‘Octonauts’ Readies for Season Two

Silvergate Media has announced plans to launch season two of the animated preschool series “Octonauts” on Disney Channel and Disney Junror the week of April 22. Episodes will air throughout the year and into 2014.

Animated by Brown Bag Films and based on the Octonauts book series by Meomi, the sci-fi TV show follows the adventures of eight underwater heroes that explore the world’s oceans.

“We are very proud to be working with Disney to provide fans with an all-new, action-packed season of ‘Octonauts,’” says Mary Durkan, chief executive officer, Silvergate Media. “‘Octonauts’ transports preschoolers into a mysterious and thrilling undersea world filled with high-stakes action and adventure, all while making science accessible and fascinating for a new generation of children.”