U to U, sometimes labeled as U-2-U, is a weekly Nickelodeon television series that aired from 1994 to 1996.[1] The show focused on displaying viewer-submitted work and ideas in their "Straight From U" segment where viewers were able to submit their work via mail, e-mail, fax, or telephone.[2]

U to U
Presented byAli Rivera
Sertrone Starks
Opening theme"U to U" Theme
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of episodes20
Production
Running time30 minutes
Release
Original networkNickelodeon
Picture format4:3
Original releaseOctober 3, 1994 (1994-10-03) –
1996 (1996)[1]

The show included short stories and comic strips written by viewers that were turned into animated shorts, and songs that were written and made into music videos. The interaction of series allowed viewers to play games over the phone, ask questions to celebrities, meet pen pals from other countries, and read letters aloud.

The show also featured an online presence in the Prodigy Internet service where viewers could create and send content for show consideration as well as participate in bulletin board conversations.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Brooks, Tim; Earle Marsh (2007). The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows 1946-Present (9th ed.). New York: Ballantine Books. p. 1449. ISBN 978-0-345-49773-4.
  2. ^ Mangan, Jennifer (8 July 1996). "Nickelodeon Brings Back Weekday Block Of Shows". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 22 July 2011.

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