What does it take to become a mogul? It’s time to find out in Nickelodeon’s brand new, amazing, animated show, Middle School Moguls. With back-to-school being right around the corner, kids will definitely enjoy watching Middle School Moguls as they get ready to kick-off another awesome, new school-year. Middle School Moguls follows four, new friends as they work to create their own companies while attending Mogul Academy, a school that helps make kids’ dreams come true. Middle School Moguls consists of four, half-hour specials and will premiere on Sunday, September 8th at 11:00 AM ET/PT. New episodes will continue to air every Sunday in September at 11:00 AM ET/PT.
Let’s learn more about the terrific show here: “Each special will look at life inside the exclusive Mogul Academy through the eyes of first-year students and moguls-in-training: Valeria, a budding sports gear innovator, voiced by Olympic gold medalist Laurie Hernandez; Winnie, an aspiring pet chef, voiced by Daniella Perkins (Knight Squad); Celeste, a smart-tech inventor, voiced by Jade Pettyjohn (School of Rock); and Yuna, an edgy fashion designer, voiced by Haley Tju (Bella and the Bulldogs). Together, the girls work to tackle grown-up challenges by thinking outside of the box and “mogulizing” to make their big dreams a reality” (source: press release).
The show clearly has a sensational cast with four, admirable ladies (Laurie Hernandez, Daniella Perkins, Jade Pettyjohn and Haley Tju) voicing the roles of these extraordinary characters. “In the first episode of Middle School Moguls, “The Making of a Mogul,” Valeria’s business is discovered by a robot recruiter and she’s selected to attend Mogul Academy, a school for budding young entrepreneurs” (source: press release).
In addition to the remarkable cast, there will be a countless amount of phenomenal celebrities who will be guest-starring and lending their voices to characters in the show. According to the press release, “Middle School Moguls also features guest voice actors including: fashion and television personality Tim Gunn (Project Runway) as Wren, a non-binary teacher in the Mogul Academy Fashion Branch; Jane Lynch (Glee) as Victoria Steele, the Headmaster of Mogul Academy; Nickelodeon star and YouTube sensation JoJo Siwa as Josie, a communications mogul and head journalist for the school blog, The Daily Juice; Ricardo Hurtado (School of Rock) as Finn, a free-spirited athlete and fellow student; actor and YouTube star Alex Wassabi as Ethan, the girls’ comedic Resident Advisor; entrepreneur Kheris Rogers as Kheris, a budding beauty and fashion mogul; Nicole Sullivan (Black-ish) as sports Mogul Marci Stern, the head of the academy’s athletic branch; and Garcelle Beauvais and Sean Patrick Thomas as Winnie’s hardworking parents.”
It’s time to become a mogul – be sure to mark your calendars and tune in to the premiere of Middle School Moguls on Sunday, September 8th at 11:00 AM ET/PT on Nickelodeon!