Netflix’s Teletubbies reboot is set to premiere on Nov. 14, and we’ve got all the juicy deets about the upcoming kids’ show!
This is the second reboot of the beloved children’s television series. The original series ran from 1997 to 2001 and consisted of five seasons. In 2014, the show was rebooted and ran from 2015 to 2018. However, the revival series had only four seasons. In September 2022, Netflix announced its own Teletubbies reboot as part of the streamer’s fall preschool slate.
Netflix’s revamped version was created by the original series co-creator and writer, Andrew Davenport. Catherine Williams wrote the scripts for each episode with help from Ashley Comeau and Davenport. In addition, each episode includes new, original “Tummy Tales” songs that viewers will absolutely love.
The show follows the iconic, colorful friends, Tinky Winky, Dipsy, Laa-Laa, and Po, as they go on wonder-filled adventures across Teletubbyland. But who plays the Teletubbies? And who takes over the narrator role? Find out right below!
Netflix’s Teletubbies cast
Emmy-nominee Tituss Burgess narrates the series. Burgess is best known for his role as Titus Andromedon in the Netflix comedy series Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. He has also voiced characters in the computer-animated films The Angry Birds Movie, Smurfs: The Lost Village and The Addams Family. Also, he appeared in episodes of the TV shows 30 Rock, Blue Bloods, Royal Pains and The Good Fight.
Here’s the complete cast list below:
- Tituss Burgess as the Narrator
- Julia Pulo as the Host of “Tummy Tales”
- Jeremiah Krage as Tinky Winky – Krage played Cyberman in Doctor Who and Tinky Winky in the Teletubbies 2015 reboot.
- Nick Kellington as Dipsy – Kellington portrayed Bistan in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and Dipsy in the Teletubbies 2015 reboot.
- Rebecca Hyland as Laa-Laa – Hyland played Laa-Laa in the Teletubbies 2015 reboot.
- Rachelle Beinart as Po – Beinart is known as a professional stuntwoman. She’s done stunts for the movies Wonder Woman 1984, The Batman, Morbius etc.
Check out the exciting official trailer!
Get ready because Teletubbies is coming to Netflix on Nov. 14 at 12:00 a.m. PT/3:00 a.m. ET.