The six-episode series will be available on YouTube and the YouTube Kids app for YouTube Red subscribers. Each episode follows Dan and his friends as they pull together to face challenges that threaten to jeopardize his touring show. The series combines live-action with animated characters and includes real footage from his world tour intermixed with the chaotic behind-the-scenes storylines. In addition to DanTDM, the series also features Danielle Tabor (Harry Potter) as Dan's energetic, phone obsessed co-star Eve, who does science experiments and loves to dance on stage.
Dan Middleton, better known as DanTDM, is a British YouTuber and gamer. With more than 14 million subscribers on his main channel DanTDM, Middleton focuses on the popular game Minecraft, narrating adventures and stories within the game world. Dan's second channel, MoreTDM is a vlogging site for his non-gaming life including his popular pugs Ellie and Darcie.
In addition to DanTDM Creates a Big Scene, three other YouTube Red Originals for families are expected to roll out this Spring including Kings of Atlantis, an underwater animated adventure starring Cody and Joe of the immensely popular Minecraft-inspired YouTube channel, TheAtlanticCraft also debuting on April 7. Fruit Ninja, inspired by the eponymously named gaming app, and Hyperlinked, a scripted series starring tween music sensation L2M will arrive of the service this spring as well.