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New York, NY – August 8, 2011 – Get in the holiday spirit with preschoolers’ favorite characters from Dora the Explorer, Go, Diego, Go!, The Wonder Pets!, Blue’s Clues, Team Umizoomi and Ni Hao, Kai-lan, who star in the all-new DVD, Nickelodeon Favorites: Merry Christmas! Created by Nickelodeon Home Entertainment and distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, Nickelodeon Favorites: Merry Christmas! comes to DVD on Oct. 4, 2011 for the suggested retail price of $14.99.
Nickelodeon Favorites: Merry Christmas! Synopses:
Dora the Explorer – A Present for Santa
It’s Christmas Eve and Dora and Boots are going all the way to the North Pole to deliver a present to Santa. They must travel over the snowy mountains and across an icy river, but by the end of the journey, everyone is filled with the holiday spirit.
Go, Diego, Go! – Diego Saves Christmas!
When Santa’s sleigh gets stuck under a snow hill, Diego enlists the help of Linda the Llama to pull the sleigh out of the snow.
The Wonder Pets! – Save the Reindeer (Double Length Episode)
The Wonder Pets are celebrating Christmas Eve when they get a call from Santa’s baby reindeer. They head to the North Pole and find her stuck on ice. It’s up to the Wonder Pets to save Christmas!
Blue's Clues – Blue’s First Holiday
Mr. Salt and Mrs. Pepper give a special holiday present of two home videos that show Tickety, Slippery and Joe as babies. Viewers also see when everyone met Blue and played Blue’s Clues for the first time. Guest stars: Wynona Judd and Tyrese.
Team Umizoomi – Santa’s Little Fixers
It’s Christmas Eve and someone calls in on the Umi Alarm from far away... it’s Santa Claus! Santa’s toy-making machine is broken and Team Umizoomi must help fix it.
Ni Hao, Kai-lan – The Snowiest Ride
Kai-lan wakes up to see snow blanketing the whole backyard. After borrowing a sled from Yeye, she gathers all her friends together to sled down a hill. Everyone is excited except for Tolee and Kai-lan must help him overcome his fear of sledding.
Nickelodeon Favorites: Merry Christmas! Fast Facts:
Street Date: October 4, 2011
DVD SRP: $14.99
DVD Running Time: Approximately 148 Minutes
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