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Moomins make return to TV in new Gutsy Animations series, Moominvalley

Moomintroll, Snufkin, Little My and the Moomin family are back in a new Sky Original Production made by Gutsy Animations and Moomin characters.

Moominvalley, airing on Sky late next year, will bring the characters from the award-winning author Tove Jansson’s classic books to life.

Bel Powley, Edvin Endre and Joe Wilkinson will join Rosamund Pike, Kate Winslet, taron Egerton and Warwick Davis to voice the residents of Moominvalley.

The series will air exclusively on Sky and streaming service NOW TV in the UK and Ireland.

Marika Makaroff, creative director and executive producer, Gutsy Animations, said: “Moominvalley is very much a Finnish-British collaboration, with a top-quality UK team that includes the Oscar-winning director Steve Box and Emmy-winning writing duo Mark Huckerby and Nick Ostler.

“We’re delighted to announce the we’re working with Sky to broadcast the series to Moomin fans in the UK, of which we know there are very many. It’s an honour to be making this new adaptation of Tove’s beautiful and deeply meaningful stories a reality.”

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