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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
takes adventure to new heights in the brand-new CG-animated preschool
Wing (26 episodes), premiering Monday, Nov. 6, at 12:30
p.m. (ET/PT). The action-packed series follows a team of eager young
birds as they work together to help their island community, go on
amazing adventures and earn their wings as full-feathered rescue birds.
Produced by 9 Story Media Group, Top Wing features storylines
that help preschoolers build self-confidence, and includes lessons about
perseverance and hard work. Following its U.S. launch, Top Wing
will roll out internationally in 2018.
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Nickelodeon's Top Wing (l-r) Brody, Swift, Rod and Penny (Photo: Business Wire)
Top Wing follows four best friend rescue birds--Swift, Penny, Rod
and Brody--who are training to earn their wings at the Top Wing Academy
on Big Swirl Island. With the help of their mentor Speedy, and unique
turbo-charged vehicles and high-tech gadgets, the cadets are assigned
different missions to sharpen their rescue skills and help those in need
while learning valuable lessons along the way.
In Top Wing's series premiere, "Time to Earn Our Wings,"
cadets-in-training Swift, Penny, Rod and Brody gather at Top Wing
Academy where they learn to pilot their new vehicles and become the best
rescue team Big Swirl Island has ever seen.
Meet the Top Wing cadets:
Swift - A daring and playful blue jay who is the fastest
turbo-charged pilot in the sky.
Penny - A curious penguin and undersea expert who is always up
for a challenge in her super submarine.
Rod - An energetic and funny rooster who is ready to fly across
the island on his all-terrain vehicle.
Brody - A laid-back puffin who loves to fly across, over and on
the waves in turbo-charged vehicle.
Leading up to the linear series premiere of Top Wing, an all-new
full-length episode and short-form content are available now on NickJr.com
and the Nick Jr. App.
Top Wing is created by Matthew Fernandes of Industrial Brothers (Dot,
Yup Yups, Gummandos) and executive produced by Scott Kraft
(co-creator, Fresh Beat Band; executive producer/head writer, PAW
Patrol), Vince Commisso for 9 Story Media Group and Matthew
Fernandes and Arthur Spanos for Industrial Brothers. It is the newest
series to join Nick's top-ranked preschool roster, airing alongside hit
series like PAW
and the Monster Machines, Shimmer
and Shine and Sunny
Nickelodeon, now in its 38th year, is the number-one
entertainment brand for kids. It has built a diverse, global business by
putting kids first in everything it does. The company includes
television programming and production in the United States and around
the world, plus consumer products, digital, recreation, books and
feature films. Nickelodeon's U.S. television network is seen in more
than 90 million households and has been the number-one-rated kids' basic
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