Monday 31 October 2011

Grizzly Tales comes to ABC 3 Australia November 6th

It's an early evening Sunday slot for the new Grizzly Tales series on Australia

Tinklebell starts on 6:20pm Sunday, November 06 2011
Followed by Sick To Death at 6:20pm Sunday, November 13 2011
Mrs Spew is a grass widow because her husband is away all week. Their daughter Victoria screams and screams till she's sick and gets what she wants. When a vacuum cleaner salesman turns up Mrs Spew can't believe it!

Sunday 30 October 2011

Grizzly Halloween Tales

Plenty of Grizzly Tales on NickToons for Halloween. (UK and Ireland)

Take advantage of the extra hour and watch 4 four new series episodes at 5am.

Then at 7.30, the first ever classic episodes with The New Nanny and Spaghetti Man

After school, there's two more new series episodes at 4.30

Then an hour of late night Grizzly Tales from 10 pm.

Monday 24 October 2011

BAFTA Children's Awards

The University of the Creative  Arts  have a news item about the Grizzly Tales nomination HERE.

British Academy Children's Awards

The 2011 British Academy Children's Awards will take place on Sunday 27 November.
Nominations  include Grizzly Tales for Animation.

Wednesday 19 October 2011

New DVDs

The Shock Records website has added covers for the new Australian DVD releases for 4th January 2012 including the new series 7 and 8. The price $Au14.95  (about £10) each series.

Previously available as 3 two disc sets, and later as a 6 disc box set, series 1-6 are now reissued as single DVD releases.  All DVDs feature 13 Grizzly Tales. Series 6 also includes the half hour special, "A Grizzly New Year's Tale"

As most Australian DVDs, the original releases were compatible with region 2 DVD players.

Tuesday 11 October 2011

Audio Go downloads

Following the launch of the new series on Nickelodeon, BBC label, Audio Go now have re issued the original four Grizzly Tales books as downloads

Andrew Sachs reads the first two complete and unabridged collections, Nigel Planer reads the third and the fourth book is read by Bill Wallis

the Audio Go  downloads are from £6.74

Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids is also available as a 3 CD set for £12.99, while More Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids runs to 4 CDs at £14.99

Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids

Ghostly Tales for Ghastly Kids

Fearsome Tales for Fiendish Kids

More Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids

Nigel Planer is The Third Man

Voice of Grizzly Tales, Nigel Planer is back with the Comic Strip in "The Hunt for Tony Blair" 14th October Channel 4

Nigel stars as third man, Peter Mandelson. Could he be typecast after his roles as Uncle Grizzly and The Night Night Porter?

Read about it here.

Monday 10 October 2011

Shock Release

The new series sees it's DVD  release in Australia and New Zealand next January, by Shock records on the Time Life label.

Currently listed release date is 4th January 2011 and at the moment, Series 7 and 8 are listed as separate releases.

Previous releases  are  Series 1-2, Series 3-4 and series 5-6 all available as 2DVD sets. A box set of all 6 DVDs was also released.

Tuesday 4 October 2011

Monday 3 October 2011

New Grizzly Tales from today

It's welcome back to The Night Night Porter. NICKALIVE has details of the new series of Grizzly Tales, starting today.