Discovery + commissions the Henson puppet cooking show
Factual streamer Discovery + has commissioned a new puppet-led children’s cooking show from The Jim Henson Company.
The original 6 x 30 minutes, Duff’s Happy Fun Bake Time, will debut on April 29 and see Duff Goldman and his team of puppets take to the kitchen to explore the science behind cooking and baking. Together, they will discover how the ingredients combine to create delicious dishes.
The series is produced by Lisa Henson and Halle Stanford for The Jim Henson Company as well as by Duff Goldman, Lisa Shotland and Jason deVilliers.
âI think cooking is absolutely fascinating and I wanted to do a show that was about why things are the way they do in the kitchen. When I understand the science behind the food I cook, I kind of feel more connected and wanted to share that with everyone, âGoldman said.
âWhether it was fighting a sea monster, meeting aliens, befriending a robot, a sloth and a crab, Duff wanted to play in a dream kitchen and we wanted to bring all of his dreams to life. hilarious puppet dreams! said Halle Stanford, president of television for The Jim Henson Company. âDuff’s enthusiasm and creativity matched our own passion for keeping families excited to explore and play together in the kitchen.
Law & Crime Network to Live Coverage of Chauvin Trial
The Law & Crime Network, backed by A + E Networks, will prime-time coverage of the Derek Chauvin trial for the alleged murder of George Floyd.
New York Public Defender and Law & Crime host Brian Buckmire will be live at the Minneapolis courthouse daily, starting March 29, when opening statements are scheduled to begin. Throughout the trial period, Buckmire will provide viewers with daily real-time coverage and interviews with those involved.
âI am honored to have the privilege of covering one of the most historic trials of our lives. I have become a public advocate for giving a voice to the voiceless community and I hope our coverage of this trial will inform viewers of the critical facts of George Floyd’s death through analysis of this incredibly controversial case, âhe said. Buckmire said.
Judah returns to Hulu
US streamer Hulu covers second season of Israeli vampire drama Judah, following an agreement with the distributor Banijay Rights.
Produced by United Studios of Israel for HOT, Zion Baruch will return to write and star in the series as the main character, which lands on Hulu on March 30.
The second 7×60 season sees Judah the Jewish vampire set out to return his lost love, while being pursued by the younger generation of Romanian vampires, as a new front opens against state-backed French werewolves Islamic.
“We are delighted that Judah season two will return to Hulu, âsaid Nadav Hanin, HOT’s vice president of content. âAs HOT continues to assert its presence in the international content market, our original shows continue to generate interest and relationships around the world. “