Local Children’s Production for a Global Premiere in December 2020
Oz Kids Network proudly presents the global premiere of Australian-made children's interactive digital show ‘Skit This’ Series 2 on Friday, December 4th at 4.30pm. (AEDT)
Starting in December and throughout the summer holidays, each week a special guest will be part of the comedy sketch and prank show. Joining in the fun are bestselling children’s author’s ANDY GRIFFITHS and one of the most loved contestants from ‘Masterchef Australia’, author, artist, and television presenter POH LING YEOW.
From the Oz Kids Network at-home audience in 67 countries around the world, children provide story entries, and the special celebrity guests will select and narrate the one stand-out story that is an amusing tale. What a wonderful, memorable opportunity for the lucky winner!
A bumper Christmas special event will feature Australia’s own global singing superstars HUMAN NATURE. It will be the perfect time of day in the afternoon on December 25th at 4.30pm (AEDT) for all the family to come and relax, and continue the good cheer with a song for the season performed by HUMAN NATURE in collaboration with music man, JOHN FOREMAN.
There are many more special guests in the stellar line-up: check-out the full list below.
“Oz Kids Network is a brand-new way of creating and enjoying children’s television. All our shows are designed to bring out the creative voice of our audience and to celebrate imagination.
‘Skit This’ is a format that sets-out to engage with children and invites them to contribute to the content in the show. This gives parents an opportunity to allow their kids to not only watch TV but also have a creative input into the show. It’s for kids by kids!” said Louise Schultze, CEO,
Oz Kids Network.
For children 3yrs to 12yrs, the short form streaming series presents a suite of children’s activities and challenges. The fast-paced show is hosted by Fergal McTigue and Marcelina Tombra and includes 6 other cast members from around Australia and brings back last season’s hosts Lochie Graham and Erica Brown to reprise their role as the Nesbits for the final episode.
‘SKIT THIS’ SERIES 2 – SPECIAL GUEST STARS ARE COMING OUT TO PLAY!
FREE TO SUBSCRIBE TO VIEW – Live Stream or OnDemand
DECEMBER 2020 – a brand new episode every Friday afternoon at 4.30pm (AEDT)
EPISODE 1 on 4th
World famous and one of Australia’s bestselling and most popular author’s Andy Griffiths
EPISODE 2 on 11th
One of the most loved contestants from Masterchef Australia, cook, artist, actress, author, television presenter, Poh Ling Yeow
EPISODE 3 on 18th
Ahmed Kelly, Iraqi-born Australian Paralympic swimmer, he represented Australia at the 2016 Rio Paralympics, and he competed at the 2012 London Paralympics.
EPISODE 4 on 25th
Recognised as one of the greatest pop vocal groups in the world, Human Nature are consummate entertainers with impeccable performances of the greatest songs of the modern era. Joined by the ultimate music man, John Foreman, it is an episode not to be missed!
JANUARY 2021 – a brand new episode every Friday afternoon at 4.30pm (AEDT)
EPISODE 5 on 1st
From Wiradjuri country Australian actor, Kamil Ellis has appeared on TV in ‘Cleverman’, ‘SeaChange’ and is best known for the Australian documentary TV series ‘Bushwhacked!’
EPISODE 6 on 8th
Ellia Green is a professional Australian Rugby Union player, representing Australia in Sevens Rugby and won a gold medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
EPISODE 7 on 15th
Known as The Wizard of Oz, Adam Mada, is an Australian magician, entertainer, magic/illusion designer & director, speaker and magic consultant. He was the magic & Illusion associate for blockbuster movie ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’.
EPISODE 8 on 22nd
Australian international netball player, Paige Hadley is a member of the Australian national team and plays in the ANZ Championship for the New South Wales Swifts.
EPISODE 9 on 29th
Well-known in the video game industry, Stephanie 'Hex' Bendixsen is an Australian television presenter, speaker, partnered Twitch broadcaster and author. EPISODE 10 on February 5th
Scott Tweedie is a talented Australian television host, presenter and producer currently based in the USA. Scott made his debut on Australian screens in 2009 when he hosted popular ABC children's show ‘Prank Patrol’.
SKIT THIS Series 2 PREVIEW SCREENERS ARE AVAILABLE and
SPECIAL CELEBRITY GUEST INTERVIEWS UPON REQUEST
Media Enquiries: Oz Kids Network: Head of Publicity: Angela Alexander: +61 411 483 321
View Season 1 ep with Kate Ceberano: https://ozkidsnetwork.com/skit-this-episode-3/