Girls, Teen, Tween

Amazon Original Special An American Girl Story – Ivy And Julie 1976: A Happy Balance to Premiere on Prime Video Friday, March 24 #IvyAndJulie @amazonkids @kidzvuz #ad

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On Friday, March 24, Amazon Original Special An American Girl Story – Ivy &  Julie 1976: A Happy Balance, is set to launch on Prime Video in the US, UK, Germany and Austria. Ivy (Nina Lu, BUNK’D) is a 10-year-old girl Chinese-American girl who struggles to find a balance between Chinese and American. Gwendoline Yeo (American Crime) plays Marilyn Ling, Ivy’s mother who is trying to raise her three children to embrace Chinese traditions, values, and obligations but she wishes to be like her all-American best friend, Julie Albright (Hannah Nordberg, General Hospital). When her gymnastics tournament and family’s big Chinese New Year dinner land on the same day, Ivy relies on Julie to guide her with a difficult choice. The special also stars Gwendoline Yeo (American Crime) and Lance Lim (School of Rock).

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As you watch the story unravel you realize what girl power is really all about! An American Girl Story – Ivy &  Julie 1976: A Happy Balance reminds us about an era with social conflicts.  There are so many lessons you will take away from this film. From sharing real life issues between mother and daughter to family and friends. You get to see everyone’s perspective unfold with a better understanding. It’s so heartfelt! Sometimes you can lose out on an opportunity if you’re not willing to take a risk. I cannot wait for you to watch! here’s a sneak peak …

Have you ever been afraid to take a risk? sometimes you can lose out on an opportunity if you’re not willing to take it. I cannot wait for you to watch! here’s a sneak peak …

The first two original American Girl specials for Prime Video, An American Girl Story – Melody 1963: Love Has to Win and An American Girl Story – Maryellen 1955: Extraordinary Christmas, were based on the characters Melody Ellison and Maryellen Larkin from the BeForever historical-inspired character line. Both specials are currently available to stream on Prime Video. An American Girl Story – Melody 1963: Love Has to Win recently won several awards including a Parents’ Choice Gold Award, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Children’s Program, Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Children’s Programs, and a Humanitas Prize in the Children’s Live Action Category.

An American Girl Story – Ivy & Julie 1976: A Happy Balance will be available for Prime members to stream and enjoy using the Amazon Prime Video app for TVs, connected devices including Amazon Fire TV, and mobile devices, or online at http://www.amazon.com/originals, at no additional cost to their membership. Customers who are not already a Prime member can sign up for a free trial at www.amazon.com/prime. For a list of all Amazon Video compatible devices, visit www.amazon.com/howtostream.

 

 

*Disclosure: This post was made possible thanks to our friends at Amazon and KidzVuz. The content and opinions expressed here are of my own.

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