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LOS ANGELES, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Punctuating the celebration of the series' 10th anniversary, Nickelodeon has green-lit 26 new, original episodes of the hit series SpongeBob SquarePants, it was announced today by Brown Johnson, President, Animation, Nickelodeon/MTVN Kids & Family Group.
BURBANK, Calif., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Nickelodeon culminates the 10th anniversary celebration of pop-icon and top-rated kids' series SpongeBob SquarePants with the premiere of "Truth or Square" a star-studded one-hour prime time television event airing on Friday, Nov. 6 at 8 p.m. (ET/PT).
SpongeBob SquarePants creator Steve Hillenburg admits he never expected his animated sea-dwelling characters to become pop-culture phenomena. Nickelodeon is celebrating the series' 10th anniversary with a marathon of special programming this weekend. It's a show about a sponge -- I thought we'd get one season, Hillenburg, a former marine biologist, told USA Today.
Nickelodeon says it plans to celebrate the 10th anniversary of its iconic show SpongeBob SquarePants with a documentary and cartoon marathon. The animated series debuted on the network July 17, 1999.
July Anniversary Marked by Original One-Hour Documentary on VH1; TV Marathon Featuring 11 Brand-New SpongeBob Premieres; Extensive Digital Content; and Pro-Social Initiative BURBANK, Calif., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 17, 1999 SpongeBob SquarePants premiered on Nickelodeon and signaled the birth of a series and character that would become one of the most beloved and popular in television history.
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