ADDITIONAL NOTES: completed airing its first season on 8/9/14; has yet to be renewed for a second season
DESCRIPTION: (from The Hub's press release, May 2014) This summer, YouTube sensation Robby Novak (aka, Kid President) makes his television debut with the series premiere of "Kid President: Declaration of Awesome" Saturday, June 7 at 7 p.m. ET/ 4 p.m. PT on the Hub Network, champions of family fun and the only network dedicated to providing kids and their families entertainment they can watch together. The series is executive produced by actor Rainn Wilson ("The Office") and Novak's brother-in-law and show creator, Brad Montague, for SoulPancake Television, LLC. Each episode also features interactions between Kid President and a variety of guest stars, including Kevin Costner ("Draft Day"), Gene Simmons (KISS), Jamie Foxx ("The Amazing Spiderman 2"), Craig Robinson ("Get On Up"), Mario Lopez (Host, "Extra"), 'Weird Al' Yankovic (Musician), and plenty of other surprises. The series will follow Kid President as he inspires both kids and adults to do awesome things that make a difference in the world. Along the way, Kid President interviews a few well-known entertainment icons such as Gene Simmons from the legendary rock band KISS, who teaches him how to play the drums and follow your dreams! Kevin Costner explains what a real hero is. In addition, he gets a lesson on the importance of staying true to one's self from funnyman 'Weird Al' Yankovic.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Robby Novak as Kid President