Sunday, December 16, 2018

Louis and Georges | Full Short by Raphaël Chabassol and Renaud Martin | Nickelodeon Animated Shorts

Hyperactive young Louis and his buddy Georges, a nervous crocodile, are almost certainly going to be late for the first day of school – unless they take a risky shortcut through the swamp… Check out Louis and Georges, another one of Nickelodeon's awesome Animated Shorts, created by Raphaël Chabassol (The Amazing World of Gumball, Babar and the Adventures of Badou, Counterfeit Cat) & Renaud Martin!



Hailing from France, Louis and Georges was selected as a finalist in the 2013 edition of Nickelodeon's world renowned Global Animated Shorts Program, and features the voices of: Michaela Dietz (Mighty Magiswords, Lego Dimensions, Grand Theft Auto V, Barney & Friends, Steven Universe, 101 Dalmatian Street), Cedric Yarbrough (Blaze and the Monster Machines, Big Time Rush, The Goldbergs, The Penguins of Madagascar) & Janice Kawaye (My Life as a Teenage Robot, Invader ZIM, All Grown Up!, Rugrats in Paris (soundtrack), SpongeBob and Friends: Attack of the Toybots).

CREDITS
Casting director :
Gene Vassilaros
Actors :
Michaela Dietz, Cedric Yarbrough & Janice Kawaye
Animation :
Vic Chhun, Lionel Marchand, Pozla & William Laborie
Animation paint :
Camille Baritaud
Compositing :
Damien Gaillardon
Music :
David Newby
Sound FX :
Adele Cutting
Sound Mix :
Soho Sound Kitchen, London

Watch lots more animated shorts from the Nickelodeon Global Animated Shorts Program on the official Nickelodeon Animated Shorts Facebook page and on the Nick Animation YouTube channel!

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More Nick: Nickelodeon Developing New AR/VR Animated Series 'Meet the Voxels'!

Additional source: IMDb.
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Famous Nick Stars Real Name & Ages: HOLIDAY EDITION! 🎄| #NickStarsIRL | Nickelodeon

Get to know your favorite Nickelodeon Stars more with these holly jolly holiday episodes! How well do you know their real names and age⁉️ Watch more of your favorite shows on Nick!



What is your favorite part of the holidays?! 🎁🎅🎄

More Nick: Nickelodeon USA's December 2018 Premiere Highlights | Nickmas | Holidays!
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Bad Lip-Reading Holiday Edition 🎄Ft. School Of Rock | Nickelodeon

Ring in the holidays with this hilarious Bad Lip Reading and your favorite School of Rock Nick stars! Catch more of your favorite shows on Nickelodeon!



What is the PERFECT holiday present? 🎁
A) The latest gadget
B) Super crafty art supplies
C) Fashionable clothes
D) The MUST-HAVE toy
E) Other - list below in the comments!

More Nick: Nickelodeon USA's December 2018 Premiere Highlights | Nickmas | Holidays!
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All Star Christmas | School of Rock & JoJo Siwa | Nickelodeon UK

Check out this festive bundle of All Star Christmas videos featuring Breanna and Ricardo from School of Rock, along with JoJo Siwa!



Visit nick.co.uk/christmas for stockings full of festive videos, games, photos and more!

More Nick: Nickelodeon Big Base Camp to Launch Summer 2019 at Secret London Location Making Kids Stars of the Show!
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PAW Patrol | Pup Tales - Music Video #4 | Rescue Episode

Saddle up, ride along, and sing along with the cow poke puppies for some rootin’-tootin’ fun on the ranch! Yee haw!



No job is too big, no pup is too small! The PAW Patrol pups are ready to save the day.. and you can help them!

Watch PAW Patrol on Nickelodeon and Nick Jr.!

Keep up with the latest PAW news!: PawPatrol.com | Instagram | Facebook

More Nick: Nickelodeon Universe at Mall of America Opens New 'PAW Patrol Adventure Bay' Attraction!
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The Loud House | "Video Game" | YTV

Life in The Loud House can feel like a video game. Lincoln Loud has one mission... to get the TV remote control! But can he bypass his 10 sisters to get it!? Click the video below to see if Lincoln makes it to the final level!



Tune-in to YTV on Wednesday, December 26th, 2018 for a 10 hour The Loud House marathon starting at 9am E/P! That's one hour for every Loud sister.... things are about to get LOUD.

Visit ytv.com, nick.com and nick.tv, as well as the YTV GO, Nick App and Nick Play apps for more The Loud House.

More YTV: MERRY EVERYTHING IS HERE! | ALL DECEMBER LONG | ON YTV CANADA!
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I Am Frankie: The Yearbook Game | YTV

I Am Frankie fans rejoice! YTV hung out with star Alex Hook to play a game they like to call The Yearbook Game!.. where Alex picks characters from the show that are "most likely to..." after graduation! Find out who is most likely to become a WARPA agent or a Beyonce backup dancer by clicking the video below!



Catch I Am Frankie on YTV Canada and on Nickelodeon channels globally!

Visit ytv.com, nick.com and nick.tv, as well as the YTV GO, Nick App and Nick Play apps for more I Am Frankie.

More YTV: MERRY EVERYTHING IS HERE! | ALL DECEMBER LONG | ON YTV CANADA!
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Behind the Scenes: Writing for a Nickelodeon Cartoon (Fairly OddParents); Nickelodeon SECRETS! | Speech Bubble w/Butch Hartman

Behind the Scenes of writing for a Nickelodeon cartoon (Fairly OddParents)!



Ray DeLaurentis and Butch Hartman give you a behind the scenes look of the process in the Fairly OddParents writers room.

Behind the Scenes Nickelodeon SECRETS



Ray DeLaurentis and Butch Hartman recount stories from inside Nickelodeon Animation Studios.

Butch Hartman (creator of Fairly OddParents and Danny Phantom on Nickelodeon) hosts ‘Speech Bubble’ with the Robin to his Batman, Jace Diehl! Topics range from cartoons to movies to what Butch had for lunch yesterday. No matter what he talks about, it’s always guaranteed to be awesome!

Check out Butch's new merch store: https://www.hartfans.com

Butch Hartman (creator of Fairly OddParents, Danny Phantom, T.U.F.F. Puppy and Bunsen Is a Beast on Nickelodeon) hosts Speech Bubble with the Robin to his Batman, Jace Diehl! Topics range from cartoons to movies to what Butch had for lunch yesterday. No matter what he talks about, it’s always guaranteed to be awesome!

Apple Podcasts: http://apple.co/2g3EGvH
Google Play: http://bit.ly/2xqNIKB
SoundCloud: http://bit.ly/2xrL5IH

Butch Hartman Sketchbook #1: https://www.amazon.com/Butch-Hartman-Sketchbook-Stuff-drawn/dp/1975613392

Check out Butch's brand-new comic The 3 O'Clock Club from Lion Forge Comics, and be sure to like, subscribe, and follow everything of Butch's below:

Butch Hartman - Facebook | Instagram | Butch's Sketchpad On Instagram | Twitter | Snapchat: @realhartman | YouTube | Speech Bubble | Tumblr | Pinterest

The Noog Network - www.noognetwork.com | Facebook | Instagram | Twitter | Snapchat: @noognetwork | Tumblr | Pinterest

More Nick: Netflix to Debut 'Pinky Malinky' on Tuesday, January 1, 2019!
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Regal Academy | Season 2 Episode 23 - Christmas in the Fairy Tale Land [FULL EPISODE]

It’s Christmas but at the Regal Academy nobody celebrates it. Rose is very sad and, to make her happy, her friends bring her to meet the real Santa Claus! As usual, the Snow Queen tries to ruin their plans and she steals the Santa Claus magical stick…



Watch Regal Academy on Nickelodeon and Nick Jr.!

Connect with Regal Academy online:
Official Site: www.regalacademy.com
YouTube: www.youtube.com/RegalAcademyEN
Facebook: www.facebook.com/RegalAcademyTV
Instagram: www.instagram.com/regalacademy

More Nick: Nickelodeon Acquires International Broadcast Rights For Rainbow's '44 Cats'!
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Crafty Christmas | Suzy Sheep Decoration | Nick Jr. UK

See how you can make your very own Suzy Sheep Peppa Pig Christmas tree decoration!



Watch all your favourite Nick Jr. friends everyday on Nick Jr.! For more magical Nick Jr. activities and games visit NickJr.co.uk and download the Nick Jr. Play app!

More Nick: Nick Jr. UK to Countdown to Christmas with 'Nick Jr. Unwrapped'!
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Nickelodeon's December + Holidays + Hanukkah 2018 Continuity: Global Edition

Check out a super selection of Nickelodeon's December and Holiday presentation (including idents, bumpers, trailers and BUGs/DOGs) from Nickelodeon channels around the world! (latest videos towards the bottom):

Kally's Mashup | Clipe La Vida Con Amigas | Nickelodeon Brasil

Confira a nova música "La Vida Con Amigas" de Kally's Mashup da segunda temporada.



Mais: http://mundonick.uol.com.br/kallys-mashup

Mais Nick: Karisma Hotels & Resorts to Open Nickelodeon Hotel in Brazil!
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Massive Monster Mayhem Toys Have Invaded Target, Toys"R"Us and The Entertainer!

People of Earth! The Massive Monster Mayhem Toys are available now at Target!

JoJo Siwa | Buon Natale in tutte le lingue | Nickelodeon Italia

JoJo Siwa ci insegna a dire buon Natale in tutte le lingue!



Di Più Nickelodeon: December 2018 on Nickelodeon Italy: Magical Things | Becca's Bunch | Knight Squad | Shimmer and Shine | Christmas + More!
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Эволюция Черепашек-ниндзя | ST, Gary, Мари Сенн и другие актёры дубляжа о себе | Nickelodeon Россия

Актёры дубляжа Эволюции Черепашек-ниндзя рассказывают интересные факты о себе.



ST - Раф
Антон Комолов - Донни
Евгений Чебатков - Лео
Gary - Майки
Мари Сенн - Эйприл
Пётр Иващенко - барон Драксум

Больше Nick: The Island of Dreams Moscow to Open 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles'-Themed Area in September 2019!
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Nickelodeon Brazil Premieres 'Kally's Mashup' Season 2

Nickelodeon Brazil (Brasil) will start to premiere and show Kally's Mashup season two on Monday 22nd October 2018 at 19:00!

Kally´s Mashup | Clase de Química | Nickelodeon Latinoamérica

Kally tiene una gran sorpresa para ayudar a Dante a estudiar: ¡una clase magistral de química con el Tío Charly!



Más Nick: Karisma Previews New Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Riviera Maya Vacation Destination!
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Dora and Friends | 'Mermaid Treasure Hunt' | Full Episode | Season 1, Episode 12 | Nick Jr. Russia

Даша и друзья: приключения в городе | 1 сезон 12 серия | Nick Jr. Россия



Охота за сокровищами русалки

Даша и её друзья ненадолго превращаются в русалок, чтобы помешать вредной Злой Русалке отбирать у всех золотые предметы.

Больше Nick: December 2018 on Nickelodeon Russia | Bureau | Wayne S2 | Game Shakers S3 | Screechers Wild | SpongeBob | Christmas + More!

Additional source: Google Translate.
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Nicktoons Africa to Premiere 'Atchoo!' on Monday 28th January 2019

Nicktoons Africa, Nickelodeon Africa's top-performing animation channel, will premiere the brand-new animated series Atchoo! on Monday 28th January 2019 at 15:10 CAT / 14:10 WAT / 16:10 EAT! Following launch, Nicktoons Africa will continue to air all-new episodes of Atchoo! season one (52×11’) weekdays at 15:10 CAT / 14:10 WAT / 16:10 EAT until Wednesday 13th February 2019. Each 30-minute episode will features two 11-minute segments, with Nicktoons slated to air the first half of season one (episodes of #101-#126) in January and February 2019.


Atchoo! invites boys and girls age six to nine to follow the adventures of Teodor Green (aka Teo), a nice 9 year old boy who has a very particular way to express his emotions: Beastly Sneezes! Since he was born, when feeling a strong emotion, he sneezes and turns into an animal! He can't control the sneezes and can't predict what kind of animal he'll turn into, but with the help of his friends he’ll always get out of it.

Atchoo is not just a comedy-based series, the stories transmit an important message: difficulties, fears and diversity are not necessarily all bad, but can engender endurance and originality.

Atchoo! is produced by Italian outfits Studio Campedelli, Cartobaleno, Rai Ragazzi and Indian animation firm Cosmos-Maya (Motu Patlu). Brands & Rights 360 (B&R360) serves as the shows distributor.

Nickelodeon International acquired the rights to air Atchoo! in September 2018, and will start to roll the series out in 108 territories across Southern and Western Europe, Middle East and Africa, including Benelux, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France, Russia and sub-Saharan Africa, in 2019.

Episodes in Atchoo! season one include: "Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf" (#138) and "Spoiler Alart" (#139).

More Nick: Nicktoons Africa to Premiere '44 Cats' on Monday 25th February 2019!

Original source: Entertainment Inside Us.
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Nicktoons Africa to Premiere '44 Cats' on Monday 25th February 2019

Nicktoons Africa, Nickelodeon Africa's top-performing animation channel, will premiere the brand-new CG-animated preschool series 44 Cats on Monday 25th February 2019 at 14:50 CAT / 13:50 WAT / 15:50 EAT! Created and directed by Iginio Straffi, the founder of Italian content powerhouse Rainbow, the makers of Winx Club and Regal Academy, and produced by Rainbow in collaboration with Antoniano Bologna and Rai Ragazzi, each 30-minute episode will features two 11-minute segments. Following launch, Nicktoons Africa will continue to air all-new episodes of 44 Cats season one weekdays at 14:50 CAT / 13:50 WAT / 15:50 EAT until Wednesday 13th March 2019, airing the first half of season one (episodes of #101-#126).



44 Cats

Set in the world of animals, 44 Cats (52 eps x c. 13') follows the daily adventures of Lampo, Milady, Pilou, and Polpetta – four adorable kittens who are part of a music band named The Buffycats.

The protagonists live and play in the Clubhouse, a garage beside old Granny Pina’s house. Their adventures explore the themes of friendship and altruism: the four cats love helping others and always find creative solutions to everyday hitches and help other cats in need. The series promotes positive attitudes and conveys educational messages dealing with important themes such as tolerance, diversity and solidarity in a funny way.

This eagerly anticipated show made its world debut on Rai Yoyo in Italy on Monday 12th November 2018. Nickelodeon International acquired the broadcast rights to the series in May 2018, and will roll the animated series out on Nickelodeon channels and branded blocks around the world, excluding in the U.S. and Latin America, from 2019.

44 Cats is inspired by the very popular Italian kids song "44 Gatti", which, in 1968, won the 10th edition of the Zecchino d'Oro and has since entered the collective imagination of Italians.



44 Cats is the first Rainbow Group production jointly developed with Bardel Entertainment, the Canadian animation studio it acquired in 2015, and jointly produced in collaboration with Antoniano Bologna and Rai Ragazzi, and combines great music and edutainment with high quality animation. The series also marks Rainbow’s (Winx Club, Regal Academy, Mia and me, Maggie & Bianca Fashion Friends) inaugural foray into preschool programming.

Rainbow inked a licensing deal for 44 Cats with Thai Group’s Hong Kong-based company, Toy Plus in August 2018. Under the terms of the agreement, Toy Plus will develop a variety of products including interactive plush, figurines, play sets, musical toys and more based on the music, creative play patterns and collectability featured in the series. The line of merchandise debuted in Hong Kong in October, and is slated to become available for purchase around the world in fall 2019.

Viewers can visit the official 44 Cats show website, 44cats.tv to find out more about the show and its musical stars, as well as watch exclusive video clips, play pawesome games and download purr-tastic activities. The site also offers parenting resources and educational materials inspired by the show. Viewers can also follow the official 44 Cats Facebook and Instagram pages and 44 Cats YouTube channel for pawesome updates.

More Nick: Nickelodeon Africa to Premiere New eSports Series 'Noobees' on Monday 18th February 2019!

Original source: Entertainment Inside Us; Additional source: Wikipedia.
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Saturday, December 15, 2018

Nickelodeon USA's December 2018 Premiere Highlights | Nickmas | Holidays [Latest Update: 12/15]

Below are Nickelodeon USA's currently announced December 2018 premiere highlights for Nick, Nicktoons, Nick Jr., Nick at Nite, NickSports and TeenNick:


Latest Update - 12/15: A few updates. (Check back regularly for the latest updates!)

Bryan, TX Girl Wins Nickelodeon Toy Run: Family Style Toy Shopping Spree

The aisles at the Briarcrest Walmart in Bryan, Texas were Faith Moore's playground on Thursday, December 13 as she found up to $3,000 worth of toys as one of Nickelodeon's lucky Nickelodeon Toy Run: Family Style grand prize winners.


The College Station 6-year-old joined children from Wisconsin and Pennsylvania as one of three grand prize winners selected out of 150,000 entries to compete in a Nickelodeon Toy Run: Family Style shopping spree in their community. With three minutes on the clock, Faith -- with some assistance from her mom, Carol -- ran through the store's toy aisles, dropping one item after another into her carts.

"The experience is everything. I'm still in awe, still in shock. I'm still taking all this in," Carol Moore told The Eagle.

Friends and family members gathered at the store to watch Faith's run and cheer her on. People cheered Faith online as well via Nickelodeon's Facebook Live video of the event, below:


Nickelodeon's original Toy Run aired during the 1990s, and the experience is back as Nickelodeon Toy Run: Family Style.

"It's a new generation of kids. They used to do Toy Runs back in the '90s, and now it's like parents who are watching their kids do the Toy Run," Toy Run host JoJo Siwa said.

One of the highlights for Faith and the run's spectators was the appearance by Siwa. According to Wal-Mart officials, Thursday's event in Bryan was the only one she was able to attend in person.

“They called us and they were like, 'Hey, you know Jojo’s coming,' and she was like, 'What,'" said Moore.


Faith Moore, 6, is covered in confetti after going on a toy shopping spree Thursday at the Wal-Mart SuperCenter on Briarcrest Drive in Bryan. Photo credit: Dave McDermand

"I think it's so awesome. I think the Wal-Mart and Nickelodeon Toy Run Family Style is so cool; it's so cool what they do," Siwa said about the event. "They give these kids literally $3,000 to get whatever toys they want at Wal-Mart. I just think it's so cool. It's so awesome. It's just amazing."

The 15-year-old star served as host, narrator and moderator of the event.

"Faith was adorable; she did a great job," Siwa said. "She got lots and lots and lots and lots of good toys."

Unwilling to pick just one, Faith said all of the toys are her favorite. She selected Baby Alive as the first thing she wanted to open, though, and before leaving the store had already tested out the Disney Princess Carriage.

After a few test runs at the store, Carol Moore said, her daughter's top toys going into the run were the LOL Surprise House and JoJo Siwa merchandise.

Faith was out of breath by the time she reached the end of the three minutes, but she said, "I got everything that I wanted." Her mom noted some of the toys will be shared.

Though the day-of run did not go quite according to the test runs, Carol Moore said, she is happy with how the experience unfolded.

"It was hectic, but we pulled it off," she said, calling it a blessing, adding that it couldn’t have happened at a better time.

“Blessing, a blessing. I’m just so happy, so excited. This has really helped us out for Christmas, especially her,” Moore told KBTX-TV.

After entering her daughter in the contest earlier in the year, Carol Moore was notified last month that Faith was selected as one of the grand prize winners and was given 24 hours to claim the prize. Then, she and Nickelodeon settled on Thursday as the big day.

“I got any email when it was over stating that I was one of the grand prize winners, and I was like, what? And I emailed them back just to make sure it was real and they were like you won!” said Moore.

"So happy, so excited," she said of the experience. "This is really helping us out for Christmas, especially for her."

In addition to the Toy Run, Faith's family also got a ride in a limousine to and from the store, received $500 in spending cash and will have all of the toys shipped to their home.

Ten first-place winners also received $500 gift cards.

Faith's selection as one of the three Toy Run grand prize winners brings national attention to Bryan-College Station, Briarcrest Walmart store manager Larry Beavers said.

The most fun, he said, was seeing Faith's reaction to the toys and her family's reaction.

"It was great, fantastic. That's what it's all about," he said.

Even though Faith had a pick of the store Thursday, Beavers assured shoppers there are still plenty of toys on the shelves.

Congrats Faith! :)

Benicio del Toro to Voice 'Swiper' in Paramount’s Live-Action 'Dora the Explorer' Movie

Get ready for some swiping action!

Dora the Explorer has found her villain.


Benicio del Toro has closed a deal to voice Swiper, the thieving fox, in Paramount Players’ live-action feature based on the character from Nickelodeon's beloved preschool series Dora the Explorer!

The signing is a late-in-the-game development, as the movie wrapped production in Australia two weeks ago, but not an atypical one, as voice casts for CG characters also tend to be locked in when post-production begins.

Dora the Explorer will tell the story of Dora, a girl who has spent most of her life exploring the jungle with her parents, but now must navigate her most dangerous adventure yet: high school. Always the explorer, Dora quickly finds herself leading Boots (her best friend, a monkey), Diego, and a rag tag group of teens on a live-action adventure to save her parents and solve the impossible mystery behind a lost Inca civilization.

In the popular Dora TV series, Swiper appeared in nearly every episode to steal Dora's hard-won artifacts. The pint-sized adventurer then uttered one of the show's signature catchphrases, uttered three times, "Swiper, no swiping." Whenever Swiper is been caught in the act, he utters his iconic catchphrase, "Oh, man!". Swiper is voiced by Marc Weiner (Weinerville, Figure It Out) in the series.


Benicio del Toro joins Isabela Moner (100 Things to Do Before High School, Legends of the Hidden Temple, Transformers: The Last Knight, Sicario: Day of the Soldado, Instant Family), who portrays the teen adventurer; Eva Longoria (Desperate Housewives, Overboard) and Michael Peña, who play the parents of the titular character; Eugenio Derbez (Overboard, Instructions Not Included; How to Be A Latin Lover), who plays Alejandro, a mysterious jungle inhabitant who tries to protect the teenagers from the marauders; Jeffrey Wahlberg (Future World, Ballers, Counterpart, Reefa) in the role of cousin Diego; Nicholas Coombe (Spy Kids: Mission Control, Midnight Sun) as Randy, a fellow high schooler who develops an immediate crush on Dora; Madeleine Madden (Picnic at Hanging Rock, Tidelands) as the school’s snooty class president, Sammy; and Academy Award nominee Adriana Barraza (Babel, Amores Perros, Thor, The 33) as Dora’s grandma, Abuelita Valerie; Temuera Morrison (Green Lantern, Moana), who will play the role of Powell; Q’orianka Kilcher (The Alienist), will play Inca Princess Kawillaka; Pia Miller (Home and Away) as Dora's aunt Mami; and Madelyn Miranda, who portrays Young Dora.

James Bobin is directing the movie from a script written by Nicholas Stoller and Danielle Sanchez-Witzel. The film is being produced by Christopher Robin producer Kristin Burr, who is joined by longtime Bobin associate, executive producer John G. Scotti (The Muppets, Muppets Most Wanted, Alice Through the Looking Glass) as well as executive producers Julia Pistor (The Spiderwick Chronicles, A Series of Unfortunate Events) and Eugenio Derbez. Walden Media is co-financing and co-producing the picture with Paramount Players, which is slated to release Dora the Explorer on Aug. 2, 2019.

Paramount Players has a mandate to leverage Viacom-owned properties for the big screen treatment. The studio is also developing a feature adaptation of the beloved Nick series Are You Afraid of the Dark?.

The production marks the lovable Latina character’s big screen debut (and first live-action adaptation on any platform) after fourteen seasons (2000-2014) and 172 episodes on Nickelodeon.

Del Toro has been on a quite a roll this year, reprising his role as a principled assassin in Sicario: Day of the Soldado as well as The Collector for Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War. He is also starring with Patricia Arquette and Paul Dano in Showtime’s acclaimed limited crime series, Escape at Dannemora, and also starred in Star Wars: The Last Jedi. He is repped by CAA, LBI Entertainment, and Hansen Jacobson.

This news was first reported by The Hollywood Reporter.

More Nick: ‘The SpongeBob Movie: It’s a Wonderful Sponge’ To Be An Origin Story!

Originally published: Friday, December 14, 2018.

Additional sources: Coming Soon, Dora the Explorer Wiki, Daily Mail Online, Deadline.
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Funko Announces 'Avatar: The Last Airbender' Pop! Animation Figures

Nickelodeon's Avatar: The Last Airbender has had a busy year this year, with new comics and a brand-new live-action series announced, and it seems like the critically acclaimed series has zero plans to slow down. Funko has announced that they are expanding their popular Nickelodeon range with brand-new Avatar: The Last Airbender Pop! Animation figures! Set to be released in January 2019, the line will feature vinyl figures inspired by characters from the beloved series! The non-exclusive figures are available to pre-order right now on Entertainment Earth!

Coming Soon: Avatar: The Last Airbender Pop!

Pop! Animation: Avatar: The Last Airbender

Join Airbender Aang and his winged lemur companion
Momo on their mission to end the Hundred Year War
and bring peace to the Fire Nation, Water Tribes, Earth Kingdom
and Air Nomads. Pop! Katara, Sokka, Iroh, Appa and Toph round
out the story and Zuko is also available as a chase with a 1/6 rarity.


Aang on airscooter with a glow in the dark Chase is available
as a Hot Topic exclusive.


Azula is available through the Funko Insider Club at GameStop.
Check with GameStop for details!


Coming in January!

It’s a bit surprising (and perhaps a little disappointing) that Appa, Team Avatar’s flying bison, isn’t a large 10″ figure as Funko typically creates for characters that warrant the larger size. I’m sure there are certain characters fans are clamoring for in Pop! figure form, so I wouldn’t be surprised to see more licensed figures down the line. And if we’re lucky enough, perhaps even characters from the sequel series, The Legend of Korra!

Update (12/15) - Below are the Funko production numbers for the Pop! Animation figurines!

• Avatar: The Last Airbender Zuko Pop! Vinyl Figure #538 (Chase)
• Avatar: The Last Airbender Anng with Momo Pop! Vinyl Figure #534
• Avatar: The Last Airbender Appa Pop! Vinyl Figure #540
• Avatar: The Last Airbender Irok with Tea Pop! Vinyl Figure #539
• Avatar: The Last Airbender Toph Pop! Vinyl Figure #537
• Avatar: The Last Airbender Katara Pop! Vinyl Figure #535
• Avatar: The Last Airbender Sokka Pop! Vinyl Figure #536

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Nick India Announces Winners Of 'Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards 2018'

India’s only award show by the kids, for the kids and of the kids – Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards 2018 powered by Hide & Seek Choco Chips Crème Sandwiches recognized and celebrated the best in the world of entertainment across film, television, mobile gaming, sports and more during a extravagant star-and-slime studded evening which took place on Thursday 13th December 2018 at NSCI Dome, Mumbai!


The night saw the brightest stars of Bollywood and Television, including Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan, Deepika Padukone, Sonakshi Sinha, Kartik Aaryan, Huma Qureshi, SpongeBob SquarePants, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the Green Power Ranger, Ninja Hattori, and Dora the Explorer, amongst many others dazzle on the renowned Orange Carpet, with some treating onlookers to their take of the KCA Shake. The starry evening created some memorable moments with mesmerizing performances by the Bollywood superstars along with the kids’ favorite Nicktoons, including Rudra, Motu & Patlu and Gattu & Battu.

The Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards prides itself as the only awards show in the country that empowers kids and allows this future generation to decide on who should win the coveted “Nickelodeon Blimp” award. This year saw nearly 350,000 votes making this a truly inclusive award and a perfect representation of kids and their choices.

The star-studded evening saw Varun Dhawan walk away with the Favourite Movie Actor (Male) award. Alia Bhatt won the coveted Favorite Movie Actor (Female) award. Tiger Zinda Hai won in the Favourite Film category. Ishaan Khatter won the New Kid on the Block award, and the Swag Se Swagat, which had the nation dance to its tunes was voted as the Favourite Bollywood Movie Song by kids. Motu and Shin Chan won the Favorite Indian toon Character and Favorite Show of the Year awards, respectively.

Keeping in line with the tradition internationally that saw Hollywood icons like Hugh Jackman, Justin Bieber and Nicole Kidman get slimed, Kids Choice Awards India too created some fun moments with slime. Sonakshi Sinha, Varun, Alia, Kartik and others and were slimed green as a mark of honor on winning the prestigious blimp

Speaking on the current edition of Kids Choice Awards, Nina Elavia Jaipuria, Business Head – Hindi Mass Entertainment & Kids TV Network, Viacom18 said, “Nickelodeon is at the forefront of curating unique entertainment experiences for kids. The one of a kind Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards is a truly pioneering initiative that empowers kids to voice their choices. We are certain that the larger than life awards ceremony with dazzling celebrity and Nicktoons performances would leave kids and families spellbound with a lifetime of wonderful memories.”

Commenting about the evening, nation’s heartthrob and the uber cool Varun Dhawan said, “Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards is a special award like none other that celebrates kids. It is always fun performing with and for the kids along with their favorite toons. This year too my act was unique with it being an adventurous aerial act and is sure to be loved by all. Apart from the performance being slimed green was super fun and as always, brought out the child in me.”

Talking about her act at Kid’s Choice Awards, popular actor Alia Bhatt said “Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards is like home now since I have been a part of this super cool event for the last 3 years. Performing for my young fans is always fun and each year of this unique awards has been much more entertaining and exciting than the previous. Being recognized by kids and being slimed as a mark of honor was a lot of fun and an amazing experience”

Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards 2018 powered by Hide & Seek Choco Chips Crème Sandwiches will premiere on Nickelodeon India on Sunday 6th January 2019, followed by encores on Sonic, Nick Jr. and Nick HD+. KCA will also see the entire Viacom18 network come together to telecast the much-awaited awards across network channels- Colors, Rishtey, Colors Marathi, Colors Gujarati, Colors Bangla and Viacom18’s leading Video on Demand platform VOOT.

And the Winners of Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards 2018 India Are …….

Favourite Movie Actor (Male) – Varun Dhawan

Favourite Movie Actor (Female) – Alia Bhatt

Favourite Bollywood Movie – Tiger Zinda Hai

Favourite Bollywood Movie Song – Swag Se Swagat – Tiger Zinda Hai

Favourite Dancing Star – Tiger Shroff

Favourite TV Character (Male) – Dilip Joshi as Jethalal – Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah

Favourite TV Character (Female) – Munmun Dutta as Babita Iyer – Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah

Favourite TV Show – Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah

Favourite Child Entertainer on TV – Aakriti Sharma as Kulfi – Kulfi Kumar Bajewala

Favourite Entertainer (Films) – Varun Dhawan

Favourite Show On Kids Channel – Shin Chan

Favourite Indian Toon Character – Motu

Favourite Mobile Game – Subway Surfers

SPECIAL AWARD: Ishaan Khatter – New Kid on the Block

SPECIAL AWARD: Maneish Paul – Sultan of the Stage

SPECIAL AWARD: Deepika Padukone – Power House Performer of the year

SPECIAL AWARD: Huma Qureshi – Mazedaar Judge

SPECIAL AWARD: Kartik Aaryan – Dynamic Performer Award

Can YOU Draw SpongeBob?! Henry Danger?! Christmas DIY Challenge | #FunniestFridayEver | Nickelodeon

Test your drawing talents with this epic Nick holiday-themed Can You Draw it Challenge, featuring scenes from your favorite Nick shows! How did your masterpiece come out? Let me know in the comments below and catch more Henry Danger, SpongeBob SquarePants and the Loud House on Nickelodeon!



Which challenge do YOU think was the most difficult?

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SANTA KIDNAPPED?! (Original Animation) | Butch Hartman

Christmas comes early this year with 'ELF POLICE' - can Holly and Jolly save Santa Claus from the evil grips of the Snowman? Find out in this original animated short film by Butch Hartman!



Yes, he's the real guy. Butch Hartman created your childhood AKA Fairly OddParents, Danny Phantom, TUFF Puppy, and now...the NOOG NETWORK and Bunsen Is a Beast!

Butch Hartman Sketchbook #1: https://www.amazon.com/Butch-Hartman-Sketchbook-Stuff-drawn/dp/1975613392

Check out Butch's brand-new comic The 3 O'Clock Club from Lion Forge Comics, and be sure to like, subscribe, and follow everything of Butch's below:

Butch Hartman - Facebook | Instagram | Butch's Sketchpad On Instagram | Twitter | Snapchat: @realhartman | YouTube | Speech Bubble | Tumblr | Pinterest

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'Ship Generator' Elf Help Edition ❄️ | Nickelodeon

'Ship' your favorite Nick characters, holiday style! With Nickelodeon’s “Elf-Help” ‘Ship Generator! Find out who ‘ships with who, and what their North Pole job would be. Catch more I Am Frankie, iCarly, The Loud House, The Thundermans, Victorious, Henry Danger, School of Rock, and Knight Squad only on Nick! And comment what you and your BFF’s Elf ‘Ship Name would be!



What would you and your BFF's elf name be?! 🎅🎄

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Nick, wenn du (Weihnachten so liebst wie wir) | Fargo feat. Spotlight Cast | Nickelodeon Deutschland

Da Video zu unserem offiziellen Weihnachtssong mit Fargo und dem Spotlight-Cast. Jetzt überall erhältlich und zum streamen auf nick.de/spotlight verfügbar!



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Blaze & Top Wing NEW Winter Episodes ❄️ Sneak Peek | Nick Jr.

Blaze and the Top Wing cadets are taking winter by storm! ❄️ Catch a sneak peek of the adventures to come with your preschoolers and tune into the premiere of the NEW episodes Friday, December 21 only on Nickelodeon USA!



Your favorite monster machines and highflying friends are taking the holidays to the extreme! Watch this sneak peek and see who’s looking cool on ice, braving a wild waterfall, and finding the hot chocolate before it cools! Tune in to Nickelodeon for a morning of wintry adventures featuring Blaze, Brody, Swift, Penny, and Rod on December 21. But first, catch an extended first look of the Top Wing premiere, right here! Kids can meet Survivor Bear, and get ready for an exciting adventure that ends in an icy incident. When the Top Wing cadets are called into action, will they make the rescue?

Kids can watch their favorite Nick Jr. shows weekdays on Nickelodeon and all week long on the Nick Jr. channel: http://nickjr.com/tvschedule/

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Preschoolers can watch full episodes online, play games, and discover silly surprises in the free Nick Jr. App and at NickJr.com. Stream Nick Jr. for free in the Nick Jr. App on Roku and Apple TV or download full episodes for offline viewing on iTunes or Google Play.

You can also download premium apps featuring your child's favorite Nick Jr. shows on iTunes, Google Play, and Amazon, including Nick Jr. Draw and Play and Nick Jr. Let’s Learn!

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Classic Holiday Yule Log 🔥 8 Hours | Can You Find All the Nick Jr. Friends? | Nick Jr.

Cozy up with your favorite Nick Jr. friends from PAW Patrol and Top Wing in front of the fire this holiday season 🎄. Can you spot them all by the Yule log? Snuggle up with your family and enjoy!



Kids can watch their favorite Nick Jr. shows weekdays on Nickelodeon and all week long on the Nick Jr. channel: http://nickjr.com/tvschedule/

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Preschoolers can watch full episodes online, play games, and discover silly surprises in the free Nick Jr. App and at NickJr.com. Stream Nick Jr. for free in the Nick Jr. App on Roku and Apple TV or download full episodes for offline viewing on iTunes or Google Play.

You can also download premium apps featuring your child's favorite Nick Jr. shows on iTunes, Google Play, and Amazon, including Nick Jr. Draw and Play and Nick Jr. Let’s Learn!

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'Warm & Fuzzy' Holiday Song Ft. PAW Patrol, Bubble Guppies, Dora, & More! | Nick Jr

Kids can get warm and fuzzy with their Nick Jr. friends this holiday season. Celebrate with this song then watch all month long, weekday mornings on Nickelodeon and everywhere you find Nick Jr.!



Your preschooler’s favorite animated cartoon characters are here to spread some holiday cheer! In this free online video kids can watch as the Bubble Guppies, Wallykazam, PAW Patrol, Dora, Shimmer and Shine, Blaze and the Monster Machines, and more, deck the halls and sing about the reason we all love this season! So what makes this winter month so magical? Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Winter Solstice, or other holidays—your Nick Jr. friends are here to remind you that festive fun for everyone includes spending time with friends and family!

Kids can watch their favorite Nick Jr. shows weekdays on Nickelodeon and all week long on the Nick Jr. channel: http://nickjr.com/tvschedule/

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Preschoolers can watch full episodes online, play games, and discover silly surprises in the free Nick Jr. App and at NickJr.com. Stream Nick Jr. for free in the Nick Jr. App on Roku and Apple TV or download full episodes for offline viewing on iTunes or Google Play.

You can also download premium apps featuring your child's favorite Nick Jr. shows on iTunes, Google Play, and Amazon, including Nick Jr. Draw and Play and Nick Jr. Let’s Learn!

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Nickelodeon Africa to Premiere New eSports Series 'Noobees' on Monday 18th February 2019

Nickelodeon Africa to Premiere New eSports Series 'Noobees' on Monday 18th February 2019

Nickelodeon Africa will premiere Noobees, Nickelodeon Latin America's (Latinoamérica) hit scripted series which takes viewers inside the high-stakes world of eSports, on Monday 18th February 2019 at 17:45 CAT! Following launch, new episodes will continue to air weekdays at 17:45 CAT on Nick Africa until Friday 15th March 2019. Noobees follows of a group of teenage gamers who have the opportunity to live out their biggest dream, participating in the eSports Championship, creating “Noobees”, an eSports team that will compete to win the Professional Video Games League.


Are you a gamer? N00bees is perfect for you! Not a gamer? You're gonna love the show, too!

N00Bees, whose title denotes a person who is new at playing an online game and/or is bad at it, follows Silvia, her brother Erick and their friends Tania, Pablo and Niko. Silvia has never been interested in video games. She has always preferred the outdoors and playing her favorite sport, basketball. She is the opposite of her father, Hector, and her brother - who, for them, video games are everything! When Erick is presented with the unique opportunity of participating in the E-Sports Championship, his greatest dream, Silvia does everything possible to help him achieve it, even if it means becoming a professional gamer herself. Silvia and Erick, along with their friends, create N00Bees - an E-sports team that will compete for the title at the Professional Video Games League. But this task will not be easy. Besides dealing with all the usual problems associated with growing up, Silvia will have to learn how to play video games while competing against David, the best player in the region and with whom she'll fall in love with. What nobody knows is that something will happen to Silvia that will make her gain some incredible powers allowing her to control the way she plays videogames, and this will be epic! All this will unleash all kinds of adventures and moments that fans CANNOT miss!


The show features new and established pan-regional actors, including Mexican natives Michelle Olvera (La Doña, Huérfanas, O Señor De Los Cielos) and newcomer Andres de la Mora; Colombians Maria Jose Vargas (Majo Vargas YouTuber e Celebridade no Instagram, Puro Flow, Francisco El Matemático) and Ilenia Antonini (Chica Vampiro); and Argentinean Lion Bagnis (La Doña, Baila). Additional cast members are Colombian actress and model Karen Martinez (Cartel De Los Sapos, Final Tiempo), Brandon Figueredo, who returns to Nickelodeon screens following his role in Nickelodeon Latinoamérica's hit series Yo Soy Franky, and Brazilian actress Clara Tiezzi (Malhação, Rebelde), among others.

Created by Enrique Pérez (Flipy) from Mediapro Group’s production company 100Balas, and produced by Viacom International Studios (VIS) and 100 Balas, N00bees is the Nickelodeon's first-ever gaming series, and brings fans closer to the very real world of eSports, a mass phenomenon among young people. The series, directed by William Barragán, reproduces the atmosphere of big games, the finals, and competition among the teams, including spectacular images from the Liga de Videojuegos Profesional (Professional Videogames League (LVP)), the biggest e-sports league in Spain and the host of major online and offline tournaments for such hit games as “League of Legends” and “Call of Duty.”

The show began filming in Televideo, MEDIAPRO’s production studio in Bogotá, Colombia in May 2018, and made its world debut on Nickelodeon Latinoamérica in September 2018. The series, featuring 60 1-hour episodes, will also run on the free-to-air (FTA) network RCN in Colombia. The Spanish language series will also be adapted to Portuguese for Nick viewers in Brazil (Brasil).

MEDIAPRO Colombia’s experience includes productions such as Chica Vampiro (Vampire Girl) which currently stands as the Nickelodeon favorite among viewers aged 4 to 12, bringing in an average of over 648,000 viewers.


To support the series, Nickelodeon Latinoamérica launched several short-form digital series to tie into the show, including Mystery Man, Rutizados and Game Mode, which fans could watch online at mundonick.com, the Nick Play app and on Nickelodeon Latinoamérica's official YouTube channel. Nickelodeon also partnered with Mixer for a series of weekly interactive live streams, and launched the NOOBINFLUENCER contest.

“Viacom International Studios is always seeking innovative programming for its brands and audiences,” commented Pierluigi Gazzolo, the president of Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) The Americas. “Given the current worldwide trends around gaming, we are happy to introduce the eSports concept to our Nickelodeon viewers by way of this series and to extend its reach to a broader audience via RCN in Colombia.”

World Information Tracking (THE WIT) highlighted Noobees in their “Fresh TV Kids Live-Action Scripted Series” conference dedicated to new live-action TV series for children at MIPTV (Cannes) as one of the most innovative and original audiovisual productions for creating new trends in children’s fiction on the international market.

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Kenan Thompson Talks Reconnecting With Kel Mitchell, Possible 'Good Burger' Sequel [Updated]

"We've been talking about it for a long time. We've had meetings about it, so it's in the higher powers' hands cause we've both said that we're down to do it," he said about the potential film follow-up.


Kenan Thompson discussed the possibility of a Good Burger sequel when he visited Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen on Thursday, December 6!

A fan called into the show and asked Thompson if he and Kel Mitchell plan to make a sequel to their 1997 comedy movie that evolved from their hit sketch on Nickelodeon's All That.

"We've been talking about it for a long time. We've had meetings about it, so it's in the higher powers' hands cause we've both said that we're down to do it," he said about the potential sequel.

Thompson and Mitchell got their start on the Nickelodeon sketch comedy series All That, and later earned their own spin-off series, Kenan & Kel.

Thompson also revealed that the show and movie's creator Dan Schneider was responsible for him and Mitchell reconnecting and ultimately doing a Good Burger bit for The Tonight Show in 2015.

"A friend of his was working on The Tonight Show and they had that idea to do the reunion and he reached out to me and then I called Kel and we talked," he said. "We played phone tag for three days, but we finally talked and we were like, 'Yeah, we might as well do it' or whatever. It was a nice 40-minute conversation that we had."

"We hadn't spoken in a long time," he continued. "It was nice to reconnect because it was like picking up right where we left off."

When Cohen followed up on the caller’s questions and Thompson’s answers, asking if the two Nickelodeon alums were keeping in touch, his guest said they were, sharing that the two now talk "all the time."

The news follows Thompson and Mitchell recently competing on a special edition of Nickelodeon's hit Double Dare revival.

You can watch Thompson explain Good Burger 2's status in the YouTube video below!



Kel expressed a similar sentiment in a Buzzfeed interview from March. “The conversations have started,” he said. “There’s something in the water, everything’s coming back. It will definitely be awesome and there was a meeting! They’re just working everything out contractually, so just keep your ears to the streets.”

Since its release in 1997, Good Burger has remained a fan-favorite, and has fans spanning across multiple generations. Ariana Grande remains a huge fan, per a recent The A.V. Club oral history of the movie, while Tyler, the Creator is known to have a poster for the movie hanging above his bed. Endorsements from either of them would be enough to boost the film’s box office, and, hey, it’s not like there isn’t plenty of economic commentary to be made about a pair of 40-year olds still jockeying the register at a fast food restaurant.

There’s actually a sequel in the form of a book called Good Burger 2 Go, where somebody forgets their change and Ed follows them across the country to get it back to them.

Another caller to Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen asked Thompson who was the worst-behaved musical guest to ever appear on Saturday Night Live, NBC's hit sketch show that Thompson is currently the longest-tenured cast member of. The caller noted that Bill Hader said the answer was Justin Bieber, though he wondered if Kanye West is the new titleholder.

"That's a great question. I mean, it's up to everyone's opinion," he said. "I don't know. I didn't really have that much of a bad time with Bieber. I like him."

"Kanye was super far off the ripper type of weirdness," he said about West. "The ripper of weirdness is like here and he was way over there."

West most recently appeared on the 44th season premiere of the show. The rapper donned a "Make America Great Again" (MAGA) hat and gave a pro-Trump speech after the TV broadcast ended.

Thompson is currently the longest-tenured SNL cast member in the show's history. He joined in 2003 and finally received an Emmy nomination for his acting in 2018. He shared the Emmy for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics for the "Come Back Barack" sketch with co-star Chris Redd and composer Eli Brueggemann.

Update (12/12): Unfortunately, it looks like we may be waiting a little while longer for a Good Burger sequel. TMZ's Nickelodeon sources say there has been NO movement on a Good Burger sequel because there has been so much turnover at the top of the network's leadership.

Kenan sparked this new wave of hope for a sequel when he recently revealed on Watch What Happens Live that he and Kel would be open to a Good Burger reunion movie ... but the kitchen remains closed because it hasn't happened.

TMZ's Kenan and Kel sources say longtime Nick producer Dan Schneider pitched the reunion idea, but he's no longer working for the network. TMZ are told no one at Nick has seriously approached the idea, much less had a realistic conversation.

However, it's not all bad for those with a case of '90s nostalgia, because new Nick president Brian Robbins directed GB. Brian is obviously a fan of the movie, so who knows what could happen?

The good news ... it sounds like All That is making a comeback, so Nick fans might get their Kenan and Kel fix no matter what.

Update (12/15) - Kel Mitchell has a serious case of '90s nostalgia because he told TMZ he wants to shoot his Good Burger sequel with stars from the original cast of All That.

TMZ got Kel out Tuesday night at A Simple Bar in Los Angeles and he sounded really excited about a potential 'GB' reunion ... with a twist.



You've gotta admit, the prospect of a Good Burger sequel featuring Nick Cannon and Amanda Bynes sounds pretty juicy ... can we get fries with that?

As for the roots of the reunion ... Kel says the idea for a second helping started when he reunited with Kenan Thompson for a sketch on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

While Kenan and Kel are both down for a reboot of the 1997 comedy, Nickelodeon execs haven't given it the green light because there's been so much turnover at the top of the network.

Kel tells TMZ he's had tons of convos with Kenan about it, but it's in the network's hands now.

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