Jennette McCurdy addresses Ariana Grande feud

E! News caught up with Sam & Cat’s Jennette McCurdy, star of the upcoming Netflix series Between. McCurdy was reportedly at odds with former Nickelodeon co-star Ariana Grande before their show was axed, but she cleared the air on her status with the singer. And in case any of you guys were hoping for a juicy feud—sorry!

“I just feel that, you know Ariana and I were and are extremely close and very like-minded in a lot of different ways and then, sorta as the show dissolved, everybody wanted to find some sort of hidden meaning in our relationship,” McCurdy tells us (see more Tuesday on E! News).
“Some like drama and I think we butted heads at times but in a very sisterly way. She knows me so well and I know her so well that I think it was unfortunate that things kind of got misconstrued.”

Jennette continued to explain that working long hours beside Grande for those years created a friendship that cannot be penetrated.

“There is certainly like a friend dynamic but then once you’re around that person for—I mean, Carly, Sam & Cat—once we didn’t have child labor laws we could work like 16 hours a day so you are around these people constantly and It’s just natural that you’re gonna have ups and downs,” she says.
“But you bond so much and you’re so close that you can’t go through that experience and…I can’t imagine a world where you would not come out extreme friends. I mean I have bonds with both Miranda Cosgrove and Ariana that are impenetrable.”

Shortly after Nickelodeon canceled Sam & Cat, McCurdy addressed many issues via reddit. “I am not a role model. I don’t claim to be, I don’t try to be, and I don’t want to be. There was a time when I tried to live up to the aggrandizing title, that pedestal of a thing. Maybe it wasn’t so much that I was trying to live up to it,” she wrote. “Perhaps I thought I could and I thought I was supposed to, so I gave it my best shot.”
McCurdy said she can “admit” it now. “Back in my adolescence, I was more amiable, bubbly, and on lightly humid days, maybe even flouncy,” the 22-year-old vented. “I was role model material and then some.”

UPDATE: Jennette McCurdy had another interview with People Now about how the two are still hanging out together. In fact, they both had coffee together before Ariana went on tour!

Sam & Cat is officially cancelled

After being put on a “permanent hiatus” in April following some behind-the-scene drama, Nickelodeon hit comedy series Sam & Cat has been being officially cancelled, with promos for the last produced episode, No. 36, #GettingWiggy, calling it a series finale. “Nickelodeon will not be producing more episodes of Sam & Cat,” the network said in a statement. “We are very proud of the show and its very talented cast and we wish them all the best.”

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So the news is out about Sam & Cat. I felt it wasn’t my place to make any sort of announcement so I kept quiet until now. I want to thank Nickelodeon for making a childhood dream of mine come true, for being a family to me, for being so accommodating and supportive of my multitasking with my music career, and for of course introducing me to many of my fans however many years ago. I want to thank Dan Schneider (@DanWarp) for allowing me to play such a special, beautiful character who I hid behind for so long. What I mean by that is when I was younger, people loved Cat so much I used to pretend to be more like her. It took me a long time to be brave enough to separate myself and show people how different we actually are…. I think that’s honestly because I admire her so much. Her appreciation for life and everybody she encounters. Her passion and genuine excitement for the little things that most people dread like school projects and work. She always saw negative obstacles as opportunities to make things good.
I will always hold Cat near and dear to my heart and appreciate her help in my personal growth from teenager to adult. I know she seems like a simple, daft character (and she is) but she played such a huge part in my life I just wanted to express my appreciation for her and share some of the things I love most about her. I think a lot of people could take a page out of her book…… she wouldn’t judge anybody by their appearance…. she believed the best in people…. she wasn’t afraid of anything or anybody…. she never let people’s judgements hold her back from doing what she wanted, acting how she wanted, dressing how she wanted wanted, dying her hair however she wanted… she never held back her enthusiasm or joy for fear of appearing some sort of way or for fear of jinxing the good that is real (which is something I personally do all the time but I wish I could shake that and celebrate every little thing like she does).

One of my favorite things about Cat was that she never lost her sense of wonder. As we grow up we become more and more jaded and fearful of how we come across. We hold back a little more, protect ourselves a little more and although Cat goes through the same ridicule as anybody else does growing up, she never changed or lost her childlike wonder. To me that’s the bravest, most special thing about her. She actually reminds me a lot of Frankie in that way.
So I know a lot of people will think this is a lot for some ‘dumb’ kids show character…. but to me she is actually a lot smarter, stronger and braver than all the rest of us.

Hopefully we’ll find out one day if Cat & Robbie ever got married. If I had any say in the story from here on out I’d make sure they were happily married with sweet, eccentric, Jewish, artificially red headed babies. Cat would constantly find herself reminding Aunt Sam to leave the butter sock and other dangerous weapons out of the house. They’d live down the street from Jade and Beck, also happily married with purple and black haired, pale, grungy, beautiful, goth babies. 🙂

Thank you to the cast and crew who I spent almost every day with for a good 4 or 5 years. Thanks for lighting us beautifully, shooting us beautifully, making the most incredible props, yelling at us when we were running late to set, keeping us on track and most of all for making it such a positive work environment. The guys behind the scenes couldn’t have been more pleasant or hard working and I appreciate them for that so much. I can’t imagine that there is a more pleasant or professional crew in Hollywood.

Thank you from the bottom of my heart to a true friend of mine, Dan Schneider. I will never take these memories or lessons learned for granted.

Lastly, thank you to my fans who have been with me since all of this started… you are the most loyal, dedicated and continuously loving supporters I could ever imagine. We’ve been through so much and you are still here… and we’ve got a long way to go. 🙂
Thank you for believing in me, accepting me and loving me. I love you forever.


Sam & Cat had been a runaway success by any measure. The series, from proven hitmaker Dan Schneider, brought together two popular characters from two popular Nick series – iCarly’s Sam Puckett and Victorious‘ Cat Valentine — played by two of the network’s best-known stars and best friends, Jennette McCurdy and Ariana Grande, respectively. The series has been a ratings hit, quickly becoming Nickelodeon’s highest-rated series. Last July, only a month into Sam & Cat’s run, Nick doubled its freshman order from 20 to 40 episodes. Its hourlong Jan. 18 episode drew 4.8 million total viewers.

But as production went on for Sam & Cat‘s 40-episode first season, rumors started circulating about discord on the set, with emotions running high and McCurdy and Grande sometimes showing up late. The grueling, 40-episode shoot had been taxing on everyone. Additionally, McCurdy had been going through a difficult time in her personal life for the past six months and recently had to deal with the leak of racy photos, while Grande’s music career has taken off big time. Both have been at Nickelodeon for a long time, McCurdy for more than seven years and Grande for more than four. Both are entering adulthood, and word is both were feeling constrained at kids-focused Nickelodeon and are ready to move on.

Things came to a head in late March when McCurdy publicly accused Nickelodeon of unfair treatment. She also fueled speculation about a rift with her longtime best friend Grande by un-following Grande on social media and not joining her co-star at Nickelodeon’s Kids Choice Awards. A few days later, production on the series was shut down with four episodes from Season 1 left to shoot. They will not be filmed, and there will not be a second season either. Meanwhile, Nick is in production on the new comedy series from Schneider, the 20-episode Henry Danger.

Sam & Cat: #DroneBabyDrone

Cat is trying to do her homework on a news story, but she hates the news. Then she decides to let Sam and Dice do her homework. Sam ripped a guy’s steering wheel out of his car after the guy ticked her off. Sam, Cat, and Dice then discover a website that sends different items with a flying drone. [toggle title=”Plot”] Sam, Cat, and Dice are looking out at different doors in the apartment trying to find their drone. Then Nona comes in and asks Cat where the fire is. Cat sent Nona a text that said a fire was in their apartment. They explain to Nona about their drone and Sam and Nona spray Dice with the fire extinguisher Nona brought. The four then hear the drone and look out their door, but don’t see anything and look out the other doorway. They see the drone and it crashes through their window. Sam & Cat are happy their stuff came. The next day, Sam & Cat are arguing with a man about their broken window and then a guy from the drone company comes in and notices Sam & Cat’s broken window and offers them a full month of free drones dropping off any items they want and the man too. Sam & Cat are later getting lots of packages from lots of drones while Nona is babysitting their baby. Nona is annoyed with Sam & Cat’s obsession with the drones. Sam is packing a item she wants to get refunded. Cat agrees to put it on their doorstep while Nona wants Cat with come with her to drop the baby off with the mother. Cat drops of the package off at their door and Nona drops the baby next to the package and goes to get something she forgot for the baby and Cat has to pee. The drone then comes and mistakenly picks up the baby carriage instead of the package. Nona comes out and sees the carriage gone and looks up at the sky and sees the drone taking away the baby and she screams. Cat and Nona are calling the drone company about the drone picking up the baby while Sam is calling Tubba Chicken for spicy chicken. Sam, Cat, and Nona decide to go to the drone company and get the baby. At the company, they ask the same guy that was in their apartment about the baby and he reveals the drones mistakenly pick up the wrong things all the time, like babies, pets, and snakes, and wigs. They go to a room where the keep all the items mistakenly carried by the drones. Then Sam & Cat don’t remember which baby is the baby they were babysitting because there is at least 7 babies. Nona then comes up with an idea that the baby laughed when she fell down and that’s how they can find out which one is the right baby. Sam pushes Nona down and one of the babies laughs and they pick up that baby. Then Sam & Cat start to leave while Nona is still on the ground. One of the drones picks up Nona’s hair and rips it off her head. Sam & Cat laugh at Nona’s bald head. And the three go back home to eat chicken from Tubba Chicken. [/toggle] [toggle title=”FACTS”]

  • We meet the building manager this episode.
  • Cat grabbing her hair when the worker mentions the drones taking lady’s wigs may be a reference to how Ariana starting wearing a wig in #MagicATM.
  • Zapathon Drones might be a reference to the upcoming Amazon Air drones.


  • The title is a reference to the The Tramps song, Disco Inferno, as one of the lyrics of the song is Burn, Baby, Burn.
  • Cat mentions Drake and Josh and references the episode “Two Idiots and a Baby”.

Character revelations

  • Cat hates watching the news.
  • Nona wears a wig.


  • Cat mentions Drake & Josh as a show, while Crazy Steve from that show has been in SuperPsycho, and the show can be seen in the TV program in FavoriteShow.
    • However, this kind of goof has often been seen in Dan’s shows since iCarly and Victorious, in which Dan’s pasts shows like Drake & Josh and Zoey 101 have been referred as shows by some ways, even though some characters from these shows have been in iCarly and Victorious.

Running gags

  • People threatening to punch Dice in the face for stuff that wasn’t his fault.

Series continuity

  • Bang balls from “Brain Squeezers” returns.
  • Cat hates watching the news, like in iCarly, Carly doesn’t watch the news.
  • Dice is wearing a penny-tee.


Lil’ Sam & Cat Show

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Sam & Cat: #SuperPsycho

A girl named Nora Dershlit breaks out of jail. She goes after Sam to get revenge, then kidnaps Dice in her car trunk. So Sam and Cat have to try to get Dice back. Sam has to ask her old nemesis Nevel Papperman for help to get Dice back from Nora. Sam and Cat end up at Nora’s house and Nora tells Sam and Cat that she doesn’t have Dice. But Dice makes a noise in Nora’s basement, so Sam and Cat have to go get Dice and call the cops.

WATCH: The full episode is down below.

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Note: This episode will air from 7:00 – 7:45 PM right before a new Spongebob Squarepants episode, and the Kids’ Choice Awards.

Guest Starring: Noah Munck as Gibby Gibson, Reed Alexander as Nevel Papperman, and Danielle Morrow as Nora. Characters from iCarly.

Check out the promo videos and HQ stills from the episode below!


Sneak Peek

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The Lil’ Sam & Cat Show

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Ariana Grande attends the 2014 Kids Choice Awards

Ariana Grande attended the 2014 Kids Choice Awards, including the Orange Carpet. She has won 2 KCAs: Favourite TV Actress,  and Favourite TV Show (Sam & Cat). Check out all the videos and photos during the amazing event!

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Sam & Cat: #StuckInABox

Sam walks in on Cat riding her bike, which was hanging from the ceiling. Cat explains that she had a guy named Chico attach her bike to the ceiling. Sam then shows Cat that she had gotten them free tickets to Mystic Mountain and she hit them because Mystic Mountain was trying to fix their rides and they needed people to ride them and see if the rides were safe, so Sam had got them tickets so that they’d be able to go on the rides without waiting. Then, Dice comes in with Goomer, who was holding a magic box. The magic box was supposed to make anyone inside it disappear. He wants to demonstrate, but Sam doesn’t want to be his assistant. Goomer offers to be the assistant, but he’s too big to enter. Cat ends up being the assistant. However, when Dice pulls the lever that would open the box to reveal that Cat is gone, it won’t open. Goomer tries to open it, but he ends up pulling off the entire lever; Cat was trapped in the box.

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Sam and Dice can’t get the box open. Cat is panicking because she wanted to go to Mystic Mountain. Sam, Dice, Goomer, and Cat go to Bots so that Sam can get some ideas and Cat can have some fries that will go through a hole in the box. Goomer asks Tandy if he can shoot a laser and open the box. However, the laser ricochets off the box and hits Goomer’s hamburger. Goomer throws the flaming burger onto another table and Tandy makes a run for it. That night, Cat has to sleep on her bed in the box. Cat won’t stop talking about how she’s been going to Hollywood Arts High School for years and she still can’t figure out whether she wants to be a singer or an actress. Sam leaves, right before Cat starts singing a rendition of “Beautiful Dreamer.”

Cat has some orange juice and a raw egg for breakfast that morning and Sam has a bunch of pancakes and bacon. Dice and Goomer come in where Goomer sticks a drawing of Cat on the box. Dice then explains that he got the magic box from a magic store that was run by a mean guy named Vance Anderson. He’s the only guy in L.A. who would be able to open the box, but Vance was always calling Dice a terrible magician. Sam, Cat, Dice, and Goomer go to the magic store, where Vance immediately falls for Sam. This annoys Sam. Vance tells Dice that all he needed to do to get the box open was hit a button on the box. However, when Dice hits the button, it doesn’t work. Sam takes Vance outside after he continues flirting with her and then starts to hurt him. Dice and Goomer see what they think is blood on the floor. Sam comes back and says that she had knocked over his can of red paint. Sam, Dice, and Goomer bring Cat to Mystic Mountain while she was still in the box, but then, they hit a speed bump and the box falls out of the car.


WATCH: The full episode is down below.

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Sam & Cat: #FresnoGirl

Sam obtains a gun that launches hot dogs while Cat makes Fudge Piles to prepare for babysitting a girl named Kim. This dessert is so chewy that it causes people’s mouths to get stuck, including Dice’s. Once Kim shows up, she makes an agreement that Sam and Cat will buy her a Fresno Girl doll if she excels on her math test. When this happens, Sam and Cat end up paying $340 at a snooty outlet that upsells them on “accessories.” Meanwhile Goomer puts up signs to help find a missing shirt that gives him luck for MMA fights. The signs are misunderstood and Randy’s scout troop believes a trip to Hawaii is the reward for finding Goomer himself. Later, Sam accidentally hits Kim’s doll with a hot dog and damages it, so they must return to the store that upsells them yet again. Sam gets revenge by offering Fudge Piles to the employees, then telling shoppers that all merchandise is free since the salespeople cannot talk. Finally it’s revealed that Kim lied about her math test and did not pass after all; Goomer has also been abducted by Randy’s scout troop. Kim agrees to a date with Randy in exchange for Goomer’s return and to absolve the deception about her math score. It also turns out Goomer was wearing his lucky shirt, backwards, the entire time.

Watch: The full episode is down below.

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Premiere: March 15, 2014 Writers: Dan Schneider and Christopher J. Nowak Director: Steve Hoefer

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Cat is making a tray of “fudge piles.” Then, Sam comes home with a wiener shooter, which shoots wieners. Then, Goomer runs in, looking for “Timmy Tee.” Dice follows and he explains that Goomer has a lucky shirt which he named “Timmy Tee” but he had lost it. Dice eats a fudge pile, but they stick to his jaws and he can’t speak. A girl named Kim, who Sam and Cat babysit, comes in and is depressed because if she fails another math test, she’ll have to go to summer school. Sam and Cat ask her what she really wants. Kim says she wants a Fresno Girl doll, so Sam and Cat say that if Kim gets a B+ or above on her test, they’ll get her a Fresno Girl. Meanwhile, Dice sticks a fork in his mouth and Goomer tries to pull out the fork. He pulls out the fork, along with the fudge pile… and two of Dice’s teeth.

Goomer leaves flyers all over Bots so that people would know his T-shirt is missing. However, he never said that the shirt was Timmy Tee, making it seem like Goomer’s name was Timmy Tee. This makes Randy and his friends think Goomer is Timmy Tee, but they’d never given him his shirt. Randy and his friends end up hunting down Goomer. Meanwhile, Kim had gotten an A- (92%) on the test, so Sam and Cat take her to the store. Kim chooses a doll named Gabriella, but the doll’s price was ridiculously high. If they bought Gabriella half and naked, it would still be $156.20 because hair and clothes counted as accessories. Hair, clothes, and a bike cost over $100, and Sam and Cat end up losing almost all their money.

Sam is furious about how they had lost about $300. Goomer couldn’t hide in his house because they’d found out where he lives. Sam and Cat tell Goomer to lie on the floor of their bedroom facedown. Then, Sam accidentally shoots a wiener at Gabriella, knocking off her leg. Meanwhile, Randy and his friends find Goomer and kidnap him. The cost to repair Gabriella’s leg costs another $200, infuriating Sam. Sam then decides to give all the employees fudge piles, sticking their jaws together. Then, Sam announces on the speaker that all Fresno Girl dolls were free. While all the customers start grabbing everything, Sam, Cat, and Kim make their getaway. When they get home, Sam and Cat sees Kim’s test and see a 67% on it instead of the 92% Cat had seen earlier. Kim finally admits that she had made a fake test with a 92% score. Sam and Cat aren’t happy, but then, Randy comes and once again asks for his reward. However, Randy says that it’s his birthday soon and if they get him a date, he’ll release Goomer. Sam and Cat blackmail Kim into doing it. Goomer is released, but he still doesn’t have his shirt. However, it turns out that Goomer had been wearing his shirt all week; he had just been wearing it backwards.


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  • The credits feature an extended version of the scene where Matyoo sees the broken leg.
  • Fresno Girl is a parody of American Girl.
  • Goomer has a lucky shirt named Timmy Tee which he always wears before his MMA fights.
  • Goomer is superstitious.
  • Randy is a boy scout.
  • Sam, Cat and Dice give a date to Randy with Kim for his birthday, but they don’t mention to give something to Randy’s friends
  • Cat’s fudge piles being described too chewy
  • The personnel of Fresno Girl asking insane prices
  • Cat believes that Hawaii is pronounced, “Ha-way-I-I”, like she did in Victorious episode, “Brain Squeezers.”
  • One of the dolls is named Katrina, which is most likely the full first name of Victorious character Trina Vega.



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Sam & Cat: #BlooperEpisode

Jennette McCurdy, Ariana Grande, Cameron Ocasio, Maree Cheatham and Zoran Korach are on a lunch break from filming “Sam & Cat “, the cast members are interrupted by fans of the show.

WATCH: The full episode is down below.

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  • This episode continues the tradition of Dan Schneider to create blooper/clip episodes, such as “Dr. Phyllis Show” for Drake & Josh, “PCA Confidential” for Zoey 101, “iBloop” and “iBloop 2: Electric Bloopaloo” for iCarly and “Blooptorious” for Victorious.
  • Both Jennette McCurdy and Ariana Grande have already starred in a blooper episode for their previous shows.
  • This is the first time Ariana’s brunette hair appears on Sam & Cat.
  • There were three bloopers shown from Dan’s other show, “Drake & Josh”.
  • Matt Bennett, Nathan Kress and Liz Gillies were seen in bloopers from The Killer Tuna Jump episode.
  • Jerry Trainor was seen in a blooper.
  • All actors except Ariana Grande were dressed and behaved like their characters.
  • Even though this episode needed to resemble the real world, the actors still behaved like the characters they portray. They also used the in-universe PearPods and Tandy is seen to exist outside the show as well.
  • Bloopers from Drake and Josh, another Dan Schneider show, were shown, perhaps because Drake and Josh never had a blooper episode.
  • Zoran (Goomer) is not allowed to sit with the main cast because he is not a main character but Maree isn’t a main character or cast but sits with them anyway.
  • Goomer being told to go back to his table.
  • Sinjin from Victorious appeared telling Zoran Korach the actor of Goomer he knows what he’s like to be left out for not being a main character.
  • Jerry Trainor appears in Goomer’s second clip.
  • Tandy and Bungle‘s relationship, first mention in #SalmonCat, is brought up again.


Sam & Cat: #BrainCrush

Sam, Cat, Dice, and Nona go to a kid named Otis’ birthday party at Bots. However, they are the only ones at the party who weren’t playing this addicting game called Brain Crush.

WATCH: The full episode is down below.

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Sam, Cat, Dice, and Nona go to a kid named Otis’ birthday party at Bots. However, they are the only ones at the party who weren’t playing this addicting game called Brain Crush. No one could even look up or hear anything because of how absorbed they were to the game. Not even the birthday cake could help the kids look up. Sam ends up stealing the birthday cake.

The next day, Sam is trying to fix the door after she had kicked it in recently. They plan to have Nona do their laundry for them. They then find out that Dice got addicted to Brain Crush, too. Sam and Cat are angry about this. When Sam goes back to fix the door, Cat sees that Dice’s battery is low. On his hurry to get to his phone charger, he accidentally closes the door on Sam’s fingers. Cat then puts too much bandages on her hands. When they get to Elderly Acres, everyone is playing Brain Crush. Cat slaps Nona to get her to snap out of it. This doesn’t work and everyone continues playing and moaning like zombies. Sam and Cat run for it and tell a cop. However, he was obsessed, too.

Cat was doing a one-woman show called “Baberaham Lincoln,” the story of what would happen if Abraham Lincoln was a girl. The night of the show, Dice and Nona are still obsessively playing Brain Crush. Cat steals Dice’s phone and Nona’s Pear Pad and runs for it. At the show, everyone in the audience is playing Brain Crush. No one listens to her show and someone tells Cat to shut up while they play Brain Crush, so Cat ends up going backstage, crying. Sam is the only one in the audience not obsessively playing Brain Crush, so she goes and comforts Cat. She then gets an idea. She hires the karate team to break everyone’s devices and this works. Back at home, Dice and Nona are angry at themselves for getting addicted to Brain Crush, so they turn on Toilet Wars with Sam and Cat.



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Sam & Cat: #TheKillerTunaJump

#TheKillerTunaJump is a special-one-hour episode of Sam & Cat.

When Sam meets Cat’s friend Jade from Hollywood Arts, Sam and Jade become friends, leaving Cat feeling a little left out. Taking some questionable advice from Nona, Cat decides to retaliate by “stealing” a friend of Sam’s — and it’s Freddie Benson! As Cat tries to get cozy with Freddie, Sam finds out and goes after a friend of Cat’s — Robbie Shapiro! The jealousy comes to a crashing climax at Fisherman’s Wharf, where Dice has hired Sam to jump her motorcycle over a tank full of vicious man-biting tuna.

Special Guest Stars: Elizabeth Gilles as Jade West, Matt Bennett as Robbie Shapiro and Nathan Kress as Freddie Benson.

WATCH: The full episode is down below!

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  • Dan tweeted about this episode on the October 3rd, 2013.
  • This episode features characters from iCarly and Victorious besidesSam and Cat.
  • The title is a reference to “jumping the shark,” related to the Happy Days episode where Fonzie jumps over a shark on water skis.
  • Jennette posted a tweet on the 24th of October 2013 that said “Guess who’s guest starring in this Sam and Cat Special” which was followed by a Vine post, which shows Nathan Kress, Elizabeth Gillies, and Matt Bennett will be guest starring in their respective characters of Freddie Benson from iCarly, Robbie Shapiro and Jade West of Victorious.
  • In a tweet, Ariana also confirmed that Liz Gillies, Matt Bennett and Nathan Kress will be guest starring.
  • Dan Schneider also posted a video about the special, confirming it will be a one hour special.
  • This is the first one hour episode of Sam & Cat.
  • Sam kisses Robbie in this episode.
  • Although this episode marks the first appearance of Matt Bennettand Liz Gillies, their characters already appeared in the episode #MommaGoomer.
  • Mrs. Benson will appear in this episode.
  • Mary Scheer hasn’t done any noted television or movie acting since iCarly so this is her first notable role since 2012.
  • This is the second crossover between the Victorious and iCarly casts.


Check out the UHQ photos and promo videos of the episode below.



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Sam & Cat: #Lumpatious

Sam & Cat’s 22nd episode #Lumpatious will air this Saturday on Nickelodeon at 8 PM EST/PST.

Sam and Cat try to get the word “lumpatious” into the dictionary after making a bet that it is a real word, or they will be forced to drink the sweat of a boy. As the word does not exist, they will try to put it in the dictionary.

WATCH: The full episode is down below!

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Check out the UHQ stills and promo videos below!



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Sam & Cat: #MagicATM

Sam & Cat’s 21st episode, #MagicATM will be aired on Nickelodeon on January 4th at 8 PM EST.

Cat finds an ATM that gives away free money. Cat gets arrested by a police officer. The police officer is Scott Baio, a guest star.

Don’t miss out this brand new episode of Sam & Cat this Saturday at 8 PM only on Nickelodeon!

Check out the UHQ photos and sneak peak of the episode!



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Sam & Cat: #MyPoober

A brand new episode of Sam & Cat on Saturday, November 23 called #MyPoober at 8.00PM on Nickelodeon!
But what’s a “Poober” may ask yourself?
Well you need to find it out watching the episode…

Sam & Cat babysit a girl named Ellie. Ellie’s mom pays Sam and Cat to get rid of Poober, Ellie’s stuffed animal. But they soon find out Ellie is obsessed and overprotective of Poober, and refuses to give it up.

Aubrey, best known as Megan from Austin & Ally, will starring in this new episode.


Check out the promo video below!

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Sam & Cat: #Dollsitting


Sam and Cat are hired to baby-sit a doll on Halloween; Cat thinks she may have turned Dice into a monkey.

This SATURDAY October 19 the #DollSitting episode will premiere on Nickelodeon.

As you can remind, early this year, Yahoo! was in the Sam & Cat studio for a set tour:

This episode is a special episode for the holiday Halloween!

Watch the premiere on October 19th, 2013. Don’t miss it! Check out the  6+ photos of the filming of the episode, the promo videos, the Behind The Scenes video, and the extra video “Touring The Set On Sam & Cat”.

Behind The Scenes:

Second Promo

Touring The Set Of Sam And Cat

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PHOTOS: Sam & Cat Premiere In London


Ariana Grande and Jennette McCurdy pose hand in hand while attending the premiere of their new show Sam & Cat held at Cineworld 02 Arena on Saturday (October 12) in London, England. The two actresses were joined on the red carpet by co-star Sophia Grace Brownlee, who posed with her cousin Rosie McClelland. Ariana‘s new boyfriend Nathan Sykes showed his support while attending the premiere. “Highlight of the day… Brad was interviewing us and accidentally said “semen cat” instead of “Sam and Cat”. I pray someone got it on video, ” Ariana tweeted. The day before, Ariana and Nathan held one umbrella while walking out in the rain together. Check out the 15+ pictures inside of the stars attending the Sam & Cat premiere!

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