The Mr. Men Show

If you were ever a fan of the Mr. Men books by Roger Hargreaves, you may be interested to know that a series entitled The Mr. Men Show is being made!

Described as an inspired re-imagining of the original book series with a contemporary new look for today’s children, the show is said to be the first animated show to bring sketch comedy to kids and features twenty five Mr. Men and Little Miss characters.

The show is being animated by the people being Rugrats.

Fifty-two episodes are being made initially, each 11 minutes long and will air in 2008 on five in the UK and Comedy Channel in the US. No word yet on a NZ air date.

Follow the production blog with inside sneak peeks of the show-in-progress.