Nicktoons TV Launches On AT&T Digital Cable
Nicktoons TV, the newly launched 24-hour network devoted to Nickelodeon animation, will be available on AT&T Digital Cable beginning July 1, 2002. The channel offers an ongoing mix of current and past Nicktoons such as SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS, THE FAIRLY ODDPARENTS, THE WILD THORNBERRYS, THE REN AND STIMPY SHOW, DOUG, RUGRATS and AHHH! REAL MONSTERS. In addition, Nicktoons TV will feature acquired Warner Bros. contemporary classics such as PINKY AND THE BRAIN, TINY TOON ADVENTURES and ANIMANIACS. The new channel will showcase vignettes, shorts and music videos featuring Nicktoon characters and animation developed by various Nickelodeon international channels. Nicktoons TV debuted May 1, 2002 on Cablevision and Charter systems across the United States.