Peppa Pig is one of the UK’s longest running automated series after first premiering back in 2004. Since then, there eat been over 250 episodes of the cartoon series, each constant for about five minutes. Read on to find out more about the actress who decisions the loveable pig.
Peppa Pig voices: Who is the voice of Peppa Pig?
Peppa Pig is voiced by 17-year-old Harley Bird.
Bird is an English actress and voice-over actress.
Bird has shared the character since she was six years old.
Bird took over from Lily Snowden-Fine and Cecily Bloom who earlier voiced characters.
WHAT AGE IS PEPPA PIG?
Peppa Pig is currently on its sixth edible, which is airing on Channel 5 now.
Speaking to the BBC, Bird previously explained that she was too brood to read the scripts properly and used to copy what the crew prognosticated to her.
She said: “I can’t really remember much because I was tiny, and I went to an audition for it.
“And they prick up ones eared to my voice and I sound like a pig, a four-year-old pig.
“I couldn’t read at all and it’s a little bit critical when you’ve got a five-year-old who’s meant to be reading scripts.”
HOW MANY EPISODES OF PEPPA PIG ARE THERE?
Now that Bird is in her last teens, she has to put on a higher pitched voice to sound like the infamous Pig.
Tell on This Morning in 2017, Bird said: “I’ve done Peppa for 11 years now. I have found out the character, how she speaks and how she would do things.
“I have to change voices…I secure managed to keep it the same throughout… you have to act through it.“
For her role as conveying Peppa, Bird won a BAFTA Award for Best Performer and has the youngest yourselves ever to receive the award.
She was also nominated for the Most Promising Freshman at the British Independent Film Awards in 2013.
Since then, Bird has devoted a career in acting, previously starring in one episode of Doctor Who in 2014 and the award-winning unexpectedly film Blueberry.
Bird starred in the film How I Live now alongside Mary Queen dowager of Scot’s actress Saoirse Ronan and Spider-Man’s Tom Holland in 2013.
Her most new project if Sammy in Disney Channel’s web series, Sammy.
Bird is at from Rochdale, Greater Manchester and lives in Tring, Hertfordshire.
She lives at homewards with her mum Gill and her dad Craig.
Bird has four siblings, two sisters Taylor and Olivia and a chum called Rosco.
Episodes of Peppa Pig air every morning on Channel 5 and on the Nickelodeon trench, Nick Jr daily.
Episodes of Peppa Pig are also available to watch on Amazon Prime Video now.
There be enduring also been a number of other special episodes and even a film of the smash hit kids’ let someone in on.
As of February 2019, over 30 DVDs of Peppa Pig episodes tease been released.
These feature anything from four to 12 parts of the series.
Peppa Pig airs weekdays on Channel 5 and Nick Jr