Summer season trip won’t ever be the identical – Nickelodeon has simply greenlit ‘Kamp Koral’ (working title), an authentic SpongeBob SquarePants spinoff collection primarily based on a 10-year-old SpongeBob and his hijinks at a summer season sleepaway camp. Manufacturing is about to start on the CG-animated 13-episode collection this month at Nickelodeon’s Burbank studio.
Ramsey Naito, EVP Animation Manufacturing and Growth, Nickelodeon, commented, “SpongeBob has an unbelievable universe to broaden upon and the greenlight for Kamp Koral is a testomony to the energy and longevity of those characters recognized and beloved by generations of followers all over the world.”
Within the collection, SpongeBob and his friends spend the summer season constructing underwater campfires, catching wild jellyfish, and swimming in Lake Yuckymuck on the craziest camp within the kelp forest, Kamp Koral. Marc Ceccarelli and Vincent Waller (SpongeBob SquarePants) are co-executive producers on the collection.
Created by Stephen Hillenburg, who handed away from ALS final November 26, the inventive juggernaut that’s SpongeBob SquarePants has been the number-one children’ animated collection on TV for the final 17 years because it first aired July 17, 1999. It’s the most generally distributed property in Viacom Worldwide Media Networks historical past, seen in additional than 208 international locations and territories, translated in 55+ languages, and averaging greater than 100 million whole viewers each quarter.
Dan Sarto is Writer and Editor-at-Massive of Animation World Community.