Sydney, Australia – Prime Video announced that Hot Potato: The Story of The Wiggles will launch globally on Tuesday, October 24, in more than 240 countries and territories. The highly anticipated Australian Original documentary celebrates icons in entertainment, The Wiggles, their enduring global success, and cultural impact spanning more than 30 years.
Art for Hot Potato: The Story of The Wiggles
Directed by Emmy-nominated director Sally Aitken and produced by Dark Doris, Frog Productions, and SAM Content for Amazon Studios with significant production investment from Screen Australia in association with Screen NSW, Hot Potato: The Story of The Wiggles is the improbable story of four friends who recorded a one-off album of children’s music in the early ‘90s and changed the global music industry forever. It’s a backstage pass to one of the world's greatest entertainment stories featuring decades of personal archive footage and intimate access to their sold-out shows.
“No other children’s act has come close to emulating the same global success and impact of The Wiggles," said Tyler Bern, head of content at Prime Video Australia, New Zealand, and Canada. "This film brilliantly encapsulates the phenomenon that is The Wiggles and is a celebration of their lasting legacy as they continue to bring joy and music to people worldwide."
Hot Potato: The Story of The Wiggles premieres October 24 on Prime Video globally. Prime members in Australia enjoy savings, convenience, and entertainment in a single membership.