NEW NEIGHBORS AND NEW FRIENDS IN
“DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD:
WON’T YOU BE OUR NEIGHBOR?”
DVD Available from PBS Distribution on May 14, 2019
“DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD” airs on PBS Stations, (check local listings) on the PBS KIDS 24/7 Channel and Streams on pbskids.org and the PBS KIDS Video app
Arlington, VA – April 29 , 2019 – PBS Distribution today announced the DVD release of “DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD: WON’T YOU BE OUR NEIGHBOR?,” which includes episodes about a new neighbor and friend for Daniel. In the first episode, Won’t You Be Our Neighbor?, Daniel is excited to meet the family moving into the Neighborhood of Make-Believe! Daniel lends a hand by making his new neighbor and playmate, Jodi Platypus, feel right at home. In Jodi’s First Day at School, Teacher Harriet lets Jodi find someone she knows in class and hopes it will make her less nervous on her first day. Jodi finds Daniel and he becomes “First Day Friend” to help his new friend adjust. Other episodes included on the DVD are: 0Daniel Plays at Jodi’s House, A New Friend at School, and A New Friend at the Playground.
“DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD: WON’T YOU BE OUR NEIGHBOR?” has a runtime of approximately 102 minutes. The DVD will be available beginning May 14, 2019.
Other titles available from PBS Distribution include: “DANIEL GOES TO SCHOOL,” “KING DANIEL FOR THE DAY” and “YOU ARE SPECIAL, DANIEL TIGER!”
Episodes featured on this DVD will also be streaming on PBS KIDS Prime Channel.
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DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD: WON’T YOU BE OUR NEIGHBOR
Street Date: May 14, 2019
Run Time: Approx. 102 Minutes on 1 Disc
SRP: DVD, $12.99
Format: DVD and Digital