Children's Entertainment

Here is the latest news about children's movies and tv shows from Watchers Watch:

The Boss Baby Wins Box Office for Second Straight Weekend (2017-04-09): The Boss Baby was the number one film in theaters again this weekend. It made another $26.3 million and topped the new Smurfs film.

PBS Kids Announces Splash and Bubble Animated Series (2016-05-24): PBS Kids has announced it will launch Splash and Bubbles this fall. The animated series is from The Jim Henson Company.

The Jungle Book Wins Weekend Box Office With $103 Million Opening (2016-04-17): The Jungle Book easily won the box office this weekend with a $103 million opening. Barbershop: The Next Cut finished second.

Eva Green and Asa Butterfield Star in First Trailer for Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016-03-16): Eva Green and Asa Butterfield star in the first trailer for the film version of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children the bestselling novel by Ransom Riggs

Ellen DeGeneres Reveals Full Finding Dory Trailer (2016-03-09): The first full trailer for Finding Dory is out. It's all fun and games until an octopus named Hank accidentally maims himself in a garbage disposal.

Bryce Dallas Howard Stars in First Teaser Trailer for Pete's Dragon (2016-02-23): Bryce Dallas Howard and Robert Redford star in the first teaser trailer for Disney's remake of Pete's Dragon.

Alice Through the Looking Glass Looks Wilder Than Tim Burton's Film (2016-02-04): Disney released the trailer for Alice Through the Looking Glass. Director James Bobin has created a new story with an even wilder cast of characters.

Scarlett Johansson is Kaa the Python in First Jungle Book Trailer (2015-09-18): Jon Favreau's Jungle Book trailer is visually stunning. The live action and cgi film stars Neel Sethi and the voices of Scarlett Johansson, Bill Murray and Lupita N'ong'o

Minions Top Weekend Box Office (2015-07-12): The Minion won the box office this weekend. The film made $115 million which is the second highest opening for an animated film.

Hugh Jackman is Blackbeard in Pan Teaser Trailer (2014-11-26): Hugh Jackman is the Pirate Blackbeard in the first Pan teaser trailer. Amanda Seyfried, Rooney Mara and Levi Miller co-star in the fantasy adventure.

Watch the Minions Destroy Villains Through History in First Trailer (2014-11-06): The Minions are getting their own film. In this trailer we learn a bit about their history of serving despicable villains and accidentally destroying their evil plans.

PBS to Offer Shorter Half-Hour Version of Sesame Street (2014-06-22): PBS Kids will offer a shorter, half-hour long version of Sesame Street. It will air on PBS and be available online.

Second Full Trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy Starring Chris Pratt and Zoe Saldana (2014-06-17): In this second full trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy, we get a more serious look at the ragtag band of adventurers who are out to save the galaxy.

First Paddington Bear Trailer Starring Colin Firth and Hugh Bonneville (2014-06-12): Paddington Bear is kind of scary in the first full trailer. The live action version of the children's book character is not what we were expecting.

Warner Bros. Set to Begin Production on Peter Pan (2014-04-26): Warner Bros. Pictures has announced that production is set to begin on a live-action Peter Pan film.

Ella the Elephant Animated Series Coming to Disney Channel (2014-02-14): The Ella the Elephant animated series is coming to Disney Channel and Disney Junior this month. It is based on the children's book.

Nickelodeon Greenlights Second Season of Animated Peter Rabbit Preschool Series (2013-10-11): Nickelodeon has greenlit a second season of its animated Peter Rabbit preschool series.

Nickelodeon Announces Animated Peter Rabbit Preschool Series (2013-02-19): Nickelodeon has announced plans to bring Beatrix Potter's popular Petter Rabbit children's books to the TV screen.

PBS Kids Announces Peg + Cat Preschool Series (2013-01-15): PBS Kids has announced it will premiere Peg + Cat, a new animated preschool series this fall.

Production Begins on Disney's Oki's Oasis. Mandy Moore to Voice Oki (2012-04-21): Production has begun on the animated series Oki's Oasis, which Disney says it the "first western for preschoolers.
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