley MendozaRichard FabbyJanuary 16, 2020 (2020-01-16)116B0.40[33]
19"Saving Mr. Speedy"Romain VillemaineDoug SinclairChristian KuntzJanuary 17, 2020 (2020-01-17)117A0.34[34]
20"Toot's Invisible Friend"Romain VillemaineDiana MoorePatrick GeorgeMarch 9, 2020 (2020-03-09)117B0.25[35]
21"Ruled by Ricky"Romain VillemaineAshley MendozaAlexandre EdelineMarch 10, 2020 (2020-03-10)119A0.29[36]
22"Mrs. Bikely Up All Nightly"Romain VillemaineAlex WilliamsLuc Blanchard & Sylvie SannaMarch 11, 2020 (2020-03-11)119B0.29[37]
23"Blip in Charge"Romain VillemaineDavid DiasJulien CharlesMarch 12, 2020 (2020-03-12)118A0.34[38]
24"The Crosswalk Helper"Romain VillemaineSheila DinsmoreChristian KuntzMarch 13, 2020 (2020-03-13)118B0.22[39]
25"Show & Tell Trouble"
"Steel Awesome Meets Vroomboy"
Romain VillemaineSheila Dinsmore
Doug Sinclair
Stéphane Sichère
Luc Blanchard & Sylvie Sanna
May 18, 2020 (2020-05-18)1200.35[40]
26"False Alarm"Romain VillemaineDoug SinclairMarc SierraMay 19, 2020 (2020-05-19)121A0.34[41]
27"The Zoomtastic Gang"Romain VillemaineAshley MendozaRichard FabbyMay 20, 2020 (2020-05-20)121B0.39[42]
28"Loop Hero of Wheelford"Romain VillemaineStephen SendersRichard FabbyMay 21, 2020 (2020-05-21)122A0.42[43]
29"Toot De Suite"Romain VillemaineVanina MarsotLucile VannierMay 22, 2020 (2020-05-22)122B0.38[44]
30"Maxwell Gets a Little Help"
"Ricky's Litter Round Up"
Romain VillemaineKendra Hibbert
Ethan Banville
Richard Fabby
Luc Blanchard & Sylvie Sanna
May 25, 2020 (2020-05-25)1230.29[45]
31"The Ramp Camp Bikeout"
"The Gold Ticket Rush"
Romain VillemaineDoug Sinclair
Ashley Mendoza
Jeff Galataud & Eric Dragon
Julien Charles
May 26, 2020 (2020-05-26)1240.33[46]
32"Ricky's in a Twist"
"RepairBops"
Romain VillemaineDoug Sinclair
Vanina Marsot
Luc Blanchard & Sylvie Sanna
Richard Fabby
May 27, 2020 (2020-05-27)1250.41[47]
33"Slippy Street"Romain VillemaineSteve WestrenGaston JaunetMay 28, 2020 (2020-05-28)126A0.29[48]
34"Bike Buddies Super Speedy Delivery Service"Romain VillemaineDoug SinclairPatrick GeorgeMay 29, 2020 (2020-05-29)126B0.26[49]

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