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Cartoon SuperTed set for new animation series

Cartoon SuperTed set for new animation series

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He was the teddy bear with magic powers who was a cartoon favourite among royal princes and a generation of children - and now SuperTed is being brought back to life once again.More than 35 years since his last show, his creators are set to sprinkle magic dust over SuperTed again and recreate him for a new audience.Work on new episodes is expected to start later this year.It is hoped SuperTed will be back on TV screens by 2023.His return will be the latest cartoon comeback.Fireman Sam, Thomas The Tank Engine, the Care Bears, My Little Pony, Scooby Doo, Postman Pat and the Clangers have all been reinvented for 21st Century children.SuperTed - whose most famous fans were the dukes of Cambridge and Sussex - was created by a stepfather trying to help a four-year-old sleep, who was inadvertentl...