CG animated films, especially when done right, are perfect for IMAX screens. If you’re a fan of bright, vivid colors and wacky characters on HD screens as large as 72 feet, then Twentieth Century Fox’s recent announcement will be right up your alley.
DreamWorks Animation has just released the first official trailer for the feature-length theatrical version of their popular spin-off TV series, The Penguins of Madagascar. The feature is slated for a November 26 release, swapping release dates with Home. The Penguins of Madagascar movie will be released in stereoscopic 3D and is directed by Simon Smith […]
If you turned on your TV this morning and saw that Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, BET, MTV, Nicktoons was gone, then you are not alone. Late Tuesday night Viacom pulled off Nickelodeon and 14 other channels from the 20 Million or so DirecTV subscribers. DirecTV subscribers lost 14+ channels owned by Viacom in a dispute to pay the […]
It couldn’t have come at a better time, but in what seems to be a great complement to Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted’s current box office success, the Nickelodeon spin off Penguins of Madagascar also received acclaim when it took home the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Children’s Animated Program last Saturday, June 23.
This Sunday, May 13, Nickelodeon will celebrate Mothers’ Day with a motherly-themed episode of the hit Emmy-award nominated Penguins of Madagascar CG animated series. Entitled “Smotherly Love”, the episode finds Ma, an empty-nested mother possum, taking up permanent residence in the Penguins’ Lair, due to the fact that it was the Penguins who destroyed her […]
Emmy Award-winning actress Melissa McCarthy (of Mike and Molly, Bridesmaids) guest stars on Nickelodeon’s hit CG animated series, The Penguins of Madagascar, this Sunday, May 6 at 10 AM ET/PT. McCarthy will lend her voice to a love struck ostrich named Shelly, who will play a very important part in Rico’s life. In the episode, […]
Nickelodeon held it’s upfronts presentation in New York City this week and Animation World Network reports the network is rolling out an incredible 650 new episodes over the next year! This means 325 hours of brand new, never before seen television, consisting of new series and returning hits. Some highlights inlcude: – 300 half hours […]
Tonight, Friday September 9th, the hour-long special Penguins event we’ve all been waiting for is finally here, Penguins of Madagascar: Blowhole Strikes Back. After months of frustration, Blowhole is back — and he wants some Penguin payback! His evil knows no boundaries, and his villainous scummery knows no ends… if only his singing voice wasn’t […]
It’s been over a year since the Penguins last did battle with the evil Dr. Blowhole, and now he’s looking for some Penguin Payback. On Friday, September 9th, Neil Patrick Harris returns as Dr. Blowhole to get just that in Nickelodeon’s one-hour special, Penguins Movie Event called The Penguins of Madagascar Blowhole Strikes Back. More […]
Next Friday, the malevolent Dr. Blowhole returns to battle the Penguins, as Nickelodeon kicks off a new hour-long animated special The Penguins of Madagascar: Blowhole Strikes Back. Featuring the voice of Neil Patrick Harris, the Penguins versus Dr. Blowhole special will kick off at 8pm on Friday, September 9th, only on Nickelodeon. NPH will perform […]
Nickelodeon is gearing up for a brand new season to launch this September on a global front. Over on Nickelodeon UK, as well as the United Kingdom’s version of Nicktoons and Nick Jr., there’s all sorts of animated goodness just waiting to mesh with fans. Included in the mix are: T.U.F.F. Puppy on Nick, and […]
You loved them in Madagascar. You were impressed, again, in the sequel, Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa. You raved when Nickelodeon brought them to The Penguins of Madagascar, and have been on pins and needles waiting for their appearance in the upcoming Madagascar 3. But now, there’s a whole new reason to get excited for the […]