|Created by|| Bill Burnett|
|No. of seasons||4|
|No. of episodes||42|
| Bill Burnett|
|Running time||~30 minutes|
|Original channel|| Nicktoons (2002-2013)
|Original run||March 2, 2002 – August 23, 2008|
|Preceded by||Oh Yeah! Cartoons|
ChalkZone is an American animated television series that aired on Nickelodeon. It was created by Bill Burnett and Larry Huber, and produced by Frederator Studios for the Nickelodeon TV channel (executive producers: Bill Burnett, Larry Huber, Fred Seibert). It is distributed outside the United States by Canadian animation company, Nelvana Limited.
When an elementary school student named Rudy Tabootie (E.G. Daily) finds a magical piece of chalk that allows him access to the ChalkZone, an alternate dimension where everything and everyone that's ever been drawn in chalk and erased takes form and becomes living and/or tangible. The show focuses on the adventures of Rudy, his sidekick Snap (Candi Milo), and his classmate Penny Sanchez (Hynden Walch).
ChalkZone was originally featured as a part Fred Seibert's Oh Yeah! Cartoons animated shorts showcase on Nickelodeon's Oh Yeah! Cartoons in 1998. The series was announced in 1999, but was delayed.
ChalkZone premiered on March 2, 2002, the highest rated new show premire in Nickelodeon's history up to that point. The show went on hiatus in 2005, midway through the fourth season. The show resumed on June 13, airing on Nick until the final episode aired on August 23, 2008. Reruns of the show aired on Nicktoons from May 1, 2002 to October 28, 2013.
The Christmas episode of ChalkZone was released on the 2006 DVD Nick Picks Holiday.
Three episodes (Gift Adrift, French Fry Falls, and Eschucha Mi Carazon) were included in the Nickstravaganza! 2 DVD.