Netflix and Nickelodeon have recently announced a massive $ 200 million multi-year contract for a number of original animations. So far, Netflix has received shows such as Rocko's Modern Life: Static Cling and Invader Zim: Enter the Florpus . According to sources, a new spin-off revolving around Squidward, SpongeBob's irritated neighbor, will be part of the deal.
According to Rodger Bumpass, Squidward is an accomplished musician who plays the clarinet. In the original show, he is most often irritated by SpongeBob's blissful naivety, but there are also cases where he is not grumpy at all, as if he led a brass band in the episode "Band Geeks" from season 2 -off was a "music-based project "but not much else has been revealed. It is still unclear whether the animation will be a series or a movie. Netflix's business with Nickelodeon was likely motivated by fiercer competition with Disney +, the streaming platform that has more than 1
Stay tuned as you learn more about the project.
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