SECRETS ARE REVEALED IN AN ALL-NEW SEASON OF STAR WARS™: THE CLONE
WARS™ ON TELETOON

Premiering on Friday, September 17 at 8 p.m. (ET/PT), day and date with the U.S.

TORONTO, Aug. 24 /CNW Telbec/ - TELETOON presents season three of the critically acclaimed CG-animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars beginning Friday, September 17 at 8 p.m. ET/PT, day and date with the U.S. From creator George Lucas and Lucasfilm Animation, the 22-episode new season debuts with a special one-hour premiere episode. Special bonus content will be featured throughout the broadcast, including one-on-one interviews with the creative team behind Star Wars: The Clone Wars from Comic-Con and Star Wars Celebration V.

To view a trailer of the new series, please visit the TELETOON fall media site at: http://www.teletoon.com/media/2010/english/teletoon/video_library.html

As war continues to rage throughout the galaxy, the dark side grows even stronger and the Jedi Knights are pushed to the breaking point. The lines between good and evil become blurred as secrets are revealed, truths are questioned and alliances are betrayed. Loyalties are tested as new enemies emerge and heroes rise - and fall.

In this transformative new season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, surprises wait at every turn, the fate of the galaxy hangs in the balance and the destiny of the "Chosen One" will at long last be uncovered. The thrilling, unpredictable and humorous new season includes exciting new adventures of the Star Wars Saga that will captivate fans of all ages.

Following the one-hour premiere on Friday, September 17, 2010 at 8 p.m. ET/PT, Star Wars: The Clone Wars will air in its regular timeslot on Friday nights at 8:30 p.m. ET/PT as part of the "Superfan Friday" programming block.  Encore broadcasts of the Friday premieres air on Saturdays at 6:30 p.m. ET/PT. Classic episodes air Monday to Friday at 5:30 p.m. ET/PT and on Sundays at 10:30 a.m. ET/PT.

TELETOON is where cartoons live - all day, every day. Watched in over 7.9 million homes, TELETOON features heroic action shows, hilarious comedies along with hit blockbuster movies.  Available in both English and French, TELETOON Canada inc. brings kids, youth and adults the best in animated and animation-related entertainment with four nationwide specialty television channels - TELETOON, TÉLÉTOON, TELETOON Retro and TÉLÉTOON Rétro - and select programming is also available On Demand, Mobile TV, iTunes and teletoon.com. Founded in 1997, TELETOON Canada inc. is owned by Astral (50%) and Corus Entertainment (50%). For more information, please visit www.teletoon.com.

Lucasfilm, Star Wars™: The Clone Wars™, Lucasfilm Animation and related character names, vehicle names and properties are trademarks and/or copyrights, in the United States and other countries, of Lucasfilm Ltd. and/or its affiliates. TM & © Lucasfilm Ltd.  All rights reserved.  All other trademarks and trade names are properties of their respective owners.

SOURCE TELETOON Canada Inc.

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Complete fall launch details including images, videos, schedules and show summaries for TELETOON, TELETOON at Night and TELETOON Retro are available at: www.teletoon.com/media/2010

Media Contacts

Megan Dunkley    
Publicist  
TELETOON Canada inc.   
Tel: 416-956-5443  
megand@teletoon.com  
Shelly Datseris     
Manager, Communications
TELETOON Canada inc.
Tel: 416-956-2051    
shellyd@teletoon.com     

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