Animated/ Live Action Series
MR. MEN combines studio produced live action with cell animation. There are more than 100 different animated segments incorporated into the television series that were produced at a cost of more than 5 million dollars! The sketches and cartoons involve overlapping storylines which appeal to young and older viewers. MR. MEN is based on the series of hugely successful MR. MEN books. Since the creation of the Mr. Men characters is 1971, more than 120 million copies of these award winning books have been sold in Canada and in more than 20 countries around the world. There are 45 MR. MEN characters that are brought to life in the series. The reading level of the books is age 7 and up and are usually introduced to children in their preschool years.