WHO IS PEPPA? Peppa Pig is a British preschool animated television series directed and produced by Astley Baker Davies, which originally aired on 6 May 2004, and is distributed by E1 Kids. It went on a hiatus for just over two years before re-premiering on 14 February 2015. To date, four seasons have been completely aired, with a fifth currently airing. It is shown in 180 territories.