Get Ready for a Paw-some Adventure with “200% Wolf”!

Hey there, young adventurers! Get ready to unleash your imagination because StudioCanal is thrilled to announce the arrival of the official trailer for “200% Wolf” – the sequel to the wildly popular animated film “100% Wolf”!

Join Freddy Lupin, the tiny pink poodle with big dreams, as he embarks on his most epic adventure yet. In “200% Wolf,” Freddy is determined to prove himself as a leader to his werewolf pack. But when a magical mishap turns him into a real werewolf and brings a mischievous moon spirit into his world, Freddy must embark on a quest to save the day!

With his loyal dog pals by his side, Freddy sets off on a whirlwind adventure filled with danger, magic, and plenty of laughs. Can Freddy restore cosmic order before it’s too late? Find out when “200% Wolf” hits cinemas on August 8th!

Featuring a talented cast of characters and brought to life by the creative minds at StudioCanal, “200% Wolf” promises to be an unforgettable cinematic experience for kids of all ages.

Don’t miss out on the fun – mark your calendars and get ready to howl with delight when “200% Wolf” arrives in theaters!

Meet The Emerging Queens Behind The Latest Issue Of StarCentral Kids: Miss Little, Junior, and Teen Earth Australia 2024

The Miss Little, Junior, and Teen Earth Australia pageant is a prestigious event brought to you by Stargazer Productions that celebrates the beauty and intelligence of young girls who are committed to environmental conservation and sustainability. This pageant is a platform for girls aged between 5 and 18 to showcase their talents, intelligence, and passion for the environment and inspire others to take action toward preserving the planet.

Contestants from different regions of Australia participate in the pageant and undergo a rigorous selection process to qualify for the finals. The contestants are judged on various criteria, including their environmental knowledge, communication skills, personality, and overall stage presence. The pageant promotes an eco-friendly lifestyle and encourages contestants to lead by example.

Throughout the competition, the girls participate in various rounds that test their environmental awareness and creativity. The pageant winners are crowned in three categories: Miss Little Earth Australia (5-9 years), Junior Miss Earth Australia (10-14 years), and Teen Miss Earth Australia (15-18 years). The winners are expected to serve as ambassadors for environmental awareness and sustainability and participate in various activities throughout their reign.

The Miss Little, Junior, and Teen Earth Australia pageant provides a unique opportunity for young girls to positively impact the environment and inspire others to follow in their footsteps. It serves as a reminder that anyone can make a difference, regardless of age or background, and that the planet’s future is in our hands.

Among the standout contestants for 2024 were Miss Little Earth representative Jennifer Condous-Thirlmire from NSW, Miss Junior Earth contestants Eisha Joy Hobson from Oakville, NSW, and Georgia Karpatsis from Leichardt, NSW, as well as Miss Teen Earth contestants Candice Tarrant from Gladesville, NSW, Maria Angela Tungol from Sydney Olympic Park, NSW, and Klara Cassandra Mallari from Midvale, WA.

After a riveting competition, the winners emerged triumphant. Jennifer Condous was crowned Miss Little Earth Australia, while Eisha Joy Hobson claimed the title of Miss Junior Earth Australia, and Candice Tarrant secured the coveted title of Miss Teen Earth Australia.

Get Ready to Roll Out: Transformers Origin Story Takes Kids on an Action-Packed Ride!

L-r, Brian Tyree Henry (D-16), Keegan-Michael Key (B-127), Scarlett Johansson (Elita-1) and Chris Hemsworth (Orion Pax) star in PARAMOUNT ANIMATION and HASBRO Present In Association with NEW REPUBLIC PICTURES
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Attention, all young Autobots and Decepticons! The moment you’ve been waiting for has finally arrived! The brand new TRANSFORMERS origin story is here, revealing the incredible journey of Orion Pax and D-16 as they transform into the legendary Optimus Prime and Megatron.

The excitement kicked off with a thrilling countdown on Thursday, April 18, at 11:00 pm AEST, leading to a jaw-dropping reveal as the trailer soared to 125,000 feet above Earth. Our favorite stars, Chris Hemsworth and Brian Tyree Henry, introduced the action-packed trailer, which you can catch on @TransformersMovie social accounts, Paramount Pictures YouTube channel, and even Chris Hemsworth’s Instagram!

In “TRANSFORMERS ONE,” get ready to dive deep into the untold origins of Optimus Prime and Megatron, who were once the best of friends but now find themselves on opposite sides of the battlefield. With an amazing voice cast including Chris Hemsworth, Brian Tyree Henry, Scarlett Johansson, and more, this fully CG-animated adventure promises to be out of this world!

So buckle up and get ready for a journey to Cybertron like never before, brought to life by Paramount Animation and Hasbro, with direction from Josh Cooley. Based on the beloved Transformers™ Action Figures, this epic film is sure to be a hit with kids and adults alike. Don’t miss out on the action – TRANSFORMERS ONE is coming soon to theaters near you!

Stargazer Productions Presents the Grand Showcase of Miss Little, Junior, and Teen Earth Australia 2024 Pageant

Stargazer Productions, a leading event management company, is excited to unveil the eagerly anticipated Miss Little, Junior, and Teen Earth Australia 2024 pageants. Set amidst the splendid backdrop of the Roundhouse, UNSW, on April 21, 2024, from 4 pm to 9 pm, this dazzling event promises to be an unforgettable celebration of beauty, intelligence, and environmental stewardship.

The Miss Little, Junior, and Teen Earth Australia pageant, proudly presented by Stargazer Productions, shines a spotlight on the remarkable young girls dedicated to environmental conservation and sustainability. Serving as a platform for contestants aged between 5 and 18 to showcase their talents, intelligence, and passion for the environment, this pageant inspires others to take action toward preserving our planet.

Contestants hailing from diverse regions across Australia undergo a rigorous selection process to qualify for the finals. They are evaluated on criteria including environmental knowledge, communication skills, personality, and overall stage presence. The pageant promotes an eco-friendly lifestyle and encourages contestants to lead by example.

Throughout the competition, participants engage in various rounds designed to test their environmental awareness and creativity. The crowning moments will see the emergence of Miss Little Earth Australia (5-9 years), Junior Miss Earth Australia (10-14 years), and Teen Miss Earth Australia (15-18 years). These winners will serve as ambassadors for environmental awareness and sustainability, championing initiatives to make a positive impact on our planet.

The Miss Little, Junior, and Teen Earth Australia pageant offers a unique opportunity for young girls to influence environmental change and inspire others to join their cause. It underscores the belief that everyone, regardless of age or background, can contribute to shaping a sustainable future.

For ticket details and inquiries, please contact Julieta at 0400 732 919.

Join us for an unforgettable evening as we celebrate the beauty, intelligence, and commitment to environmental conservation at the Miss Little, Junior, and Teen Earth Australia 2024 pageants.

Embark on a Magical Journey: Disney’s ‘Wish’ Just Premiered on Disney+!

The original musical-comedy “Wish” from Walt Disney Animation Studios has premiered on Disney+ last April 3. Viewers will be transported to the enchanting kingdom of Rosas, where Asha, a clever idealist, makes a wish so potent that it summons a cosmic force – a lively ball of energy named Star.

In this Golden Globe®-nominated film, Asha and Star must confront a formidable adversary – King Magnifico, the ruler of Rosas – in order to save her community and demonstrate that when the determination of a brave individual intersects with the magic of the stars, remarkable things can occur. The cast includes voices from acclaimed figures such as Academy Award® winner Ariana DeBose as Asha, Chris Pine as Magnifico, and Alan Tudyk as Asha’s beloved goat, Valentino. The film is directed by Oscar® winners Chris Buck and Fawn Veerasunthorn, and produced by Peter Del Vecho and Juan Pablo Reyes Lancaster Jones. “Wish” boasts a screenplay by Jennifer Lee and Allison Moore, original songs by Julia Michaels and Benjamin Rice, and an original score by composer Dave Metzger.

Disney+ Debuts Trailer For Lucasfilm’s New, Original Series “Star Wars: The Acolyte”

Lucasfilm’s highly anticipated original live-action series, “Star Wars: The Acolyte,” has made its debut with an exhilarating trailer and captivating key art, marking a significant milestone for fans eagerly awaiting its arrival. Set to premiere on June 5, exclusively on Disney+, the series will kick off with its first two episodes, promising an immersive journey into the depths of the Star Wars universe.

“Star Wars: The Acolyte” delves into a gripping narrative, as a renowned Jedi Master (portrayed by Lee Jung-jae) finds himself embroiled in an intense confrontation with a formidable adversary from his past, portrayed by Amandla Stenberg. With each revelation, the duo navigates through shadows of deception, uncovering sinister forces that challenge their perceptions of reality.

Featuring an ensemble cast including Amandla Stenberg, Lee Jung-jae, Manny Jacinto, Dafne Keen, Charlie Barnett, Jodie Turner-Smith, Rebecca Henderson, Dean-Charles Chapman, Joonas Suotamo, and Carrie-Anne Moss, the series promises an enthralling blend of talent and storytelling prowess.

Helmed by creator Leslye Headland, in collaboration with executive producers Kathleen Kennedy, Simon Emanuel, Jeff F. King, and Jason Micallef, alongside co-executive producers Charmaine DeGraté and Kor Adana, “Star Wars: The Acolyte” promises to push the boundaries of the Star Wars saga. The series boasts a diverse lineup of directors including Kogonada, Alex Garcia Lopez, and Hanelle Culpepper, each contributing their unique vision to the project.

Adding to the series’ allure is the masterful score by award-winning composer Michael Abels, renowned for his work on acclaimed films such as “Get Out” and “Us,” ensuring a captivating auditory experience for viewers immersed in the world of “Star Wars: The Acolyte.”

Get Ready to Feel: Inside Out 2 Drops Trailer Featuring New Teen Emotions and High School Adventures!

Disney and Pixar’s much-anticipated theatrical release, “Inside Out 2,” unveils an array of fresh content, featuring a new trailer, poster, and images. This installment introduces a set of Emotions tailored for the challenges of Riley’s teenage years, joining the familiar cast of Joy (voiced by Amy Poehler), Anger (voiced by Lewis Black), Sadness (voiced by Phyllis Smith), Fear (voiced by Tony Hale), and Disgust (voiced by Liza Lapira).

Maya Hawke lends her voice to Anxiety, a dynamic newcomer set to shake things up in Riley’s mind and beyond. With boundless energy, Anxiety ensures Riley is meticulously prepared for any potential negative outcome.

Envy, voiced by Ayo Edebiri, may be diminutive but possesses a strong desire. Perpetually jealous of others’ possessions, Envy unabashedly pines for what she lacks.

Adèle Exarchopoulos voices Ennui, an emotionally detached character exuding teenage apathy. Bored and lethargic, Ennui contributes the perfect dose of indifference to Riley’s personality whenever the mood strikes.

Paul Walter Hauser voices Embarrassment, a character preferring to keep a low profile, a challenge for this burly figure with a conspicuous blush-pink complexion.

In addition to the Emotions, Kensington Tallman voices Riley Andersen, embarking on the journey of high school. Lilimar assumes the role of Valentina “Val” Ortiz, a revered high school hockey player. Returning to voice Riley’s parents are Diane Lane and Kyle MacLachlan. Sumayyah Nuriddin-Green and Grace Lu lend their voices to Riley’s best friends, while Yvette Nicole Brown voices Coach Roberts, overseeing a summer hockey camp. The extensive voice cast includes Sarayu Blue, Flea, Ron Funches, Dave Goelz, James Austin Johnson, Bobby Moynihan, Frank Oz, Paula Pell, Paula Poundstone, John Ratzenberger, Kendall Coyne Schofield, June Squibb, Kirk Thatcher, and Yong Yea.

Raising Resilient Kids: Practical Tips to Instill Strength and Positivity in Challenging Circumstances

Parenting during challenging times can be particularly demanding, requiring a delicate balance of emotional support, stability, and adaptability. Whether facing financial hardships, health crises, or other difficulties, providing a nurturing environment for children is crucial. This article aims to offer practical tips for parents and caregivers on how to look after kids during tough times, ensuring their well-being and resilience.

Open Communication

Encourage open communication with your children. Establish a secure environment where they can share their ideas, worries, and fears. Age-appropriate discussions can help them understand the situation better and alleviate any anxieties they may be experiencing.

Maintain Routine and Structure

Children thrive on routine and predictability, providing a sense of stability during uncertain times. Have a daily schedule that involves eating at the same times every day, play, learning activities, and bedtime. Consistency helps children feel secure and reduces anxiety.

Provide Reassurance

Assure your children that they are loved and that you are there to support them. Reassure them that tough times are temporary and that, as a family, you will navigate challenges together. Offer hugs, kind words, and affirmations to reinforce a sense of security.

Lead by Example

Demonstrate resilience and coping mechanisms through your own actions. Children often learn by observing their parents. Model healthy ways to handle stress, solve problems, and maintain a positive outlook. Your resilience can inspire confidence in them during tough times.

Create Distractions and Engaging Activities

Engage children in age-appropriate activities that capture their attention and provide a positive outlet for their energy. Crafts, games, and outdoor activities can be effective distractions and contribute to their overall well-being. Creating a balance between fun and responsibilities is key.

Encourage Expression Through Art and Play

Children may find it challenging to articulate their emotions verbally. Encourage creative expression through art, drawing, or play. These activities allow them to express their feelings and concerns in a non-verbal and therapeutic manner.

Foster a Supportive Environment

Cultivate a supportive atmosphere at home where children feel comfortable seeking help or expressing emotions. Foster a sense of teamwork and collaboration, emphasizing that the family is a unit that faces challenges together.

Seek Professional Support

If tough times persist or become overwhelming, consider seeking professional support. Child psychologists, counselors, or therapists can provide guidance and support tailored to your child’s needs. Early intervention can be crucial in maintaining their mental and emotional well-being.

Promote Healthy Lifestyle Habits

Ensure that children maintain a balanced and healthy lifestyle, including nutritious meals, regular physical activity, and sufficient sleep. A well-nourished and active child is better equipped to handle stress and challenges.

Celebrate Small Victories

Acknowledge and celebrate small achievements and moments of joy. Whether it’s completing a school project, learning a new skill, or sharing quality time together, recognizing these victories reinforces positive behavior and resilience.

Conclusion

Caring for children during tough times requires a compassionate and proactive approach. By fostering open communication, maintaining routine and structure, providing reassurance, leading by example, creating engaging activities, encouraging expression through art and play, fostering a supportive environment, seeking professional support when needed, promoting healthy lifestyle habits, and celebrating small victories, parents and caregivers can create a nurturing and resilient environment for children. Remember, the strength of a family lies in its ability to navigate challenges together.

The Tiger’s Apprentice: A Magical Journey Unveiled in the Exclusive Trailer – Coming to Cinemas These Easter School Holidays

Get ready for an enchanting cinematic experience these Easter school holidays as “The Tiger’s Apprentice” prepares to hit the big screen. The much-anticipated trailer has been released, promising a captivating tale of magic, adventure, and the extraordinary journey of a Chinese-American teenager named Tom Lee.

Synopsis:

Tom Lee’s ordinary life takes a fantastical turn when he discovers he is a descendant of a powerful line of magical protectors known as the Guardians. The revelation comes with the guidance of a mythical tiger named Hu, who becomes Tom’s mentor on this extraordinary journey. As Tom delves into his newfound abilities, he learns about a looming threat – Loo, a formidable force with malevolent intentions to wield magic in a destructive manner against humanity.

To stand a chance against Loo’s formidable power, Tom must embark on a quest to reunite the twelve Zodiac animal warriors. Each warrior possesses unique magical abilities that, when combined, can counteract Loo’s dark influence. Tom’s journey is not only a quest for survival but a path to mastering his own latent powers, all under the watchful eye of his mystical mentor, Hu.

Directed By:

Raman Hui, the visionary director behind the critically acclaimed “Monster Hunt,” takes the helm of this magical adventure, bringing to life a world where ancient magic and modern-day challenges collide.

Screenplay By:

The screenplay is crafted by the talented duo of David Magee and Christopher Yost, weaving Laurence Yep’s enchanting novel into a visual masterpiece that promises to captivate audiences of all ages.

Co-Directed By:

Paul Watling and Yong Duk Jhun join forces to co-direct this spellbinding journey, ensuring a seamless blend of storytelling and visual spectacle.

Produced By:

The film is brought to life by an accomplished production team led by Jane Startz, Sandra Rabins, and Bob Persichetti, along with executive producers Maryann Garger and Kane Lee.

Starring:

“The Tiger’s Apprentice” boasts an impressive cast featuring Henry Golding, Brandon Soo Hoo, Lucy Liu, Sandra Oh, Michelle Yeoh, Bowen Yang, Leah Lewis, Kheng Hua Tan, Sherry Cola, Deborah S. Craig, Jo Koy, Greta Lee, Diana Lee Inosanto, Patrick Gallagher, and Poppy Liu.

This star-studded ensemble is set to breathe life into the vibrant characters, ensuring that “The Tiger’s Apprentice” becomes an unforgettable cinematic experience.

As the exclusive trailer takes audiences on a visual feast, the film promises to be a thrilling mix of ancient mysticism, modern heroism, and the timeless battle between good and evil. Don’t miss the chance to witness the magic unfold on the big screen, exclusively in cinemas these Easter school holidays. “The Tiger’s Apprentice” is set to be a must-watch for families and fantasy enthusiasts alike.

Dress Green: A Guide to Choosing Eco-Friendly Fashion for Kids

Extending eco-friendly practices to children’s fashion is a natural and impactful step in a world increasingly focused on sustainability. Choosing environmentally conscious clothing for kids contributes to a healthier planet and instills values of sustainability and responsibility from a young age. Here’s a guide to help parents choose eco-friendly fashion for their little ones.

Embrace Organic Fabrics

Opt for clothing made from organic materials, such as organic cotton, bamboo, or hemp. These fabrics are grown without synthetic pesticides or fertilizers, promoting healthier ecosystems and lessening the environmental harm that conventional cotton cultivation causes.

Prioritize Non-Toxic Dyes

Traditional textile dyeing methods frequently use dangerous chemicals that can be hazardous to the environment as well as human health and children’s sensitive skin. Look for clothes coloured with non-toxic, natural dyes to ensure that the manufacturing process is as gentle on the planet as it is on your child.

Seek Sustainable Brands

Research and support brands committed to sustainable and ethical practices. Seek certifications like OEKO-TEX or the Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS), which ensure that the clothing meets specific environmental and social criteria. Many sustainable brands also prioritize fair labor practices and ethical working conditions.

Choose Timeless Styles

Opt for classic and timeless styles that withstand changing fashion trends. By choosing durable and versatile pieces, you extend the lifespan of each garment, lowering the total environmental effect of producing and discarding fast fashion items.

Emphasize Quality Over Quantity

Invest in high-quality clothing that can withstand the wear and tear of active kids. While eco-friendly fashion may have a higher upfront cost, the longevity and durability of well-made pieces often justify the investment. This approach not only minimizes waste but also teaches kids the value of responsible consumption.

Consider Second-Hand and Upcycled Options

Explore second-hand and upcycled clothing options for kids. Thrifting or swapping clothes with other parents not only extends the lifecycle of garments but also reduces the demand for new production. Additionally, upcycled clothing repurposes materials, contributing to a circular and sustainable fashion economy.

Educate Kids on Sustainable Fashion

Involve children in the decision-making process and educate them about the importance of sustainable fashion. Encourage them to appreciate the value of environmentally friendly choices and explain how their decisions can make a positive impact on the planet.

Support Local Artisans

Explore local artisans and independent designers who prioritize sustainable practices. Supporting local businesses not only reduces the carbon footprint associated with transportation but also fosters a sense of community and connection to the people behind the clothing.

Mindful Care Practices

Instruct children on the value of taking good care of their clothes. Show them how to mend, repurpose, and care for their garments to extend their lifespan. Instilling a sense of responsibility for their belongings contributes to a mindset of sustainability.

Embrace Minimalism

Encourage a minimalist approach to kids’ wardrobes by focusing on essentials and avoiding unnecessary purchases. A curated collection of versatile and eco-friendly pieces ensures that each item gets ample use, reducing the need for excessive consumption.

Choosing eco-friendly fashion for kids is a thoughtful and impactful way to promote sustainability within the family. By making conscious choices in the clothing we purchase for our children, we not only contribute to a healthier planet but also instill valuable lessons about responsible consumption and environmental stewardship from a young age.