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DreamWorks’ Noddy, Toyland Detective to launch on Milkshake

Published on: 14th April 2016

The new series will have its UK premiere on Channel 5’s Milkshake on 18th April at 7:50am.

Noddy-480Noddy, Toyland Detective reimagines Noddy in the new role of investigator, exploring mysteries in Toyland while encouraging viewers to explore and make discoveries in their own world. Co-produced by DreamWorks Animation and Gaumont Animation, the series will air on Milkshake every weekday at 7:50am.

Clair Robinson, acting head of children’s at Channel 5, commented: “Noddy is a true British icon and we’re delighted to include Noddy, Toyland Detective in the Milkshake schedule. This beautifully animated series featuring a new-look Noddy and his friends is sure to be a hit with our young audience.”

Eric Ellenbogen, co-head of international TV for DreamWorks Animation, added: “We’re delighted to be bringing Noddy, Toyland Detective to UK audiences through Milkshake and Channel 5. The new series reimagines and expands Noddy’s world with new characters and lands that kids will love exploring alongside in his many adventures.”

To celebrate the launch of the new series, the Noddy costume character will be joining the Milkshake presenters in the Milkshake studio from 18th to 22nd April. There will also be opportunities for viewers to win some Noddy competition prizes.

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