Barney to entertain toddlers on 3e

NO FEE FOR 1ST REPRO Barney and Friends were at ‘Imaginosity: Dublin’s Children’s Museum’ in Dublin today to launch 3e’s new children’s TV strand ‘3Kids’. 3Kids, which will broadcast from Monday 27th June, will feature some all-time kids favourites like; Barney & Friends; The Wiggles; Teletubbies; Origanimals; Babar and Badou and lots more. Aimed at children aged 3-5 years, 3Kids will air seven days a week on 3e, from 7am – 10am. Front and centre of 3e’s new children’s TV strand are two new faces; presenters Claire Flynn and Ollie Kelly. Following a casting process the pair were chosen to front the stations new fun filled mornings as visual continuity presenters. Don’t miss 3Kids on 3e – starting 7am Monday 27th June. PIC Paul Sharp/SHARPPIX

Kids’ favourite Barney will be on 3e’s new 3Kids children’s strand. Barney & Friends will be joined by The Wiggles, Teletubbies, Origanimals, Babar and the Adventures of Badou3Kids will air seven days a week from 7am to 10am and front and centre of the channel’s new children’s TV strand are two new faces – presenters Claire Flynn and Ollie Kelly.

Flynn and Kelly will ‘intro’ and ‘outro’ the various shows with some fun along the way.

The duo were chosen following casting tests. Claire Flynn used to be a radio presenter with Spin1038. She then worked as a publicist with concert promoter MCD Productions for three years before embarking on in sales with TV3. She has three nieces and five nephews, so she reckons she knows how much kids love waking up to TV shows.

Ollie Kelly is from New Ross, Co Wexford. He first became interested in broadcasting as a teenager. After graduating with a degree in Irish and English, he decided to pursue a TV career and worked on the production of the movie Brooklyn. Last September, he trained with Park Studio in Dublin and worked in production. 3Kids starts on Monday, June 27.

Click here for a taste of what’s to come on 3Kids

 

 

 

 

 

 

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