London: Hoho Entertainment, [the company set up by Oliver Ellis and Helen Howells in January this year, has announced that pre-production has begun on its first animated pre-school project entitled Cloudbabiesâ„¢. The 52 x 10 ‘ series has been acquired by by CBeebies and is set to air in 2012.
Cloudbabiesâ„¢ is about four enchanting, childlike characters, Baba Pink, Baba Blue, Baba Yellow and Baba Green whose job it is to look after the sky and their Sky Friends – Sun, Moon, Rainbow, Fuffa Cloud and Little Star. They live together with Bobo White, a mischievous little imp, in a house on a big fluffy cloud. Every morning, they jump on their Skyhorsies and begin their day’s work.
“We’re only 8 months old and Cloudbabiesâ„¢ is very dear to our hearts as it’s the first project out of the Hoho stable. There’s already a lot of excitement building around the series, and we have managed to keep all the production in the UK, which is quite exceptional nowadays. We are looking forward to taking a pilot episode to MIPCOM in order to secure international partners” commented joint MD’s Ellis and Howells.