Toby's Travelling Circus to return for a second series in 2017

Billy Langsworthy

By Billy Langsworthy

July 28th 2016 at 10:43AM
Toby's Travelling Circus to return for a second series in 2017

The first series of the stop-motion series has proved a hit on Channel 5's Milkshake block.

Channel 5’s Milkshake has commissioned Komixx Media Group for a second series of Toby’s Travelling Circus,
 
The second series, boasting 52 ten-minute episodes, will continue to follow Toby, the young ringmaster of a travelling circus and fairground but new for series two is the arrival of Toby's American cousin Dani.

“Toby’s Travelling Circus is hugely popular with our Milkshake audience and we’re delighted at the prospect of sharing brand new adventures with Toby and his friends," said Clair Robinson, acting head of children’s at Channel 5.
 
Andrew Cole-Bulgin, joint CEO and head of film and TV at Komixx Media Group, added: “Toby’s Travelling Circus is one of our most popular pre-school properties. Its success in the UK and globally is a testament to Toby’s loving character and engaging qualities.

"We are delighted this commission from Channel 5 enables us to further explore Toby’s adventures.”
 
The second series of Toby’s Traveling Circus will premiere on Milkshake in autumn 2017.