Nickelodeon To Broadcast Christmas Day NFL Game

The network, which previously televised two playoff games, and CBS will handle TV duties on Dec. 25 at 4:30 p.m. ET. The Super Bowl champion Rams will host the game, which also will be streamed by Paramount+.

Nickelodeon Announces Plans To Expand Franchises At Upfront

Nickelodeon said it has even bigger plans for it iconic franchises — SpongeBob, Paw Patrol, Blue’s Clues, Baby Shark, Loud House — at its upfront presentation Thursday. The kids network also showed off new titles, including Monster High and Transformers. In addition to cable, Nickelodeon is a linchpin of parent company Paramount’s streaming efforts, with programming on Paramount Plus and Pluto TV.

Nickelodeon Hires Sabrina Caluori As SVP, Brand And Content Strategy

Nickelodeon Celebrates ‘Blue’s Clues’ Anniversary With Movie

NEW YORK (AP) — Nickelodeon says it is making a new movie featuring stars of “Blues Clues & You!” to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the original show that was a mainstay of the network for several years. The movie, which will start production this summer, follows Josh and Blue as they travel to New […]

Dan Schneider Once Reigned Over Children’s TV. What Happened?

Nickelodeon’s longtime hitmaker separated from the company in 2018 and has been trailed by questions about his abrupt departure. Now he is talking about making a return to television. Above, In 2014, Schneider accepted Nickelodeon’s first and only Lifetime Achievement Award. He was surrounded onstage by young actors whose careers he had launched.

Wearable NickWatch Unveiled By ViacomCBS Nets International

The NIckWatch, a wearable consumer product featuring Nickelodeon characters, was introduced by ViacomCBS Networks International Tuesday at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The Nickwatch will connect kids and parents via voice and text and feature photo filters, sound effects, games and stickers based on NIckelodeon shows and characters. Content will be updated on an ongoing basis.

Two ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ Episodes Dropped By Nickelodeon

Football, TV’s Biggest Game, Makes Massive Play For Smaller Crowds

Football has long been TV’s ultimate big-audience sport. Nearly every one of the medium’s most-watched broadcasts is an NFL football game. This past Sunday, however, the National Football League and several of the media companies eager to keep ties to its high-rated matches targetted niche crowds on Freeform, Nickelodeon and Telemundo.

Kristen Bell Hosts Nick Pandemic Special For Kids, Families

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kristen Bell is hosting a Nickelodeon special with a “kid’s-eye view” of the coronavirus pandemic to address youngsters’ concerns and help families weather the crisis, the channel said Friday. Bell and her guests practiced social distancing, using video to connect for the hourlong program airing 7 p.m. EDT Monday. Dr. Nadine […]

Nickelodeon Content Coming To CBS All Access

‘SpongeBob’ Spinoff Highlights Netflix-Nickelodeon Deal

Jenny Wall Named Nickelodeon CMO

Jenny Wall was tapped as Nickelodeon’s new chief marketing officer and Eryk Casemiro named its vice president of preschool amid an executive makeover at the network.

Nickelodeon Greenlights ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ Prequel

Nickelodeon Acquires Sparkler, Boosting Viacom’s Noggin Streaming Service

Nickelodeon Plans ‘SpongeBob’ Spinoffs

Paul DeBenedittis Named Nickelodeon EVP

Brian Robbins Named President Of Nickelodeon

A year and a half after AwesomenessTV funder Brian Robbins joined Viacom to oversee Paramount Players, he is being named president of the company’s Nickelodeon Group. He succeeds Cyma Zarghami who stepped down in June after more than 30 years with the network. Robbins will report directly to Bob Bakish,Viacom  president-CEO.

‘Rugrats’ Revival Ordered At Nickelodeon

Nickelodeon Parts Ways With Its Biggest Hitmaker

‘Clarissa Explains It All’ Reboot In Works With Hart

Nickelodeon’s Savino Fired Over Harassment

‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ Renewed Through 2019

Nikelodeon Revving ‘Rocko’ For TV Special

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The outgoing Australian wallaby Rocko and his quirky friends are returning to TV. Nickelodeon announced plans Thursday to resurrect the 1990s animated series “Rocko’s Modern Life” for a one-hour TV movie. The series originally ran from 1993 to 1996. “Rocko’s Modern Life” creator Joe Murray will serve as the movie’s executive […]

Nick’s ‘Loud House’ To Feature Married Gay Couple

Nickelodeon President Russell Hicks Leaves

Deadline reports that Russell Hicks, an 18-year Nickelodeon veteran, has stepped down as president, content development and production for the Nickelodeon Group. His resignation, which is expected to be announced internally Wednesday, came soon after he’d returned from a four-month medical leave. There are no plans for him to be replaced at this time.

Disney Ch. Edges Nick For First Total-Day Win

Nick News Chief Linda Ellerbee Retiring

The outspoken Texan and multiple award winner was among the first prominent women in TV news and a model for the sitcom character Murphy Brown after actress Candice Bergen studied her work.

Nickelodeon To Delve Further Into Sports

Nickelodeon Orders ‘School Of Rock’ Series

NEW YORK (AP) — The “School of Rock” will soon be back in session, this time on television. Nickelodeon said Monday it has ordered 13 episodes of a “School of Rock” series from Paramount Television, and it will premiere next spring. The 2003 movie starred Jack Black as a rocker who poses as a substitute […]

Nick’s ‘Sam & Cat’ Gone After Less Than 1 Season

NEW YORK (AP) — With Ariana Grande hitting it big in the music world this summer, her time as a star on children’s television is about to become history. Nickelodeon announced Monday that “Sam & Cat,” which at times was the network’s most popular series after debuting just last summer, will air its last original […]

Management Shakeup At Nickelodeon

‘Laverne & Shirley’ Stars Reunite On Nick Comedy

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The leading ladies of “Laverne & Shirley” are reuniting. Nickelodeon said Wednesday that Penny Marshall and Cindy Williams will guest star in an episode of its new sitcom “Sam & Cat.” The actresses starred as 1950s and ’60s pals and roommates Laverne DeFazio and Shirley Feeney, workers in a Milwaukee brewery. […]

Senators Hit Unhealthy Food Ads On Nickelodeon

Nickelodeon Management Shakeup Continues

Nickelodeon Strikes Programming Deal With Hulu

Nickelodeon Animation President Leaving

Nickelodeon Ousts Animation President

Nickelodeon Confirms ‘iCarly’ Will End This Year

Will Smith To Host ‘Kids’ Choice Awards’

NEW YORK (AP) — Will Smith will host Nickelodeon’s 25th-annual Kids’ Choice Awards. Nickelodeon announced Wednesday that 10-time winner Smith will host the March 31 ceremony from the Galen Center in Los Angeles. The show will air live on Nickelodeon. Smith calls the awards “the year’s liveliest, slimiest and most outrageous party for kids and […]

First Lady Makes Guest Appearance On ‘iCarly’

NEW YORK (AP) — Teen star Miranda Cosgrove says she usually doesn’t get nervous about taping episodes of her Nickelodeon comedy, “iCarly,” but that changed when first lady Michelle Obama taped a recent guest appearance on the show. The 18-year-old Cosgrove says the idea of having Mrs. Obama on the set made her “nervous,” but […]