Teletoon Launches 11 New Shows This Fall
Created 07/09/2008 - 23:00
This fall, Teletoon will feature the season premieres of 11 shows, including five new shows, five returning series and six new programs coming to Teletoon Detour.
Daytime on Teletoon is set to sling new webs, fight new aliens and create new delicious dishes with shows including the gastronomic comedy, CHOWDER, THE SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN and the Teletoon Original Production, WORLD OF QUEST.
This fall also sees the premiere of the highest rated original series premiere on Cartoon Network, BEN 10: ALIEN FORCE, as part of a two-day special BEN 10 back-to-school event on August 30 and September 6. Also part of the BEN 10 event Teletoon broadcasts the Canadian premiere of the live action BEN 10 movie, BEN 10: RACE AGAINST TIME, a movie that earned Cartoon Network more viewers than any other program in the channel's history.
Teletoon fans can catch the new daytime shows before their September premiere as Teletoon gives viewers a special sneak-peek of the new shows on air and on teletoon.com throughout August. Flash Forward, each Saturday and Sunday at 8:30 a.m. ET/PT, sees a preview episode of each new daytime show air on Teletoon while on teletoon.com a selection of the sneak peek episodes will be available for streaming for one week after their Flash Forward air date.
New Shows Premiering on Teletoon
BEN 10: ALIEN FORCE (Canadian premiere)
Flash Forward sneak peek: Sunday August 17, 8:30 a.m. ET/PT
Teletoon Premiere: Saturday, September 6, 7 p.m. ET/PT as part of BEN 10 back to school event.
Regular Time: Sundays 9:30 a.m. ET/PT
BEN 10: ALIEN FORCE begins the next chapter for BEN 10, one of the top rated shows on Teletoon, and the highest rated original series premiere on Cartoon Network. When a now 15-year-old Ben Tennyson chooses to once again put on the OMNITRIX he discovers that it has reconfigured his DNA and can now transform him into 10 brand new aliens. Joined by his super-powered cousin Gwen and his equally powerful former enemy Kevin Levin, Ben is on a mission to find his missing Grandpa Max. In order to save his grandfather, Ben must defeat the evil DNALIENS, a powerful alien race intent on destroying the galaxy, starting with Earth. BEN 10: ALIEN FORCE premieres on Teletoon as part of the Ben 10 back to school event, featuring two days full of BEN 10 shows and movies on Saturday, August 30 and September 6.
CHOWDER (Canadian premiere)
Flash Forward sneak peek: Saturday August 23, 8:30 a.m. ET/PT
Teletoon Premiere: Saturday, September 6,11a.m. ET/PT
Regular Time: Saturdays 11a.m. ET/PT
A new original series from Cartoon Network and created by C. H. Greenblatt (SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS), CHOWDER is a bright and food-filled comedy that follows a young apprentice who spends his days learning from a magical chef. Along with creating fantastical dishes from the fresh and weird ingredients found at the local market, Chowder runs errands, tries to keep things tidy in the kitchen and stay on the good side of the scatterbrained yet brilliant chef Mung Daal and his bossy wife Truffles.
THE SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN (Canadian premiere)
Flash Forward sneak peek: Sunday August 24, 8:30 a.m. ET/PT
TELETOON Premiere: Sunday, September 7, 10:30 a.m. ET/PT
Regular Time: Sundays 10:30 a.m. ET/PT
Produced by Sony Television and Marvel Comics, this new animated series focuses on the education of Peter Parker, four months on from the famous bite from a radioactive spider that left him a sixteen-year-old with spectacular superpowers. Still upset over the death of his uncle Ben, Peter comes face to face with villains including the Lizard, Green Goblin, Kingpin, and Venom. As he does his best to manage the many pressures of high school with those of becoming a supernatural crime-fighter, Peter learns about love, family, friendship, and what it takes to balance great power with great responsibility.
OUT OF JIMMY'S HEAD (Canadian premiere)
Flash Forward sneak peek: Saturday August 16, 8:30 a.m. ET/PT
TELETOON Premiere: Saturday, September 6, 7:30 a.m. ET/PT
Regular Time: Saturdays 7:30 am and 12:30 p.m. ET/PT
OUT OF JIMMY'S HEAD is the series extension of the hit movie RE-ANIMATED that premiered on Teletoon in spring 2008. A mix of animation and live-action, the comedy focuses on Jimmy Roberts and how he copes with everyday life surrounded by a cartoon entourage that only he can see. Following an accident, Jimmy undergoes an emergency brain transplant with a famous cartoonist and now can see all of the cartoonist's creations in the real world. The chaos that comes from having cartoon characters involved in his life makes being normal nearly impossible.
WORLD OF QUEST (Canadian premiere)
Flash Forward sneak peek: Sunday August 10, 8:30 a.m. ET/PT
Teletoon Premiere: Monday, September 1, 6 p.m. ET/PT
Regular Time: Monday to Friday 6 pm, Sundays 9 a.m. ET/PT
A Teletoon original production with Cookie Jar Ent. and Kids WB!, WORLD OF QUEST is an action comedy that follows the young and spoiled Prince Nestor on a mission to save his parents from the evil Lord Spite. To keep him safe, Nestor has enlisted the protection of the muscled but reluctant Quest. Quest has no desire to protect the prince and doesn't care what happens to the kingdom, and really would prefer to just be left alone. Unfortunately he is under the power of a magic spell which forces him to come to the Prince's aid when he is in trouble -- which is often. WORLD OF QUEST is based on the successful online comic created by Jason T. Kruse.
All New Episodes Premiering on Teletoon
SHAGGY AND SCOOBY-DOO GET A CLUE
Flash Forward sneak peek: Saturday, August 9, 8:30 a.m. ET/PT
Regular Time: Saturdays 8:30 am and 2:30 p.m. ET/PT beginning Saturday, September 6
There are more secrets to unravel in the second season as Shaggy and Scooby-Doo continue to discover new things about the mysterious mansion that Shaggy has inherited from his genius uncle all the while trying to keep his uncle's inventions of the reach of the evil Dr. Phineas Phibes.
Sundays 7:30 a.m. ET/PT beginning Sunday, September 7
The action-packed anime continues with new episodes following a group of friends as they battle their powerful Bakugan Brawlers to save a parallel universe and planet Earth.
MY GYM PARTNER'S A MONKEY
Flash Forward sneak peek: Saturday, August 2, 8:30 a.m. ET/PT
Regular Time: Saturdays Noon ET/PT beginning Saturday, September 6
Season four of the hit series from Cartoon Network continues to monkey around as Adam and his Spider Monkey best friend Jake receive lessons from the jungle in Charles Darwin High School.
Flash Forward sneak peek: Sunday, August 3, 8:30 a.m. ET/PT
Regular Time: Sundays 10 am ET/PT beginning Sunday, September 7
New episodes of the fifth and final season of the hit series sees Batman and Robin join forces with the Justice League including Superman, Green Arrow, Flash, Green Lantern and Martian Manhunter. The team of super-heroes go up against classic villains such as Lex Luthor in an effort to keep both Gotham and the world safe from harm.