The new adventures of Morph will be broadcast on CBBC next month.
Originally created in 1977 by Aardman, Morph first appeared on the BBC Children’s art programme Take Hart alongside artist and presenter, Tony Hart.
Peter Lord, Aardman co-founder and co-creator of Morph, said: “I am delighted that his latest adventures are back on the BBC. Although he’s been away for a while, he’s as lively and full-of-fun as ever – and rather more youthful than his creators. It’s fantastic to see him back in his rightful home.”
Cheryl Taylor, controller of CBBC, added: “CBBC are delighted that Morph is back on our screens this year. His playful and curious persona has always been a delight and we know that viewers of all ages will welcome him with open arms.”
The new series launched in the summer after a successful Kickstarter campaign raised over £110,000 which part-funded 15 brand new one-minute episodes. The episodes, which have been released throughout the second half of 2014 on Morph’s very own YouTube channel, have been viewed by hundreds of thousands of fans worldwide.