Nickelodeon developing a SpongeBob SquarePants’ spinoff show with about Patrick called, The Patrick Star Show. According to Deadline, The Patrick Star Show is will see SpongeBob’s best friend host his own late-night talk show. Nickelodeon still working on closing the deals but voiceover recordings already have started for the project.
The 13-episode first season will revolve around Patrick and his family. Patrick made his first appearance in the series’ pilot episode “Help Wanted” on May 1, 1999. Bill Fagerbakke will return to voice the character in the animated series. The Patrick Star Show is one of the many spinoff series spawning from the SpongeBob SquarePants series.
SpongeBob SquarePants cartoons show was created by Stephen Hillenburg for Nickelodeon. Hillenburg took many of the show’s ideas from his 1989 unpublished educational comic book titled The Intertidal Zone. The character was first named SpongeBoy, and the series was to be called SpongeBoy Ahoy!, but were both changed, as the name was already trademarked. The anime show premiered on July 17, 1999.
The animated television series first film “The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie” was released in theatres in 2004. A stand-alone sequel titled The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water was released on February 6, 2015. The 3rd SpongeBob Squarepants animated film is scheduled sometime in 2020.