Baltimore child actor Anthony Michael Hobbs making big moves, stars in new PBS Sprout segment
Seven year-old Anthony Hobbs stars in new PSA for the American Association of Poison Control Centers, airing in October, 2012
Anthony will play a young Frederick Douglass in the PBS documentary “Abolitionist:
Hobbs also stars in the DreamWorks “How To Train Your Dragon: Dragons and Dinosaurs” documentary that premiered at “Live Dragon” shows, (http://dreamworksdragonslive.com/)
The DreamWorks "How to Train Your Dragon: Dragons and Dinosaurs" documentary explores the history and mythology of dragons and how that history relates to dinosaurs.
He stars in the “SkWids” kids’ on-line Internet show at www.SkWids.com, an on-line version of such children oriented shows as “Sesame Street.” Produced by Southwestern Advantage, “SkWids" is a program designed to entertain and educate children (ages 6 – 10).
Hobbs can also be seen in the national classroom program called KinderRhyme. KinderRhyme is a program of Success for All Foundation (SFAF), which appears in over 2600 preschool, elementary, middle and high school programs.
An award winning actor already at seven, he can also be seen on two other PBS Sprout Network segments, “Claritin Kids Allergy Medicine” and “Good Night Show”). As a voice over actor Anthony’s voice can be heard on an instructional video for advertising firm TBWA World Wide - the largest advertising holding company in the world.
Other acting projects include the film Waiting for Godot; an industrial commercial for the U.S. National Parks Services; a Baltimore County Recycling commercial; a Greater Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger commercial, and Hobbs appeared in USDA’s Healthy Kids 2011 print campaign.
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