Showing posts with label Nicktoons. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Nicktoons. Show all posts

Friday, 13 July 2018

Mysticons Returns For A Second Season On NickToons Africa In August 2018 With The Return Of Twilight And The Gag In My Little Expect This And A Lot More On NickToons

My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic
The show follows a pony named Twilight Sparkle as she learns about friendship in the town of Ponyville. Twilight continues to learn with her close friends Applejack, Rarity, Fluttershy, Rainbow Dash and Pinkie Pie. Each represents a different face of friendship, and Twilight discovers herself to be a key part of the magical artifacts, the "Elements of Harmony". The ponies share adventures and help out other residents of Ponyville, while working out the troublesome moments in their own friendships.
Monday to Friday from 6 August @ 17:40 CAT/16:40 WAT/18:40 EAT

The Fairly OddParents
Timmy Turner is an average kid -sort of. He's an only child with oblivious parents. But luckily he has Cosmo and Wanda, his wacky fairy godparents who help him hide from evil babysitters, do homework and much more craziness!
Timmy’s new adventures:
•Mr. Crocker teaches his nephew to be a FAIRY catcher.
•Chloe resorts to stealing when Timmy’s Dad buys the only Kale Patch Kid she needs to complete her collection.
•Timmy and Chloe become eco-warriors when they save the underwater city of Atlantis from a dangerous “sea monster.”
•Mrs. Crocker leaves Mr. Crocker home alone for the first time, so he calls on Timmy to teach him how to have fun.
Monday to Friday from 13 August @ 16:00 CAT/15:00 WAT/17:00 EAT

AAAHH! Real Monsters
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters takes viewers into the Elite Monster Academy, where adolescent monsters are learning to scare humans! The series stars Ickis--a cute, shy monster --and his best friends, Krumm and Oblina. Each episode highlights the trio's efforts as they roam the city practicing the latest monster techniques that they've learned from their master, The Gromble.
Monday to Friday from 13 August @ 04:55 CAT/03:55 WAT/05:55 EAT

With Necrafa and the Spectral Dragon both destroyed, Arkayna, Zarya, Emerald and Piper try to enjoy their lives as "ordinary" girls. However, they are needed again, this time they:
•Turn Zaryainto a baby in order to infiltrate a fairy orphanage and learn the identity of Princess Arkayna's twin sister.
•Stop Proxima from acquiring star-fire ink from a legendary library.
•Stumble upon a dragon egg and vow to protect it.
•Then, find themselves in over their heads when they unearth a powerful treasure that was never meant to be discovered!
Monday to Friday from 20 August @ 18:30 CAT/17:30 WAT/19:30 EAT

Spongebob Squarepants
Who lives in a pineapple under the sea? SpongeBob SquarePants! Follow the adventures of this enthusiastic, optimistic sponge whose good intentions inevitably lead him and his friends into trouble.
In the upcoming escapades:
•Planktons new invention allows him to switch lives with Mr. Krabs.
•The new bully in school, Flats, threatens to beat SpongeBob up after school.
•SpongeBob becomes obsessed with the fact that Squidwardhas never actually tried a KrabbyPatty.
•SpongeBob gets a hold of Mermaid Man's utility belt and accidentally shrinks all of Bikini Bottom.
Monday to Friday from 20 August @ 16:25 CAT/15:25 WAT/17:25 EAT

Weekend Marathon
If you happen to miss any of the new weekday premieres, don’t worry, NickToons has you covered. Watch marathons of the new episodes every Sunday at 16:00 CAT/15:00 WAT/17:00 EAT
5 August Rabbids: Invasion
12 August My Little Pony
19 August The Fairly OddParents
26 August Mysticons

Sunday, 17 June 2018

Rose And Her Crew Are Back In July 2018 In Regal Academy On NickToons Africa With A The Rest Of The Series Including Nickelodeon's Animation Stunt Which Is Ending On Friday 27 July

New Episodes (106-120)
• Airs Monday to Friday from 02 July at 09:45 CAT/ 08:45 WAT/ 10:45 EAT
Peppa is a loveable, cheeky little piggy who lives with her little brother George, Mummy Pig and Daddy Pig. Peppa's favourite things include playing games, dressing up, days out and jumping in muddy puddles. Her adventures always end happily with loud snorts of laughter.
Peppa’s new adventures:
• Peppa and her family spot a rainbow when they go for a drive.
• The family go to the library to return a book and find more books to read.
• Peppa and her family go on vacation in a special van.
• Peppa and George take a bin of vegetable peelings to Grandpa Pig's compost heap.
• When Mummy Pig helps out at Miss Rabbit's fire station, she is called upon to douse the flames at Daddy Pig's out-of-control barbecue!

New Episodes (127-152)
• Airs Monday to Friday from 9 July at 17:15 CAT/ 16:15 WAT/ 18:15 EAT
Munki and Trunk continue to explore their world together, facing fears, having fun and helping friends in a comedy adventure that’s brim-full of heart, and built on a bedrock of friendship.
What to look forward to:
• Munki and Trunk wake up to discover that all the bananas have disappeared.
• Are deeply disturbed when a rock starts crawling around by itself.
• Munki's swinging tail accidentally hypnotises Trunk into thinking that she's a monkey.
• They play tag, have a staring competition, surfboard see pods, discover fruit that they can mash up and use as body paint, they race AND give babies singing lessons.

New Episodes (214-226)
• Airs Monday to Friday from 16 July at 21:50 CAT/ 20:50 WAT/ 22:50 EAT
In the new episodes of Regal Academy, here are a few thing to look forward to:
• One day Rose wakes up and finds out she has become a mermaid, and the only one able to break the spell is the Little Mermaid herself.
• Sleeping Beauty's twins, Adonis and Ambrosia, invite the students to a sleepover party at their castle.
• Astoria learns she is no longer enrolled at Regal Academy.
• The heroes fly to Eea Island to find Calypso, the granddaughter of Circe, who placed a curse upon the LeFrog family.

New Episodes (114-122, 124-125)
• Airs Monday to Friday from 30 July at 15:10 CAT/ 14:10 WAT/ 16:10 EAT
Mischievous bunnies have invaded the world of Rayman, and now the insane Rabbids have a new objective: invade planet Earth! They will try to study human behavior by mimicking everything we do…but in the Rabbid sort of way, with no logic…of course.
Coming up, a Rabbid meets his match with a hungry chicken; they come across an unlocked automobile, hypnotize their leader; perform a series of contests to earn the right to blast off into space; fly using a beach umbrella on a windy day; then an alien visiting Earth comes across a pair of Rabbids and a scientist dresses up like a Rabbid in an attempt to blend in.

New Episodes (114-122, 124-125)
• Airs Monday to Friday from 23 July at 04:55 CAT/ 03:55 WAT/ 05:55 EAT
El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera follows 13-year-old Manny, who must choose whether to use his superpowers as El Tigre for good, or for not so good.
Manny is a well-meaning kid who lives with his father and grandfather in Miracle City, a spicy urban melting pot full of colorful heroes and nefarious villains. When he spins his mystical belt buckle, he transforms into the brave and powerful masked warrior, El Tigre. As El Tigre, he has the great spirit of a hero but also possesses the potential to be a great villain. The storylines include exaggerated comedic situations and outrageous recurring characters.

• Airs Weekdays ending 27 July from 18:30 CAT/ 17:30 WAT/ 19:30 EAT
Come on, you should know us by now. You guessed it! More entertainment, more shows, and yes, more from our big sister channel, Nickelodeon:
ToonMarty follows the adventures of Marty, the mascot of ToonMart who becomes alive when a billboard is hit by lightning. Together, he and his friend Burnie have fun in Toonville under the supervision of Marty's boss, Jack.
In Bunsen is a Beast, Bunsen the FIRST beast in an all-HUMAN school. Bunsen is the world's first beast ambassador, and while he's at Muckledunk Middle School, he'll show everyone that beasts and humans are not so different!
The Wayne is a fantastical apartment building where Ansi and siblings Olly and Saraline live. The complex is home to spies, flying creatures, hidden rooms and outrageous adventure; Welcome to the Wayne!
Massive Monster Mayhem is a comedy action game show starring the greatest Mega Monster Superstars in the universe versus real kids playing games to save the planet and win prizes!

Friday, 13 April 2018

In May 2018 NickToons Africa Will Celebrate Worker's Day With A Brand New First Ever Movie Enchantimals With Mother's Day Around The Corner NickToons Will Gather Your Favourite Shows For This Marvelous Occasion And Brand New Episodes Of Your Favourite Shows

• Airs Tuesday 01 May at 11:00 CAT/ 10:00 WAT/ 12:00 EAT and repeats on the same night at 18:30 CAT/ 17:30 WAT/ 19:30 EAT
Meet the Enchantimals, a group of lovable girls who share a bond with their animal besties.
In "Finding Home," things get a bit wild when the girls discover a lost peacock, Enchantimal and her bestie then decide to share their homes with the newcomers.

New Episodes (604-626)
• Airs Monday to Friday from 10 May at 17:40 CAT/ 16:40 WAT/ 18:40 EAT
Twilight Sparkle studies the magic of friendship with help from her close friends Applejack, Rarity, Fluttershy, Rainbow Dash and Pinkie Pie. Each pony represents a different face of friendship, and Twilight discovers herself to be a key part of the magical artifacts, the "Elements of Harmony".
The ponies share adventures and help out other residents of Ponyville, while working out the troublesome moments in their own friendships.

New Episodes (501-513)
• Airs Monday to Friday from 14 May at 19:20 CAT/ 18:20 WAT/ 20:20 EAT
Three teenage girls from Beverly Hills – Sam, Alex and Clover – live a double life as spies working for the World Organization of Human Protection (WOOHP). The girls are recruited by the organization's leader, Jerry, to solve worsening crime conditions that arise across the globe.
In the new episodes Sam, Clover, and Alex have graduated Beverly Hills High and are attending Malibu University, but trouble follows the spies to Malibu. The surprises do not stop there, Britney is back! Which is why many of the episode titles start with “Evil”.

• Airs Sunday 13 May at 16:00 CAT/ 15:00 WAT/ 17:00 EAT
Rugrats: When Angelica builds a macaroni bust of herself as a Mother's Day gift for her mom, Tommy, Phil and Lil search for presents for their own mothers.
In Angry Beavers the boys are surprised to hear of their mom's double life.
The Fairly Odd Parents: When Timmy gripes that being Mom is easier than being a kid, Wanda switches their brains. Now Mom is Timmy, and Timmy is Mom!
The Penguins of Madagascar: A mother possum takes up residence in the penguins' lair, smothering them with love.
Totally Spies: Looking for Mother's Day gifts for their mothers, the girls find a flier about a special offer at a spa. But after they get there, they notice that their moms are not behaving normally.

Nickelodeon Unveils Content Pipeline Of More Than 800 New Episodes, Details Expansion Into Location-Based And VR Experiences

Nickelodeon’s Upfront Presentation from Stage of SpongeBob SquarePants: The Broadway Musical Highlights New Shows, including Blue’s Clues Remake; Original Short-Form; New Location-Based and Virtual Experiences.

Presentation Punctuated by Special Appearances by WWE Superstar and 2018 Kids’ Choice Awards Host John Cena; Lip Sync Battle Shorties’ Nick Cannon and JoJo Siwa; Cast Members of Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Cast Members, Kat Graham, Brandon Mychal Smith and Josh Brenner; and Performances by the Cast of SpongeBob SquarePants: The Broadway Musical.

Nickelodeon, the number-one kids’ network, detailed its plans for serving the new and next generation of kids on new and next-generation platforms as it heads into the 2018-2019 season. With content plans spanning its ecosystem, Nickelodeon announced: its largest content pipeline ever–more than 800 brand-new episodes of new and returning series–a 20% increase over last year; opportunities in social through original short-form content; a reboot of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and a remake of the preschool entertainment landmark, Blue’s Clues; moves into areas of emerging tech, with original VR and AR experiences; and location-based experiences, like this summer’s family musical festival, Nickelodeon SlimeFest. Details were unveiled during the network’s annual upfront presentation, held at New York City’s Palace Theatre, home of the critically acclaimed SpongeBob SquarePants: The Broadway Musical.

“With our share growing and content pipeline in overdrive, we are reinventing ourselves to best serve the new and next generation of audiences on new and next-generation platforms,” said Cyma Zarghami, President, Nickelodeon Group. “Kids are both our anchor and North Star, and that bond with the audience allows us to connect to them everywhere.”

During the presentation, Zarghami previewed the network’s upcoming content slate which includes: a development deal for Los Casagrandes, a brand-new companion series for animated hit The Loud House; Pony, a new animated comedy series developed by Nickelodeon International in the UK; a new game show, Keep It Spotless, executive produced by WWE Superstar John Cena; a second season of Lip Sync Battle Shorties, starring Nick Cannon and JoJo Siwa; the reimagined Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles; a remake of the groundbreaking series Blue’s Clues; and Musical Dares, a new short-form series created and executive produced by Nick Cannon, and the first project by Viacom Digital Studios for Nickelodeon’s YouTube channel.

Nickelodeon also reviewed plans to continue expanding its footprint through innovative new partnerships and technologies. Nick announced a new partnership with IMAX to bring to SlimeZone–its first multi-player, social VR experience–to select IMAX VR Centres globally this month. Plus, Nick is unveiling a brand-new AR mode for its number-one Sky Whalemobile gaming app, which averages two million active monthly users and has garnered nearly 30 million downloads.

The network is also expanding its location-based offerings with Nickelodeon SlimeFest, produced in partnership with Live Nation, the multi-day music festival for kids and families.

Nickelodeon also has created and launched a new brand campaign, called “That’s Me,” that showcases kids’ drive to be honest and authentic individuals who celebrate differences and diversity. Beginning this week, Nick will launch the first round of spots, which celebrates history-making women and highlights the brand’s longstanding legacy of strong female characters, to inspire and empower a new generation of girls.

With more than 800 episodes of new and returning series in its pipeline this season, Nickelodeon has content in every genre:

Nickelodeon is the number-one network for preschooler’s year to date, a leading position it has held for the past four years Nick currently owns eight of the top 10 shows for Kids 2-5 this year, led by number-one-ranked PAW Patrol. This season, the network will premiere more than 300 new episodes of returning hit shows, including PAW Patrol, Blaze and the Monster Machines, Shimmer and Shine, and Nella the Princess Knight. Nickelodeon has also greenlit the following new series:

Abby Hatcher, Fuzzly Catcher (26 episodes) –This animated preschool series centers on Abby and her new friends the Fuzzlies, who are amazing and quirky creatures that live in her family’s hotel. Together with her best Fuzzly friend Bozzly, Abby goes on wild adventures to fix Fuzzly mishaps and help them in any way she can. Produced by Spin Master Entertainment (PAW Patrol), Abby Hatcher Fuzzly Catcher features a social-emotional curriculum highlighting empathy, compassion and problem-solving skills.

Blue’s Clues (20 episodes) – This remake of the groundbreaking curriculum-driven, interactive series Blue’s Clues will bring back beloved puppy Blue for an all-new generation of preschoolers. The new series will be produced with a brand-new, live-action host and CG animation. Blue’s Clues was created by Traci Paige Johnson, Todd Kessler and Angela C. Santomero.

Butterbean’s Café (40 episodes) — This animated series centers on a fairy named Butterbean and her adventures running the neighborhood café with her friends. Butterbean’s Cafe features creative cooking, and a social-emotional curriculum that highlights entrepreneurial and leadership skills. Created by Jonny Belt and Robert Scull (Bubble Guppies), the series will premiere later this year.

Fashion Ally (working title, 40 episodes) – This animated series follows a little girl, Ally, in the high fashion world as she makes everything around her a bit brighter, bolder and more brilliant, one design fix at a time. Fashion Ally is created by Paula Rosenthal and produced by Slivergate Media (Sunny Day, Peter Rabbit).

The Swashbuckling Adventures of Capitán Calavera (working title, 20 episodes) – This animated action-adventure series follows 8-year-old Robi Montes, a brave and kind-hearted pirate, as he embarks on daring rescues, searches for treasures and keeps the high seas safe from villains like the nefarious pirate Bonnie Bones in a fantastical Caribbean world. The interactive series is created by Niki Lopez, Leslie Valdes and Valerie Walsh Valdes (Dora the Explorer), and infused with a Spanish-language and culture curriculum.

Nickelodeon is the number-one network for Kids 2-11 and Kids 6-11 year to date. Besides being home to TV’s top two animated kids’ shows, The Loud House and SpongeBob SquarePants, Nick currently owns eight of the top 10 shows with Kids 2-11 and Kids 6-11. The network will air more than 200 episodes of returning animated hits like SpongeBob SquarePants and The Loud House this season, and has announced the following new shows:

Los Casagrandes (working title) – A companion to the animated hit The Loud House, this series in development follows Lincoln Loud’s friend Ronnie Anne and his brother Bobby Santiago as they adjust to their new life in the city, where they now live with their big, loving and chaotic multi-generational family, the Casagrandes.

Pony, an original 2D-animated buddy comedy that follows the life of an average girl, Annie, her (almost) average family and what happens when an excitable, unpredictable, loveable and talking pony comes to live with them in their city apartment. Pony is the first animated series to be greenlit for the U.S. from Nickelodeon International.

Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (26-episodes) – This new re-imagined 2D-animated series follows the band of brothers as they discover new powers and encounter a mystical world they never knew existed beneath the streets of New York City. Along for the adventure is the Turtles’ most trusted ally, April O’Neil, a street savvy native New Yorker and Splinter, father figure and sensei to the Turtles. The series debuts later this year.

Live Action:
Nickelodeon is the number-one network for Kids 2-11 and Kids 6-11 year to date, with its February performance marking 18 straight months at number one with Kids 6-11. Nick currently owns eight of the top 10 shows with Kids 2-11 and Kids 6-11, led by shows like top-ranked The Loud House, The Thundermans , and Henry Danger. In live action, the network will roll out over 300 brand-new episodes of hit series including Henry Danger, The Thundermans, and Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn, and the following new and returning shows:

Keep It Spotless (20 episodes) – This new competition series, executive produced by WWE Superstar Jon Cena, features real kids competing in a variety of physical and paint-filled challenges with one goal in mind—to stay as clean as possible. Produced by ITV Entertainment and Hard Nocks South Productions, and based on a UK format from Possessed, Keep It Spotless is scheduled to premiere later this month.

Knight Squad (20 episodes) – This brand-new comedy, which premiered earlier this month, is set at a magical school for knights in training, where two mismatched students (Daniella Perkins and Owen Joyner) form an unlikely alliance to protect each other’s secret and pursue their dreams.

Lip Sync Battle Shorties (10 episodes, season two) – The hit competition series, renewed for a second season, features real kids lip-syncing pop songs in celebration of their favorite artists, while competing for the iced-out Shorties mic. Production will begin in Los Angeles this summer with multi-faceted entertainer Nick Cannon returning as host, along with show sidekick JoJo Siwa.

Short Form:

Musical Dares (10 episodes) – This brand-new, short-form series is a new twist on the classic concept of musical chairs. Created and executive produced by Nick Cannon, the live-action game show will combine real kids, physical competition and a full-blown dance party. Musical Dares is the first project by Viacom Digital Studios for Nickelodeon’s YouTube channel.

Additionally, Nickelodeon’s pipeline is rounded out with TV Movies and tentpoles including, Rocko’s Modern Life: Static Cling and Invader Zim specials. The brand will also feature three major TV events this year: 2018 Kids’ Choice Awards with returning host and WWE Superstar John Cena; Kids’ Choice Sports in July; and HALO Awards in November.

Nickelodeon, now in its 38th year, is the number-one entertainment brand for kids. It has built a diverse, global business by putting kids first in everything it does. The company includes television programming and production in the United States and around the world, plus consumer products, digital, recreation, books and feature films. Nickelodeon’s U.S. television network is seen in more than 90 million households and has been the number-one-rated kids’ basic cable network for 22 consecutive years. For more information or artwork, visit http:// . Nickelodeon and all related titles, characters and logos are trademarks of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB).

Friday, 16 March 2018

NickToons Africa Starts April 2018 With The Premiere Of Two New Series That Haven't Aired On Nickelodeon, Munki And Trunk The African Adventure Animated Series Alongside The Tenth And Final Season Of The Fairly OddParents With The New Episodes Of Your Favourite Shows

New Series (101-126)
• Airs Monday to Friday from 2 April at 17:15 CAT/ 16:15 WAT/ 18:15 EAT
There ain’t no mountain high enough, river wide enough, or banana big enough to tear these two apart! Our brave, curious monkey and big-hearted elephant live together in the jungle, as children imagine it: a playground with vines to swing on, trampoline mushrooms to bounce on, and a crew of jungle buddies to share endless adventures with.

Munki and Trunk explore their world together, facing fears, having fun and helping friends in a comedy adventure that’s brim-full of heart, and built on a bedrock of friendship.

New Episodes (153-162)
• Airs Monday to Friday from 9 April at 16:00 CAT/ 15:00 WAT/ 17:00 EAT
The new episodes introduce a female character called Chloe Carmichael, an enthusiastic and over-achieving little girl who Timmy must share his fairies with. She's also Timmy's new neighbor and best friend.

This season focuses on the friendship between Timmy and Chloe, and the adventures they share both in and out of school.

New to the Channel (301-313)
• Airs Monday to Friday from 16 April at 14:45 CAT/ 13:45 WAT/ 15:45 EAT
The third season tells the story of the Turtles, April O'Neil and Casey Jones, who are required to abandon their lair in the New York City sewers to Northampton, Massachusetts. Upon their eventual return home they help drive out the Kraang and undo their hold on the hundreds of mutated humans.

This season introduced us to new characters such as Bebop & Rocksteady, Muckman, Mondo Gecko, Creep and more.

New Episodes (306-313)
• Airs Monday to Friday from 23 April at 14:20 CAT/ 13:20 WAT/ 15:20 EAT
ALVINNN!!! and The Chipmunks takes us on a roller coaster ride of music, laughter and stories geared to entertain. Like most parents, Dave's patience will be pushed to the limit, forcing him to end most sentences in "ALVINNN!!!“

In the new set of episodes, Alvin thinks he’s losing his mind; Theodore finds a winning lottery ticket and then a four-leaf clover, Simon sleep walks; Jeanette and Eleanor act as Sherlock Holmes and Watson; Alvin and Brittan get stuck alone at school with a ghost AND Dave gets temporary amnesia!

Adding Shimmer and Shine PLUS Bubble Guppies
• Airs Monday to Friday from 2 April at
08:05 to 09:45 CAT/ 07:05 to 08:45 WAT/ 09:05 to 10:45 EAT
That’s right, the Nick Jr. block has been extended and will now include Shimmer and Shine as well as Bubble Guppies:
Shimmer and Shine brings you pair of fraternal twin genies-in-training unintentionally cause chaos in their attempts to grant wishes for their best friend, Leah.

Then, jump into this underwater classroom with Molly, Gil and their fishtailed friends with Bubble Guppies. Learning skills like science, math, literacy and more through songs, dances, and laughs!

Along with the characters of Paw Patrol and Blaze, prepare for more friends, far more adventures and plenty more fun!

Friday, 10 November 2017

In December 2017 Nicktoons Africa Will Debut Brand New Episodes Of Your Favourite Shows Including A Christmas Marathon To Keep You On The Edge Of Your Seat

Weekdays from Monday 4 December @ 06:00 CAT
Bessie Higgenbottom and her best friend of a dog, Happy Walter, go on endless quests to fulfill her dream of earning every Honeybee Scout badge there is. Sometimes Bessie imagines she's a superhero named Mighty B, and often has her 7-year-old younger brother, Ben, as her sidekick. Bessie believes anything can be done with the right attitude and a little hard work.

Weekdays from Monday 11 December @ 16:15 CAT   
Timmy Turner, a 10-year-old boy, has had it with his babysitter! He summons his fairy godparents who have the power to grant him wishes. Some of the wishes are really helpful, others don't work out so well. Timmy's godparents Wanda and Cosmo have ideas of their own and always lead Timmy on interesting adventures.

With Christmas just around the corner, join all your friends on Nicktoons as you celebrate the festivities together on Monday 25 December.
The best holiday adventures are waiting just for you and your favourite Nicktoon friends:
Help the T.U.F.F Puppys, Otis and the animals at the Barnyard save Santa and his elves to make toys while Eve, Blaze and AJ help load his magic bag full of presents to save Christmas! Make wishes come true with Timmy’s as he wishes every kid could get a magical coupon. Have you been naughty? Then join Fanboy as he tries to get him back onto the Good List in time for Icemas.
Can’t afford the gift you want? Then take a job with Poso he can buy a present for his dad. Transforms the town into a musical, whimsical, holiday wonderland with Harvey Beaks. Then have a great annual party with the girls at Totally Spies and spread joy and holiday cheer with Winx, Trixand the Rabbids.
Don’t worry, with Nicktoons there will be plenty of time to have a fun surrounded by your closest friends throughout Monday 25 December at 8:30 CAT on Nicktoons!

Wednesday, 15 March 2017

Nickelodeon Announces New & Returning Shows, Specials And Events, Plus Slate Of Series Putting Real Kids On TV For 2017+Round Up News (For Africa)

Following its best Q1 performance in
the kids six to 11 demo in five years, Nickelodeon swung into New York for its 2017/18 upfront presentation riding a wave of momentum and touting a content pipeline stacked with nearly 700 episodes of new and returning series.

For preschoolers, the network will
premiere three new animated series
Butterbean’s Café, Sunny Day and Top Wing, along with close to 200 new episodes of returning hit shows including PAW Patrol, Blaze and the
Monster Machines, Shimmer and Shine, Mutt & Stuff and the newly
launched Nella the Princess Knight.

Nella the Princess Knight, which marks Nick's first co-production with U.K.-based corporate sibling Channel 5, centers on an unconventional heroine who goes on marvelous quests to show the world that there's more than one way to be a princess or a knight.
Created by Christine Ricci (curriculum consultant on Blaze and the Monster Machines and Team Umizoomi). It will hit international markets beginning in April 2017, with consumer products launching in early 2018.

Butterbean’s Café, about a fairy who runs a neighborhood cafe with her friends. Created by Jonny Belt and Robert Scull, the creators of Bubble Guppies, the series is produced by Brown Bag Films (Peter Rabbit) in Ireland, picked up for 40 episodes.

Top Wing, a co-production with 9 Story, focuses on a team of eager young Birds as they flock together to help their community and earn their wings as full-feathered rescuers. It was created by Matthew Fernandes and executive produced by Scott Kraft (The Fresh Beat Band, PAW Patrol), picked up for 26 episodes (originally 52epsx11min).

Sunny Day is a brand-new animated preschool series that follows Sunny,
the best hairstylist in her town and a natural leader. Created and produced by Silvergate Media (Peter Rabbit ), picked up the series for 40 episodes over two seasons.

Nick currently owns six of the top-10 programs for kids ages two to five this year, according to Nielsen Media Research, led by top-ranked PAW Patrol.

For kid-targeted animation, three new series will be introduced, Amusement Park, The Adventures of Kid Danger and Captain Man and Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, while nearly 200 episodes of returning hits including SpongeBob SquarePants, The Loud House and ALVINNN!!! and The Chipmunks are scheduled to launch.

Amusement Park is a result of parentco Viacom’s new five-point turn around plan, which will see Paramount’s film slate include co-branded releases from each of Viacom’s flagship brands. It is the first of a four-film Nick/Paramount theatrical slate and will be directed by Dylan Brown for a July 2018 premiere. A Nick TV series adaptation will follow in 2019.

Ten episodes of The Adventures of
Kid Danger and Captain Man (working title) are also in the mix. Created and executive produced by Dan Schneider (Game Shakers, iCarly), the crime-fighting program is based on Schneider’s top-rated live-action comedy Henry Danger.

The third new series is Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (working title, 26 episodes), a 2D-animated reimagining of the global TMNT franchise. Slated for this fall, the series follows the famous half-shell heroes as they discover a magical new world beneath the streets of New York City. Nickelodeon is currently airing the fifth and final season of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and will hit international markets soon.

New 20-episode shows Bunsen is a
Beast, Pinky Malinky and the TV version of digital short-form series
Welcome to the Wayne are also
included among Nick’s 2017
animated lineup.

Bunsen is a Beast!, picked up for 20 episodes, follows two unlikely friends attending grade school. On his first day at a human-grade school, Bunsen befriends a classmate named Mikey, who over time guides Bunsen through the ups and downs of life as a human. The original animated comedy is created and executive produced by Butch Hartman. Nick US premiered the show in February 2017 and will hit international markets soon.

Welcome to the Wayne , picked up for 20 episodes, marks Nick's first digital short-form series to be greenlit for television. The series follows the comedic adventures of two 10-year-old boys exploring the crazy, unpredictable world of their New York City apartment building The Wayne. Welcome to the Wayne is created and written by Emmy Award-winning writer and composer Billy Lopez (The Wonder Pets!, Phineas and Ferb).

Pinky Malinky is a brand new mockumentary and reality show that follows the everyday life of Pinky, an infectiously positive hot dog living in a human world. With his best friends Babs and JJ by his side, Pinky reaches for the stars in the small town of Sackenhack. Co-created and co-executive produced by Chris Garbutt and Rikke Asbjoern (The Amazing World of Gumball ) and executive produced by Scott Kreamer (Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness). Pinky Malinky will star Lucas Grabeel (Glenn Martin DDS) as Pinky Malinky, Diamond White (The Haunted Hathaways) as Babs Buttman, and Nathan Kress (iCarly) as JJ Jameson.

As for live-action, three new series will launch Lip Sync Battle Shorties (pictured), I Am Frankie and recently announced Hunter Street, as well as 300 all-new episodes from Henry Danger, Game Shakers, The Thundermans, School of Rock and Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn.

Lip Sync Battle Shorties, picked up for 10 episodes, Viacom-owned Spike’s Emmy-nominated global hit, Lip Sync Battle. The kids version is created and executive produced by Casey Patterson Entertainment and Matador Content, with John Krasinski, Stephen Merchant and Eight Million Plus Productions also serving as executive producers. It will begin production later this year and is set to premiere in the fall. It first aired as one-hour special in December.

I Am Frankie is the story of "Frankie", an experimental android who navigates the perils and wonders of being a teenager. Nickelodeon has ordered 20 x 30 minute episodes. It was originally produced as Yo Soy Franky by Nickelodeon Latin America, the English Version is currently in production.

Hunter Street (formally titled The Ludwigs) is a brand-new comedy-
drama series that follows the comedic adventures of the Ludwig family, a family of five foster children who live in an imposing Amsterdam canal house that also serves as a museum with their parents. When Kate and Erik mysteriously disappear, their five step-children are dragged into a thrilling adventure where the mysterious family history of the Ludwigs is gradually unravelled. Hunter Street is based on Nickelodeon's Dutch television series De Ludwigs (20epsX30min). The international version of the series will star an American cast.

An untitled docu-style special that gives viewers an exclusive look into the life of 13-year-old singer, dancer, performer and social media influencer JoJo Siwa has been greenlit. Nick, in fact, has signed Siwa to a broader multiplatform talent deal encompassing consumer products, original programming, social media,
live events and music.

Rufus 2
What if your dog…became a dude? Manny’s lived that tail! With the help of an enchanted medallion, his loyal dog Rufus is magically transformed into a real boy! Rufus’ top dog antics earn him school-wide pupularity. However – it’s not always a walk in the park, especially with an evil squirrel and an undercover cat on your tail! Can Jace Norman, Jade Petty, and Davis Cleveland use their animal instincts to survive this hair-raising adventure? Find out when the action is unleashed!

Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie
is a brand-new two-part animated Hey Arnold! TV movie that will pick up where the original series ended,
resolving unanswered questions and plotlines, including Arnold finally getting answers about the whereabouts of his missing parents.
Coming in November 2017 in the US and then internationally.

Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s
Based on author Chris Grabenstein’s acclaimed children’s book of the same name, Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library is about a group of friends whose overnight stay in their town’s new hi-tech library turns into a daring, dangerous adventure of escape. The 90-minute, live-action TV movie stars Breanna Yde (Nickelodeon’s School of Rock), Casey Simpson (Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn ), Russell Roberts (The Twilight Saga: New Moon) and newcomers AJ Rivera and Klarke Pipkin.

Nick’s hit TV events include the Kids’
Choice Awards and Worldwide Day of Play. The network is already in the
process of signing merchandising
and promotional partners in
categories including apparel, home
furnishings, toys, accessories and


Acquired Programs:

In the middle of Toonville, where all cartoons live, sits the Toonmart, where all cartoons hang out. As the Number One (read “only”) employee there, Marty believes his job is to stick his nose in everyone else’s business…And there’s no business Marty likes better than somebody else’s business, except maybe show business! With every bend, bounce, flip and spin, Marty makes a great big cartoony adventure out of everything, and includes everyone in his Marty-Party!

Becca's Bunch
52epsx11 min
Revolves around Becca, a unique little Bird! She has an innate curiosity and a wonderful way of looking at things. From her quirky dress sense to her hobbies to her can-do attitude which allow her big ideas to take flight on the most fantastical adventures with her three best friends - Stewy, Pedro and Sylvia.

Other Programming:

is a brand-new half-hour, animated Girls Action series targeting girls aged 6+. The series tells the epic tale of four girls who transform into legendary warriors and undertake a mythic quest to find a magic tome known as the Codex. They must reach the Codex before Necrafa, the Queen of the Undead, gets to it first and uses it to spread darkness and destruction. The Mysticons come from different walks of life, from princess to street kid, but are brought together by fate to save the world. With their incredible magical weapons and abilities, our masked Mysticons are modern day heroines.

Glitch Techs
is a animated adventure-comedy series that follows two newly recruited kids as they battle video game monsters that come to life in the real world. The brand-new series comes from Eric Robles ( Fanboy & Chum Chum) and Dan Milano (Greg the Bunny, Warren the Ape). The series has been picked-up for 20-episodes.


Nickelodeon Launches All-New On-Air Brand Refresh, Reflecting Playfulness and Imagination of Kids’ Lives
The new look consists of almost 300 deliverables, including bumpers, IDs, promo toolkits and graphic developments that will first roll out across the net’s U.S. linear platform,
followed by online, social media and off-channel. Updated elements for the network’s international channels will then follow.

Harvey Beaks - Ending

Regal Academy
Rainbow is launching a ranch of items later in the year for this top-performing girl-targeted series which bowed out with an epic first season with fans waiting for news on second season of this prestige show.

Henry Danger and Paw Patrol have been renewed for a fourth season.

ALVINNN and the Chipmunks has been commissioned for third and fourth season coming this fall.

The Loud House, School of Rock, Game Shakers, and Shimmer and Shine have all been renewed for a third season.

Pig Goat Banana Cricket viewership has plummeted, possibly with no chance of a third season. In the US, they moved it to Nicktoons for the duration of the second season, not surprised if NickToons in Africa does the same.


Coming to Nickelodeon in April are Pig Goat Banana Cricket as well as Rufus 2 and Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn; with Game Shakers in May.

Blaze and the Monster Machines will air on Nick Jr in May and Shimmer and Shine in June.

NickToons My Life as a Teenage Robot is scheduled to air in June and My Little Pony in July.