Amazon launches six new kids' pilots in UK

DetailsEditor | 27 June 2015

Fresh from stating its long-term commitment to HDR, Amazon has now turned its attention to content, unveiling its next kids' pilot season of 2015 for the Amazon Prime service in the UK.

The online video offering has made available four animated kids pilots — The Adventures of Knickerbock Teetertop, Lost In Oz, Lily the Unicorn, and Bear in Underwear — along with two live-action kids pilots — A History of Radness and The Kicks.

The new pilots come from a roster of creative talent, including Dallas Clayton, author of An Awesome Book; David Babcock (Brothers & Sisters, Gilmore Girls); Andrew Green (Hannah Montana, Suddenly Susan), Adam Wilson and Melanie Wilson LaBracio (Marvel Universe Live, Evergone), The Jim Henson Company (Sid the Science Kid, Fraggle Rock), as well as Bureau of Magic’s Abram Makowka, Darin Mark, Jared Mark, and Mark Warshaw (East Los High, Dirty Little Secret, Smallville).

All pilots are now available via the Amazon Instant Video app for TVs, connected devices and mobile devices, or online at

“Our members can now take part in watching these new pilots from an impressive slate of creative minds,” said Tara Sorensen, Head of Kids Programming at Amazon Studios. “We’re thrilled to be collaborating with such great teams and are excited to see our members’ response.”