Nickelodeon Greenlights 4th Season of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
In time for the 30th anniversary of the franchise this year, Nickelodeon has recently ordered 20 new episodes of the popular CG animated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles series, which will make up the fourth season of the show. New episodes are still airing on Nickelodeon, with season three expected to debut this fall. The fourth season has been slated for a fall 2015 release.
“The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles has been a global hit, maintaining impressive numbers across the network’s ratings and our digital and consumer products platforms,” said Hicks. “While new episodes will continue to debut on Nickelodeon, we look forward to propelling the momentum with a fourth season for our loyal fans.”
Starting on the 3rd season, Seth Green (Robot Chicken) will be joining the voice cast as Leonardo, alongside Sean Astin Lord of the Rings) as Raphael, Rob Paulsen (Planet Sheen) as Donatello, Greg Cipes (Teen Titans) as Michelangelo, Mae Whitman (Parenthood) as April O’Neil, Hoon Lee (Royal Pains) as Master Splinter and Kevin Michael Richardson (Penguins of Madagascar) as Shredder. Josh Peck (Drake & Josh) is Casey Jones, and Corey Feldman (The Goonies) reoccurs as Slash. The series is executive produced by Ciro Nieli.