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‘Baby Shark’ is getting its own animated show on KBS

Mar 11,2020
“Baby Shark Dance,” the second most-viewed YouTube video in the world will be made into an animated series for KBS, SmartStudy, the creator of the video, announced on Tuesday.

Beginning April 9, the animated series will air on KBS every Thursday. The show, “Baby Shark Ollie” (translated), is an adventure series about baby shark Ollie, his shark family and his pilot fish friend William. Each 11-minute episode will consist of a main story, music and an educational segment where viewers can learn about marine life.

“Starting in 2020, our company will strive to become more beloved through various means, going even further through mobile and YouTube content,” SmartStudy CEO Kim Min-seok said.

By Lee Jae-lim