In 2009 Monsters vs. Aliens hit theaters and was well received by critics and did pretty well financially, so why hasn’t there been a sequel or anything beyond a couple of TV specials?
Now thanks to Nickelodeon fans of the film will finally get a weekly dose of their favorite alien fighting monsters in the all-new TV series Monsters vs. Aliens. The series follows B.O.B, the blob with a brain; Link, the fish man; Dr. Cockroach, the half-man/half-insect mad scientist; and Susan the incredible growing woman as they learn to adapt to a new world working alongside a group of bizarre aliens. The premiere episode titled “Welcome to Area Fifty-Something” has them stationed at Area fifty-Something to protect the planet, but a lone alien, Coverton arrives and imprisons the President making a permanent home on base.
The half hour special premieres on March 23rd following the Nickelodeon 26th Annual Kids’ Choice Awards hosted by Josh Duhamel.
For more information head over to http://www.nick.com/shows/monstersvsaliens