Jimmy Neutron Jets to Primetime

The kid with the hair and the gadgets springs into action with an all-new Nickelodeon primetime special. Operation Jet Fusion premieres on Monday, Oct. 13 at 8:00 p.m. (ET/PT) and features some high-power celebrity voices.

In the special, Jimmy is recruited by a top-secret spy agency known as BTSO, headed by Commander Baker (Michael Clarke Duncan). The boy genius is sent on a mission to find and rescue Agent X, the greatest international spy, who turns out to be Jimmy’s favorite movie star, Jet Fusion (Christian Slater). Carl and Sheen come along for the wild ride as the adventure leads to Tibet, where Jet is being held captive by the nefarious Professor Calamitous (Tim Curry) and his daughter Beautiful Gorgeous (Wendie Malick).

Viewers can get in on the action by playing the Rescue Jet Fusion Game at www.nick.com. The TV special also coincides with the release of the Jimmy Neutron: Jet Fusion videogame from from THQ, which is now available for PlayStation 2, GameCube and GameBoy Advance. Read more about the game in the upcoming December issue of Animation Magazine.

Operation Jet Fusion will also air on Wednesday, Oct. 13 and Friday, Oct. 17 at 9:00 p.m. (ET/PT) on Nickelodeon.