Baby Shark animated film from Nickelodeon
Nickelodeon has announced plans to create a Baby Shark animated film in addition to approving a second season of Baby Shark’s Big Show!
Beware of parents; a baby shark the film is currently in preparation. Shark week may be over, but that hasn’t stopped shark sightings. Thanks to Nickelodeon, families around the world can expect to see a lot more soon.
South Korean entertainment company Pinkfong created the song Baby Shark which became an international sensation. The infamous children’s song was posted on Youtube in 2015 and quickly began to take hold in the minds of those who heard it. The song sparked a challenge on social media and ultimately gained so much attention that Nickelodeon created a spin-off animated series, The Great Baby Shark Show! It may seem like interest would have waned at this point, but the decisions of the studio’s management prove otherwise.
Nickelodeon released a press release detailing their future intentions for the franchise, and it looks like there are more fish in the sea. The studio not only revealed that The Great Baby Shark Show! has been approved for another season but also that a Baby Shark movie is in production. Ramsey Naito, president of Nickelodeon Animation Studio, congratulated and endorsed the projects in his statement below.
“Baby Shark is an example of how we’ve managed to bring beloved properties to Nickelodeon that kids love from other platforms and open up a whole new world of adventure. As a home to the greats. franchises kids love, we continue to grow their footprint by introducing all new characters and storylines, and creating original content in all formats for fans around the world. “
The upcoming film has not been given a title, and little has been revealed about the plot. However, it has been confirmed that Nickelodeon will co-produce the animated film with SmartStudy, the company behind the creation of Pinkfong. The revelation of the film was accompanied by that of The Great Baby Shark Show!is the extra season, so there’s a good chance they’ll share some characters. The show follows Baby Shark, William the Fish, and their friends’ ocean adventures. The cast includes familiar voice actors like Luke Youngblood (Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone) and Patrick Warburton (The Emperor’s New Routine).
The announcement should come as no surprise given The Great Baby Shark Show!Nick Jr.’s success It was rated the # 2 show for kids ages two to five, only falling behind Paw Patrol. Nickelodeon has done a great job of capitalizing on an internet sensation and successfully converting it into a legitimate TV series. Just like the song baby shark won’t go away anytime soon!
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