The long-running historically grounded TV show under the title “Horrible Histories” is expected to appear next year with new episodes wrapped up in the seventh installment that is to show other events and outstanding personalities in the world history.
As for principal aspects
To begin with, the title of the story suggests specifically that the story should have its firm foundation. And here it is – the best-selling books penned by Terry Deary. This personality serves as a creator of the series also.
The broadcast issues of the program are resolved by the BBC One channel. The production is due to Bill Hobbins, Richard Bradley, Melissa Hardridge, Kim Shillinglaw, and Alison Gregory working on the project as executives. They are the crew of Citrus Television and Lion TV, the fabrication studios of the series.
There is also the host of the show – the amiable Rattus Rattus, the talking rat. The series is represented in the format of comedy sketches which is reckoned to be a popular British way of introducing children to the world history that is by means of the most gruesome events and ghastly people
Getting right into particulars
The show debut was held for the first time yet in 2009. Since then six cycles of episodes have been given successful starts. The latest one was released in February 2015.
This year has been noted for the release of three specials of the series devoted to significant historical anniversaries. The first and the second one were given a green light in April and July correspondingly. The third one is still waiting for its release amidst this month. It will be telling about the event in the history of the United Kingdom, specifically about the Great Fire that wiped out much of London 350 years ago.
Changes during the series course
After the five cycles, the crew of producers were changed and consequently, changes in the format were also made by them. Since the sixth installment, the focus of the story has been on just one historical figure per episode, as, for instance, centering on Wicked William the Conqueror or Naughty Napoleon. As we knew, in the preceding parts, the narrative touched the whole historical periods. The changes worked in the series favor contributing to the project retaining its rating numbers.
Show popularity and chances of renewal
There is no doubting in the fact that this TV show is a popular one due to the amount of seasons. Additionally, we cannot but note that the series is critically acclaimed and award winning. Moreover, it is declared as the leader in ratings among the programs for children in the whole UK. So the story is worth watching it not only for children but also for adults, by the way.
Stay tuned if you are a loyal follower of the series and you will be informed of the appearance of the Horrible Histories season 7 release date, for the seventh installment is already a confirmed one.