LET'S GET INVENTIN’ - ABOUT THE SHOW:
Let's Get Inventin' is a multi award winning, hugely popular reality TV series featuring kids aged 8 to 14 with amazing invention ideas competing to build their contraptions. The series is enjoyed throughout the world, screening in over 73 countries and the first New Zealand Children's TV format ever to be licensed by the BBC in the UK.
This is a fun family series where presenters Clinton Randell and Chris Stapp 'Mr. Metal' help breath life into wild concepts dreamt up by kids. 11 young inventors have secured patents for their innovations through the show. In the final episode 10, patent attorneys AJ Park select one inventor to win a $10,000 Patent Prize Package to have their idea patented in Australia and New Zealand.
This year Let's Get Inventin' and Genesis Energy are giving everyone the chance to have their invention made as well in the School Gen Energy Quest Competition. Kids create a YouTube clip and are in to win $5000 to have the invention made by the Let's Get Inventin’ team. Entering at - www.schoolgen.co.nz
In series Seven of Let's Get Inventin' Build Buddy Clinton Randell & Mr Metal are back to help build nine young inventors ideas and prepare them for their ultimate goal to complete their Goober Challenge. With more death defying stunts & 9 crazy contraptions, what wild Goober Challenges will Baron Von Goober have in store for our courageous creators?
Series Seven, airing soon on TV2. Stay tuned for an action packed series and 9 brand new inventions.
Every young inventor needs a Build Buddy like Clinton Randell. The popular TV host and Life FM DJ is back for his 4th series of Let's get Inventin' to collaborate with Mr. Metal and guide our junior geniuses to grandeur. Rendell's address book of experts & suppliers has expanded over his tenure on Let's Get Inventin'. So he's always resourceful when it comes to sniffing out supplies to build the next crazy contraption & complete that Goober Challenge. Clinton may not be as handy with the tools as Mr Metal is but he’s always there for the kid, a buddy who's quick to come up with cunning plans to take their invention to the next level.
Mr Metal is Let's Get Inventin' Inventor Mentor Maniac armed and ready to bring our nine talented young inventors ideas to life in his secret Motat invention lair. The man behind Mr Metal is no stranger to danger. Chris Stapp is familiar to many as the outrageous stuntman Randy Campbell, star of the film the Devil Dared Me To and the Back of the Y TV series. He's done some death defying stunts in the past like jumping upside down high revving lawnmowers, jumping and flipping cars plus he's one of the few people to have jumped off the Back of the Y on the famous Hollywood sign in Los Angeles.
BARON VON GOOBER
100 years ago Thomas Edison's best mate Baron von Goober, invented the 'Goober Pod Time Machine' to travel through time seeking inventors of the future, the young Edisons of tomorrow. Arriving from 1908 the Baron expected to find kids flying around on personal jetpacks & hover boards. Von Goober was shocked to find these contraptions had not been invented yet! What had everyone been doing all this time! Starting young as an inventor himself, Baron von Goober vowed to set a Goober Challenge, to empower the kids of today to believe in their ideas and bring them to life.