New York, NY, August 15, 2013 — “MIFFY AND FRIENDS,” the adorable preschool television series, is now available on Netflix, the world’s leading Internet television network. Netflix members are able to stream online four episodes of the children’s TV series which The New Yorker described as “stunningly peaceful” and “beautiful.”
The episodes featuring the infectious Miffy theme song are 24 minutes long and can be found under the following genres: TV Shows, Kids’ TV, TV Cartoons and Kids TV for ages 2 to 4.
Following are episodic descriptions and titles:
- Miffy: Little Bunny - Miffy is so excited -- her mother will be having a baby bunny soon! During the days before she will become a big sister, Miffy stays over with her grandparents and keeps busy. When she arrives home, Mother Bunny has a wonderful surprise just for Miffy!
- Miffy Goes to the Zoo - Mother Bunny plans a trip to the zoo for Miffy and her friends so they can see a newborn baby zebra. But Grunty gets lost on their visit and has to find her way back to Miffy and their pals. Little do they all know that a mischievous monkey has some tricks in store for them!
- Miffy’s Birthday - Miffy celebrates her birthday at school, where she receives a very special book. The festivities continue when she goes camping with her family and friends and her uncle arrives with a super surprise!
- Miffy’s Happy New Year - Miffy and Melanie make party invitations and attach them to balloons to really wow their guests. But on the way home, Melanie falls and the invitations fly away into the sky. How will anyone know about or come to the party?
Miffy made her debut in children’s books, which were written and illustrated by Dutch artist Dick Bruna and have sold more than 85 million copies worldwide. Miffy’s distinct, timeless and versatile design has attracted generations of fans around the world and has turned her into one of the most beloved preschool characters around the globe.
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About Mercis bv
Founded in 1971 and based in the Netherlands, Mercis bv owns the copyright to MIFFY and FRIENDS and is the brand’s worldwide licensor. It has over 250 licensees for Miffy worldwide, featuring over 10,000 unique products, including videos, plush, apparel, toys and accessories. Dick Bruna’s books, over 100 titles translated into more than 50 languages, help young children understand the world around them with familiar story lines. For further Miffy news and information, check out: www.miffy.com.
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