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Nelvana and Discovery greenlight new kids series


TORONTO – Nelvana and Discovery’s joint venture, Redknot, today announced its third series, Super Wish (above). Created by Nelvana’s Vanessa Esteves and Emmy-Award winning Adrian Thatcher, the animated series (52 episodes x 11 min). takes place in a magical world of birthdays. Produced by Redknot, production begins spring 2021. The series will air on Corus Entertainment’s YTV in Canada and Discovery Kids in LATAM in 2022. The 2D-animated series aimed at kids aged 4-to-8 follows Jesse who inadvertently uses his extra special 10th birthday wish – a super wish – to wish his birthday party would disappear, and to his...