The Smurfs on Nickelodeon Asia
October 4 - December 31
Blue and small and standing only three apples tall, The Smurfs debut on Nickelodeon in an all-new series.
Fresh episodes will roll out weekdays at 4.00 p.m.
Papa Smurf, Smurfette, Brainy, Hefty, Clumsy and the other inhabitants of Smurf Village return in new adventures packed with humour, heart and high-stakes action along with a new tribe of girl Smurfs led by brave and wise matriarch Willow.
To recap, Papa Smurf is the father figure keeping the other Smurfs in line, Smurfette is a curious Smurf who is always ready to take part in new adventures, Gargamel is a conniving human wizard with a bottomless thirst to capture Smurfs, Brainy considers himself the smartest of the bunch and Willow is the brave and wise matriarch of a new tribe of girl Smurfs.
Fun facts about the Smurfs
- Smurfs stand three apples high, and have tails as well!
- The addition of the all-new tribe of female Smurfs bumps the number of Smurfs up to 100, and each of them have their own unique personality!
- Sarsaparilla and Smurfberries are staple foods for the Smurfs in the original comics. Sarsaparilla, also known as sarsi locally, is said to taste similar to root beer!
- The very first Smurfs comic The Smurfs and The Magic Flute was published in 1958. These little blue friends celebrate 63 years of zany adventures this year.
- 1 Smurfs Haribo sweet is eaten each minute across the world.
- Similar to the word ‘can’ in Singlish, the word ‘Smurf’ in the Smurf language has limitless meanings. It can be used as a both a verb and a noun – how Smurfy is that?