Lost Ollie is a forthcoming mini-series which follows a lost toy as he travels around the countryside, looking for the young boy who lost him.
Lost Ollie is set to premiere on August 24 on Netflix.
Cast and creators
- Jonathan Groff
- Gina Rodriguez
- Jake Johnson
- Tim Blake Nelson
- Kesler Talbot
Created by Shannon Tindle
Directed by Peter Ramsey
“Lost Ollie is an epic adventure about a lost toy who braves the many dangers of childhood as he searches the countryside to reunite with the boy who lost him; and the story of the boy who lost more than a best friend. It’s a heartwarming tale for the child in us all, remembering those special souls we’ve lost but forever changed our lives.”
The series is created and adapted for television by Shannon Tindle, who won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation for “Go Goo Go”. The director Peter Ramsay is also an Emmy winner, who co-directed the critically acclaimed and fan’s favourite “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.”
Ollie has been with Billy since Billy was a baby. For Billy, Ollie is more than a toy, it’s his best friend. But a bully takes Ollie and throws him away. Ollie encounters several adventures and adversities on his quest to get back home in a heartwarming tale of two friends finding their way back to each other.