Nickelodeon Hosts Town Hall To Talk To Kids About Coronavirus

Now streaming at YouTube is a news program for children about the coronavirus.

Nickelodeon recruitedKristen Bellto host thehour-long town hallcalled#KidsTogether. The program focuses on how we can change our behavior to improve everybody’s chance of surviving this pandemic.

An executive at Nickelodeon said, (quote) “We want to strike a balance between being informative and not frightening kids. Kristen Bell has handled this with humor and empathy and really just talks directly and specifically to kids.”

Guests from around the country joined the town hall via Skype and Zoom. Celebrities such asEllen DeGeneres,John Cena,RussellandCiara Wilson,JoJo Siwa,Kenan Thompsonand Lea Michele. (Variety)