Press Release from Amberwood Entertainment
Ottawa, May 26, 2009 - Amberwood Entertainment has secured a terrestrial broadcast deal for the new ROLLBOTS animated TV series with Australia's Network Ten. The series will air four times a week and premiere Monday, September 28, 2009.
"We are very excited to be working with Network Ten," said Jonathan Wiseman, Senior Vice President at Amberwood. "They are a leading Australian broadcaster and an ideal home for ROLLBOTS".
"We are delighted to have secured the new animated series ROLLBOTS and look forward to launching it within TOASTED TV, our leading weekday morning kids' block," said Peter Andrews, Network Program Manager, Network Ten.
The 26 half-hour CG animated series premiered this past February on Canada's YTV and is slated for a September 2009 launch in the US in TheCW4Kids Saturday morning program block on The CW Television Network. The series is also complimented by an extensive online gaming world at RollBots.com.
ROLLBOTS introduces the world of Flip City and Spin, a crime fighting 'bot who lacks a tribe of his own but makes up for it with incredible speed. Spin takes on criminals in Flip City and while on his adventures, discovers many things about himself, including why he has no tribe.