Netflix is expanding their preschool content with the addition of four brand new series as well as the renewal of two existing shows. Both “Ada Twist, Scientist” (2022) and “Ridley Jones” (November 2021) have been renewed for a second season and you can read about the new shows below.
From educational animal-based mysteries in “The Creature Cases”, to the superheroics of “Action Pack”, the silly laughs in “Big Tree City”, and meeting new best friends “Deepa and Anoop”, the upcoming series join other Netflix preschool offerings for kids aged 2-6, including “Ask The StoryBots”, “Mighty Little Bheem”, “Go! Go! Cory Carson”, “Gabby’s Dollhouse”, “CoCoMelon” and “Go, Dog. Go!”
Action Pack – January 2022
Action Pack is a preschool superhero adventure series from OddBot Inc. The Action Pack is a group of heroic kids — Treena, Watts, Wren and Clay — who use their incredible super powers as they take on the biggest threats in Hope Springs, implement the lessons taught by Mr. Ernesto at the Action Academy, and fulfill their ultimate mission of bringing out the good in everything, even in villains! The series is animated by ICON Creative Studios.
Executive Producer/Showrunner: Chris Hamilton (Muppet Babies, Corn & Peg)
Story Editor: Shea Fontana (DC Super Hero Girls, Wonder Woman)
Creator: Bill Harper
The Creature Cases – Spring 2022
The Creature Cases is an animated action-comedy series, follows the adventures of Sam Snow and Kit Casey, agents of CLADE: the Covert League of Animal Detective Experts. In a world populated exclusively by animals, these brilliant sleuths travel the globe solving mind-boggling mysteries that mix real zoological facts with wild detective action! The series is produced by Silvergate Media and animated by TeamTO.
Executive Producers: Kurt Mueller, Adam Idelson
Creator/Head Writer: Gabe Pulliam
Big Tree City – Spring 2022
Big Tree City is an all action, all comedy series from Emmy Award winning Blue Zoo Animation. Hot sauce Volcanoes, biscuit dinosaur mysteries and exploding soda pop factories; Join the wild rescues of Major Prickles and his overzealous team, as they try to save the animal citizens of Big Tree City.
Executive Producers: Adam Shaw, Oli Hyatt
Head Writer: Sam Morrison
Deepa & Anoop – 2022
Deepa & Anoop is an all-new, animated preschool series from Mattel Television that follows the adventures of fun-loving seven-year-old Deepa and her best friend, Anoop, a color-changing elephant, at Deepa’s family’s 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 of problems with the most imaginative (and complicated!) solutions that frequently involve large-scale musical numbers.
Creators: Munjal Shroff, Lisa Goldman, and Heather Kenyon (Gnomeo & Juliet)
Executive Producers: Fred Soulie, Senior Vice President & 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)