Big Bird, Elmo and Rosita will join CNN for “The ABCs of COVID Vaccines: A CNN / Sesame Street Townhall for Families”.
The special will be conducted by dr. Sanjay Gupta and Erica Hill on Saturday and says they will answer questions from families.
“Well-known faces on Sesame Street and experts from CNN and across the country will be ready to answer children’s questions about the Covid-19 vaccine and staying healthy and facing great feelings as they continue to face unprecedented challenges. in their young lives, “CNN said in a Press release on the program.
The press release adds: “CNN and Sesame Street have partnered with six municipalities for children and families, supporting families in times of challenge and crisis through the Covid-19 pandemic and the racial justice movement.”
In a clip teaser from the last special, muppet Rosita tells Elmo she got the vaccine because “it will help keep me, my friends, my neighbors, my abuela all healthy.”
Five months ago, Sesame Street created a feature on the vaccination of Elmo’s father.
The half-hour special will air Saturday, November 6 at 8:30 am ET on CNN.
The vaccine has just been approved for five-year-olds.