Nickelodeon To Debut New Network?

9/15/2015 10:49am EDT
Nickelodeon To Debut New Network 'The Splat' Devoted To '90s Tee
Nickelodeon is reportedly taking some of their best '90s toons and bringing them back to television in a new network called "The Splat."

A Twitter account with the name is adding fuel to the fire that this could actually be happening!

The Splat is reportedly a brand new television channel dedicated to your favorite ’90s Nicktoons of yesterday, according to E!

On Sept. 12, a full-length channel for the network quietly premiered on YouTube with clips from faves including “Rugrats,” “Rocko’s Modern Life,” “CatDog” and “Ren & Stimpy,” among others, according to MTV.

A website also launched ...

What Cartoons Would You Like To See Revived?

5/19/2015 8:30pm EDT
10 Classic Cartoons That Need To Be Revived
No matter how old we get, cartoons stay the same. Kind of. Although the newer ones these days may not be up to par with what we got to experience in the 90’s and early 00’s, those older ones are still subject to binge-watching on any given Saturday morning.

But sometimes, binge-watching re-runs just isn’t enough. Some networks have gotten the hint: classic shows like ‘Dragon Ball’ and ‘The Powerpuff Girls’ have gotten the chance to live again, and even the older ‘toon, ‘Danger Mouse,’ is getting a new set of legs, too. With Netflix taking control of the television industry, there’s no reas...

'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles': Nickelodeon's Cast On The Movie, The Show, And The Fans

8/11/2014 2:03pm EDT
'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles': Nickelodeon's Cast On The Movie,
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles power never dies. As the new film conquers the box office, we bring you our chat with some of the team behind Nickelodeon's animated series - the legendary Rob Paulsen (Donatello, pictured above), Greg Cipes (Michaelangelo) and executive producer Ciro Nieli - to discuss the movie, the show, and the passionate fans that still love these heroes on the half shell.

Did they know that a new TMNT feature film was in the works? "It's been five years [since work began on the series]; they didn't start till a few years later on the movie," Ciro told us. "You just kind o...

'School Of Rock' TV Remake In The Works

8/4/2014 5:00pm EDT
School of Rock
Nickleodeon and Paramount Pictures are teaming up to make a live-action TV remake of the hit 2003 film "School of Rock."

The show will center on Dewey Finn (played by Jack Black in the film), a guitarist who is kicked out of his rock band and becomes a substitute teacher at a prestigious prep school. He winds up passing his love of rock 'n' roll onto his students, who learn to play music and run with it.

Russell Hicks, President, Content and Development, Nickelodeon, said in a press release: "School of Rock is one of those great movies that always felt quintessentially Nickelodeon in its...

Ariana Grande And Jennette McCurdy's 'Sam & Cat' Cancelled After Just One Season

7/14/2014 12:48pm EDT
Ariana Grande And Jennette McCurdy's 'Sam & Cat' Cancelled After
Despite garnering decent ratings, Nickelodeon has cancelled Ariana Grande and Jennette McCurdy's show "Sam and Cat". The kids network has yet to give a reason for the abrupt cancellation, but it is rumored to be due to problems between the show's two stars.

In March, rumors swirled about McCurdy after she chose not to attend the 2014 Kids' Choice Awards due to issues she had with the network. This also prompted speculation that McCurdy wasnt receiving the same pay as Grande. That was something that was quickly cleared up by the "Problem" singer, as she took to her Twitter account to dis...

Mark Wahlberg To Host Nickelodeon's 27th Annual Kids' Choice Awards (Full List Of Nominees)

2/28/2014 11:56am EST
Mark Wahlberg to host Nickelodeon's Kids Choice Awards


Hollywood Superstar Mark Wahlberg to Host Live from Los Angeles on March 29 at 8 p.m. ET/PT

When it comes to the year’s best in entertainment, there’s no need to ask an academy; just ask the kids, and they’ll let you know. Today, kids made their voices heard as the nominees for the 27th Annual Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards were announced. Hollywood superstar Mark Wahlberg will host this year’s event, live on Saturday, March 29, at ...

Stefanie Wilder-Taylor Back For More 'Parental Discretion'

2/14/2014 2:10pm EST
Stefanie Wilder-Taylor Back For More 'Parental Discretion'
There's no shortage of people giving parenting advice these days, but none of them are as funny - and straightforward - as Stefanie Wilder-Taylor, host of NickMom's Parental Discretion With Stefanie Wilder-Taylor. BFTV connected with Stefanie recently to chat about the new season of the show and how she delivers a point of view that all parents ought to listen to.

The second season of her show contains "lots of parenting being made fun of. That's what I'm all about," she told us. "It's not for people who are too precious about parenting. Parenting is not just one big Hallmark moment. There...

FX Spy Drama 'The Americans' Leads TCA Awards Nominations

6/10/2013 7:53pm EDT
The Americans
FX drama The Americans has landed four 2013 Television Critics Association (TCA) awards, leading the nominations despite some sure competition from the likes of Game of Thrones, Breaking Bad, The Walking Dead and House of Cards in the Program of the Year category.

"The Americans," which stars Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys as a pair of covert Soviet spies, is also up for the Outstanding Achievement in Drama, Best New Program and Best Individual Achievement In Drama (Rhys) awards; While AMC's "Breaking Bad" picked up nods for Program, Achievement in Drama and the Acting for star Bryan Cranst...

'Big Time Rush' Star Kendall Schmidt Revives Side Project 'Heffron Drive'

5/29/2013 2:18pm EDT
Kendall Schmidt
Kendall Schmidt has earned a huge fan base thanks to his starring role on Nickelodeon's Big Time Rush, and as the show rolls on in its fourth season, he's seizing the opportunity to re-launch his own music project. BFTV recently checked in with Kendall to find out if this really is BTR's final run and get the 411 on Heffron Drive.

Kendall's co-star Tanya Chisholm told us earlier this month that season four is "technically" the last for Big Time Rush, but he said that he hasn't gotten that memo. "I really have no idea. I'm pretty sure being part of the band somebody would have told me, and ...

Tanya Chisholm On Fourth (And Final?) Season Of 'Big Time Rush'

5/9/2013 12:20pm EDT
Tanya Chisholm
On Nickelodeon's hugely popular series Big Time Rush, Tanya Chisholm plays talent scout Kelly Wainwright - but in real life, she's a talent in her own right. BFTV recently chatted up Tanya to discuss the recently-premiered fourth (and possibly final?) season of BTR and her love of comedy.

Tanya's own star story began at seven, when she took the stage in a play. "I was the first person on stage and a spotlight came on to open the show and it was on me," she said. "I was just like, 'Oh my Gosh.' It was this overwhelming feeling of 'I want to do this forever.' It was awesome."

From that poin...