The eighth season of iCarly will begin in late 2014. This season features Carly Shay, Sam Puckett, Spencer Shay, Freddie Benson and Gibby. Carly moves back to Seattle after being in Italy with her dad for 2 years. Sam also returns to Seattle from L.A, after her friend Cat tells her to go back to Seattle to be with her old friends. Cat then invites her Nona to move back in with her and she continues to hang around with her friends at Hollywood Arts, although Victorious is not renewed for another season.