Apple Tv+ is all set to bring back the infamous children’s novel, Harriet, The Spy, to action. According to recent news, Apple has ordered an animated series of Harriet The Spy, which will stream on Apple Tv. Harriet, The Spy, will join the line-up for other kids’ series such as “Ghostwriters,” and ” Helpsters” on Apple Tv.
Titmouse Animations will be working on the animation of the show. Whereas, The Jim Henson Company are the executive producers along with Rehab Entertainment and 2 other Freinds Entertainment. The Jim Henson Company has been in a longterm deal with Apple till now.
A lot of information about the new animated series is out now due to the official press release. And, we are here to drop all the update and facts you should know. So, go ahead and keep reading:
A Brief List Of Artists Who Will Voice The New Show.
Of course, those animated characters need a voice, and we already have the complete list of who will play whom? However, it’s easy to say that the star cast is exceptionally talented and incredible. So, let’s take a look.
The cast of the show includes Golden Globe and SAG Award nominee Beanie Feldstein ( LadyBird), who will give her voice to Harriet. Emmy Award Winner, Jane Lynch (Glee) will portray Olly Golly, Harriet’s nanny. Along with them, Mean Girls fame, Lacey Chabert will play the role of Marion Hawthorne, Harriet’s classmate.
The star-studded show will surely join Apple’s list of award-winning series for kids and also for families.
Storyline And Plot Of The New Animated Series
The story is set in 1960s New York (time of novel release) and will revolve around the life of adventurous and ambitious Harriet. An 11-year-old who is fierce and independent but, most importantly, wants to become a writer, and, to be a writer, you should know everything. Hence, to know everything, you have to be a spy.
Along with Harriet is her nanny in the show, who is someone everyone needs in their childhood. No-nonsense, larger-than-life. Last but not least is Harriet’s classmate, Marion Hawthorne, the leader of her clique, and one of the popular girls of the school.
The series order will follow the recent milestone Daytime Emmy Award wins for Apple Tv+. The order consists of original children programs, Ghostwriter and Peanuts In Space: Apollo 10. It makes it the first streaming device to win an Emmy in its first year of Eligibility.