Polly Pocket - the animated series
Polly Pocket - the animated series
|Original title: Polly Pocket
Authors: Shea Fontana, Elise Allen, Mark Purdy, Stu Reid, Jacquie Walters, Taylor Cox, Barb Haynes, Robin Stein
Characters: Polly Pocket, Lila Draper, Shani, GenI, Penelope Pocket, Pierce Pocket, Peaches Pocket, Paxton Pocket
Production: Mattel, DHX Studios Vancouver
Country: Canada, United States
|Year: June 8, 2018
Broadcast in Italy: 14 January 2019 on Cartoonito
Gender: Comedy, adventure
duration: 22 minutes
Recommended age: Children from 6 to 9 years old
Get up there Cartoon
a new series in absolute TV premiere, POLLY POCKET, the show that features the very famous mini dolls invented in the 90s. The appointment is for January 14, Monday to Friday, at 17.25pm
The series chronicles the daily adventures of Polly and her friends. Polly often hears herself repeated that she is too small to do what she would like. Precisely for this reason, the girl decides to prove to everyone that being small is not a limit, but a great strength! When she inherits a magical pendant that allows her to shrink, she will find herself involved in all kinds of adventures and will do anything to help her friends.
The Polly Pocket animated TV series was produced for Family Channel by Mattel, thanks to the collaboration with the animation studios of DHX Media. Each episode consists of 2 episodes of 11 minutes each for a total of 52 episodes of 11 minutes (or 26 episodes of 22 minutes). The series premiered on Family Channel on July 8, 2018.
The new episodes
Polly Pocket, who turns thirty this year, is ready to entertain her fans with many new adventures. From 10 June they arrive on Cartoonito (channel 46 of DTT) the eagerly awaited new episodes in Prima TV of POLLY POCKET, the series that focuses on the adventures of Polly and her inseparable friends. The appointment is from Monday to Thursday, at 17.00. The show follows the adventures of Polly, an 11 year old girl full of energy and desire to do. Skilled inventor, she is able to assemble the objects around her, giving life to magnificent creations. Polly is intelligent, curious and very confident.
Due to her short stature she often hears herself repeated that she is too small to do what she dreams, but she does not give up, being small for Polly is certainly not a limit but a great strength and the young woman decides to prove it in every way possible. A magical medallion inherited from grandmother Penelope Pocket, a little woman of just five feet but with a great personality, will come to help her in the enterprise.
Very active and a lover of adventure, the grandmother will teach her young granddaughter that even the smallest person can make a difference. The medallion will allow Polly to shrink herself and everything around her: an amazing power that, suddenly, will make the protagonist's world bigger than ever. Polly wishes to use her gift to do good to others, but managing such great power at just 11 years of age won't be easy. With enthusiasm and ingenuity she will make up some mess, but fortunately her inseparable friends, Shani and Lila, will never be lacking next to her.
Infected by the charisma and passion of their friend, they will find themselves involved in many, exciting and always new adventures. The three, moreover, will have to face the fierce enemy, Griselle Grande. Griselle was once the best friend of Polly's grandmother, but when she discovered the locket she became obsessed with its power and tried to steal it from its owner for anything but benevolent purposes. To help her in the enterprise will be her faithful niece Gwen.
Polly Pocket characters
Polly Pocket and her friends Lila and Shani
Polly Pocket she is an 11 year old girl who dreams of adventure and helping people in need. Polly is the main protagonist of the series and inherits the magic pendant from her grandmother.
Lila Draper is Polly's friend with a passion for fashion that she always quotes in her exclamations. Find it fun to shrink down with Polly's magical pendant.
Shani is a very shy science fiction nerd. Shani is very intelligent and pacifist. Her favorite show is "Y-Girls" and she is a follower of Nicholas' vlog.
genes is an AI program created by Polly to interact with her technology.
- Penelope Pocket she is Polly's grandmother and the previous wearer of the magic pendant.
Pierce Pocket is Polly's sixteen-year-old brother of karate, who works as a clerk at the shop, Cupcake.
Peaches Pocket is Polly's dog.
- Paxton Pocket is Polly's little brother and the only one of Polly's relatives, who knows the secret of the magic pendant, in addition to his grandmother Penelope
Nicholas Wells is a classmate of Polly who is passionate about paranormal phenomena, who will learn about Polly's secret and become a member of the group.
The opinions of the authors
Josh Scherba, executive director of content and distribution at DXH Media, says: "By working with our Mattel partners we are able to consider established brands like Polly Pocket and present them in a fun and original way for an entirely new audience and generation. With the new Fireman Sam e Bob the Builder
leading the way with their international success, we are confident that Polly Pocket will follow in their footsteps and win a legion of new fans. "
Polly Pocket and his friends on skate
Polly Pocket and his friends