Nickelodeon’s Rugrats Reboot is a thing and will be coming to Paramount+ in 2021. Rugrats has a huge fan base that extends over a few generations so it makes sense to bring us some more stories of the kids. Now while a bunch of us would have liked to have seen how the kids were as teenagers this will be a reimagining of the classic hit with the kids will have the kids in the original ages. It does make sense that we are getting an alternate universe Rugrats, but this series will be CG animated and have a different look and feel.
Based on the trailer below it does have the same humor even if the characters are CG, but this makes sense with the new Kamp Koral: SpongeBob’s Under Years getting the same look. Now it might not be our favorite animated look but we may just be getting old as well. Anything to bring Rugrats to another generation is a good thing, so stay tuned.
NICKELODEON’S ALL-NEW ANIMATED RUGRATS REUNITES MEMBERS OF THE ORIGINAL VOICE CAST TO REPRISE ROLES
CG-Animated Series to Debut on Paramount+ in 2021
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Nickelodeon is reuniting members of the original voice cast behind iconic toddlers Tommy Pickles, Chuckie Finster, Angelica Pickles, Susie Carmichael and Phil and Lil DeVille in the upcoming all-new Rugrats animated series. A reimagining of the classic ‘90s hit, the CG-animated series stars E.G. Daily (Tommy), Nancy Cartwright (Chuckie), Cheryl Chase (Angelica), Cree Summer (Susie) and Kath Soucie (Phil and Lil), all of whom are reprising their iconic roles in this new series. Produced by Nickelodeon Animation Studio, the series is set to debut this spring on Paramount+, the highly anticipated streaming service from ViacomCBS.
“Rugrats is one of the most iconic cartoons recognized by fans around the globe, and this original version is one we are taking great care and pride in creating for a brand-new audience,” said Ramsey Naito, President, Nickelodeon Animation. “Having the voice cast behind these special characters come together is one of the essential pieces to making the show recognizable and we can’t wait to watch this talented group bring them to life again.”
The brand-new series features rich and colorful CG-animation and follows the toddlers as they explore the world and beyond from their pint-sized and wildly imaginative point-of-view.
The all-new Rugrats is based on the series created by Arlene Klasky, Gabor Csupo and Paul Germain. Eryk Casemiro (Rugrats) and Kate Boutilier (Rugrats) are executive producers and Dave Pressler (Robot and Monster) and Casey Leonard (Breadwinners) serve as co-executive producers, with Rachel Lipman (Rugrats) as co-producer and Kellie Smith (The Fairly OddParents) as line producer. Production is overseen by Mollie Freilich, Senior Manager, Current Series Animation, Nickelodeon.
The original Rugrats series launched in August of 1991 and instantly became a groundbreaking phenomenon, spawning consumer products and three hit theatrical releases, and cemented its place in pop culture history through its iconic characters, storytelling and unique visual style. Rugrats was in production for nine seasons over the course of 13 years. The series earned four Daytime Emmy Awards, six Kids’ Choice Awards and its own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.