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ABC Commercial launched the brand new preschool series, HOOT HOOT GO! (26 x 5’ HD) at MIP Junior.
HOOT HOOT GO! is a heart-warming, live action puppetry and animation series, promoting teamwork, collaboration and friendship – based on ABC KIDS award-winning flagship property, Giggle and Hoot. The delightful series features the ‘Owl Pals’, Hoot, Hootabelle and Hootly who are best friends, living together in the Land of Giggle and Hoot.Whenever someone needs help, the Owl Pals come together to solve the problem!
Exploring the core themes of friendship and teamwork through imaginative play and action, each episode features a humorous look at the daily problems and situations that occur to the key cast of characters – which also mirror the lives of their preschool audience.
Deirdre Brennan, Head of Children's Television at the Australian Broadcasting Corporation said, “This colourful series is full of charm, underpinned by universal themes of friendship, cooperation and problem solving. Our owls have become big stars in Australia, and the energy, humour and music of HOOT HOOT GO! is sure to connect with preschoolers worldwide.”
“We’re thrilled to be presenting this wonderful new series to buyers for the first time. We love offering entertaining children’s content that also appeals to parents and carers – and HOOT HOOT GO!, from the trusted and well-known ABC KIDS brand, is no exception. The amazing production values, genuinely delightful storylines and easily adaptable dialogue will resonate with children around the world.” said Sharon Ramsay-Luck, Head of Sales & Business Development for ABC Commercial.
The ABC KIDS brand is much loved in Australia and highly regarded worldwide. In recent research the overwhelming majority of Australian parents associated it with the attributes ‘high quality’, ‘fun’ and ‘educational’. A high level of spontaneous awareness ensures ABC KIDS programs are top of parents’ minds and close to children’s hearts.1
HOOT HOOT GO! is currently in production and is available for pre-sale at the market.
ABC Commercial, Australian Broadcasting Corporation
ABC Ultimo, NSW 2007, Australia
Tel: + 61 2 8333 3163