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  • John Legend Taking His Talents to ‘The SpongeBob Musical’

    Aug 31, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *John Legend is set to contribute original music to Nickelodeon’s new stage project – a musical based on SpongeBob Squarepants. The kiddie network announced Monday it will produce the world premiere of “The SpongeBob Musical” in Chicago next summer with original songs from Legend, David Bowie, Cyndi Lauper, Dirty Projectors, The Flaming Lips, T.I., Plain […]

  • Russell Wilson Replaces Michael Strahan as ‘Kids’ Choice Sports’ Host

    Apr 22, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Nickelodeon has tapped Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson to host its “Kids’ Choice Sports” awards on July 16. The NFL star takes the reigns from last year’s host, Michael Strahan, who will keep his gig as executive producer for the second annual event at UCLA’s Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles, which features a mix of Hollywood celebrities, […]

  • Lupe Fiasco-Backed Doc ‘Little Ballers’ Set for NickSports

    Oct 6, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Nickelodeon has set an airdate for “Little Ballers,” a sports documentary produced by Lupe Fiasco and New York Knicks player Amar’e Stoudemire. The film — centering on a group of 11-year-old basketball players in New York City’s Amateur Athletic Union, an inner-city springboard for potential NBA talent — will air on Nicktoons on Nov. 26 […]

  • Alexandra Shipp Replaces Zendaya in Lifetime’s Aaliyah Biopic

    Jul 18, 14 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments


    *Lifetime’s Aaliyah biopic is back on with a new actress in the starring role. Nickelodeon star Alexandra Shipp has been cast to play the R&B singer, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. This follows news of Wendy Williams boarding the TV movie as an executive producer, which she first announced Friday on Twitter. Shipp takes over […]

  • Michael Strahan to Exec Produce, Host Nick’s ‘Kids’ Choice Sports 2014’

    Mar 13, 14 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment


    *Nickelodeon is planning to throw some of its slime toward athletes this summer. The network plans to announce Thursday its new sports awards show modeled after its popular Kids’ Choice Awards honoring the highs and lows in entertainment. “Kids’ Choice Sports 2014,” with former football star and daytime talk-show host Michael Strahan as executive producer […]

  • Nickelodeon Renews Tia Mowry-Hardrict’s ‘Instant Mom’

    Nov 25, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments


    *Nickelodeon has announced a second season for Tia Mowry-Hardrict’s “Instant Mom.” The cable channel is also adding six more episodes to its current freshman season, bringing the total number of shows to 26, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Mowry-Hardrict plays young party girl Stephanie who is forced to curb her nightlife activity when she marries […]