Ariana Grande Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary of 'Victorious'

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Ariana Grande is looking back at her time playing Cat Valentine on the hit Nickelodeon show, Victorious.

The show -- which premiered on March 27, 2010 -- celebrated its 10-year anniversary on Friday, and 26-year-old Grande Instagrammed cute throwback pictures of her and the close cast on set to mark the occasion. The beloved series revolved around Tori Vega (played by Victoria Justice), a talented singer who gets accepted into Hollywood Arts, a performing arts high school for other talented teens. Grande's character, Cat, was known for her ditzy and bubbly personality as well as her bright red hair, which meant Grande had to continuously dye her hair.

"Just want to say how grateful i will always be for being on this show and for those years of my life," Grande wrote. "I couldn't have spent my teenage years with a better, more funny, talented group of human beings. i really loved playing cat valentine (even though sometimes people think i actually still speak and act like that and her essence will lovingly haunt me til i die)."

"I miss getting in trouble w my friends the school room and trying not to laugh when we weren't supposed to on set," she continued. "I even miss waking up with red hair dye stained pillows. thank u @danwarp and to my cast mates for some of the most special years of my life and for bringing all of us into each other’s lives. happy anniversary!"

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ten years of victorious 🤍 daniella’s post got me all in my feels now so i’m sorry for the mushiness but.... jus want to say how grateful i will always be for being on this show and for those years of my life. i couldn’t have spent my teenage years with a better, more funny, talented group of human beings. i really loved playing cat valentine (even though sometimes people think i actually still speak and act like that and her essence will lovingly haunt me til i die) .... i miss getting in trouble w my friends the school room and trying not to laugh when we weren’t supposed to on set. i even miss waking up with red hair dye stained pillows. thank u @danwarp and to my cast mates for some of the most special years of my life and for bringing all of us into each other’s lives. happy anniversary!

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Justice, 27, also Instagrammed about the 10th anniversary of Victorious on Friday, sharing her own throwback pics.

"10 years of Victorious!!!" she wrote. "It's actually a little crazy typing that, because in a lot of ways it feels like it was just yesterday. I'll never forget how I cried at our very first table read. I cried because I was sooo frickin' happy!!! This show changed my life & I'm so grateful I got to share it with this amazing, insanely talented group of people. We share memories together that I look back fondly on to this day & will always cherish. Thank you so much to all the fans who continue to love and support our show. Makes me real happy to see that it's still enjoyed by so many of you. Thank you @danwarp for creating this magic ??♥️??. I love you guys!!! #grateful."

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10 years of Victorious!!! It’s actually a little crazy typing that, because in a lot of ways it feels like it was just yesterday. I’ll never forget how I cried at our very first table read. I cried because I was sooo frickin’ happy!!! This show changed my life & I’m so grateful I got to share it with this amazing, insanely talented group of people. We share memories together that I look back fondly on to this day & will always cherish. Thank you so much to all the fans who continue to love and support our show. Makes me real happy to see that it’s still enjoyed by so many of you. Thank you @danwarp for creating this magic 🙏🏼♥️🙏🏼. I love you guys!!! #grateful

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Check out more cast reactions from Daniella Monet (who played Trina), Matt Bennett (who played Grande's love interest, Robbie), Elizabeth Gillies (who played Jade) and creator Dan Schneider below:

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the last time we were all together 🧡 miss you guys, i miss Victorious, nick on sunset 😔, i miss laughing all the time, getting nervous before run throughs, our cute little dressing rooms, spending way too long in hair and make up, my crazy Trina shoes and tiny shorts w big shirts because my boobs were too big for a kids show, i even miss being freezing during crazy long night shoots, i miss the choreography because i was convinced i was a dancer (I’m not), i don’t totally miss recording songs because i can’t sing, but i miss hearing you guys sing ALL DAY. i miss the concerts we did together, especially that one in Florida and London, i actually think that’s all we did, i miss the trip to mall of America, and just all the the different places we traveled to together... aw and i miss trying to make Liz feel better about flying and taking elevators, i miss prank calling ea other from different hotel rooms... most of all, miss seeing you guys every day. cheers to our 10 year anniversary. what a show, what a cast 🥰 love you guys. thank you to every single one of you who watched and supported us then and now. best fans in the game 🤍🤍🤍

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10 years. Couldn’t write down half the memories if I tried. I love these guys so much. The years we spent at Nick on Sunset filming Victorious held some of the most wonderful and precious moments I’ll ever have in my life. We were kids. We all grew up together on that show. We laughed as hard as we worked. We were a family 10 years ago and we still are now. (No, really, I’m serious- we were texting each other for over 2 hours last night) Thank you to all the fans, old and new, for embracing our weird little show and for continuing to keep it alive so many years later. Thank you @danwarp for creating these characters that would end up shaping us for a lifetime and for bringing the wild world of Hollywood Arts to life. Those vibrant sets in the middle of Hollywood were our office for 4 years. Dream job. Anyway- I love Victorious, I love my Victorious family & I love you guys. VICTORIOUS!! 🍾🍾 🍾 (you’re all old enough to drink now, right?)

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Grande's character on Victorious was so popular that she got a spinoff in 2013 called Sam & Cat that also starred Jennette McCurdy's iCarly character, Sam Puckett, though it lasted only a year. Meanwhile, Grande is still close with a few of her Victorious co-stars, particularly Gillies and Bennett, who made a cameo in her "Thank U, Next" music video.

ET recently spoke with Avan Jogia (who played Beck) and he talked about how proud he was of both Grande and Monet's success after the show. Watch the video below for more:

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