Nick Orders New Series


Nickelodeon has ordered 26 episodes of two new animated series–“Bad Seeds” and “Pig Goat Banana Cricket,” to be produced at the Nickelodeon Animation Studio, and has ordered four live-action pilots–“Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Don” (working title), “Twang” (working title), “Smart Alec” (working title) and “Untitled Cheerleader Project.”

As if that wasn’t enough the network also greenlit two digital series, “Welcome to the Wayne” and “Junior Eye” for the Nick app.

“All these projects represent fresh, new creative voices from diverse backgrounds who want to make great, funny content for kids,” says Russell Hicks, president, content development and production, Nickelodeon. “We are very excited about adding two new original animated series to our upcoming slate, and we have very high hopes for these live-action pilots.”