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Nickelodeon To Host “Hey Arnold!: From Hillwood to the Jungle!” Panel At CTN Animation eXpo 2017

Hillwood is coming to Burbank, California! To celebrate the upcoming premiere of the networks Hey Arnold! The Jungle Movie, Nickelodeon will be hosting a special Hey Arnold! panel at CTN Animation eXpo 2017!

Below is the official information for Nick’s “Hey Arnold!: From Hillwood to the Jungle!” panel at CTN Animation eXpo 2017:

“Hey Arnold!: From Hillwood to the Jungle!”

Venue: Theater 2
Sponsored By: Nickelodeon
Scheduling Date: Saturday, Nov 18, 2017 – 02:45 PM – 03:30 PM

1) Craig Bartlett (creator, Hey Arnold!)
2) Jerry Richardson (character designer, Hey Arnold!)
3) Stu Livingston (co-director, Hey Arnold! The Jungle Movie)
4) Raymie Muzquiz (director, Hey Arnold! The Jungle Movie)
5) Grace Babineau (Hey Arnold! The Jungle Movie)
6) Lizbeth Velasco

Get off your stoop and join Nickelodeon to celebrate the return of Arnold, Gerald, Helga, and all of your favorite Hillwood neighbors! Original show creator Craig Bartlett and artists from the TV movies’ production team — will explore the popularity of the animated series and what to expect when Arnold and the gang return to the TV screen in Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie, including a look at the TV movie. The panel will be moderated by Hector Navarro (Nickelodeon Animation Podcast, Geek & Sundry).

In addition to their “Hey Arnold!: From Hillwood to the Jungle!” panel, representatives from Nickelodeon’s Artist Program, Recruitment, Preschool, Creative Resources, and On & Off Air Brand Promo teams will also be attending CTN Animation eXpo 2017 to give advice portfolio reviews and more.

Hey Arnold! The Jungle Movie takes the kids on the field trip of a lifetime: action packed and full of adventure! They’ll join Arnold on a quest in which he’ll try to achieve his ultimate dream and finally find his missing parents. It all starts when Arnold and his classmates take a trip to San Lorenzo, South America, which, coincidentally, is the last place Arnold’s parents were seen! Their trip takes a turn when pirates kidnap Arnold and his friends! From there it’s one jungle hazard after another, and the gang must put their heads together to get out of danger. As the leader of the journey, Arnold must make sure he and his friends survive safely, all while working towards a reunion he’s dreamt of his whole life!

The two-hour TV movie features a storyline that picks up from where the original series ended in the "The Journal" in 2004 and resolves unanswered questions and plotlines-including Arnold finally getting answers about the whereabouts of his missing parents, Arnold's last name, and how Arnold feels about Helga! The movie is co-written and executive produced by the series’ original creator Craig Bartlett and produced by Nickelodeon in Burbank, Calif.

Hey Arnold! The Jungle Movie will premiere on Friday, Nov. 24, from 7:00-9:00 p.m. (ET/PT) on Nickelodeon USA, as part of the networks Thanksgiving celebrations.

Viewers can visit the Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie page on and the Nick App, along with the Hey Arnold! Facebook page and Instagram, to get a look at the TV movie. Fans can also watch full-length episodes on and the Nick App.

NickSplat will celebrate Hey Arnold! throughout the month of November with fan-favorite episodes every night from 12:00 a.m.-1:00 a.m. (ET/PT). In addition, NickSplat will treat fans to a marathon of every single Hey Arnold! episode beginning Friday, Nov. 17, through Friday, Nov. 24, from 11:00 p.m.–6:00 a.m. (ET/PT). Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie encores Saturday, Nov. 25, and Friday, Dec. 1, at 12:00 a.m. (ET/PT) on TeenNick.

More Nick: Arnold And Crew Are Back In Nickelodeon’s “Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie”, Premiering Friday, Nov. 24, At 7pm (ET/PT) On Nick USA!

H/T: Animation Magazine; Additional sources: IMDb,

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