Family Channel is going nuts in celebration of the new animated comedy ALVINNN!!! and The Chipmunks. Premiering with two back-to-back episodes on Saturday, May 6 at 12 p.m. ET/PT, the series follows the adventures of beloved characters Alvin, Simon and Theodore, along with their friends The Chipettes! The adorable chipmunks continue to bring chaos and humour to the network with two movie premieres and more brand new episodes airing throughout the weekend. It’s two days full of laughs and nuttiness that will have viewers yelling “ALVINNN!”
Chronological programming information below. All times ET/PT.
Saturday, May 6
Alvin & The Chipmunks – Movie Premiere – 10 a.m.
Dave (Jason Lee, Raising Hope), a struggling songwriter, finds success when he comes across a trio of singing chipmunks: mischievous leader Alvin (voiced by Justin Long, New Girl), brainy Simon (voiced by Matthew Gray Gubler, Criminal Minds) and chubby, impressionable Theodore (voiced by Jesse McCartney, Young & Hungry).
Alvinnn!!! and The Chipmunks – “Taking Teddy/Principal Interest” – 12 p.m.
Theodore’s new talking teddy bear is driving Alvin and Simon nuts, so they decide to rewire the bear’s hard drive. Then, Alvin is none-too thrilled about going back to school, that is until he sees the new Principal and falls in love at first sight!
Alvinnn!!! and The Chipmunks – “A is for Alien/Jeanette Enchanted” – 12:30 p.m.
When Theodore disappears from his bed, leaving a blob of sticky, green slime behind, Alvin is POSITIVE that Theodore has been kidnapped by aliens! Then, it’s Jeanette’s birthday but she doesn’t want to celebrate it, since she no longer believes in the magic of this special day.
Sunday, May 7
Alvin & The Chipmunks: The Squeakquel – Movie Premiere – at 10 a.m.
The world famous singing chipmunk trio return to deal with the pressures of school, celebrity status and a rival female music group, The Chipettes: Eleanor (voiced by Amy Poehler, Inside Out), Jeanette (voiced by Anna Faris, Mom) and Brittany (voiced by Christina Applegate, Bad Moms).
Alvinnn!!! and The Chipmunks – “Sister Act/Lil’T” – 12 p.m.
Following a fight with Brittany, Eleanor decides to move in with Alvin and his brothers. Then, when his brothers won’t listen to Theodore’s song, he posts a video of himself rapping on the Internet and it becomes a mega-hit
Alvinnn!!! and The Chipmunks – “Slippin Thru My Fingers/Bully For You” – 12:30 p.m.
When Dave becomes too overbearing, the Chipmunks decide to find him a new girlfriend. Then, when an accident forces Simon to wear his embarrassing old glasses, he becomes the target of the school bully.
Following the weekend’s festivities, Alvin and the crew will move to their regular timeslot,Wednesdays at 4:30 p.m. ET/PT.