Little Mouse Gets 2D Series On HBO
STUART LITTLE premieres on HBO Family in an all-new 2D animated series Saturday, March 1 at 8:00 am and replays at 1:30 the same day, as well as on the following Tuesdays and Thursdays. Sony Pictures Television and Red Wagon are producing the half-hour series of 13 episodes, based upon the book by E.B. White. The series features the adventures of the three-inch tall mouse (voiced by Hugh Laurie) who has been adopted by the Little family. Other characters featured in the series are Stuart's brother George; Mr. and Mrs. Little; Martha, the baby sister; Snowbell, the family cat; Margalo, Stuart's bird friend; Monty, the stray cat; and Falcon. Each episode opens and closes with a CGI animated wraparound featuring Stuart speaking directly to the audience, introducing the story or theme promising children empowerment. Bob Hathcock is co-producer on the series. Red Wagon's Lucy Fisher and Douglas Wick are executive producers. Consulting producer is Jeff Kline, associate producer is Phil S. Crain, while Dolores Morris is the HBO executive in charge of production. To check out more programming go to www.homeboxoffice.com or www.sonypictures.com/tv.