News brief: ABC, Teletoon onboard comedy toon Winston

Winston SteinbergerABC3 in Australia and Canada’s teletoon have greenlit production on Winston Steinburger and Sir Dudley Ding Dong, a new 52x11mins comedy toon.

The pair are attached to the 2D show, which Entertainment One Family developed alongside Aussie producer Sticky Pictures.

Winston follows the titular Winston, his feline friend Sir Dudley and an uptight alien as they travel the galaxy in a homemade space cruiser.

“The high octane scripts are perfect for the ABC3 audience. From the moment we saw the teaser we knew there was something special about this great new show,” said ABC Children’s Television commissioning editor Chris Rose.