Donatello has mastered his plans to spend more time with April in this new clip from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
In the episode “Monkey Brains, ” when Donnie (Rob Paulsen) and April (Mae Whitman) investigate a scientist’s disappearance, they encounter a psychic monkey, forcing the Turtles to learn that some battles are won in the mind.
April discovers she has a rare gift when she is able to “communicate” with the monkey and Splinter (Hoon Lee) and he offers to train her as a female ninja as her newfound gift intrigues him.
“Monkey Brains” airs TODAY @ 11AM ET/PT on Nickelodeon. Check out a preview below!
Did you catch the all-new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles over the weekend?
The new series airs every Saturday morning on Nickelodeon and features Mae Whitman as the voice of April.
JJJ is so stoked that the popular franchise is back that we have some cool prizes to give away to SIX (6) lucky readers!
PRIZE #1 (3 total): An April O’Neil action figure signed by Mae. PRIZE #2 (3 total): A Press Kit which includes another signed turtle action figure signed by Jason Biggs, Sean Astin, Rob Paulsen and Greg Cipes.
When entering, let us know which prize you prefer!
UPDATE: Winners have been notified. Thanks for entering
Not only are we giving away two other Bluray combo packs, but we also got our hands on some sweet prize packs which come complete with your own set of sparkling wings!
Inside the Tinker Bell Flitterrific Platinum packs, THREE (3) lucky readers will get a copy of the movie on Bluray combo pack, a pair of Sparkling Wings, a zipper pull and a Tinker Bell “fairy-sized” story pamphlet.
Mae Whitman snaps a pic with her two favorite fairy sisters — Tinker Bell and Periwinkle — at the premiere of Secret of the Wings held at the AMC Loews Lincoln Square 13 theater on Saturday afternoon (October 20) in New York City.
The 24-year-old actress voices Tinker Bell in the film and recently chatted with Entertainment Weekly about being a part of the franchise.
“I love playing Tinker Bell. She’s great. So smart and independent and funny,” Mae shared. “I’m so happy and excited that I get to play someone like her. She’s a great role model.”
She added, “It’s [voice acting is] a huge part of my life. My mom [Pat Musick] was a voice-over actress, who has done millions of projects. I was sort of born into the world of voice-acting and knew everybody who was in this universe. I just love it so much. It’s such an incredibly fun world.”
Stay tuned to JJJ all week long — we have a ton of super special posts devoted to Secret of the Wings and a few giveaways!
Mae Whitman enjoys a passionate kiss with costar Matt Lauria in the ocean while filming scenes for Parenthood in Los Angeles on Tuesday evening (October 16).
Matt, 28, will play a returning soldier from Afghanistan who bonds with fellow war vet Zeek (Craig T. Nelson) — and with Mae‘s character Amber by the looks of it — during season four of the hit NBC drama.