TELETOON CANADA UNVEILS A SCORCHING HOT FALL 2010 LINEUP

 

Complete fall launch details for TELETOON, TELETOON at Night and TELETOON Retro are available at: www.teletoon.com/media/2010

 

 

(Toronto, July 15, 2010) – TELETOON Canada inc. today announced its fall 2010 lineup for TELETOON, TELETOON at Night and TELETOON Retro. Launching on Monday, September 6, 2010, TELETOON’s new slate is full of comedy and action, with just the right amount of thrills, chills and belly-aching laughter.

 

 

FALL 2010 MEDIA SITE

 

Information regarding TELETOON’s fall 2010 schedule is available at: www.teletoon.com/media/2010. 

 

The TELETOON fall 2010 media site offers print and online media the following key features:

1) immediate access to up-to-date programming information;

2) functionality to download high-res images from the site’s password-protected image gallery;

3) sneak peak opportunities of program clips/promos from the site’s video library as well as embed

    or share functionality of these videos on other media properties, blogs and social platforms; and

4) the ability to link to TELETOON’s various social network profiles including Facebook, Twitter

    and the TELETOON at Night blog.

 

 

“From kids and young adults to parents and families, we are bringing viewers of all ages more excitement  and entertainment through a host of new series and returning comedy and action favourites this fall,” said Carole Bonneau, Vice President, Programming, TELETOON Canada inc. “In addition to breaking new ground with productions like Skatoony and My Babysitter’s A Vampire we’re also bolstering our programming repertoire with a roster of new series, movies and the latest seasons of our hugely popular titles.”

 

The TELETOON lineup from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. consists of a wide-array of new programming, including the live-action/animation hybrid game show Skatoony, acclaimed reality-show parody Total Drama World Tour, the highly anticipated new series Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated, the return of fan-favourites Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Ben 10: Ultimate Alien and a new season of the hit series Johnny Test among other comedy and action series. Just in time for Halloween, TELETOON is also broadcasting My Babysitter’s A Vampire, the network’s first live-action feature as well the Canadian premieres of Scooby-Doo! Abracadabra-Doo and Scooby-Doo! Curse Of The Lake Monster.

 

TELETOON at Night, the network’s post-9 p.m. block, boasts a programming slate for young adults looking for a smart and irreverent comedy fix. This fall, the block features two new hilarious series The Dating Guy and Archer along with the unpredictable comedy of the TELETOON At Night Pilot Project and new episodes of the celebrated sketch comedy series Robot Chicken. 

 

For the nostalgic, TELETOON Retro brings back a blast from the past with returning classics such as The Smurfs, ThunderCats, The Flintstones and The Bugs Bunny & Tweety Show.

 

TELETOON Canada inc. brings kids, youth, young adults and families the best in animated and animation-related entertainment with four nationwide specialty television channels – TELETOON, TÉLÉTOON, TELETOON Retro and TÉLÉTOON Rétro – and select programming available On Demand, Mobile TV, iTunes and teletoon.com. Through its English and French networks, TELETOON reaches 7.7 million Canadian homes and TELETOON Retro is in over 7 million homes. Founded in 1997, TELETOON is a proud supporter of the Canadian animation industry, investing over $225 million in homegrown content to date. TELETOON Canada inc. is owned by Astral (50%) and Corus Entertainment (50%). For more information, please visit www.teletoon.com.

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Media Contacts: 

 

Shelly Datseris                                                              

Manager, Communications                                            

TELETOON Canada inc.                                                

Tel: 416-956-2051                                                         

shellyd@teletoon.com                                                    

TELETOON Fall Launch Press Release