Here’s When TALES OF THE TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES Will Reportedly Hit Paramount+

According to a recent source, the tie-in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem animated series will premiere on Paramount+ in Q3 2024. A Q3 designation means the continuation of the critically-acclaimed series would air between July and September.

The film, directed by Jeff Rowe, was released in North American theaters on August 2, 2023, and grossed $180.5 million worldwide off a production budget of $70 million. Breaking that down further, the energetic pic made $118.6 million in North America, with top overseas regions being the United Kingdom ($12.85 million), Australia ($7.1 million), and France ($4.9 million).

While the movie did not exactly light the box office on fire, Paramount still has lofty ideas for the Mutant Mayhem franchise, including a tie-in animated series to bridge the gap between the first film and its sequel.

According to the website, an article detailing the release of the Mutant Mayhem toyline also revealed that the television series would be arriving on Paramount+ in Q3 2024.

BleedingCool managed to grab a screenshot of the article before it was removed.


The official logo for the series was revealed last fall, revealing the series will be titled Tales of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Per Variety, the animated series is slated for a two-season run before the sequel film is released in theaters.

The animates series takes its name from a 1987 anthology comic book series from Mirage Studios which saw the creation of iconic characters such as Rat King, Leatherhead and Nobody.

The series was famous for opening with a big splash page that focused on the main character of the issue, who would then began recounting an adventure with the line, “Let me tell you a story…”


In Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem, after years of being sheltered from the human world, the Turtle brothers set out to win the hearts of New Yorkers and be accepted as normal teenagers through heroic acts. Their new friend April O’Neil helps them take on a mysterious crime syndicate, but they soon get in over their heads when an army of mutants is unleashed upon them.

Starring Nicolas Cantu (Leonardo), Sharon Brown Jr. (Mikey), Micah Abbey (Donnie), Brady Noon (Raph), Jackie Chan (Splinter), Ayo Edebiri (April), Ice Cube (Superfly), Seth Rogen (Bebop), John Cena (Rocksteady), Paul Rudd (Mondo Gecko), Rose Byrne (Leatherhead), Post Malone (Ray Fillet), Hannibal Buress (Genghis Frog), Natasia Demetriou (Wing Nut), Maya Rudolph (Cynthia Utrom), and Giancarlo Esposito (Baxter Stockman)!