May 25, 2022

In new Apple TV+ youngsters present El Deafo, listening to loss yields a superhero

‘El Deafo’ on Apple TV+
The inspirational El Deafo will premiere in January 2022 on Apple TV+.
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El Deafo, a candy and poignant three-part animated collection for teenagers and households, will premiere on Apple TV+ in early January. It’s based mostly on an award-winning graphic memoir.

Watch a trailer for the collection for a preview of the motion.

El Deafo isn’t a typical superhero

El Deafo follows Cece (voiced by newcomer Lexi Finigan) as she loses her listening to and finds her internal superhero. Going to highschool and making new pals might be powerful. Having to do each whereas sporting a cumbersome listening to help in your chest? That takes superpowers! With a bit assist from her superhero alter ego El Deafo, Cece learns to embrace what makes her extraordinary.

The Apple TV+ collection is predicated on the No. 1 New York Occasions best-seller and Newbery Honor-winning graphic memoir of the identical title by Cece Bell. The creator may even narrate the present.

Along with Finigan, the collection will characteristic the voice abilities of Pamela Adlon  (Higher Issues, Bob’s Burgers), Jane Lynch (Glee, Harriet the Spy) and Chuck Good (Star Speak).

All three episodes of El Deafo will premiere Friday, January 7, 2022 on Apple TV+.

Heaps for kids on Apple TV+

Apple’s streaming service has over a dozen collection for kids. Latest additions embody Wolfboy and the Everything FactoryPuppy Place and Hello, Jack! The Kindness Show.

Watching any of those comes with an $4.99-a-month Apple TV+ subscription.

Supply: Apple TV+