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Moominvalley is based on the cherished Moomin stories by Finnish-Swedish artist Tove Jansson, and will consist of two series of 13 x 22-minute-long episodes. The new animation, created by Gutsy Animations, will air on Sky One, Sky Kids and NOW TV in Easter 2019 in the UK and public service broadcater Yle in Finland. The show is being created by an outstanding team, including Oscar®-winning director Steve Box (Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit) and creative director Marika Makaroff.
The beloved characters are voiced by an outstanding cast including Taron Egerton (Moomintroll), Rosamund Pike (Moominmamma), Matt Berry (Moominpappa), Bel Powley (Little My), Warwick Davis (Sniff), Joe Wilkinson (Hemulen-Male), Kate Winslet (Mrs Fillyjonk), Jennifer Saunders (Mymble) Alison Steadman (Emma the Stage Rat), Will Self (The Muskrat), Richard Ayoade (The Ghost) Akiya Henry (Snorkmaiden), Edvin Endre (Snufkin), Mayumi Kawai (Ninny), Matt Lucas (Teety-Woo), Katie Leung (Too-Ticky), Rebecca Root (Misabel), Susie Brann (Hemulen-Male), Joe Wilkinson (Hemulen-Male).
January 30, 2019 3:30am ET by SKY