Animated film to be simulcast on Nickelodeon, TeenNick and Nicktoons, picks up where the original series left off.
Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie will debut Nov. 24, from 7:00-9:00 p.m. (ET/PT) on Nickelodeon with a storyline picking up where the original TV series ended in 2004. Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie follows the kids on the field trip of a lifetime, where Arnold and his friends embark on a quest to achieve his dream of finding his missing parents. Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie will premiere as a simulcast on Nickelodeon, TeenNick and Nicktoons.
Co-written and executive produced by the TV series’ original creator Craig Bartlett, Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie features original voice cast members Francesca Marie Smith (The Prince of Egypt) as Helga and Anndi McAfee (Tom and Jerry: The Movie) as Phoebe, alongside new voice talent Mason Vale Cotton (Mad Men) as Arnold and Benjamin “Lil’ P-Nut” Flores, Jr. (Game Shakers) as Gerald.
Lane Toran (original voice of Arnold) and Jamil Walker Smith (original voice of Gerald) are also amongst the returning cast members, lending their voices as Che and Paulo, two members of the boat crew in San Lorenzo. Alfred Molina (Spider-Man 2) stars as resident villain, Lasombra.
NickSplat, TeenNick’s programming block dedicated to Nickelodeon’s library of hits from the ’90s and 2000s, is running a nightly marathon of every single Hey Arnold! episode through Friday, Nov. 24, from 11:00 p.m.–6:00 a.m. (ET/PT). Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie will be replayed Nov. 25 and Dec. 1, at 12:00 a.m. (ET/PT) on TeenNick.