“Arthur” — the longest-running kids’s animated sequence in U.S. TV historical past — is coming to an finish. And it begs a query … Hey, what offers?!
Carol Greenwald, govt producer of the PBS children present, confirmed in an electronic mail to IGN that “the winter of 2022, the twenty fifth and remaining season of Arthur will debut.” For what it is value … she additionally stated the manufacturing firm and PBS KIDS will “work collectively on extra Arthur content material, sharing the teachings of Arthur and his pals in new methods.” Streaming, anybody?
Anyway … unhappy to see “Arthur” go away on the small display. The youngsters present debuted on PBS again in 1996 and produced over 240 episodes. The present’s primarily based on Marc Brown‘s “Arthur Journey” e-book sequence.
The sequence — which in its long term hauled in 4 Emmys and a Peabody Award — tackled tons of social points between household and pals within the fictional city of Elwood Metropolis.
Mr. Ratburn from the beloved kids’s present “Arthur” comes out as homosexual within the season 22 premiere of the present. 🌈 pic.twitter.com/RdxSFXt3sG