Santiago of the Seas

Santiago of the Seas is an American CGI animated television series created by Niki Lopez, Leslie Valdes, and Valerie Walsh Valdes that premiered on Nickelodeon on October 9, 2020.[1] The series was renewed for a second season on February 18, 2021.[2]

Santiago of the Seas
Santiago of the Seas Logo.png
GenreAction
Adventure
Educational
Created by
  • Niki Lopez
  • Leslie Valdes
  • Valerie Walsh Valdes
Composers
Country of originUnited States
Original languagesEnglish
Spanish
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes17 (34 segments)
Production
Executive producers
  • Leslie Valdes
  • Valerie Walsh Valdes
  • Dave Palmer
Running time11 minutes (regular segments)
22 minutes (special segments)
Production companiesWalsh Valdés Productions
Nickelodeon Animation Studio
Release
Original networkNickelodeon
Original releaseOctober 9, 2020 (2020-10-09) –
present
External links
Website

PremiseEdit

The show follows Santiago, an 8-year-old pirate, and his crew as they embark on rescues, uncover hidden treasures and keeps the Caribbean high seas safe. The show is infused with Spanish language and Latino-Caribbean culture and curriculum.[3]

CharactersEdit

Main CharactersEdit

  • Santiago Montes (voiced by Kevin Chacon)[4][5]
  • Tomás (voiced by Justice Quiroz)
  • Lorelai (voiced by Alyssa Cheatham)[6]

VillansEdit

  • Bonnie Bones (voiced by Kyndra Sanchez)[7]
  • Sir Butterscotch (voiced by John Leguizamo)

ReleaseEdit

The series premiered on October 9, 2020 on Nickelodeon and on Nick Jr. channels internationally.[8]

EpisodesEdit

No.Title [9][10]Written byStoryboard byOriginal air date [9][10]Prod.
code [9]
U.S. viewers
(millions)
1"The Legend of Capitán Calavera"Story by : Niki Lopez, Leslie Valdes & Valerie Walsh Valdes
Written by : Leslie Valdes & Valerie Walsh Valdes
Monica Davila & David Knott (directors)
Phil Allora, Lee-Roy Lahey & Brittany McCarthy
October 9, 2020 (2020-10-09)1010.66[11]
2"The Magic Spyglass"
"The Stone of Life"
Leslie Valdes
JP Meier
James Lopez (director)
Aaron Brewer, Lee-Roy Lahey & Ryan Stapleton
James Lopez (director)
Lee-Roy Lahey
October 16, 2020 (2020-10-16)1040.50[12]
3"To the Lighthouse"
"The Golden Giant"
Valerie Walsh Valdes
JP Meier
James Lopez (director)
Lee-Roy Lahey
October 23, 2020 (2020-10-23)1030.35[13]
4"Princess and the Pirate Puppy"
"Caracol Cove"
Dana Chan
Maria Escobedo
Monica Davila (director)
Megan Ruiz G.
David Knott (director)
Waymond Singleton
October 30, 2020 (2020-10-30)1050.49[14]
5"The Night of the Turtles"
"Santiago's Regatta"
Melinda LaRose
Jorge Aguirre
Monica Davila (director)
Aaron Brewer
Monica Davila (director)
Brittany McCarthy
November 6, 2020 (2020-11-06)1060.38[15]
6"A Pirate Christmas"Dana ChanDavid Knott & James Lopez (directors)
Lee-Roy Lahey & Waymond Singleton
November 20, 2020 (2020-11-20)1140.42[16]
7"The Treasure in the Sky"
"Sidekick Switcheroo"
Stacey Greenberger
Rodney Stringfellow
David Knott (director)
Cole Harrington
David Knott (director)
Waymond Singleton
January 8, 2021 (2021-01-08)1080.32[17]
8"Cecilia and the Magic Rubies"
"Under the Pirate Moon"
Leslie Valdes
Dana Chan
Monica Davila (director)
Brittany McCarthy
January 15, 2021 (2021-01-15)1200.55[18]
9"The Treasure of El Bravo"Dana ChanMonica Davila & David Knott (directors)
Aaron Brewer & Cole Harrington
February 5, 2021 (2021-02-05)1070.31[19]
10"Lorelai's Bracelet"
"Cecilia And The Ghost Ship"
Rodney Stringfellow
Dana Chan
David Knott (director)
Cole Harrington
David Knott (director)
Waymond Singleton
February 19, 2021 (2021-02-19)1020.38[20]
11"Shrunken Ships"
"The Pirate Parade"
Dana Chan
Rogelio Martinez
James Lopez (director)
Lee-Roy Lahey
Monica Davila (director)
Aaron Brewer
March 12, 2021 (2021-03-12)1110.36[21]
12"Santiago's Greatest Treasure"
"The Golden Banana Treasure"
Jorge Aguirre
Rodney Stringfellow
James Lopez (director)
Kelsey Wooley
March 19, 2021 (2021-03-19)1090.41[22]
13"The Silver Lasso"
"The Sea Dragon's Treasure"
Jorge Aguirre
Rogelio Martinez
David Knott (director)
Cole Harrington
Monica Davila (director)
Megan Ruiz G.
April 30, 2021 (2021-04-30)1130.35[23]
14"The Curse of the Gold Falcon"
"The Island of Lost Things"
Rodney Stringfellow
JP Meier
James Lopez (director)
Kelsey Wooley
David Knott (director)
Waymond Singleton
May 14, 2021 (2021-05-14)115N/A
15"The Enchanted Melody"
"Chicken Abuelo"
Melinda LaRose
Jorge Aguirre
James Lopez (director)
Kelsey Wooley
David Knott (director)
Waymond Singleton
June 11, 2021 (2021-06-11)110N/A
16"Tomás's Birthday Surprise"
"Family Treasure Hunt"
JP Meier
Melinda LaRose
Monica Davila (director)
Aaron Brewer
July 9, 2021 (2021-07-09)116TBD
17"Triton's Trumpet"
"The Curse of the Pirate Baby"
Rodney Stringfellow
Dana Chan
Monica Davila (director)
Megan Ruiz G.
James Lopez (director)
Kelsey Wooley
July 16, 2021 (2021-07-16)118TBD

ReferencesEdit

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