Hang on to your diapies because it’s time for a whole lot more of unforgettable adventures with Tommy, Chuckie, Angelica, Susie, Phil and Lil in the all-new Rugrats animated series! The hit ’90s classic truly changed the game and allowed viewers to see the world in a unique and imaginative way through the perspectives of these fun-loving babies. From potty-training to visiting Paris, we’ve been able to be a part of the Rugrats’ biggest life moments and milestones – watching them have a great amount of fun, face their fears and grow up. Now, we get to join the babies on even more magnificent escapades in the new CG-animated series premiering on the acclaimed streaming service, Paramount+ on May 27th.
To give the true, authentic feel and pure magic that fans experienced while watching the phenomenal series in the ’90s, Nickelodeon is reuniting the original voice cast for the reimagining of this iconic series. E.G. Daily (Tommy), Nancy Cartwright (Chuckie), Cheryl Chase (Angelica), Cree Summer (Susie) and Kath Soucie (Phil and Lil) will all be reprising their roles and sharing their great, unrivaled talents again to the lovable characters.
Nickelodeon also announced the other spectacular cast-members who will be bringing the rest of the beloved Rugrats characters to life. According to the press release, brilliant voice talent joining the original cast-members include “Ashley Rae Spillers (Vice Principals) and Tommy Dewey (The Mindy Project), who will be voicing the roles of Tommy’s parents; Tony Hale (Arrested Development), as Chuckie’s father; Natalie Morales (Dead to Me), as Phil and Lil’s mother; Anna Chlumsky (Veep) and Timothy Simons (Veep), as Angelica’s parents; Nicole Byer (Nailed It!) and Omar Miller (Ballers), as Susie’s parents; and Michael McKean (Better Call Saul), as Grandpa Lou Pickles.” Talk about an incredible, all-star cast to bring the great bliss of the wonderful series to our screens.
The original Rugrats series brought pure joy to people of all ages for nine seasons over the course of 13 years, and this exceptional, reboot series will allow a new generation of kids to experience the unparalleled excitement that these talking toddlers continue to bring. With three, successful theatrical releases, a countless amount of outstanding consumer products and a total of 172 episodes since it first debuted in 1991, Rugrats is a record-breaking and history-making show that will always hold a special place in everyone’s hearts.
A baby’s gotta do what a baby’s gotta do – mark your calendars and join Tommy, Chuckie, Angelica and their crew for more pint-sized festivities in the new Rugrats premiering on May 27th on Paramount+. Watch a clip from the series below along with the full official trailer.
Comment below and tell me or tweet me at @alexisjoyvipacc, what would YOU like to see happen in this marvelous, new Rugrats series?!