Posts Tagged ‘nickelodeon’
According to an article on USA Today, Nickelodeon is beginning to ramp up its promotional efforts around its hit show Avatar the Last Airbender, hoping to tap into the growing appetite for fantasy action entertainment. The second season’s ratings were up 21% from the first, with an average of 2.9 million watching the show, and […]
Nickelodeon will air a one-hour Go, Diego, Go! movie on Monday, October 8, 2007. Titled Safari Rescue, the movie will bring animal rescuer Diego to Africa, where he will team up with fellow animal adventurer Juma to save the elephants of the Serengeti plains from an evil spell. The movie will air at 9:30 – […]
Edgar & Ellen will be debuting on the Nicktoons Network with two back-to-back episodes on Sunday, October 7, 2007, at 8:00 PM (Eastern). The title characters are a pair of twins who carry out a campaign of pranks on the residents of the town of Nod. Each episode also includes a two-minute segment inspired by […]
A new video clip for Back to the Barnyard has been posted by Nickelodeon. It is available in both QuickTime and Windows Media formats. Back to the Barnyard will debut on Friday, September 29, 2007, at 9:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific).
The New York Times takes a look at Nickelodeon’s push for higher-end electronics that feature the network’s most popular animated characters (free registration required). Items such as SpongeBob DVD players and digital photo frames will be on sale at retailers this month, and are meant to compete with similar products coming from competitors like the […]
Frederator Productions is teaming with Project 51, Hawaii Film Partners and Showcase Entertainment to bring a series of 38, 2-minute shorts based on the Sony Playstation game series Ape Escape to the Nicktoons Network in early 2008. Frederator has a production blog up for the series with more production art on their Flickr page.
Newsarama’s Animated Shorts has interviewed Jennifer Oxley of the Little Airplane studio on Nickelodeon’s Wonder Pets. Oxley discusses her high standards for the show and how she meets her own goals by producing the entire show in-house domestically. She also discusses her past, working for indie animators John Canemaker and Bill Plympton, as well as […]
Nickelodeon has confirmed that Avatar: The Last Airbender will be returning to the network for it’s third season on Friday, September 21, 2007 at at 8:30PM (EST/PST). For full information about the upcoming premiere along with a little information about the previously announced season 2 DVD set check out the press release.
IGN.com has revealed some of the contents of the upcoming Avatar the Last Airbender Season 2 DVD set, which is currently scheduled for release on September 11, 2007. Writer/director M. Night Shyamalan is interviewed on one featurette with co-creators Bryan Konietzko and Michael Dante DiMartino about the live-action adaptation of Avatar and how the show’s […]
Nickelodeon’s Backyardigans will be getting their first prime-time hour-long movie on September 17, 2007. Titled Super Secret Super Spy, the movie will let the Backyardigans take on roles in international espionage as they jaunt across the globe to a hip jazz soundtrack. Cyndi Lauper will be providing the theme song, “The Lady in Pink.” The […]