Posts Tagged ‘sprout’

And Now For Something Completely Clangers…Michael Palin

by Alex Beanon September 8, 2014
Michael Palin has been selected as the narrator for the revival of the classic British television children’s series “The Clangers”, which originally aired on BBC from 1969-74 – coincidentally, the same years as Palin and pals’ legendary “Monty Python’s Flying Circus” show – follows the adventures of a family of aardvark piglike animals [let’s call […]

NBCU Harvests Sprout

by Alex Beanon November 14, 2013
NBCU made it official and bought the preschool kids network Sprout from the other two members – PBS and HIT – of the previous ownership consortium. Sprout is the home of original television programming for the preschool set that included “Caillou”, “Noodle and Doodle” and “The Chica Show” and is available to 60 million homes […]


LazyTown Gets Surge Of Energy

by Alex Beanon April 4, 2013
With only two seasons and the last one occurring in 2006, the combo live-action/puppetry/CG “LazyTown” was getting lazy – something which undoubtedly pleased Robbie Rotten, LazyTown’s lazy villain. But after the long hiatus, a third season has finally been filmed – which will allow the residents of LazyTown to stay active with the help of […]
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PR: Sprout Announces 2012-2013 New Fall TV Schedule

by Ed Liuon August 9, 2012
SPROUT® ANNOUNCES 2012-2013 NEW FALL TV SCHEDULE Sprout Launches New TV Season August 27 Featuring Three New Shows and New Eps of Two Favorite Sprout Originals Preschoolers Can Look Forward to the Debut of Olive the Ostrich, Wibbly Pig and 64 Zoo Lane, as well as New Episodes of Favorite Sprout Originals, Pajanimals and The Good Night Show PHILADELPHIA – August 2, 2012 […]