Saturday, July 27, 2013

Nickelodeon UK Announces Summer Marathons Line-Up

The Nickelodeon UK fanblog NickUKHub is reporting the exciting Nick UK News, that, to celebrate the 2013 British and Irish school summer holidays, Nickelodeon UK & Ireland and Nickelodeon HD UK will be showing back-to-back episodes of a fantastic selection of popular Nickelodeon shows every weekday and weekend throughout the summer holidays, as part of "Summer on Nickelodeon UK 2013"!

As part of Nick's Summer highlights, Nick will be airing evening marathons of a favourite Nickelodeon show every weekday between 8:30pm and 11:00pm (repeated from 9:30pm to 12:00am on Nick UK's plus one (+1) timeshift channel, Nick+), with each week dedicated to a different popular Nick show. Below is Nickelodeon UK's weekday evening marathons line-up:

Monday 22nd July - Friday 26th July 2013: iCarly
Monday 29th July - Friday 2nd August 2013: Life With Boys
Monday 5th August - Friday 9th August 2013: Victorious
Monday 12th August - Friday 16th August 2013: Big Time Rush
Monday 19th August - Friday 23rd August 2013: Dance Academy

To further celebrate the summer school holidays, Nick UK will be showing weekend marathons of hit shows every weekend from 10:00am and 4:00pm (replayed between 11:00pm to 5:00pm on Nick+), with a different show showcased each day, as part of a brand new programming block called "Nickelodeon's Summer Weekends". The block features its own on-air design package, including bumpers. Nickelodeon UK's weekend marathons line-up will be. On Sunday 18th August 2013, Nick UK will be dedicating the block to a great selection of popular movies and specials.

Saturday 27th July 2013 - iCarly
Sunday 28th July 2013 - Big Time Rush

Saturday 3rd August 2013 - How to Rock
Sunday 4th August 2013 - Fred: The Show

Saturday 10th August 2013 - VICTORiOUS
Sunday 11th August 2013 - Life With Boys

Saturday 17th August 2013 - Marvin Marvin
Sunday 18th August 2013 - Back-to-back movies and specials.

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UK's Channel 5 To Premiere "Power Rangers Megaforce" From Saturday 3rd August 2013

The British national daily newspaper The Guardian is reporting the Nickelodeon News in their official website's online television guide that the UK terrestrial television broadcaster Channel 5 and Channel 5 HD will start to premiere and show Saban's "Power Rangers Megaforce", the 20th and latest series in the long-running "Power Rangers" franchise, on Saturday 3rd August 2013 at 10:15am (repeated at 11:15am on Ch.5's plus-one (+1) timeshift channel, Channel 5 +1).

Bandai UK recently released the first wave of PRM merchandise from Bandai's brand new "Power Rangers Megaforce" toyline, which is available to buy in shops around the UK now.

It is currently unknown when or if Nickelodeon UK and Ireland is also planning to air "Power Rangers Megaforce".
10:15 Power Rangers: Megaforce [SUB [Subtitles] HD]

Series 1. Episode 1/22New series. The Warstar aliens plan a massive invasion of Earth, leaving the planet's supernatural guardian to call on five teenagers with the talent and attitude to form the ultimate fighting team. Troy Burrows arrives late for his first day of school to find Emma, Gia, Noah and Jake debating which species will outlive all others, before they are recruited as power rangers to combat the invaders General Children's/Youth
In the latest series of "Power Rangers", "Power Rangers Megaforce", when the evil Warstar aliens attack Earth, the supernatural guardian Gosei, assigned to protect the Earth by Zordon, and his faithful robot assistant Tensou recruit five teenagers with attitude to combat the invading forces. Equipped with powers that grant them mastery over martial arts and other forms of combat, the teenagers transform into the latest champions of good: The Power Rangers Megaforce. This season introduces new cast members Ciara Hanna as Gia, the Yellow Ranger; Christina Masterson as Emma, the Pink Ranger; Andrew Gray as Troy, the Red Ranger; John Mark Loudermilk as Noah, the Blue Ranger; and Azim Rizk as the new Black Ranger, with Chris Auer providing the voice of Robo Knight.

Thanks to Twitter user @wizardboy1011 for alerting me to the news!
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