Dear Bluey fans,
My name is Joe, I created Bluey and I’d like to write a note to you as we sign off on the first 52 episodes and commence work on the next ones.
I get asked sometimes which is my favourite episode. The answer is Calypso and the reason is this
Calypso, an Aussie Shepherd, takes her kids
It also has great music, animation, art direction, voice acting and sound design but more on that later.
My intention for Bluey wasn’t to show real life, but to create a
Yes, MacKenzie is inspired by Dog from Footrot Flats
Thank you to everyone who wrote, emailed, posted or tweeted to us. This first season is the result of a group of
It also means we can do it all again, which we’ve started already, new eps are underway. In the meantime, please try not to get sick of our show! (Doing the maths on the
A few quick answers to obscure questions which are my favourites: Yes, MacKenzie is inspired by Dog from Footrot Flats, JeanLuc is French Canadian (Labradors are a Canadian breed), I wish I lived in the Heelers house too and it’s best not to ask where Stripe and Trix get their money from, but they assure me it was legal.
Thank for watching and remember to check for ticks.