background img

The New Stuff


Third SpongeBob Squarepants Movie Confirmed

A week ago, Viacom held its quarterly earnings call, which should be relatively uninteresting to those of us who are not interested in the corporate and revenue side of things, but one notable information was revealed when Viacom CEO Bob Bakish and Nickelodeon Group PResident Cyma Zarghami discussed feature film and merch expansion plans.

It was noted by Zarghami that the third SpongeBob SquarePants movie has been greenlighted. It is not entirely a new piece of information per se, as the third film was originally announced in 2015 as already in pre-production, but a later announcement pushed back the release to 2019 and nothing much was heard from it, until now.

However, the success of the SpongeBob Squarepants franchise doesn’t really make it surprising that a third film will be made – SpongeBob Squarepants is Nickelodeon’s highest-rating TV series of all time and is currently one of its most widely distributed. Even the films had similar successes, as the SpongeBob SquarePants Movie in 2004 netted $140 million at the global box office while the sequel, The Spongebob Movie: Sponge Out of Water, managed an even bigger worldwide take of $325 million when it released in 2015.

Neil Raymundo

A cowardly and treacherous Toonbarn blogger who can transform into a McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle. Secretly wants to replace Toonbarn Rob as leader of the Decepticons. Also wrote some stuff for The World Comic Book Review.

Recently Published


Scooby-Doo Returns to Zombie Island in September via Warner Home Entertainment

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment will release the all-new, ...


Apple TV+ Launches Trailer for Snoopy in Space

Hot on the heels of the documentary style program Peanuts in Space: ...


Nickelodeon Orders 13th Season of SpongeBob Squarepants

Nickelodeon recently announced their order for 13 new episodes of ...

article image

3Below: Tales of Arcadia Launches 2nd Season on Netflix

Guillermo del Toro’s Emmy Award winning series 3Below: Tales of ...


LEGO Jurassic World: Legend of Isla Nublar roars onto Family Channel

Canada’s Family Channel has begun airing LEGO Jurassic World: ...


WildBrain Revs and Rolls onto YouTube

DHX Media’s WildBrain division has launched its new preschool ...


WildBrain to Manage Best Furry Friends on Youtube

Headdstart International Pty Ltd. Recently appointed digital kids’ ...


Teletoon unleashes D.N. Ace

Corus Entertainment’s Teletoon cable channel has launched D.N. ...


Australia’s 9Go! adds new Bakugan, Mega Man

Australian digital multi-channel broadcaster 9Go! will add Bakugan: ...

Skip to toolbar