There’s a new show premiering on the 24-hour Disney Junior channel on Monday, April 15, but you can see an exclusive preview of Henry Hugglemonster at Disney.com today!
Henry Hugglemonster follows the adventures of 5-year-old Henry Hugglemonster as he shares everyday life lessons that are relatable to kids ages 2-7. From learning to work as a team, helping others, or understanding what it means to be part of a family, Henry showcases the emotions young children often feel as they go through life. The series is based on the book I’m a Happy Hugglewug by award-winning children’s book author and Ireland’s Children’s Laureate Niamh Sharkey.
The show is produced in Dublin, Ireland by two-time Academy Award-nominated animation studio Brown Bag Films, which also produces Disney Junior’s Doc McStuffins. The series features the voices of Lara Jill Miller (Doc McStuffins) as Henry; Tom Kenny (Spongebob Squarepants) as Daddo and Grando; Lori Alan (Family Guy) as Momma; Hynden Walch (Teen Titans) as Summer; Chiara Zanni (My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic) as Cobby; and Kari Wahlgren (Phineas and Ferb) as Ivor. Guest voices include Geri Halliwell (The Spice Girls) as Isabella Roarson, a spirited monster popstar, and Academy Award-nominated Brenda Blethyn, OBE (Atonement) as Ernestine Enormomonster, the mother in a family of giant monsters.
Henry Hugglemonster premieres Monday, April 15 at 5 p.m. ET/PT on the 24-hour Disney Junior channel.