"Yo Gabba Gabba!" Lands Season 3, Live Show, Movie, and Merch Deals
Variety is reporting on the crossover success of Yo Gabba Gabba!, which has just been renewed by Nickelodeon for a third season of 13 episodes. In addition to its success on television, a live show will launch in Australia next month before coming to the United States, and a feature film is being targeted for release in 2010. The show has also racked up 40 merchandising licenses, including a new DVD in stores now, a variety of toys, and a series of books from Simon and Schuster. The variety show, created by Christian Jacobs and Scott Schultz, features a variety of skits, music videos, and cartoons centering on five colorful characters and their friend, DJ Lance Rock.