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Nickelodeon Announces Thanksgiving 2009 Weekend Programming

by Ed Liuon November 18, 2009
New episodes of hit shows mark Nickelodeon’s Thanksgiving weekend programming, starting November 26, 2009. The network will launch on Thanksgiving Day with a movie marathon from 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM, including the SpongeBob SquarePants feature film. SpongeBob and The Penguins of Madagascar will be getting marathons on Friday, November 27, and a new episode […]

Nickelodeon Animation Festival Announces 2009 Winners

by Ed Liuon November 16, 2009
Nickelodeon has announced the winners of its 2009 Nickelodeon Animation Festival winners. The grand jury award of $10,000 went to Bianca Beneduci Assad’s “Popped,” while the “15 Seconds to Fame” award went to Henrique Jardim for “Do Not Feed the Alligators.” Select entries will be showcased on Nicktoons every half hour between 4 – 7 […]

Parents Upset at "Glenn Martin, DDS" on Nickelodeon

by Ed Liuon November 12, 2009
The St. Petersburg Times reports that many parents are upset at Nickelodeon for airing Glenn Martin, DDS on the main Nickelodeon channel as early as 8:00 PM, meaning younger children will go from the silly antics of SpongeBob SquarePants to sex jokes and cartoon violence of Glenn Martin. A spokesperson for Nickelodeon stated that the […]

"Dora’s Christmas Carol Adventure": Seasonal Lessons, Sweetly Told

by Maxie Zeuson November 9, 2009
You know, I have to admit it: Dora’s Christmas Carol Adventure is actually pretty good. Now, before you accuse me of going all soft and gooey on account the Christmas theme, I’ll just thank you to click over and read this little notice; does that sound like the work of a man ready to roll […]

The Latest "Yo Gabba Gabba!", "Backyardigans," and "Kai-lan" DVDs from Nickelodeon

by Ed Liuon October 28, 2009
Nickelodeon has just released three more DVDs of their popular pre-school programming. The results won’t surprise anybody keeping track of Nick’s pre-school programming (or my reviews of them): Yo Gabba Gabba! is awesome, The Backyardigans is a surprisingly fun pleasure, and Ni Hao, Kai-lan is a pleasant variation on Dora the Explorer. YO GABBA GABBA! […]

Nickelodeon Premieres "Fanboy and Chum Chum" on November 6, 2009

by Ed Liuon October 21, 2009
Nickelodeon will debut its latest animated series Fanboy and Chum Chum on Friday, November 6, 2009, at 9:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific) immediately after the SpongeBob SquarePants anniversary special “Truth or Square.” The CGI comedy spinoff from Nicktoons’ Random! Cartoons series follows the adventures of the enthusiastic 11-year old Fanboy and his faithful sidekick Chum Chum as […]

Nick Acquires Rights for "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles"; New TV Series and Movie

by Ed Liuon October 21, 2009
Nickelodeon has announced the acquisition of the global rights to the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise from the Mirage Group and 4Kids Entertainment. A new CGI animated TV series has begun development, with a scheduled premiere date in 2012, and Nickelodeon has also partnered with corporate sibling Paramount Pictures to develop a Turtles feature film […]

Nickelodeon Starts "Shriek Week" on October 23, 2009

by Ed Liuon October 16, 2009
Nickelodeon has announced details for “Shriek Week,” a special set of programming set to commemorate Halloween that is set to kick off on Friday, October 23, 2009. Highlights will include Halloween-themed episodes of SpongeBob SquarePants, Back at the Barnyard, The Penguins of Madagascar, The Mighty B!, The Backyardigans, Wonder Pets, and Glenn Martin, DDS. The […]

SpongeBob 10th Culminates with Star Laden "Truth or Square" on November 6, 2009

by Ed Liuon October 14, 2009
Nickelodeon has announced that the SpongeBob SquarePants 10th Anniversary celebration will culminate with a special hour-long prime-time episode of SpongeBob SquarePants on Friday, November 6, 2009, at 8:00 PM. “Truth or Square” will be split between never-before-seen flashback moments as SpongeBob and friends try to escape from the Krusty Krab’s giant freezer, and segments as […]

Nick Greenlights Season 2 of "Glenn Martin, DDS"

by Ed Liuon October 7, 2009
Nickelodeon has greenlit a second season of the stop-motion animated comedy series Glenn Martin, DDS, the first TV series from Michael Eisner’s Tornante Animation. After its debut last month (read Toon Zone’s review here), the show has been Nick-at-Nite’s #1 program among persons 2+ with 2.1 million total viewers each week. The full press release […]