‘Dino Dana’ is a Canadian education cum animation show that airs on TVOKids in Canada and Amazon Prime Video in the US. It first premiered on May 26, 2017. The show revolves around a nine-year-old girl named Dana Jain, who starts a journey to conduct dinosaur or Dino experiments. Her world changes forever when she is handed the Dino field guide which makes her come face to face with dinosaurs in reality. Through her experiments, she learns about dinosaurs, pterosaurs, prehistoric marine reptiles, and prehistoric mammals.
Created by J.J. Johnson, the show has not only won many hearts but has gone on to become a highly acclaimed TV series. The series teaches children a lot about the biggest creatures that roamed the earth once upon a time in a fun manner using some good quality animation. The show has highly been recommended by everyone for viewership by children as it teaches them life lessons along with some quality information about dinosaurs.
Notably, ‘Dino Dana’ is a continuation of the ‘Dino Dan’ series, except for the fact that it strives to be more inclusive and has been praised by many critics for having an active female protagonist on a children’s show, thus attempting to erase the stereotype of the male protagonist.
Dino Dana Cast: Who is in it?
‘Dino Dana’ has an amazingly diverse cast and focuses strongly on the relationships between the characters. First off, we have Michela Luci as Dana Jain herself, and Sara Chaudry plays the part of Saara Jain, the stepsister with whom Dana has a very strong bond. Amish Patel and Nicola Correia-Damude appear as the parents, with Amish playing the role of the Dad, and Nicola playing Ava, the mom. Other cast members include Bill Cobbs, who has several performances under his belt like ‘One Tree Hill‘ and ‘Night at the Museum‘, in the role of Mr. Hendrickson, and Anna Cathcart, who appears as Robyn.
In the upcoming season, we can expect most of the main characters to return to ‘Dino Dana’ as we embark on further exciting adventures.
Dino Dana Plot: What is it about?
‘Dino Dana’ is basically about a 9-year-old girl who loves dinosaurs and finds her life is changed when she is given a Dino Field Guide which gives her a lot of information about the dinosaurs, but the best part is that she can imagine them into real life.