Gene Simmons producing Kiss and Hello Kitty mashup for ‘My Little Pony’ network


If you’ve always felt that children’s television shows were lacking in lessons on anarchy, you’re in luck: the ubiquitous Hello Kitty franchise is set to be mashed up with the aesthetics of hair metal band Kiss, reports USA Today. The show’s working title is Kiss Hello Kitty, and it’s being produced for The Hub — the same network that airs the surprise cult hit My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic. The new show is set to be about four Hello Kitty characters living the rockstar dream and creating anarchy in each scenario they’re put into, and it’s just a bizarre enough pop culture mashup that the network could be looking to repeat the unlikely cross-demographic success of My Little Pony.

Kiss frontman Gene Simmons will be executive…

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