The preschool series will kick off with an extended, 44-minute episode, which will air on Disney Junior and DisneyNOW on the 15th of May. The show ranked among Disney Junior top five series for children ages 2-5 during its third season, and season five is currently under production.
Season four of Entertainment One's preschool show, “PJ Masks,” will be premiering 15th May 2020 at 7:00 p.m, Eastern Time, with a special extended episode on Disney Junior and in DisneyNOW. The show was produced by Entertainment One and Frog Box, in collaboration with French animation studio TeamTO, as well as Disney Junior and France 5. It became a hit with TV viewers nationwide upon its U.S. premiere in September 2015. Maintaining its popularity, PJ Masks ranked as a Disney Junior top five series among children ages 2-5 in its third season. Season five is currently in production, with seasons 1 and 2 available on Disney+ and Netflix.
The fourth season will span 52 episodes of a new storyline, and will kick off with PJ Masks' first-ever four-part, 44-minute episode: "Heroes of the Sky." Itbegins with villain Romeo stealing coveted power crystals from Luna Girl and the PJ Masks. Catboy, Owlette, and Gekko leap into action to stop Romeo's plans to create dozens of Flying Factories to take over the world. The episode teaches that the true meaning of being a hero is being a good person and friend.
The fourth season of the show will include new characters and settings, including Newton Star, a new ally that emerges from an asteroid accident, Octobella, a villainous octopus-like character who lives in the canals below the city, Pharaoh Boy, another villain for the PJ Masks to defeat, this time in the form of the original boy-king come to life, and Munki-Gu, a mischievous stone monkey who was trapped in Mystery Mountain for 1,000 years due to disruptive behavior. The trio will also be driving new hero vehicles formed by the PJ power crystals, which can combine and transform into the new PJ Air Jet. Much of season four will come to life via master toy partner Just Play's holiday 2020 line.
PJ Masks tells numerous adventures of three children who become superheroes at night. When a problem arises during the school day, or at night when the group finds a culprit, the conflicts gets resolved through a combination of their ideas, them recognizing strenghts and weaknesses, and their ability to work together. The show intends to bring content that will teach children about the power of persistence, friendship, curiosity, and teamwork.