Join or Sign In

Sign in to customize your TV listings

Continue with Facebook Continue with email

By joining TV Guide, you agree to our Terms of Use and acknowledge the data practices in our Privacy Policy.

Long Live the '90s! Hey Arnold Is Returning as a TV Movie

Oh how we've missed that football head!

swprofile.jpg
Shelli Weinstein

Everyone's favorite football head is returning to television!

Nickelodeon is developing a newHey ArnoldTV movie that will take place shortly after the show's 2004 series finale, Variety reports.

The new movie will explore some loose ends the show left, including the details behind the mystery of Arnold's parents. Through the series' run, Arnold lived with his grandparents in the boarding house they ran, and his parents were shown just once, in the show's "Parents Day" special in 2000.

Add new shows to your Watchlist now!

Hey Arnold is one of several shows that Nickelodeon could turn into TV movies, following the success of its Splat block of classic shows. The show originally ran between 1996 and 2004. Arnold also starred in a feature film in 2002.

Since we don't know yet when the movie will air, relive the joy of the show's opening credits below:

Are you happy about more Hey Arnold? What do you want to see in the movie?