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Breakthrough/Atomic’s ‘Rocket Monkeys’ Fly to Nick
The animated space monkeys of Breakthrough Entertainment and Atomic Cartoons are jumping with joy today as they’ll be heading over to Nickelodeon worldwide this spring. The 26 x 26 2D toon centers on halpless simian astronaut brothers Gus and Wally who have hilarious intergalactic adventures in space. Rocket Monkeys will air on Teletoon Canada as well.
“Rocket Monkeys is a great fit for our global network, a funny, energetic, laugh-out-loud comedy that we are confident our audiences around the world will love,” said Jules Borkent, senior VP of global acquisitions and international programming at Nickelodeon.
The animated series is created by Dan Abdo and Jason Patterson and developed by producers Alex Galatis and Mark Evestaff. Executive producers are Ira Levy, Joan Lambur and Peter Williamson.