Nova Entertainment has created a brand new podcast in partnership with the Australian Authorities’s Cease it on the Begin marketing campaign to positively affect younger folks round acceptable behaviour and respectful relationships.
Launching on Monday 14 June, Challenge ARI is a fictional storytelling collection, designed as a great tool to assist dad and mom and caregivers have extra significant conversations with youngsters about respectful behaviour, centered on subjects that may appear difficult to deal with.
Kane Reiken, Nova Leisure’s digital business director mentioned, “We’re proud to companion with the Australian Authorities to convey this unimaginable story to life, supporting quite a lot of vital societal points.”
Challenge ARI is a branded podcast that follows the story of a completely functioning Synthetic Intelligence prototype, affectionately generally known as ARI. Showing as a 10-year-old boy, ARI has entry to all the data you’ll be able to Google however couldn’t be programmed with human expertise. Positioned with a standard on a regular basis household, they take ARI underneath their wing to teach him the methods of our world, specifically, methods to be human. Alongside the way in which Ari uncovers on a regular basis circumstances the place disrespectful behaviours are normalised.
Challenge ARI boasts a forged together with a spread of gifted younger actors, auditioned from main expertise companies round Australia, in addition to Nova’s Kate Ritchie and Michael ‘Wippa’ Wipfli, smoothfm’s Cameron Daddo and Byron Webb and Australian skilled soccer participant Kyah Simon.
The podcast was written by Australian creator and screenwriter Nat Amoore. Her first e book ‘Secrets and techniques of A Schoolyard Millionaire’ turned Australia’s #1 best-selling debut Australian youngsters’s fiction in 2019. Her second e book ‘The Energy of Constructive Pranking’ has been shortlisted for the 2021 Studying’s Youngsters’s E book Prize and the 2021 REAL Youngsters’s Selection E book Awards and her newest e book ‘The Proper Method to Rock’ was revealed in June this yr.
New episodes of Challenge ARI will launch each Monday from 14 June. Episodes can be found on main podcast platforms.
Challenge ARI forged and manufacturing particulars
Lead forged: River Mardesic (ARI), one of many actors forged within the title function of Billy Elliot the Musical; Xion Jarvis (Sammy), considered one of actors enjoying the title function in Charlie and The Chocolate Manufacturing facility; Eva Grados (Sammy’s greatest pal Malika); Victoria Wulff (Sammy’s sister Tanna) and smoothfm’s Cameron Daddo (Professor Hixon, ARI’s creator).
Supporting forged: Michael ‘Wippa’ Wipfli – Nova’s Fitzy & Wippa (Sammy’s father Fernando), Kate Ritchie – Nova’s Kate, Tim & Joel (Sammy’s mom Alison), smoothfm’s Byron Webb (college trainer Mr Gibson), Knox Gibson (naughty college child Jeremy), Australian skilled soccer participant Kyah Simon (professional sports activities participant), Mel McLaughlin (commentator) and Sirine Demachkie (college dad or mum Ms Riakos) – bilingual presenter who has written youngsters’s books and hosted youngsters’s podcasts.
Challenge ARI Credit
Head of Podcasts & Digital Content material: Rachel Corbett
Govt Producer: Elle Beattie
Sound Design: Lem Zakharia
Creator: Nat Amoore
Media company: Common McCann
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