Tuesday, November 21

Tag: Nickelodeon

Nickelodeon launches game based on Spin Master’s PAW Patrol series

Nickelodeon launches game based on Spin Master’s PAW Patrol series

Uncategorized
Nickelodeon has launched a new immersive game based on Spin Master’s PAW Patrol series. PAW Patrol Pawsome Missions, that bowed yesterday on Nick Jr.co.uk, allows players to create an avatar of themselves and then use the puppies from the show to tackle 12 missions. Developed by Complete Control, the 3D game uses locations from the show such as Adventure Bay and Pup Pad, in specific quests focused on teaching kids problem-solving skills. Meanwhile, a PAW Patrol Christmas special entitled The Pups Winter Wonder Show will air on Nick Jr. on December 11. It will follow the main characters helping to save the big Christmas show when Mayor Humdinger steals the feature act, Cap’n Turbot’s performing penguins. UK retailer Smyth’s has launched a range of PAW Patrol toys including vehicle a
Nickelodeon veteran Audrey Diehl joins Warner Bros. Animation as vice president

Nickelodeon veteran Audrey Diehl joins Warner Bros. Animation as vice president

People
Nickelodeon veteran Audrey Diehl has joined Warner Bros. Animation (WBA) as vice president. “Audrey has a very impressive track record of developing and producing highly successful, high quality series throughout her career, and we are very happy to welcome her to our team,” said Sam Register, president of Warner Bros. Animation and Warner Digital Series, to whom Diehl will report. “This is an extremely exciting time to be working at WBA, with more than a dozen current series in production or on the air, and more to come. We look forward to Audrey contributing right away to our continued growth.” As part of her duty, Diehl will develop new animated programming for WBA, while also overseeing some of the current family shows. She will have broad oversight on creative and production-re
Latest Ninja Turtles has a voice cast in place

Latest Ninja Turtles has a voice cast in place

Animation, Uncategorized
A couple of months ago, did you hear about a brand new series that comprised the Ninja Turtles was being initiated by Nickelodeon. Now, we report that the animated series titled Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles has a voice cast. They are Omar Miller as Raphael, Ben Schwartz  as Leonardo, Josh Brener (Silicon Valley) as Donatello, Brandon Mychal Smith (You’re The Worst) as Michelangelo, Kat Graham (The Vampire Diaries) as April O’Neil, Eric Bauza (Lego Star Wars) as Master Splinter Rob Paulsen, who had earlier voiced for Donatello in the 2012 series and Raphael in the original, will be the voice director of Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.  
Nick reveals the names of voice cast of Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Nick reveals the names of voice cast of Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Animation
Nickelodeon has come out with the voice cast for its upcoming animated TMNT reimagining, Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles that will follow all-new adventures of the  four heroic brothers. The 2D-animated series will feature Omar Miller (Ballers) as Raphael, the eldest brother who is now the leader. Ben Schwartz as Leonardo, the self-professed coolest brother possessed of irreverent charm and a rebel heart, Josh Brener as Donatello, an unflappable mechanical genius and tech wizard whose ninja skills are second only to his coding. Besides the film will have Brandon Mychal Smith playing Michelangelo, the youngest brother, an artist and awesome skateboarder with a wild, colorful and imaginative personality and Kat Graham  as trusted ally April O’Neil, a street savvy native New
Princess Grace Foundation institutes Stephen Hillenburg Animation Scholarship

Princess Grace Foundation institutes Stephen Hillenburg Animation Scholarship

Uncategorized
The Princess Grace Foundation-USA has instituted the Stephen Hillenburg Animation Scholarship, an annually awarded gift created to support emerging animators. The scholarship is named after the marine biologist turned smash-hit cartoon creator behind Nickelodeon’s long-running SpongeBob SquarePants. In 1991, Hillenburg received the Princess Grace Award while in 2012 he received the Statue Award: the highest honor bestowed by the Foundation on a prior award winner. Karen and Stephen Hillenburg have endowed the Foundation with a gift that will support the new scholarship making Hillenburg the first Prince Grace Award winner to do so. “We are so grateful to Stephen and Karen for graciously endowing the Foundation with this generous gift, allowing emerging animators to thrive in the sa
Nickelodeon announces special TV special film Hey Arnold!

Nickelodeon announces special TV special film Hey Arnold!

Animation
Nickelodeon has recently announced a new film TV special titled Hey Arnold! based on  its iconic animated series Hey Arnold! The Jungle movie has been  scheduled for a November 24 release. While that’s still a long time from now, many people should be able to open up their schedule. But, those who will still miss it will have another chance via an encore airing on November 25 and December 1 on TeenNick.   Hey Arnold! The Jungle Movie, that will have a runtime of 2 hours will feature a new story involving Arnold and the gang going on a trip into a deep jungle.   The special promises to address one of the longest running mysteries in the show: what happened to Arnold’s missing parents?   The resolution to this mystery makes the special a must-watch for any longtime
Nickelodeon to launch animated series Sunny Day on August 21

Nickelodeon to launch animated series Sunny Day on August 21

Animation
Nickelodeon is going to launch a brand-new 40-episode animated series named Sunny Day on August 21. The bubbly show from Silvergate Media promises to have pre-schoolers smiling and styling along with 10-year-old hairstyling maven Sunny who uses creative problem-solving skills to tackle any dilemma that arises in her seaside town. The characters of Sunny Day celebrate individuality and self-expression, while the show highlights leadership, innovative thinking and teamwork. Sunny, voiced by Lilla Crawford, is a confident and creative natural leader who runs her own hair salon in the town of Friendly Falls. When adventure calls, Sunny sets out to save the day with her can-do attitude, salon-on-the-go Glam Van, best friends and colleagues Rox and Blair and her dog Doodle. In the series
Welcome to the Wayne is Nickelodeon’s first series to move from digital to broadcast

Welcome to the Wayne is Nickelodeon’s first series to move from digital to broadcast

Animation
The animated series Welcome to the Wayne that recently released on Nickelodeon has  become the network’s first original series to move from digital to broadcast. It had originally launched in 2014 as a series of shorts on Nick App and Nick.com. Created by Billy Lopez, the show centers on two 10-year-old boys living in a Manhattan high-rise dubbed The Wayne where they are involved in all manner of wild adventures. The show’s sound team led by supervising sound editor Bobb Barito, re-recording mixer Matt Longoria and the Foley team from Alchemy Post Sound, have a lot to do with bringing the fantastically crazy world inhabited by the boys to life. They are charged with coming up with an abundance of sounds to support the show’s loopy characters, eccentric environments and oddball gadgets
Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products in a first-of-its-kind partnership with Greene King

Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products in a first-of-its-kind partnership with Greene King

Licensing
Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products have entered into a first-of-its-kind partnership with Greene King that will bring PAW Patrol, SpongeBob SquarePants and JoJo Siwa into the family restaurant brands Hungry Horse and Fayre & Square as well as Wacky Warehouse play centres across the UK. Marianne James, VP commercial partnerships, consumer products and experiences, UK & Ireland Nickelodeon UK, said: “This is the first time that we have embarked on a multi-property partnership with UK restaurant chains and Greene King is the perfect partner. “The properties included ensure that kids of all ages, from toddlers to teens, are catered for in the campaign. From pup parties at Wacky Warehouse to JoJo Siwa-themed arts and crafts, it certainly is going to be an awesome summer,” sh
World Animation Celebration 2017 at Culver City, California on Sept. 30 and Oct. 1

World Animation Celebration 2017 at Culver City, California on Sept. 30 and Oct. 1

Events
The World Animation Celebration 2017 will be hosted on September 30 and October 1 at Culver City, California. In preparation for it, the WAC animated short film festival judges have just been announced and key creatives have been confirmed for a panel discussion of top-rated Nickelodeon toon The Loud House! The WAC is to be presented by Animation Libation Studios and Animation Magazine. The Loud House Panel will feature series creator and executive producer Chris Savino, art director Amanda Rynda, production manager Sean Santka, writer Kevin Sullivan and storyboard artist Jordan Koch. The time and location details will be announced soon. The Loud House, which is set to launch its third season this fall, is about 11-year-old Lincoln Loud’s struggles to survive the bedlam of his large