SpongeBob SquarePants’ pal Patrick gets his own spinoff with The Patrick Star Show, debuting Friday, July 9 at 7 p.m. ET/PT on Nickelodeon. The show dives into the background of young Patrick, when he was just a kid starfish, hosting his own variety show for the neighborhood from his television-turned bedroom.
Following that debut, Nickelodeon will premiere its first new original animated series in five years, Middlemost Post, from SpongeBob SquarePants’ alum John Trabbic III. The series follows a former rain cloud, a brawny mailman and their magical pet walrus as they deliver packages to the unusual inhabitants of Mount Middlemost.
Patrick Star continues to be voiced by Bill Fagerbakke alongside new cast members Tom Wilson as Patrick’s dad Cecil Star, Cree Summer as his mom Bunny, Jill Talley as his eight-year-old little sister Squidina and Dana Snyder as Patrick’s genius grandpa GrandPat Star. Summer also voices Grandma Tentacles.
Other cast members include Tom Kenny, Rodger Bumpass, Carolyn Lawrence, Clancy Brown and Mr. Lawrence.
SpongeBob SquarePants’ Marc Ceccarelli, Vincent Waller and Jennie Monica co-executive produce the series. The Patrick Star Show is developed for television by Claudia Spinelli, senior vice president of animation development at Nickelodeon, with production overseen by Kelley Gardner, vice president, current series, animation, Nickelodeon.
Middlemost Post’s voice cast includes Becky Robinson as Parker J. Cloud, as as cloud whose desire is to spread cheer; John DiMaggio as Angus Roy Shackelton, Parker’s boss and proprietor of the Middlemost Post; Kiren as Lily, Parker’s best friend and master inventor; Colton Dunn as Mayor Peeve, the petty Mayor of the city of Somewhere locked in a petty, one-sided feud with Angus; and Johnny Pemberton as Ryan, Mayor Peeve’s loyal assistant.
Middlemost Post is created and co-executive produced by Trabbic. Dave Johnson serves as co-executive producer and story editor for Middlemost Post, with production overseen by Gardner.
Each series will continue to roll out new episodes on Friday nights and will debut internationally this fall.