Preschoolers can dive into fin-tastic adventures with pop-culture phenomenon Baby Shark next week, when Nickelodeon airs Baby Shark’s Big Week Monday, Aug. 10 to Friday, Aug. 14 from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. (ET/PT). In partnership with Discovery, the weeklong celebration will feature Baby Shark shorts, bite-sized shark facts and underwater-themed episodes of Nick’s hit preschool series PAW Patrol, Bubble Guppies and Blaze and the Monster Machines, as well as the premiere of a brand-new Bubble Guppies episode, “Too Bright for Movie Night,” on Friday, Aug. 14, at 11 a.m. (ET/PT).
The network recently announced the greenlight of a brand-new animated preschool series, Baby Shark’s Big Show! (working title) set to debut with an all-new original holiday special this December, with premieres rolling out across its preschool platforms in spring 2021. Following the U.S. launch, the series will roll out on Nickelodeon and Nick Jr. channels internationally.
Co-produced by Nickelodeon Animation Studio and SmartStudy, the global entertainment company behind the beloved children’s brand Pinkfong, the 2D-animated series (26 half-hour episodes) will follow Baby Shark and his best friend William as they journey on fun-filled comedic adventures in their community of Carnivore Cove, meet new friends and sing original catchy tunes along the way.
In addition to Nickelodeon and SmartStudy’s partnership to produce Baby Shark’s Big Show!, ViacomCBS Consumer Products (VCP) is managing consumer products licensing worldwide, excluding China, Korea and Southeast Asia, for the Baby Shark property.