London, 27 March 2020 - Hopster,the BAFTA-nominated educational and entertainment digital platform that helps preschoolers learn through kids TV shows, music, games and books, announced that it is now available to customers in Ireland, Singapore, South Africa and Malaysia through Apple TV channels on the Apple TV app on iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, iPod touch, Mac, select Samsung and LG smart TVs, and Roku and Amazon Fire TV devices.

Subscribers to Hopster through Apple TV channels can watch online or enjoy offline downloads of their favourite preschool entertainment on the Apple TV app. Through Family Sharing, up to six family members can share subscriptions to Apple TV channels using just their Apple ID and password.

The Hopster service available through Apple TV channels will feature Hopster’s full library of content that is built around the international early years curriculum. Subscribers can enjoy Hopster’s educational shows, nursery rhymes and lullabies that develop literacy, numeracy and creativity.

Hopster offers hundreds of handpicked age-appropriate family favourite shows, as well as original animated TV series from Hopster Studios, which includes science-based show ​Clever Brenda​ fast-paced Grimm’s Fairy Tales series ​Two Minute Tales and empathy-focused show ​Saturday Club.

Nick Walters, founder and CEO at Hopster, said: “We are thrilled to be part of Apple TV channels and look forward to delivering our ad-free, kidsafe and interactive channel to Apple customers around the world.​”

The Apple TV app brings together all the ways to watch shows and films into one app and is available on iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Mac, select Samsung and LG smart TVs,  and Roku and Amazon Fire TV devices. The Apple TV app also features Apple TV channels such as Hopster, personalised and curated recommendations, and films and TV shows to buy or rent.

For more information please contact:

  • Hopster: Natalie Petrou:         Head of Communications & Marketing         natalie@hopster.tv
  • Hopster: Agnes Lesti:                 Brand and Communications Manager         agnes@hopster.tv 

About Hopster​ – www.hopster.tv

Hopster is a beautifully designed app for the under-sixes, aiming to strike the perfect balance between learning and fun. For one low monthly subscription with no tie-ins, Hopster subscribers get access to a large selection of kid’s TV shows, stimulating learning games, nursery rhymes and music.

Hopster is trusted by millions of parents worldwide to keep their kids amazed with fun educational content in a safe and ad-free environment. It has topped the App Store charts in over 36 countries, was named Best Streaming Video Platform for preschoolers by Kidscreen as has received a channel nomination at the Children’s BAFTA in 2019 and 2018.

Hopster can be downloaded free from the App Store and Google Play and can be found on selected smart TVs such as Amazon Fire TV, EE TV and Roku in the UK, Roku Channels, Comcast Xfinity, DISH and Sling TV in the US and on many other platforms around the world.