The animated web series, Aroha Bridge follows the band Hook Ups, made up of sister and brother Kowhai and Monty Hook, and their eclectic bicultural family. The name of the show comes from the fictional community they call home.
The makers describe it as a snapshot of the multicultural melting pot that is Aotearoa.
Here's a taste of season 1:
The series is voiced by an impressive line up of famous names - Madeleine Sami, Frankie Stevens, Matai Smith, Scotty Cotter, Jessica Hansell, & Rizván Tu'itahi. Aroha Bridge creator, Coco Solid (Jessica Hansell) and cast member Frankie Stevens joined Jesse to explain more about the series and its beginnings.