From a media release:
Kidsâ€™ CBC today announced that new animated seriesÂ WANDERING WENDAÂ (26×8) from Breakthrough Entertainment has been greenlit. Inspired by Margaret Atwoodâ€™s childrenâ€™s book The Wide World of Wandering Wenda, the alliterative series follows young Wenda and her two best friends as they embark on magical adventures.Production by Breakthrough Entertainment and PIP Animation began in November 2015 and broadcast is slated for winter 2017.
Children will be transported into an exhilarating world of action, adventure and alliteration as they followÂ WendaÂ and her two best friends, Wu and Wesley Woodchuck on a series of wild, weird and wonderfully exciting adventures. No matter whereÂ WendaÂ wanders, she always finds herself mixed up in the middle of mayhem and when the going gets tough she uses her words. With some quick wordplay,Â WendaÂ manages to get out of the trickiest situations. By changing words she is able to shape her adventure and adapt the world around her to help her out of some sticky situations. Each episode will be a whimsical, globe-trotting adventure of sound, word and letter exploration aimed at early readers.Â WendaÂ and her friends allow audiences to share as they venture into daring exploits and new travelÂ destinations, and armed with the power of words there is nothing they canâ€™t overcome.