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Universal Kids finds new Waldo voice cast

Universal Kids has found Waldo … or at least his new voice actor. The cable channel has announced the principal cast for its upcoming Where’s Waldo? animated series. Joshua Rush (Andi Mack, The Lion Guard) stars as Waldo, Haley Tju (Bella and the Bulldogs, The Loud House) voices Wenda, Eva Carlton (Little) plays Odlulu, and Thomas Lennons (Santa Clarita Diet, Reno 911!) has ...

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Universal Kids adds DreamWorks TV shows, including new Where’s Waldo? series

Comcast synergy is starting to pay off for Universal Kids. The US TV channel is preparing to add a full slate of animated DreamWorks TV shows, including a new series based on the Where’s Waldo? books. Set to launch in fall 2019, the new show follows Waldo and Wenda: members of the Worldwide Wanderer Society, the international order of curious travellers who circle the globe celebrating ...

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Masha and the Bear Joins Universal Kids’ Lineup

The massively popular CG animated comedy series from Russia, Masha and the Bear, continues to make waves across the globe. The latest notch on its belt is its addition to NBCUniversal’s preschool TV network, Universal Kids. Masha and the Bear is a welcome addition to Universal Kids’ programming lineup, and not a surprising one either as Masha and the Bear already managed to garner a massive ...

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Universal Kids Unveil Launch Lineup

NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment has recently relaunched their kid-centric network Sprout under the new brand Universal Kids, and as part of the rebrand’s launch lineup, a whole slew of acquisitions from DreamWorks Animation Television will be offered along with other proven hits of both the animated and live-action varieties. The rebrand aims to expand the network’s target audience to kids ...

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The Deep’s second season gets new partners

DHX has picked up new broadcast partners for the second season of their CG-animated underwater adventure series The Deep. First time partners include Universal Kids (U.S.), Nickelodeon (Greece), NRK Super (Norway), YLE (Finland), POP (Italy), Biggs (Portugal), RTBF’s OUFtivi (Belgium), MBC3 (Middle East), Minimax (CEE), KidZone TV (Baltics), Multimania (Russia), Hop! (Israel), SVT (Sweden), TSR ...

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Universal Kids Network will become a reality this September 9th

After the deal with Dreamworks was made, it was only a matter of time. From Cartoon Brew and Deadline Hollywood Sprout is expanding its reach. NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment’s preschool network is rebranding to become Universal Kids, extending its audience to 2-11 year olds with content to include DreamWorks Animation Television series, unscripted entertainment, live action scripted ...

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Sprout Rebrands as Universal Kids

According to a recent announcement from NBCUniversal, the preschool network Sprout will be relaunched under the new name Universal Kids, and will be expanding its lineup with new programs targeted towards kids aged six to eleven after 6PM. Universal Kids will be debuting on September 9, 2017 and will serve as a destination for kids and family programming. The network will carry various ...

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