Teletubbies’ original sun baby is all grown up as Netflix reboot casts adorable new tot

THE Teletubbies is set to return to screens in a matter of weeks – as Netflix has dropped a new trailer for the reboot.

The long-running youngsters show- which took the world by storm within the 90s – is resulting from drop on the streaming service in November.

The Teletubbies' original sun baby is all grown up


The Teletubbies’ original sun baby is all grown upCredit score: BBC South East
Jess Smith was the sun baby from 1997-2001, while this picture of her with the new sun baby Berry went viral


Jess Smith was the sun baby from 1997-2001, whereas this image of her with the new sun baby Berry went viralCredit score: DHX Worldwide Ltd
The reboot features a new Sun Baby


The reboot includes a new Sun BabyCredit score: Netflix

It would function a new Sun Baby – whereas the original star is now all grown up, leaving followers open mouthed.

Jess Smith grew to become probably the most well-known faces on youngsters TV again within the late Nineties as the baby who appeared within the sun on the hit BBC present.

Jess left the function in 2001, however an image of her as an grownup has gone viral.

The image noticed Jess holding somewhat lady, with many mistaking the kid as her personal, together with BBC Radio 1 presenter, Greg James, who tweeted: “This has made me really feel 800 years previous”.

Nonetheless, the Teletubbies official Twitter account clarified who was within the image, writing: “This is the original Sun Baby, Jess Smith, with our new Sun Baby, Berry! Seeing Jess all grown up makes us really feel previous too!”

Again in 2017, Jess opened up to BBC South East about how she landed the golden gig.


She stated: “I used to be being weighed on the hospital.

“My mum took me and it simply occurred to be the identical time that the producer of the previous sequence had are available in and wished the hospital to get in touch with them in the event that they’d seen any smiley infants.

“It was only a case of sitting in entrance of a mirror and a digicam and my dad enjoying with toys and race automobiles and that type of factor to attempt to get me to chuckle on the digicam.”

Teletubbies started in 1997, with kids all over the nation falling in love with the characters Dipsy, Laa-Laa, Tinky Winky and Po.

Final yr, the quartet left followers baffled after they made a BIG mistake in a put up about coronavirus vaccines.

A Twitter put up on their official account advised followers the gang had all had their coronavirus vaccines, with footage of every character holding their vaccination playing cards.

Nonetheless, many followers have been distracted by the Teletubbies’ dates of start, which stated they have been all born on February 2, 2003, making them 18 years previous – regardless of the actual fact the present started in 1997.

Teletubbies is set to return after Netflix determined to revamp the present – with a new spin-off confirmed known as Tummy Tales.

The 26 twelve-minute lengthy episodes are resulting from be launched on November 14.

Jess was being weighed at hospital when the show's producer visited looking for happy babies


Jess was being weighed at hospital when the present’s producer visited in search of pleased infantsCredit score: BBC South East

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