Expand our preschool programming with two renewals and four new series orders
By: Heather Tilert, Kindergarten Principal
Science is everywhere around us! Venture around every corner! And there are new friends to meet all over the world! Whether it’s arousing curiosity with Ada Twist, Scientist or singing nursery rhymes with CoComelon, we create preschool series for our youngest viewers and their families in over 190 countries to invite them to play, laugh and learn. with us.
And we want to tell more stories with world-class creators to reach young viewers around the world. Today we are delighted to announce that Ridley Jones and Ada Twist, Scientist have been renewed for a second season and we have added four new shows to our lineup with Action Pack, Big Tree City, The Creature Cases and Deepa and Anoop .
From animal-based educational mysteries in The Creature Cases to Action Pack superheroes, silly laughs in Big Tree City and meeting new best friends Deepa and Anoop, the upcoming series joins other Netflix preschool offerings for ages 2-6, including Ask The StoryBots, Mighty Little Bheem, Go! Go! Cory Carson, Gabby’s Dollhouse, CoCoMelon and Go, Dog. Go!
Our new series includes:
Action Pack (January 2022) is a preschool superhero adventure series from OddBot Inc. The Action Pack is a group of heroic children – Treena, Watts, Wren and Clay – who use their incredible superpowers to take on Hope Springs’ greatest threats, implement the lessons taught by Mr. Ernesto at Action Academy and fulfill their ultimate mission to bring out the good in everything, even the bad guys! The series is hosted by ICON Creative Studios.
Executive Producer / Showrunner: Chris Hamilton (Muppet Babies, Corn & Peg)
Editor-in-Chief: Shea Fontana (DC Super Hero Girls, Wonder Woman)
Creator: Bill Harper
The Creature Cases (Spring 2022), an animated action-comedy series, follows the adventures of Sam Snow and Kit Casey, agents of CLADE: The Secret League of Animal Detective Experts. In a world populated exclusively by animals, these brilliant detectives travel the world to solve mind-boggling mysteries that mix real zoological facts with savage sleuth action! The series is produced by Silvergate Media and hosted by TeamTO.
Executive Producers: Kurt Mueller, Adam Idelson
Creator / Head Writer: Gabe Pulliam
Big Tree City (Spring 2022) is an Emmy Award-winning action-comedy series from Blue Zoo Animation. Hot-sauce volcanoes, dinosaur cookie mysteries and exploding soda factories; Join the savage rescues of Major Prickles and his overzealous team as they attempt to save the animal citizens of Big Tree City.
Executive Producers: Adam Shaw, Oli Hyatt
Head Writer: Sam Morrison
Deepa & Anoop (2022) is a brand new preschool animated series from Mattel Television that follows the adventures of fun-loving seven-year-old Deepa and her best friend, Anoop, a color-changing elephant, in the Deepa’s family bed and breakfast, Mango Manor. Deepa and Anoop are the “unofficial ambassadors of fun” and make sure every guest has the best time possible, often solving the simplest problems with the most imaginative (and complicated!) Solutions that often involve big musical numbers. ladder.
Creators: Munjal Shroff, Lisa Goldman and Heather Kenyon (Gnomeo & Juliet)
Executive Producers: Fred Soulie, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Mattel Television (He-Man and Masters of the Universe, Masters of the Universe: Revelation) and Christopher Keenan, Senior Vice President, Creative & Executive Producer, Mattel Television ( Thomas & Friends, Barbie: big city, big dreams)
Ridley Jones and Ada Twist, scientist – renewed for season 2
Ridley Jones (November 2021) returns for a second season in November and you can watch the trailer HERE. Ridley and his friends, Peaches, Fred, Ismat, Dudley and Dante continue their nocturnal adventures when the lights go out, the doors close and all the exhibits come to life at the Museum of Natural History.
Creator / Executive Producer: Chris Nee
Ada Twist, Scientist (2022) follows a pint-sized scientist with giant-sized curiosity, who longs to find the answer to absolutely everything. Ada, along with her best friends Iggy Peck and Rosie Revere, will be back to explore more ways science is part of everyday life.
Showrunner / Co-EP: Kerri Grant
Developed for TV by: Chris Nee
Executive Producers: Chris Nee (Laughing Wild), Mark Burton (Wonder Worldwide), Tonia Davis and Priya Swaminathan (Higher Ground), Andrea Beaty (author, Ada Twist, scientist), David Roberts (illustrator, Ada Twist, scientist)
These are just a few of our preschool series, movies and specials. Here are some more family-friendly recommendations.