• Interviews

    Published on 4th June 2014 08:30  Number of Views: 2518 
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    MAGNUS SCHEVING
    Producer and Writer of LazyTown
    Entrepreneur/World-Class Athlete




    Magnús Scheving is an athlete, entrepreneur, writer and producer whose infectious creativity and entrepreneurial spirit has ...
    Published on 23rd October 2013 14:05  Number of Views: 1916 
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    Written by Mark Valenti
    October 23, 2013

    Inspired by the legendary Jim Henson as a child, David Matthew Feldman has devoted his entire career to the art of puppetry. From his formative years at The Puppet Company in New York, to his earliest television work on PBS’s Between the Lions, David has given life to dozens of characters to the delight of audiences both young and old. His stint as the excitable Mayor Milford Meanswell in the hit series LazyTown has propelled him to international stardom. And most recently, David has co-created a new PBS series, Oh Noah! ...
    Published on 14th May 2011 12:29  Number of Views: 23 
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    LAUGARDAGUR, May 14, 2011

    Interview Stefán Karl Stefánsson [google translation]

    Most children know the actor Stefán Karl Stefánsson, if not as himself at least as Robbie Rotten. Stephen Karl lives in the United States, plays The Grinch there, has four children and sometimes misses Iceland and working in Latabæ. ...
    Published on 1st February 2011 05:00  Number of Views: 1939 
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    Written by Helen Jones
    FITNESS, FEB/MAR 2011

    Revolutionising kids’ fitness
    LazyTown is a kid’s entertainment and lifestyle brand with an internationally acclaimed TV show, live theatre shows, music, magazines, DVDs, apparel and merchandise. Not only does that make it one of the major children’s brands of the world, but it has a unique competitive edge in promoting a healthy lifestyle for kids. LazyTown’s mission includes partnering with companies all over the world – a retail alliance with Asda saw a 41% increase in fruit and vegetable sales. ...
    Published on 25th August 2010 07:45  Number of Views: 2058 
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    Written by John Kaponi
    The London Daily News. August 25, 2010

    Interview with the creator of Lazytown Magnus Scheving and "Stephanie" Julianna Rose Mauriello



    If you are one of those parents who does not want to see their child eat themselves to oblivion, or waste precious time playing moronic games on a games console, there are very few choices open to parents. One of them is to watch "Lazytown" the show developed in Iceland by Magnus Scheving promoting "balance" in the lives of children and exercise. ...
    Published on 18th May 2009 08:02  Number of Views: 1786 
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    Written by Kenan
    Manchester Evening News. May 18, 2009

    When Julie Westwood isn’t pottering in her garden she transforms into a figure well-known to children all over the world.



    Julie plays Bessie Busybody in the hit international children’s TV series LazyTown – a bustling do-gooder whose voice and life-size puppet are immediately identifiable. Identifiable, that is, to children "and anyone with young children," she explains in between sorting out her Bolton garden. Julie, in her 50s, has to take advantage of her time at home because she spends a large part of each year in Iceland, where LazyTown is filmed. ...
    Published on 27th October 2008 14:55  Number of Views: 17 
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    This Is Lancashire. 27th October 2008

    The Bolton actress behind Bessie BusyBody in the hit children’s TV show LazyTown has been particularly busy for the past few months. Julie Westwood, who both voices and operates the puppet character in the popular C-Beebies series, has been spending her spare time during the national LazyTown tour arranging for the opening of a new gallery in the town centre.

    Her biggest challenge has been hunting for the artwork to fill it. ...
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