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Sky Kids unveils new slate of Originals

Sky Kids has unveiled a slate of seven new premium Sky Originals set to hit screens later this year. Available to watch on the new Sky Kids TV channel which launches on February 13th, and on demand, the new line-up of shows aims to keep youngsters (aged 1-7) inspired and entertained. Among the raft of […]

January 18, 2023By Nik Roseveare

Sky launching ad-free Sky Kids channel

Sky will launch a new Sky Kids linear channel in February 2023. The channel, aimed at children aged 1-7, will be home to commercial-free, 24-hour programming, and will showcase Sky Originals and known names at no extra cost to Sky Kids customers and NOW entertainment members. Lucy Murphy, Director of Kids Content at Sky, commented: […]

November 22, 2022By Nik Roseveare

Sky Kids announces new climate awareness shows

To help kids get clued up on COP27 ahead of this year’s UN Climate Change Conference, Sky Kids’ weekly news show will see young presenters reveal research on how children feel about the crisis and top tips on how they can protect the planet in a one-off FYI: The Climate Crisis, which airs on November […]

November 3, 2022By Nik Roseveare

Sky Kids commissions Isadora Moon

Sky Kids has announced a new Sky Original commission, Isadora Moon, set to air in 2024. The series adapted from author and illustrator Harriet Muncaster’s international best-selling book series of the same name. The series will follow the magical adventures of 8 year-old, fairy-vampire Isadora Moon, who chooses to go to human school. Enchanted and […]

October 11, 2022By Nik Roseveare

Sky Kids unveils new original commissions

Sky Kids has announced a new original show, The Slow Mo Guys’ Big Adventures, debuting on September 1st with the goal to get kids inspired by science and history. Presented by YouTube stars with over a 14.3million subscribers, the (10×22) series sees The Slow Mo Guys (Gav and Dan) set out to uncover mysteries from […]

August 17, 2022By Nik Roseveare

Sky Kids announces Little Darlings

Sky Kids has announced live-action, comedy drama mini-series, Little Darlings, adapted from the bestselling children’s book of the same name by renowned author Dame Jacqueline Wilson. Starring chart-topping artists, Lemar and Jamelia, Little Darlings is a four-part mini-series about 11-year-old Destiny who longs to meet her dad… it just so happens that he is rock […]

January 26, 2022

Sky Kids boosts educational slate

Sky Kids is adding to its line-up of interactive and educational shows with two new Sky Kids original commissions and an exclusive collection of Paw Patrol shorts from Nick Jr. This autumn kids can learn amazing facts through the exciting raps of MC Grammar’s Wonder Raps, adventure under water and get up close with a […]

September 10, 2021

More Moonbug content on Sky Kids

Moonbug Entertainment is broadening its partnership with Sky Kids with new episodes of popular shows Blippi and Care Bears. A selection of Blippi episodes and specials, including Blippi’s Great Green Adventure, Summer Sports Camp and Halloween, are now available on Sky Kids starting. Season two of Care Bears: Unlock the Music will also air on the platform. Moonbug has […]

August 31, 2021

Sky Kids’ Obki educates on climate change

Sky Kids has announced a brand new Sky Original TV series Obki. The animated series will feature the original character Obki, an alien, on his journey to be a positive force for good on Earth. The show is available immediately on Sky Kids on demand for customers across the UK and ROI. Airing ahead of […]

August 5, 2021By Nik Roseveare

Sky One rebranding as Sky Showcase

Sky is axing the Sky One channel brand and replacing it with a new flagship brand, Sky Showcase. Sky One launched across Europe in April 1982 and is the oldest non-terrestrial TV channel in the UK. The pay-TV broadcaster has additionally announced that it will be launching a new linear channel called Sky Max. Sky […]

July 28, 2021By Nik Roseveare