Nerd Corps Entertainment has begun development on a children's computer-animated TV series based on the "George Greenby" book series, the New York Times bestselling series by Stephen Hawking, above, and his daughter, Lucy Hawking.
The Vancouver-based animation studio is planning to produce 26 half-hour episodes of the educational comedy-adventure TV series for the world market. The series examines science and physics through the adventures of 11-year-old George Greenby and his friend Annie Bellis, as they explore the universe and its marvels, traveling through space and time. Joining them is Cosmos, a supercomputer with an attitude to boot.
Nerd Corps is looking to create a multi-platform experience so that the scientific discovery can continue for viewers both on- and off-screen.
Pure Grass Films will serve as executive producers, co-financers and distributors for several territories.
Stephen Hawking Develops Cartoon Series Aimed at Kids
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