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Nick to update Rocko’s Modern Life

Nickelodeon is reviving another classic animated property to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Nickelodeon Animation. The Viacom-owned US network has ordered a one-hour special of the acerbic Rocko’s Modern Life, with creator Joe Murray on board. The original series aired from 1993 to 1996, and followed an Australian wallaby and his companions as they had […]

Nick looks to ‘90s shows for telemovie vision

US kids channel Nickelodeon has greenlit an action-adventure telemovie inspired by 1990s game show Legends of the Hidden Temple. Looking the last decade of the 20th century as been a driver for Viacom-owned Nick in recent months. Today it also confirmed a two-hour animated telemovie of toon series Hey Arnold!, which was previously announced as […]

Nick hands Viscardi content role, Hey Arnold! movie

Nickelodeon has handed veteran producer Chris Viscardi a senior content role, with a first task overseeing a new telemovie based on the classic Hey Arnold! toon series. Viscardi (pictured) has been named senior VP, content development, Nickelodeon franchise properties, reporting to Nick’s, president, content development and production, Russell Hicks. Based at Nick’s Burbank, California base, […]

Cake takes PBS Kids series

UK kids TV distributor Cake has taken rights to new PBS Kids series Ready Jet Go!. The deal with producer Wind Dancer Films hands Cake international distribution rights to the show, which debuts on PBSon February 15, 2016. Ready Jet Go! follows a pair of neighbourhood kids, one who has an insatiable appetite for science […]

News brief: Hulu adding Nickelodeon titles

Hulu is adding several kids titles from Viacom-owned kids channel Nickelodeon to its service. The US catch-up and on-demand service has a programming deal with Nick as well as other Viacaom channels including MTV and Comedy Central. The new Nick shows on Hulu for the first time include Hey Arnold, The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron, […]