Fred Figglehorn, created & performed by Lucas Cruikshank, is the #1 Teen & Tween program on YouTube, as well as a hit movie on Nickelodeon. The 18 year old internet sensation is YouTube’s #6 Most Viewed Comedian and the #7 Most Subscribed Channel with 2.3 million subscribers. Now, Cruikshank is presenting Fred Figglehorn’s first animated series, coming exclusively to his YouTube channel.
The brand new series, entitled It’s Fred! will follow the trials and tribulations of the classic Fred characters, starring Lucas Cruikshank as the voices of Fred, Jake Weary, Taryn Southern, and Loraine Newman. The series, developed and written by Eryk Casemiro and Kate Boutilier (The Wild Thornberries and Rugrats), will comprise of 9 episodes that will debut every Thursday starting today with Episode 1, “FRED Gets Adopted.”
Along with each episode will be a new photo caption contest with a frame from the following week’s show. A winner for the contest will be announced every Wednesday (the day before the new episode airs) on Fred’s official Facebook page.