With regard to the broadcast of the final episodes of icarly And Victorious between late 2012 and early 2013, Nickelodeon ordered a few pilot episodes for potential series that would provide some continuity to these popular shows sitcom Teenager. And one of them would be about nothing more and nothing less than the ultimate comic relief icarly: Orenthal Cornelius Hayes Gibson, also known as “Gibby”.
However, the project did not receive approval from the network and was eventually canceled. For a decade, the only material circulating about the production were some images from the sets as well as the alleged ones script the consequence. It lasted until October 6, 2023 Media Garage The full pilot has leaked Gibby. Although this YouTube channel – which focused on abandoned television projects – deleted the footage hours later, there was no shortage of users supporting the file.
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The pilot was developed and produced by Dan Schneiderthe controversial creator of icarly, Victorious and other Nickelodeon hits like Drake & Josh either Zoey 101. Next to Noah Munck Upon his return as Gibby, we would see a new cast of characters: River Alexander like Flip, Dusan Brown like Winston, Adam Dorfman like Markon And Taylor Groothius Like Ozzie.
Is the premise of spin off? After being punished for bringing a weasel to class that attacks a teacher, Principal Franklin sends Gibby to work in the Ridgeway School cafeteria. There he meets four eccentric children who suffer from bullying. Gibby begins spending time with these children at The Bixby recreation and play center, where he eventually gets a job and becomes something of a mentor to them.
In the end, Nickelodeon only supported the production of a series of these Schneider-produced pilots: Sam & Cat. However, that is Crossovers The lead roles with Jennette McCurdy and Ariana Grande also had no luck. The series was canceled after just one season.
Does it deserve it? GibbyHe spin off from icarly, an opportunity? No. But judge for yourself:
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The original icarly is available on Netflix and Paramount Plus. He revival is available exclusively on Paramount Plus.