Nickelodeon Is Bringin’ Back The 90’s
Nickelodeon has unveiled it’s new network line-up and revealed that they’re bringing back the ’90s! Fans everywhere of the oldies but goodies [such as myself] are ecstatic!
Popular sitcoms All That, Clarissa Explains it All, The Adventures of Pete & Pete, Rugrats, Rocket Power, Salute Your Shorts, The Amanda Show and Kenan & Kel will be added to a block of programming on TeenNick called “The ’90s Are All That!” Nickelodeon announced on Thursday!
“There is an entire generation of young people who literally grew up on these great 1990s series,” TeenNick General Manager Keith Dawkins said. “TeenNick is the perfect place to reconnect these shows to their original fans and introduce them to younger viewers for the very first time.”
In 2012, Nickelodeon will also introduce a new, CG-animated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles! Jason Biggs will lead as the voice of Leonardo. The revamped Turtles will follow the foursome as they emerge from their hidden lair for the very first time.
Emmy-winning sitcom Friends will join Nick at Night in September, with Yes, Dear starring Mike O’Malley debuting in 2012.
And as for the hit shows like iCarly and Victorious, the two casts will crossover for the first time in an original TV movie called iParty with Victorious. The plot will focus on Carly (Miranda Cosgrove) and Tori (Victoria Justice) as they plot sweet revenge against a cheating boyfriend while the rest of the gang compete in a lyrical battle.
100 new episodes from live-action series iCarly, Victorious, Big Time Rush, True Jackson, VP, House of Anubis and Nick News with Linda Ellerbee are also planned.
What else is new? A half-hour comedy Supah Ninjas, featuring Star Trek alum George Takei, and Bucket & Skinner’s Epic Adventures starring Ashley Argota.
Other programming announcements include SpongeBob SquarePants, The Penguins of Madagascar, Fanboy and Chum Chum, and T.U.F.F. Puppy return. New series coming up: The Last Airbender: Legend of Korra, Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness, Robot & Monster and the Italian import Winx Club. And for pre-schoolers, the network has ordered 20 episodes each of Bubble Guppies and Team Umizoomi, 13 episodes each of The Fresh Beat Band and Dora the Explorer, and new seasons of Yo Gabba Gabba!, Max & Ruby and Olivia.
Talk about Nick News! Which 90’s Nick show are you excited to see return? Clarissa Explains It All? Kenan And Kel? Sound off on this awesome news!