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Little J & Big Cuz returns for season four this July

11/06/2024

Little J & Big Cuz returns for season four this July

11 June, 2024

Media releases

*First look here*

Award-winning animated children's series Little J & Big Cuz returns for season four on Monday, 8 July at 6.05pm simulcast weekdays on NITV (National Indigenous Television) and ABC Kids. Stream the series for free on SBS on Demand and ABC iview.

Across ten episodes, the new season is set to bring even more wonder and adventure as Little J (Miranda Tapsell), Big Cuz (Deborah Mailman), Nanna (Ursula Yovich) and Old Dog (Aaron Fa'Aoso) continue to explore their world and themselves - in the backyard, the classroom or on Country.

In season four, Little J & Big Cuz plan the best birthday party ever, undertake an epic road trip, play superheroes, hunt for honey ants and run a radio station all while learning valuable life lessons along the way.

Drawing on stories from First Nations writers all over Australia and the voices of renowned actors Deborah Mailman (Big Cuz), Miranda Tapsell (Little J) , Aaron Fa'Aoso (Old Dog), Ursula Yovich (Nanna and Levi), Shari Sebbens (Sissy & B Boy), Mark Coles Smith (Uncle Mick), Renee Lim (Ms Chen), Miah Madden (Monti), Shakira Clanton (Mirra & Kirra), Katie Beckett (George & Jacko) and Kylie Bracknell (Ally), the series continues to offer a proud and positive view of Indigenous Australia.

This season will mark 50 episodes of Little J & Big Cuz and welcome two new languages, Kuku Yalanji and Kalaw Kawaw Ya to the existing fifteen Australian First Nations Languages Arrernte, Pitjantjatjara, Djambarrpuyngu, Walmajarri, Yawuru, palawa kani, Warlpiri, Torres Strait Creole, Gija, Noongar, Wiradjuri, Kunwinjku, Roper Kriol, Luritja-Pintupi and Dhuwaya.

Catch up on seasons 1-3 now on SBS on Demand and ABC iview.

Captions available in English and subtitles in Arabic, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean and Vietnamese on SBS On Demand.

Production Credits: A Ned Lander Media production for ABC and NITV. Major production investment from Screen Australia's First Nations Department in association with the ABC and NITV. Financed with support from the Australian Children's Television Foundation (ACTF), VicScreen, Screen Tasmania and the Australian Council for Educational Research. Educational sales by Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER). Distributed by the Australian Children's Television Foundation.

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