NICKELODEON DEBUTS MIRACULOUS TALES OF LADYBUG & CAT NOIR, BRAND-NEW CGI-ANIMATED ACTION SERIES, SUNDAY, DEC. 6
Half-Hour Series Follows the Adventures of Two Superheroes Brought Together to Save the World
Combining action-packed adventure with superhero elements, Nickelodeon will premiere the 3D, CGI-animated sitcom Miraculous Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir Sunday, Dec. 6, at 12:00 p.m. E.T. Based on an original concept by Zag, the 26-episode series (a co-production between Zag, Method Animation, Toei Animation and SamG, with the participation of TF1, Disney Channel EMEA, SK Broadband and AB droits audiovisuels), follows two junior high students, Marinette and Adrien, chosen to save Paris from the evil doings of a mysterious super-villain. The storylines and adventures are rich with friends, family, fun, secret identity, transformation, villains, fashion, creativity and more, all within the spectacular backdrop of Paris. New episodes will continue to air regularly Sundays at 12:00 p.m. E.T. through December on Nickelodeon.
As secret identity superheroes Ladybug and Cat Noir, Marinette and Adrien must balance the crazy antics of normal teen life while stopping weekly baddies deployed by Hawk Moth to steal their powers and take over the world. With the help of their magical pets, and miraculous jewels, the duo transform into their alter egos, Ladybug and Cat Noir, and are granted powers of speed, strength, agility and a clear mind.
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