Gwen Stefani and Nickelodeon to release Harajuku-themed animated series
There’s no doubt kids will love this. Gwen Stefani in conjunction with Moody Street Kids and Vision Animation, has developed a 26-episode animated series called “Kuu Kuu Harajuku,” set to premiere on Nickelodeon this fall.
Gwen Stefani and Nickelodeon are joining forces. The singer's animated series, Kuu Kuu Harajuku, is set to make its American debut on the Viacom-owned cable network, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. Inspired by the Harajuku girls that became a staple of Stefani's solo act in 2004, Kuu Kuu Harajuku is co-created and exec produced by the former No Doubt lead singer. The series first premiered in Australia in November 2015 after Stefani announced the series the year prior.
Gwen Stefani’s ‘Kuu Kuu Harajuku’ Premieres on Nick Oct. 3
Nickelodeon has announced that a new animated series from pop star and fashionista Gwen Stefani, Kuu Kuu Harajuku, will premiere exclusively on Nick in the US on Monday, October 3 at 4 p.m. ET/PT, with new episodes each day at four through to Friday, Oct. 7 and fresh premieres from the 26-episode series airing Saturdays at 8:30 a.m. thereafter.
Gwen Stefani and Nickelodeon’s Kawaii Cartoon: ‘Kuu Kuu Harajuku’
Gwen Stefani may be exiting her red chair on “The Voice” this fall, but she’s not staying away from the small screen. Through a cartoon doppelganger, the platinum blonde singer is premiering an animated series called “Kuu Kuu Harajuku” on Nickelodeon next month.
L.A.M.B.s Rejoice! Get a Sneak Peek at Gwen Stefani’s New Nickelodeon Series, Kuu Kuu Harajuku
Just in case singer, fashion designer, mom, reality show judge and timeless style icon aren’t enough, Gwen Stefani can now add kids’ television show creator to her résumé! The musician has collaborated with Nickelodeon to create Kuu Kuu Harajuku, an animated series focusing on a group of girls — named, of course, Love, Angel, Music and Baby — as well as their leader G, and their adventures in the Harajuku world.
Nick launches brand new super trailer for Kuu Kuu Harajuku!
From the mind of superstar Gwen Stefani comes the new show Kuu Kuu Harajuku! Meet Love, Angel, Music, Baby, and G -- part of the super cool band HJ5. They love to sing, dance, and save the world from space aliens (told you they were super cool)!
Gwen Stefani shares her love for everything Japanese
NO DOUBT Gwen Stefani is hoping her latest super kawaii (cute) venture is a hit with the younger generation. The series, Kuu-Kuu Harajuku, is a collision of cultures, a kaleidoscope of music, fashion and style.
Gwen Stefani turns her obsession of Toyko's Harajuku neighbourhood into a cartoon
Gwen Stefani, the Grammy-winning former singer of No Doubt, has transformed her long obsession with the fashion and street culture of the Harajuku neighbourhood of Tokyo into a funny, music-filled cartoon for kids.
Josh Scherba, SVP Distribution at DHX Media, adds, “Kuu-Kuu Harajuku is fun, energetic and unique, and the inspiration for the series draws from a range of cultures as well as Gwen’s own distinct visual imagination. Our team is excited to be distributing this completely original series around the world.”
Gwen Stefani's animated Kuu-Kuu Harajuku series enters development
Mattel is already on board as the global master toy licensee. Doug Wadleigh, SVP and GM at Mattel, added: “The unique Kawaii world of characters paired with the engaging musical narrative of Kuu-Kuu Harajuku has inspired us to create a truly distinguished line of upcoming dolls and toys."
Canada's DHX Media has come aboard to handle worldwide distribution for Kuu-Kuu Harajuku, a new animated co-pro from Australia's Moody Street Kids and Malaysia's Vision Animation that's inspired and executive produced by pop superstar Gwen Stefani.