Penguin City, an eight-part documentary sequence filmed in Cape City, has been nominated for six Daytime Emmy Awards! The sequence follows a bunch of endangered penguins and is narrated by American humorist Patton Oswalt.
The documentary scored a nomination within the Excellent Music Path and Composition class for the theme tune, which was created by multitalented muso, The Kiffness.
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Netflix’s Penguin City follows a bunch of lovable penguins in Simon’s City, Cape City as they navigate life on the Western Cape’s seashores. Patton Oswalt, who narrates the sequence, has been part of a number of animal-centred tasks together with Bojack Horseman and Ratatouille.
Chatting with Yahoo Leisure, Oswalt mentioned he “actually empathises with animals, particularly wild animals”.
“I used to be simply instantly enchanted by the concept of a nature documentary, however it’s extra about nature invading city areas and the way nature nonetheless wins regardless of all these obstacles”.
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‘PENGUIN TOWN’ AT THE DAYTIME EMMYS
The Daytime Emmy nominees had been introduced on Thursday 5 Could. Penguin City scored a whopping six nominations together with Excellent Journey, Journey and Nature Sequence and Excellent Single-Digital camera Modifying.
In whole Netflix bagged 27 Daytime Emmy nominations and Penguin City is the one South African sequence nominated for an award on the Daytime Emmys.
The Daytime Emmy Awards are set to happen on 18 June.
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THE KIFFNESS BAGS A NOD!
The Kiffness’ single Pushin’ On launched in 2013 was chosen for Penguin City’s theme tune. The observe was nominated for Excellent Music Path and Composition.
Taking to Twitter on Wednesday 11 Could, The Kiffness wrote: “Proud to have achieved the theme tune for this sequence.”
Proud to have achieved the theme tune for this sequence ❤️🐧
— The Kyivness (@TheKiffness) Could 11, 2022