Cookie Jar's Metajets To Debut On Cartoon Network On July 4th
Press Release from Cookie Jar Entertainment
BURBANK, CA (June 28, 2010) - Cookie Jar Entertainment's action-adventure series "Metajets" will make its U.S. debut on Cartoon Network on July 4th. It will kick off with a five-hour marathon airing from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. A co-production with Korea's Sunwoo, "Metajets" will be stripped Monday - Friday mornings at 6 a.m. starting on July 5th.
"We are pleased to continue our relationship with Cartoon Network which currently airs our popular action-comedy series, 'Johnny Test,'" said Tom Mazza, EVP and Head of Worldwide TV, Cookie Jar Entertainment. "As one of the world's leading broadcasters of children's entertainment, Cartoon Network is ideal home for 'Metajets,' a series that promises to thrill and delight viewers."
"Metajets" fuels the need for speed and sport in the skies with high-flying competition and combat. In a world where aviation is paramount, young flying aces compete on the Aeronautical Racing Circuit while secretly waging a high stakes battle for air supremacy.
About Cookie Jar Group of Companies
The Cookie Jar Group of Companies is one of the world's leading independent entertainment, consumer products and education companies with 15 offices around the globe. Cookie Jar Entertainment is a leader in the creation, production and marketing of animated and live-action programming. Its library of nearly 6,000 half-hour episodes of television features some of the world's most recognizable series including "Caillou," "Inspector Gadget," "Arthur," "The Doodlebops" and "Johnny Test". The company operates Cookie Jar TV, which furnishes the weekend morning block on CBS, and has a one-third interest in international children's television channel KidsCo. Cookie Jar Entertainment's Jaroo.com is the premiere web video destination for kids with the largest independent selection of full-length children's TV series and movies online.
Cookie Jar's full-service international licensing agency, represents numerous entertainment, sport and design brands such as Strawberry Shortcake, Richard Scarry, St. Andrews Links, Lucha Libre AAA and Skelanimals. Carson-Dellosa Publishing is one of North America's largest providers of supplemental education materials, reaching nearly 2,000 teachers across the United States. For more information, please visit www.cjar.com.