Nickelodeon is bringing standard children group The BeatBuds to the small display screen. The ViacomCBS community has signed a cope with Scooter Braun’s SB Initiatives, which acquired the property in 2018, for a brand new animated preschool sequence. Manufacturing is about to being this summer season with a 2021 premiere deliberate.
The 10-episode short-form sequence is written by Evan Sinclair (“Ryan’s Thriller Playdate,” “The Aquabats! Tremendous Present!”) and can characteristic unique songs telling the musical adventures of Jonny, Matty and the remainder of the ‘Buds,
Fashioned in 2012, the BeatBuds are greatest associates and musical companions Jonathan Jonah and Matthew Shapiro, who’ve been enjoying collectively for the reason that age of six. Their energetic reveals intention to introduce younger children to the “to the pure pleasure and academic advantages of music.” Their fashionable, nearly indie-rock sound additionally resonates with adults. Amongst their toddler-approved hits are the songs “Gravity,” “Sam the Rubbish Man” and “When the Rain Falls Down.”
“The BeatBuds are all my children take heed to and from the primary time I noticed them carry out at a celebration, I knew they might change into one of many largest children act,” mentioned Braun, who’ll govt produce the sequence. “That is going to be a extremely enjoyable present all the household can take pleasure in collectively, quickly everybody might be singing alongside to The BeatBuds songs.”
Added Jonah and Shapiro enthusiastically: “Energizing households by means of music is what The BeatBuds is all about. We’ve got created a neighborhood like no different by which children and fogeys are actually related to us and our music. After we bought the possibility to create an animated sequence with Nickelodeon and Scooter, our pleasure soared as a result of we are able to deliver The BeatBuds to the world. Let’s jam!”
Stated Brian Robbins, president, children and household Leisure for ViacomCBS Home Media Networks in saying the deal: “My younger daughter’s love for The BeatBuds turned me right into a bona fide tremendous fan, and now they’re just about our complete household’s go-to soundtrack. I’m actually blissful to be working with Scooter Braun to deliver them to Nickelodeon for a sequence that our viewers goes to completely love.”
The BeatBuds is govt produced by Braun and Scott Manson on behalf of SB Initiatives, residence to administration purchasers Ariana Grande, Justin Bieber and Demi Lovato, amongst others. Manufacturing of The BeatBuds for Nickelodeon is overseen by Eryk Casemiro, senior vp, Nickelodeon Preschool.