Nickelodeon has ordered 20 additional episodes of its comedy Sam & Cat, it was announced by Russell Hicks, president, Content Development and Production, Nickelodeon.
Sam & Cat is currently stated to be the network’s number-one live-action series. It airs regularly Saturdays at 8:00 p.m. (ET/PT) on Nickelodeon.
“Kids have already shown their love for Jennette and Ariana’s crazy adventures and comedic talent in Sam & Cat,” said Hicks. “We are thrilled to be delivering even more of their wild antics from this successful series.”
New episodes of Sam & Cat will continue to roll out this year and debut on Nick channels internationally beginning October.
Special upcoming guest stars include iconic comedy duo Penny Marshall and Cindy Williams (Laverne & Shirley), in their first appearance in a scripted series in over 30 years, and Sophia Grace and Rosie of The Ellen DeGeneres Show who reprise their roles as troublemakers Gwen and Ruby.
For an opportunity to be part of Sam & Cat, fans can visit http://SAMandCAT.nick.com to submit photos of themselves for the chance to see them appear in future episodes of the show.
The site is also home to the “Lil’ Sam & Cat Show,” a series of animated shorts that give a behind-the-scenes look at how Sam & Cat is made and what life is like on set with Jennette McCurdy and Ariana Grande.