• Hey Arnold Writer Reflects on Making Helga's Mom an Alcoholic

    6 days ago - By Screen Rant

    Hey Arnold! writer Joe Ansolabehere reflected on the decision to make Helga's mother, Miriam , an alcoholic on the show. Hey Arnold! is an American animated comedy show that premiered on Nickelodeon in 1996 and was one of the most mature children's shows of that time period. The show follows Arnold , a fourth-grade boy with a football-shaped head who lives with his grandparents in a boardinghouse in Hillwood, WA. The show focuses on his and his friends' various adventures as they navigate the urban lifestyle and deal with the bully Helga, who secretly harbors a huge crush on Arnold. One of...
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