THE KELLYS, an animated series about racing delivered via the Net, has its 2005 season finale on Nov, 18, 2005. The show launched Sept. 25 on NASCAR.com in conjunction with the MBNA NASCAR Race Points 400 at Dover International Speedway.
THE KELLYS is the first animated series to takes fans behind-the-scenes and into the heart of a stock car racing family trying to win on the big circuit. The series was initially distributed as three-minute, mini-episodes through NASCAR.com in 2001 and 2002. This re-release of THE KELLYS is optimized for broadband viewing, produced in partnership by SportsBlast and Turner Broadcasting.
The show boasts an all-star cast, such as Emmy-winner Nancy Cartwright, best known as the voice of Bart Simpson, who also produces the series as founder of SportsBlast. The episodes also feature animated character guest stars Camryn Manheim of ABC's hit series THE PRACTICE, Catherine Bell, from the CBS drama JAG and Academy Award winning R&B artist Isaac Hayes, who also provides the voice of Chef on Comedy Central's SOUTH PARK.
THE KELLYS has received numerous industry and independent film awards, including a Silver Remi at WorldFest and a Gold at the Aurora Awards.
SportsBlast Llc. is a privately held animation and multimedia development and production company in Los Angeles. SportsBlast creates content and shows for both the Internet and traditional media with a focus on animated entertainment for the sports world. For more on the series and SportsBlast go to www.teamkellyracing.com.