Nickelodeon and the LEGO Group in the present day have introduced their all-new CG-animated comedy sequence LEGO Metropolis Adventures will premiere on Saturday, June 22, at 11:30 a.m. (ET/PT). The brand new 10-episode sequence takes us up shut and private into humorous, good, and dynamic slices of life throughout the sprawling and numerous LEGO Metropolis neighborhood, an actual “inside look” on the absurd and action-packed adventures of its residents.
LEGO Metropolis Adventures explores the intertwining paths of the town’s on a regular basis heroes as they work collectively to cease a mysterious grasp felony who begins to wreak havoc on their city. Within the premiere episode “Cubs and Robbers,” a film promotion stunt goes fallacious, unleashing a humongous ‘Cubby the Cop’ balloon on the town. Then, in “Billy the Bug,” Fireplace Chief McCloud accidently buys a malfunctioning Twirly Hat for her nephew.
“LEGO CITY is our strongest evergreen property globally, and for the primary time we’re leveraging episodic content material to ascertain characters and personalities that carry the town to life,” mentioned Jill Wilfert, Vice President, Licensing & Leisure for LEGO Group. “We’re thrilled to accomplice with Nickelodeon for this essential evolution of LEGO CITY given how properly positioned they’re to interact kids and households with related programming.”
Layla Lewis, Nickelodeon’s SVP of International Acquisitions and Content material Partnerships, commented, “The LEGO model is understood for creating imaginative and progressive content material for youths, and we’re excited to collaborate with the LEGO Group to carry the distinctive characters, model and humor of LEGO Metropolis Adventures to life on Nickelodeon.”
Residents of LEGO Metropolis launched all through the sequence embrace: Sargent Duke DeTain (Joe Zieja, Name of Responsibility: Black Ops four), a very heroic cop; Freya McCloud (Misty Lee, DC Tremendous Hero Women), a crisis-ready hearth chief; Shirley Keeper (Alex Cazares, The Loud Home), the grumpy avenue sweeper; Harl Hubbs (Daniel MK Cohen, Fastened), an overeager handyman; Tippy Dorman (James Arnold Taylor, Star Wars: The Clone Wars), an knowledgeable doorman with a secret; Solomon Fleck (Roger Craig Smith, Avengers Assemble), the devoted metropolis mayor; Percival “Wheelie” Wheeler (Mick Lauer, Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal), a skateboarding police chief and extra.
Created and produced by LEGO Group, LEGO Metropolis Adventures can also be produced by Flaunt Animation (Scotland) and Ardour Photos (France) and written by Jon Colton Barry (Phineas and Ferb), Steven Banks (SpongeBob SquarePants), Jamie Moyer (Fashionable Household) and Brian Hunt (Second Metropolis Chicago). Jason Oliveri is the chief accountable for LEGO Metropolis Adventures for Nickelodeon.
Following its U.S. launch, the sequence will roll out on a number of of Nickelodeon’s worldwide territories in fall 2019.
Dan Sarto is Writer and Editor-at-Giant of Animation World Community.