Cartoon Network Announces Its Fall Programming Slate
In addition to the more than 100 new episodes of original programs that are currently in production for 2002-2003, including 26 episodes each of COURAGE THE COWARDLY DOG and ED, EDD N EDDY, JUSTICE LEAGUE (26 half-hours), POWERPUFF GIRLS (20 half-hours), SAMURAI JACK (26 half-hours) and GRIM & EVIL (13 new episodes), Cartoon Network will debut two new series in 2002 and eight new series pilots. The network will also premiere HAMTARO, a popular Japanese series the network recently acquired from ShoPro USA. The series follows Hamtaro and his gang of hamster pals, known as the Ham-Ham Gang, as they join forces to solve problems and embark on adventures. HAMTARO will make its U.S. television debut in July 2002.