AMPHIBIA (2019– )
Description: Ordinary Anne Boonchuy, 13, finds a treasure chest that sends her to Amphibia, a world full of frogs, toads, and giant insects. With help from Sprig, she must adjust to life in Amphibia and discover her first true friendship in her life.
Stars: Brenda Song, Justin Felbinger, Bill Farmer
Creators: Matt Braly
Anne Boonchuy is the first leading animated character in television history to be of Thai-American descent. The show’s concept itself was based on Matt Braly’s childhood trips in Bangkok, Thailand; Brenda Song’s mother is of Thailand descent.
Anne Boonchuy character design is based on Matt Braly’s grandmother when she was a little girl.
Brenda Song’s first collaboration with Disney since the end of The Suite Life on Deck (2008).
Anne’s cat, Domino is based on Matt Braly’s own cat under the same name and likeness.
The title card which is used every episode is made from a real life woodcut.
Sprig is the only character on the show to be played by a child.
Polly is short for pollywog, another word for tadpole, which is what she is.