Australia’s Nine Network is partnering up with Sydney-based Ambience Entertainment to produce William and Sparkles’ Magical Tales. The 46 x half hour live-action kids series about a magical star that lands in an enchanted forest will bow on March 4.
On board are two captivating characters Sparkles the fairy and William the wizard who, in each episode, use their magical talents to solve problems, help their visiting friends and sometimes create mischief. Inspired by classic fairytales, nursery rhymes and fables Magical Tales utilizes characters, themes and traditional storytelling mixed with humor and funky music to give much loved characters and stories a contemporary twist.
The show will also include guest appearances from popular Australian celebs including Barry Crocker, Aussie theatre favourite Alan Flower international cabaret and music theatre star, Chelsea Plumbly and actor and musician Peter Fenton.