Nick to Launch Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir Later This Year
This coming December 6, at 12:00 PM ET, Nickelodeon will be premiering the 3D, CG animated sitcom Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir. The series is an action adventure with costumed superhero elements, based on an original concept by Zag. The colorful 26 episode series is said to have a colorful manga style and a budget of $11.2 million USD.
The official synopsis:
The 26-episode series follows two junior high students, Marinette and Adrien, chosen to save Paris from the evil doings of a mysterious super-villain. The storylines and adventures are rich with friends, family, fun, secret identity, transformation, villains, fashion, creativity and more, all within the spectacular backdrop of Paris.
As secret identity superheroes Ladybug and Cat Noir, Marinette and Adrien must balance the crazy antics of normal teen life while stopping weekly baddies deployed by Hawk Moth to steal their powers and take over the world. With the help of their magical pets, and miraculous jewels, the duo transform into their alter egos, Ladybug and Cat Noir, and are granted powers of speed, strength, agility and a clear mind.