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This is Daniel Cook is a children's television series created by J. J. Johnson and Blair Powers and produced by Toronto's marblemedia and Sinking Ship Productions in association with Treehouse TV and TVO, and is shown in Canada on Treehouse, TVOkids, Access, Knowledge Network and SCN. The series airs on the Disney Channel (in the US), Disney Japan and on ABC2 (in Australia).

The show is about a real-life pre-schooler, Daniel Cook, learning new things and sharing his experiences and adventures with other kids. For example, he learns about Tae Kwon Do, gymnastics, and much more. He also visits a fire station, a YMCA, and more. The show was filmed in Toronto, Ontario, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. Every US episode is about 6 minutes long, while a half-hour version exists in Canada. The series has been sold to over 85 countries worldwide, and dubbed into 14 languages.

The series has also launched a six-volume book series distributed by Kids Can Press and produced by marblemedia. Five DVDs have also been released featuring episodes from the series.

There is another show that complements Daniel Cook, This is Emily Yeung, which premiered on Treehouse in the Fall of 2006.

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Soundtrack

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In early 2007, The Children's Group released a soundtrack of This Is Daniel Cook on CD—entitled Here We Are!, it features the show's theme and the music used

Awards

2008 Juno Awards Nominated for Best children’s album of the year for “This is Daniel Cook. Here we are!”

2008 Independent Music Awards Nominated for Favorite Children’s Group/Artist or Duo for “This is Daniel Cook. Here we are!”

2006 Gemini Award Nomination for This is Daniel Cook Season 2 for Best Pre-School Program or Series

2006 Gemini Award Nomination for www.thisisdanielcook.com for Best Cross Platform Project

2006 Gemini Award Nomination for www.thisisdanielcook.com for Most Popular Website

2006 Prix Jeunesse Web Prize Winner for www.thisisdanielcook.com

2006 Prix Jeunesse Television Prize Finalist for This is Daniel Cook in Best up to 6 non-fiction category

2005 Gemini Award Nomination for This is Daniel Cook Season 1 for Best Pre-School Program or Series

2005 Gemini Award Nomination for This is Daniel Cook Season 1 for Best Direction in a Children’s or Youth Program or Series for J.J. Johnson

2005 Gemini Award Nomination for This is Daniel Cook Season 1 for Best Performance in a Children’s or Youth Program or Series

Daniel Cook on Oprah

Daniel Cook appeared on the The Oprah Winfrey Show on Monday, February 12, 2007.

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