Posts Tagged ‘nickelodeon’

Nick Celebrates Chinese New Year with "Ni Hao, Kai-lan" Special "Ladybug Festival"

by Ed Liuon January 14, 2009
On February 2, 2009, Nickelodeon will be airing a special episode of Ni Hao, Kai-lan to commemorate Chinese New Year. Titled “The Ladybug Festival,” the episode will follow Kai-lan and her friends as they learn the value of listening to your friends as they make their way to the ladybug festival. The special will air […]

Nick Greenlights 26 More Episodes of "The Penguins of Madagascar"

by Ed Liuon January 9, 2009
Nickelodeon has greenlit another 26 episodes of The Penguins of Madagascar, the CGI animated comedy series based on Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private — the four penguins from the Central Park Zoo from the DreamWorks Animation Studios movie Madagascar. The series will be executive produced by Mark McCorkle and Bob Schooley (Kim Possible, Hercules, Sky […]

Nickelodeon Announces Plans for SpongeBob SquarePants’ 10th Anniversary

by Ed Liuon January 9, 2009
Nickelodeon has announced their plans for a year-long celebration of SpongeBob SquarePants’ 10th anniversary. Special events throughout the year will include: A live cast performance at the Sundance Film Festival on January 18, 2009 A newly relaunched SpongeBob website, now available in beta testing A new SpongeBob documentary New episodes starting with a week of […]

PR: Nickelodeon Greenlights 26 More Episodes of "The Penguins of Madagascar"

by Ed Liuon January 9, 2009
Nickelodeon Greenlights 26 Additional Episodes of New CG Animated Comedy Series The Penguins of Madagascar Based on Penguin Brothers from DreamWorks Animation’s Madagascar Franchise New Comedy to Premiere on Nickelodeon, Saturday, March 28 Following Nickelodeon’s 22nd Annual Kids’ Choice Awards (click to enlarge) Universal City, Calif. – Jan. 9, 2009 -Nickelodeon has greenlit 26 additional […]

PR: 2009 is the Year to Get "Happy Squared" as Nick Celebrates 10 Years of SpongeBob

by Ed Liuon January 9, 2009
2009 Is The Year To Get ‘Happy Squared’ As Nickelodeon Celebrates 10 Years Of SpongeBob SquarePants Year-long Celebration of Pop Culture Icon will Include Production of SpongeBob SquarePants Documentary; First-Ever Live Cast Performance; New SpongeBob Vertical Online Site; Episode Premieres; and “Seinfeld-esque” TV Movie in November (click to enlarge) UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. – Jan. 9, […]

PR: Nickelodeon Brings "Olivia" to Life with New Series on Jan 26, 2009

by Ed Liuon January 6, 2009
NICKELODEON BRINGS CHILDREN’S PUBLISHING PHENOMENON OLIVIA TO LIFE WITH TV SERIES LAUNCH, MONDAY, JAN. 26, AT 11:30 A.M. (ET/PT) Ian Falconer’s Best-Selling, Award-Winning Books Transformed Into CG Animation for First-Time Ever on TV NEW YORK, Jan. 6, 2009 – Nickelodeon welcomes one of the world’s most beloved literary characters to its preschool line-up with the […]

"Olivia" on Nickelodeon January 26

by MonkeyFunkon January 6, 2009
Olivia, a preschool CGI series based on the children’s books by Ian Falconer, is set to premier on Nickelodeon at 11:30 am (ET/PT) on January 26. The series tells the story of a pig who uses her imagination to go on incredible adventures. (click to enlarge) For full details, read the press release here.

Head Writer for Noggin’s "Toot & Puddle" Profiled

by Ed Liuon January 5, 2009
The Press-Enterprise has profiled Stu Krieger, an assistant professor at UC Riverside and the head writer for Toot & Puddle, an animated series on Noggin based on the children’s books by Holly and Douglas Hobie. The article discusses Krieger’s long history in television writing stretching back to Steven Spielberg’s Amazing Stories and the original Land […]

PR: "Wolverine and the X-Men" Premiering January 23, 2009, on Nicktoons Network

by Ed Liuon January 5, 2009
Wolverine and X-Men Join Forces to Prevent World Destruction In New Animated Series Wolverine and the X-Men Premiering Jan. 23 on Nicktoons Network NEW YORK, Jan. 5, 2008 – Nicktoons Network, the fastest growing kids’ network, introduces Wolverine and the X-Men, the new action-packed animated series based on Marvel’s ever popular Super Heroes. Produced by […]

"Dora Saves Three Kings Day" to Premiere on Nickelodeon Jan. 6, 2009

by Ed Liuon December 17, 2008
Nickelodeon has announced that the Dora the Explorer special episode “Dora Saves Three Kings Day” will premiere on the main Nickelodeon channel on January 6, 2009, at 8:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific). In the special, Nick’s reigning pre-school cartoon character will teach viewers about the cultural holiday of Three Kings Day (also known as El Dia de […]