From a media launch:
Plane Photos(2018 Academy Award®and Golden Globe Award-nominated producers of the animated function movie The Breadwinner) in affiliation with Cloudco Leisure (creators and producers of Care Bears: Unlock the Magic)introduced as we speak that main US premium streaming service Hulu has commissioned a second season of the unique live-action collection Holly Hobbie. Manufacturing on the 10-episode order is at the moment underway in Toronto, with the second season slated to debut on Hulu later this 12 months and on Household Channel in Canada.
Holly Hobbie is a contemporary revival of the basic, women’ character model which was vastly widespread within the 1970s and 80s. The collection centres on 14-year-old Holly Hobbie, performed by Ruby Jay (Tangled: The Sequence and CBS’s upcoming primetime comedy The Unicorn),a small-town lady with a giant coronary heart and even greater desires. Holly’s a singer-songwriter who saves her grandmother’s Calico Café by beginning open mic nights and performing authentic songs to carry her neighborhood collectively. Holly’s world – and her songwriting – evolves in Season 2 as Holly is forged in a musical however clashes with its difficult director (Jake Epstein; Degrassi: The Subsequent Class and Designated Survivor), and sparks fly with the arrival of the gifted Oscar (Tomaso Sanelli; Titans and Fits), a up to date of Holly’s who can be a possible music rival and crush.
The season 2 order comes on the heels of an announcement from the Warner Music Group securing the rights to the unique music from each seasons of the collection and its June 21stlaunch of the primary single from the present, “Be The Change”. The present premiered final autumn on Hulu within the US as a Hulu Unique Sequence, and Household Channel in Canada. CBBC, the main youngsters’s channel within the UK, will launch the present’s Season 1 this summer time with extra market debuts set to be introduced shortly together with one other main market, France.
Holly Hobbie is produced by Plane Photos (The Breadwinner, Bruno & Boots: This Can’t Be Occurring at Macdonald Corridor) in affiliation with Cloudco Leisure (Care Bears: Unlock The Magic, Tinpo) and Wexworks Media (D.N.Ace, Paw Patrol) with the monetary participation of the Shaw Rocket Fund. Sarah Glinski (Degrassi: Subsequent Class, Degrassi: The Subsequent Technology) returns as showrunner.