October 9, 2005 – The Animated Series Little Einsteins Premieres on Disney Junior
“Climb aboard, get ready to explore. There’s so much to find, Little Einsteins.”
On October 9, 2005, the children’s animated series Little Einsteins premiered on Disney Junior. The series, part of the Baby Einstein line of products for infants, features four kids learning about classical music and art while encouraging viewer interaction as they set out to succeed their mission for the day. The first episode segment, “Ring Around the Planet,” features the characters setting off to Saturn to return its ring, with the second episode segment, “I Love to Conduct,” has the characters retrieving their baton from a bald eagle. The series has also been shown in Japan and in England. The series was created by Eric Weiner and Olexa Hewryk, and stars Jesse Schwartz as Leo, Natalia Wojcik as Annie, Erica Huang as June, Aiden Pompey as Quincy.