Dino Dan is a Canadian television series that was created and is directed by J. J. Johnson. The series premiered on TVOKids in Canada on January 4, 2010 and on Nick Jr. in the United States on December 20, 2010. The series also airs on Access, Knowledge Network, and SCN. The series is produced by Sinking Ship Entertainment, in association with TVOKids, Access, Knowledge Network, and SCN. A third season of the series, Dino Dana, premiered on Amazon on May 26, 2017. Dino Dana is about a nine-year-old girl who sets out to achieve "dino experiments" that teaches her more about the extinct animals. The show was moved to Universal Kids (formerly Sprout) on October 6, 2018.
In this series that combines with CGI animation, kids are invited to paleontologist-in-training Dan Henderson and his friends on a journey to an adventure-filled modern-day world where dinosaurs roam freely. There, they uncover clues about the past and teach kids scientific information from new species to dinosaur vocabulary.
Dino Dan: Trek's Adventures
A follow-up season starring Dan's younger brother, Trek, began airing in 2013. Trek, now age ten, is also able to see dinosaurs and spends his time learning about them as his brother did. There are 15 new dinosaurs fromAlbertosaurus to Microraptor in this series. Dan didn't have time to do his experiments because he has to help his dad, that's because he wants Trek to do them for him. There was one season of 26 episodes.
On October 6, 2016, on YouTube, there were short Dino Dana clips that tell kids about it. Dino Dana will premiere in 2017 on Amazon. Dana Jain is a 9-year-old girl with a big imagination. There will be some new dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals! Including stuff to know about pterosaurs, prehistoric marine reptiles, and prehistoric mammals too.
Dana is the main character of Dino Dana. Saara is the older stepsister of Dana. Eva is the mother of Dana and stepmother of Saara. Gloria is the grandmother of Dana on her mother's side.
- Jason Spevack as Dan Henderson
- Sydney Kuhne as Angie
- Isaac Durnford as Cory Schluter
- Jaclyn Forbes as Kami
- Allana Harkin as Mom (Melissa Jessica)
- Ricardo Hoyos as Ricardo Sanchez
- Trek Buccino as Trek Henderson
- Keana Bastidas as Jordan
- Sarah Carver as Mrs. Carver
- Andrea Martin as Mrs. Hahn
- Jayne Eastwood as Dan's grandmother (Ms. Currie)
- Mark McKinney as Mr. Drumheller