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
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.
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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.
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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