files/pictures/picture-35.jpgDisney Channel and McDonalds have agreed to bring characters from the animated TV series KIM POSSIBLE to the fast-food restaurants Happy Meals. Featuring action figures and spy accessories, the new Happy Meal toys will be available September 5, 2003 through October 2, 2003.
"McDonald's is excited to bring this popular animated adventure to our guests," said Karlin Linhardt, senior director kids and family marketing, McDonald's. "The latest in an all-star line up of Happy Meal events, Disney's Kim Possible continues to build on the recent trend of spy inspired playtime adventures and our commitment to offering our guests the hottest toys and hours of fun."
"KIM POSSIBLE fans already know that 'she can do anything," said Adam Sanderson, svp of brand marketing for ABC Cable Networks Group. "Teaming up with McDonald's will give fans the opportunity to create their own world-saving adventures with Kim, Ron and Rufus."
The toys will include: Kimmunicator, a magnetic drawing tablet with flip-up lid and stylus; In-Line Skate Kim Possible; Drakken's Helicopter with grappling hook and whirling propeller; Action Kim Possible, which lights up; Ron Stoppable with falling pants; Shego with kicking action; Monkey Fist, which can flip pogs; and Rufus with secret sounds.
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KIM POSSIBLE is produced by Walt Disney Television Animation and airs daily on Disney Channel and Saturdays on ABC Kids. Disney Channel is available in more than 81 million homes and is a division of ABC Cable Networks Group, a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company. For more information visit, http://www.disney.go.com/disneychannel/index.html