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Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness, also known as Kung Fu Panda: The Series, is an upcoming American animated television series based on the Kung Fu Panda movies. The series was originally going to air in 2010; now, it is slated to premiere on Playhouse Jarielsometime on October 1, 2011. A sneak preview will be shown on September 19, 2011. With the exception of James Hong, none of the original actors from the films will reprise their roles in this series.


Master Po (Mick Wingert), who is the Dragon Warrior and still a child at heart, and the Furious Five (Kari Wahlgren, James Sie, Max Koch, Kate Higgins, Amir Talai) defend the Valley of Peace from villains of different kinds.


Main article: List of Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness episodes

Season Episodes Originally aired (U.S. dates)
Season premiere Season finale
1 TBA October 21, 2011[2] TBA


Main article: List of Kung Fu Panda characters*Mick Wingert as Po[3]

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The series's musical score is done by the Track Team.[5] In addition, Sifu Kisu will be the martial arts consultant for the show as he was on the Avatar: The Last Airbender series.[6]


The show will also be taking part in Nickelodeon's revamp to their cartoon season on television. As an early promotion, Po was featured in a Nickelodeon bumper with all the characters of the shows set to premiere (or were renewed) in 2011.[7] On July 23, an exclusive sneak peek of the show was shown at the 2011 San Diego Comic-Con, with producers and members of the voice cast present at the panel.[8] A sneak peek episode is also planned for the DVD/Blu-ray release for Kung Fu Panda 2.[9] In addition, a sneak-peak episode was aired on September 19.


  1. ^ "Nickelodeon Builds on Animation Legacy by Adding Unprecedented 450 Episodes of New Animated Programming to Schedule Over the Next Three Years". Nickelodeon via PR Newswire. March 10, 2011. Retrieved September 24, 2011.
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  3. ^ a b c Harris, Jeffrey (July 23, 2011). "SDCC2011: Nickelodeon Unveils "Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness"". Retrieved July 29, 2011.
  4. ^ a b c d e f "Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness chops Nickelodeon". ToonBarn. March 31, 2011. Retrieved August 23, 2011.
  5. ^ "Starting up on "Kung Fu Panda"". The Track Team. September 16, 2010. Retrieved August 27, 2011.
  6. ^ Sifu Kisu (July 29th, 2011). "Post #2 for Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness". Kung Fu Magazine Forums. Retrieved September 25, 2011.
  7. ^ ToonBarn Rob (May 3, 2011). "Nickelodeon asks: Are you ready? TMNT, TUFF Puppy, Fairly OddParents, SpongeBob, Kung-Fu Panda". ToonBarn. Retrieved September 24, 2011.
  8. ^ Timmy (July 23, 2011). "SDCC 2011: Friday Comic-Con Schedule". MovieWeb. Retrieved September 24, 2011.
  9. ^ "'Kung Fu Panda 2' Blu-ray Up for Pre-Order!". High-Def Digest. 2011-06-26.!/7166. Retrieved 2011-06-27.

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