More than 100 new episodes of Peppa Pig being made

Parents will be glad to hear that more than 100 new episodes of Peppa Pig are going to be made.

The owner of the popular children’s cartoon Entertainment One says production has already begun on the new series.

The 117 shows are scheduled to launch from spring 2019.

The show, which is directed and produced by Astley Baker Davies, which originally aired on 6 May 2004, and is distributed by E1 Kids. It went on a hiatus for just over two years before re-premiering on 14 February 2015.