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[via press release from Amazon]
Season Two of Amazon Original Series "Creative Galaxy" to Launch on Prime Video Friday, September 16
On Friday, September 16, Amazon Original Kids Series Creative Galaxy, the hit "make-along, create-along" animated art adventure preschool series, is set to blast off for Season Two on Prime Video with all-new episodes.
From Out of the Blue Enterprises, with Angela Santomero (Blue's Clues, Super Why! Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood) serving as Creator and Executive Producer and Samantha Freeman as Executive Producer, Creative Galaxy fosters lifelong learning and celebrates creative thinking through imagination-inspiring adventures filled with crafts, music, and dance. Samantha Bee (The Daily Show), Jason Jones (The Daily Show), Cloris Leachman (Malcolm in the Middle), Jason Priestley (Beverly Hills 90210), and Brooke Shields (Lipstick Jungle) return to lend their voices in the new season, along with singer-songwriter Lisa Loeb (Jake and the Never Land Pirates), Donovan Patton (Blue's Clues) and Broadway actress Caissie Levy (Les Miserables).
Young viewers will join adorable alien Arty (Meesha Contreras), and his sidekick Epiphany (Kira Gelineau), as they travel around the galaxy to solve problems using various forms of art. Each vibrant and engaging episode highlights a unique creative medium - painting, music, sculpting, cooking and more - to showcase how art can be found in all different places and in many forms. The interactive stories and unique live-action craft segments designed to help adult viewers recreate the art projects featured in each episode with their kids, inspire children to "go be amazing!" and become idea makers and creative thinkers.
In Season Two, the galaxy expands as Arty introduces audiences to two exciting new art forms - cooking and singing/dancing - with new planets and celebrity hosts: Cooktopia with Chef Zesty (Donovan Patton) and Groovopolis with Melody (Lisa Loeb). In addition, the new episodes celebrate key childhood "milestones" such as a parent's birthday and losing a first tooth, bringing even more relatable preschool experiences to families everywhere.
Jarrett Krosoczka, a well-known advocate for creativity and visual literacy, is the Amazon Studios Thought Leader for the series. Kroscozka is a two-time winner of the Children's Choice Book Award and is the author and/or illustrator of 27 books for young readers. Jarrett has given two TED Talks, both of which have accrued more than 1.5 million views. The series is animated by 9 Story Media Group.
The first season of Creative Galaxy is currently available for Prime members to stream and enjoy using the Amazon Video app for TVs, connected devices including Amazon Fire TV, and mobile devices, or online at Amazon.com/originals, at no additional cost to their membership. Customers who are not already a Prime member can sign up for a free trial at www.amazon.com/prime. For a list of all Amazon Video compatible devices, visit www.amazon.com/howtostream. Creative Galaxy is also available as part of Amazon FreeTime Unlimited, the all-you-can-eat subscription service designed from the ground up for kids. FreeTime Unlimited is available exclusively on Amazon devices including Amazon Fire TV and Fire tablets, and a year-long subscription is included with every Fire Kids Edition.
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