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Nickelodeon asks: Are you ready? TMNT, TUFF Puppy, Fairly OddParents, SpongeBob, Kung-Fu Panda

Are you ready? New toons, new logos, new direction… so, srsly, ARE YOU READY? This is the question our pals at Nickelodeon pose to us, the fans of animation. And this time, they’re doing it in song! With a rousing chorus of Fly High by the DNC, Nick is promoting their upcoming season, offering super […]

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Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness chops Nickelodeon

In an effort to crank up both their animated attack, as well as their Saturday Morning block, Nickelodeon has big plans for Kung-Fu Panda. The DreamWorks CG blockbuster made huge waves at the box office, with more of the same planned for the sequel (The Kaboom of Doom), and Nick is hoping to cash in […]

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Black Eyed Peas, Jaden Smith, Jason Segel, and Victoria Justice join Nickelodeon’s 2011 Kids’ Choice Awards

In less than two weeks, Jack Black will take the stage as the host of Nickelodeon’s 2011 Kids’ Choice Awards. The annual slime-fest is going all out this year (just like every year) bringing in a number of special guests including: Jason Segel, Russell Brand, Josh Duhamel, Damon Wayans, Jaden Smith, Sofia Vergara, Jane Lynch, […]

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2011 Kids Choice Awards hit Nickelodeon April 2nd

With less than two months to go before things reach slime-time, Nickelodeon is getting everything ready for the 2011 Kids’ Choice Awards. The curtain rises (and slime falls) on Saturday, April 2nd, at 8pm. Kung Fu Panda’s Jack Black returns to host his third Kids’ Choice show, having previously hosted in 2006 and 2008. The […]

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DreamWorks adds Frances McDormand to Madagascar 3

In 2005, DreamWorks Animation brought Madagascar to the world. The sequel, Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, hit a few years later in 2008. Sure, there’s been an awesome animated series, The Penguins of Madagascar, but if my math is correct, and it almost never is, we’re due for the third piece in the theatrical trilogy. Jeffrey […]

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Nickelodeon heads to the Ukraine

After years of waiting, cartoon fans in the Ukraine are going to receive a very special holiday-timed gift this year! Nickelodeon will be launching its very first branded block with local broadcaster StarLightMedia Group, bringing tons of Nick fun to the Ukrainian audience. We’re talking about going from zero Nick toons to over 800 episodes […]

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Cartoon Network and DreamWorks sign How To Train Your Dragon series

Let’s make it official! How to Train Your Dragon, the 3D theatrical blockbuster (and recent home blockbuster) is now having a regular television series based on the film. DreamWorks Animation is working with Cartoon Network on creation the series, similar in scope to when they worked with Nickelodeon on the Penguins of Madagascar toon. The […]

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Nickelodeon Studios taps Oktobor Animation for The Penguins of Madagascar

As the world of CG animation grows by leaps and bounds, there has become a larger need for quality CG studios, giving movies and animated TV toons the polish that they need. Omnilab Media and Oktobor are no slouches in this field, joining together to form Oktobor Animation. Working along with Backyard Animation Pictures, this […]

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Winners of the 37th Annual Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts Emmy Awards

A few days back, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (a.k.a. NATAS) dished out trophies and recognition to the winners of the 37th Annual Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts Emmy Awards. The event recognizes outstanding achievement in all creative fields of daytime TV production during the 2009 calendar year, making specific note of cartoons, […]

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Nick and DreamWorks join for The Penguins of Madagascar: The Lost Treasure of the Golden Squirrel

The Penguins of Madagascar has been one of Nickelodeon’s more successful series, and neither Nick nor DreamWorks Animation is ready to forget that fact! Recently, the pair joined forces to debut a brand new special for the toon, titled The Lost Treasure of the Golden Squirrel. The episode pitted the Penguins versus the Lemurs versus […]

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Kung Fu Panda: The Series starts production

Nickelodeon has had tremendous success with the hit series The Penguins of Madagascar, based on the DreamWorks Animation film franchise Madagascar. Now, they’re taking that same logic and applying it to another DreamWorks movie, Kung Fu Panda, giving us the creatively named Kung Fu Panda: The Series. We’d heard about this awhile ago, but can […]

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Fanboy and Chum Chum to debut on Nickelodeon UK

Folks in the US have been enjoying the new CG animated series Fanboy and Chum Chum for a few months now, which has made those in the UK a bit jealous. Hoping to even the score, Nickelodeon now promises they’ll be bringing the hit series over seas for all to enjoy! This gift comes along […]