May 2, 2017 – Los Angeles, CA – Beat Bugs, the preschool-targeted,
Netflix Original Series revolving around the lives and adventures of
five charming and funny child-like bugs who live in an overgrown
backyard, was all the buzz at the 44th Annual Daytime Creative Arts
Emmy® Awards. The animated program took home the gold for
“Outstanding Writing in a Preschool Animated Series” on Friday at
the Pasadena Civic Auditorium celebration.
Beat Bugs is a family animated series inspired by the music of The
Beatles, and re-recorded by today’s hottest contemporary artists like
P!nk, Eddie Vedder, Rod Stewart, Tori Kelly and more.
“With ‘Beat Bugs’ we started with the greatest songwriting of all
time, and with a team of extraordinary writers, we tried to do it
justice. Thank you to the Academy.”— Josh Wakely, writer, director
Kids in United States, United Kingdom and Australia to Band Together for Beatles-Inspired Music Fun at My Gym Locations
Beat Bugs and My Gym have struck a chord to activate a musically-inspired promotion at 178 My Gym locations in United States, United Kingdom and Australia this summer. In the months of June and July, children who attend classes at My Gym will enjoy Beat Bugs music, games and other fun activities, including coloring sheets and puppet shows.
Created by Josh Wakely, Beat Bugs, is an Emmy Award-winning animated kids series featuring music inspired by The Beatles. Currently a hit on Netflix, the story revolves around the lives and adventures of five best friends; charming and funny childlike bugs who explore and learn in their suburban backyard home. Each episode ties in a Beatles song in an innocent and child-friendly fashion, sung by one of the characters or guest stars that include mega-musicians P!nk, Sia, Aloe Blacc, Rod Stewart, Jennifer Hudson and more. Beat Bugs introduces a new generation to the music of the most influential band in rock history, The Beatles.
My Gym’s facilities provide a local place where children learn and grow through unique and exciting activities. My Gym Kids worldwide develop healthy minds and strong bodies under the guidance of trained and loving instructors in a safe, clean and noncompetitive environment. Find a location near you at www.mygym.com.
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