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Space Chickens In Space
Genre
Created by
  • José C. García de Letona
  • Rita Street
Developed by
  • Scott Sonneborn
  • Tommy Vad Flaaten
  • Markus Vad Flaaten
  • Alan Keane (for television)
  • Shane Perez (for television)
  • Tim Allsop & Stewart Williams (development bible for Disney EMEA)
Directed by Tommy Vad Flaaten
Markus Vad Flaaten
Christien Clegg (also animation)
Eoghan Dalton (assistant)
Christian Ronquillo (art)
Dean Swanton (animation)
Voices of David Menkin
Laura Aikman
Nick Mohammed
Roger Gregg
Theme music composer Markus Vad Flaaten
Composer(s) Jonathan Casey
Country of origin Australia
Mexico
United Kingdom
Ireland
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 26 (52 segments)
Production
Executive producer(s) Fernado De Fuentes S.
Jose C. Garcia de Letona
Andrew Davies
Julia Adams
Tom van Waveren
Ed Galton
Producer(s) Andrew Davies
Lindsey Adams (supervising)
Sarah-Jane Kelly (line, Gingerbread Animation)
Amanda Spagnolo (line, Studio Moshi)
Anai Triado Miranda (line, Anima)
Jessica Rovirosa (line, Anima)
Leonardo del Rio (post)
Emily Whinnett (associate, Cake Entertainment)
Rob Doherty (associate, Cake Entertainment)
Paul Western-Pittard (associate, Studio Moshi)
Editor(s) Alan Keane (story)
Shane Perez (story)
Judith Allen (animatic)
Dermot Lynskey (animatic)
Running time 11 minutes
Production company(s) Ánima Estudios
Studio Moshi
Gingerbread Animation
Ingenious Media
Distributor Cake Entertainment
Release
Original network 9Go! (Australia)
Disney XD (international)
First shown in Australia
Original release September 30, 2018 (2018-09-30) – June 9, 2019 (2019-06-09)

Space Chickens in Space is an Australian-Mexican-British-Irish animated television series created by José C. García de Letona and Rita Street. The series was produced by Ánima Estudios in Mexico, Studio Moshi in Australia, and distributed by Cake Entertainment, and was co-produced by the recent Dublin-based Gingerbread Animation and Disney EMEA.

Described as a "surreal sci-fi comedy series" by the directors in an Annecy announcement video, the series was created by José C. García de Letona and Rita Street. Jordan Goucher is showrunner for the series, and it is directed and designed by Norwegian twins Tommy and Markus Vad Flaaten. It was developed for television by Alan Keane and Shane Perez.

Plot

A trio of chickens—Chuck, Starley and Finley—are taken from their home and mistakenly enrolled in an elite intergalactic former military academy. It would take all their strength, and teamwork, to survive every escapade they have.

Characters

  • Chuck (Voiced by David Menkin) is a Male Tall Chicken Who is the Leader of The Chicken Siblings. He is Cool, Daring and Wacky. He can be Selfish and Stubborn When it Comes To Challenges, But he is An True Softie when it Comes To His Siblings. In Rebel to the Beak, It revealed that He is Allergic to Monstonuts and In The Good, The Bad and The Clucky, It also Revealed that He Used to Be one Of the Scouts from Slurp,s Little Cowboys Scout Camp along With Finley, Ainta and Hugo. He is the youngest of the three.
  • Finley (Voiced by Nick Mohammed) is a Male Short Chicken Who is the Brains of the Chicken Siblings. He is Smart, İnquisitive and Mostly Calm-mannered. But He Can Go Short-Tempered when No one (Especially His Brother and Sister) Describes his İdeas as Good İdeas. İn The Good, The Bad and The Clucky, İt Revealed That He used to be One Of the Scouts From Slurp,s Little Cowboys Camp along With Chuck, Ainta and Hugo. He is the oldest of the three.
  • Starley (Voiced by Laura Aikman) is a Female Chicken Who is the Loving One of the Siblings. Being the Middle Sister, Starley Always looks After her Brothers and Defends Them no matter What. She also has Born Super-Strenght. İn Sweet little Puff-Cloud, İt Revealed that Starley has won the Cuddlebug Contest when She was an Chick.

Production

Space Chickens in Space is fully animated in-house at Studio Moshi (Australia) using their bespoke hybrid Harmony animation pipeline, incorporating a mixture of hand-drawn and rigged high quality animation. Studio Moshi provided animation direction, design (original production-ready characters and original world development), storyboard supervision & artwork, hand crafted digital animation, visual FX.

Release

The series premiered on 9Go! in Australia on September 30, 2018, on 2x2 in Russia on January 1, 2020, and had its Disney XD premiere in Europe, Middle-East and Africa on 19 November 2018.

Episodes

No.
overall
No. in
season
Title Written by Storyboarded by Original air date Prod.
code
Australian viewers
(millions)
1 1 "Trolling Thrognak"
"Bliblisitting"
Tim Allsop & Stewart Williams
Shane Perez
Jakob Foged
Aaron Davies
September 30, 2018 (2018-09-30) TBA N/A
2a 2a "Best Pal" James Hamilton & James Huntrods Jakob Foged October 7, 2018 (2018-10-07) TBA N/A
2b 2b "The Egg" Tim Allsop & Stewart Williams Barry Reynolds October 7, 2018 (2018-10-07) TBA N/A
3a 3a "Atori" Stuart Kenworthy Barry Reynolds October 14, 2018 (2018-10-14) TBA N/A
3b 3b "Players Gotta Play" James Phelan Krystal Georgiou October 14, 2018 (2018-10-14) TBA N/A
4a 4a "Green-Eyed Monster" Alan Keane Luke Allen & Aaron Davies October 21, 2018 (2018-10-21) TBA N/A
4b 4b "I Believe I Can Fly" Shane Perez Barry Reynolds October 21, 2018 (2018-10-21) TBA N/A
5a 5a "Friendchip" Mike Heneghan

Story by: Stuart Kenworthy
Gavin Fullerton October 28, 2018 (2018-10-28) TBA N/A
5b 5b "Freezing Awesome" Ciaran Morrison & Mick O'Hara Patricia Ross October 28, 2018 (2018-10-28) TBA N/A
6a 6a "Idle Idols" James Hamilton & James Huntrods Marylène Sun November 4, 2018 (2018-11-04) TBA N/A
6b 6b "Try Not to Laugh" Richard Preddy Krystal Georgiou November 4, 2018 (2018-11-04) TBA N/A
7a 7a "Food Fight" Kristina Yee Gavin Fullerton November 11, 2018 (2018-11-11) TBA N/A
7b 7b "Poor Dweezil" James Hamilton & James Huntrods Dan Hamman November 11, 2018 (2018-11-11) TBA N/A
8a 8a "Floofy Flibby Kiss Kiss" Ciarán Morrison & Mick O'Hara Krystal Georgiou November 18, 2018 (2018-11-18) TBA N/A
8b 8b "You Snooze You Cruise" James Phelan Gavin Fullerton November 18, 2018 (2018-11-18) TBA N/A
9a 9a "Three Trippion Parsec Trip" Alan Keane Jakob Foged November 24, 2018 (2018-11-24) TBA N/A
9b 9b "Final Exam" Tim Allsop & Stewart Williams Barry Reynolds November 24, 2018 (2018-11-24) TBA N/A
10a 10a "Alpha Chuck" Mike Heneghan Barry Reynolds November 25, 2018 (2018-11-25) TBA N/A
10b 10b "Being Glargg" Alan Keane Krystal Georgiou November 25, 2018 (2018-11-25) TBA N/A
11a 11a "All Flying and Chill" Diarmuid O'Brien Chuck Klein December 1, 2018 (2018-12-01) TBA N/A
11b 11b "Jail Birds" Shane Perez Barry Reynolds December 1, 2018 (2018-12-01) TBA N/A
12a 12a "Ommminous Foreshadowing" James Hamilton & James Huntrods Krystal Georgiou December 2, 2018 (2018-12-02) TBA N/A
12b 12b "Draw Anything" Ciarán Morrison & Mick O'Hara Barry Reynolds December 2, 2018 (2018-12-02) TBA N/A
13 13 "Academy Rules" TBA TBA December 8, 2018 (2018-12-08) TBA N/A
14a 14a "Cadet Clarkk" Evan Menzel Marylène Sun December 9, 2018 (2018-12-09) TBA N/A
14b 14b "Stop Bugging Me" Diarmuid O'Brien Dan Hamman December 9, 2018 (2018-12-09) TBA N/A
15a 15a "Personal Spacetime" James Hamilton & James Huntrods Marylène Sun December 15, 2018 (2018-12-15) TBA N/A
15b 15b "Chicken in the Egg" Mike Heneghan Krystal Georgiou December 15, 2018 (2018-12-15) TBA N/A
16a 16a "Chuck's First Command" Diarmuid O'Brien Barry Reynolds March 31, 2019 (2019-03-31) TBA N/A
16b 16b "One of a Kind" James Hamilton & James Huntrods Gavin Fullerton March 31, 2019 (2019-03-31) TBA N/A
17a 17a "Beat Beat Chicken Chicken" Ciarán Morrison & Mick O'Hara Krystal Georgiou April 7, 2019 (2019-04-07) TBA N/A
17b 17b "Finley Cleanly" Evan Menzel Dan Hamman April 7, 2019 (2019-04-07) TBA N/A
18a 18a "The Chicken Feed" Lucy Heavens Valentina Delmiglio April 14, 2019 (2019-04-14) TBA N/A
18b 18b "Quizardry" Evan Menzel Gavin Fullerton April 14, 2019 (2019-04-14) TBA N/A
19a 19a "Pale Blue Rock" Shane Perez Marylène Sun April 21, 2019 (2019-04-21) TBA N/A
19b 19b "Blibli Squared" Brydie Lee-Kennedy & Tobi Wilson Barry Reynolds April 21, 2019 (2019-04-21) TBA N/A
20a 20a "The Good Guy Choice" Diarmuid O'Brien Dan Hamman April 28, 2019 (2019-04-28) TBA N/A
20b 20b "Presidential Coop" James Phelan Patricia Ross April 28, 2019 (2019-04-28) TBA N/A
21a 21a "Phil My Heart" Alan Keane Jessica Toth May 5, 2019 (2019-05-05) TBA N/A
21b 21b "Snot Like This" James Hamilton & James Huntrods Krystal Georgiou May 5, 2019 (2019-05-05) TBA N/A
22a 22a "No Brain No Pain" James Hamilton & James Huntrods Krystal Georgiou May 12, 2019 (2019-05-12) TBA N/A
22b 22b "Who's Wearing the Cool Pants?" Paul McKeown Mark Flood May 12, 2019 (2019-05-12) TBA N/A
23a 23a "Secret Society of the Secret Thing" James Hamilton & James Huntrods Jessica Toth May 19, 2019 (2019-05-19) TBA N/A
23b 23b "Bad Bad Bad" Lucy Heavens Marylène Sun May 19, 2019 (2019-05-19) TBA N/A
24a 24a "Smells Like Chicken" Evan Menzel Dan Hamman May 26, 2019 (2019-05-26) TBA N/A
24b 24b "Smartest Chicken in Town" James Phelan Barry Reynolds May 26, 2019 (2019-05-26) TBA N/A
25a 25a "Ultimate Niven" Lucy Heavens Barry Reynolds June 2, 2019 (2019-06-02) TBA N/A
25b 25b "Camp Ghosty Pants" Lucy Heavens Patricia Ross June 2, 2019 (2019-06-02) TBA N/A
26a 26a "Chicken Out" Ciarán Morrison & Mick O'Hara Gavin Fullerton June 9, 2019 (2019-06-09) TBA N/A
26b 26b "Chicken Back Again" Ciarán Morrison & Mick O'Hara Gavin Fullerton June 9, 2019 (2019-06-09) TBA N/A
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