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‘Rugrats’ Co-Creator Arlene Klasky Inks With CAA

Exclusive: Arlene Klasky has signed with CAA at a time when her beloved Rugrats franchise is being relaunched.

Nickelodeon is bringing the animated series back with a 26-episode order on which Klasky will serve as Ep. Concurrently, Paramount Players is developing a Rugrats live action/animated hybrid with Klasky as a producer.

Klasky won three-time Daytime Emmy Awards for Rugrats, which she co-created, and counts 12 Primetime Emmy noms overall for the animated series which she executive produced including As Told by Ginger and Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man.  Rugrats ran for nine seasons and nearly 200 episodes from 1991 to 2004 and was spun off into a successful film trilogy which grossed close to $300M worldwide. The first Rugrats Movie was the first non-Disney animated film to gross $100 million domestically, while its soundtrack went platinum.

Klasky went on to co-create other hit shows for Nickelodeon such as Rocket PowerThe Wild Thornberrys (she

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