New 2-parter introduces speed obsessed twin villains ‘Carly and Cartoka;’ also, coming to theaters April 23 is the ‘PJ Masks We Can All Be Heroes’ fan event in honor of National Superhero Day.
Disney Junior is kicking off a new line-up of its popular PJ Masks animated series tomorrow, April 15, with a 2-part special episode, “Carly and Cartoka.” The show introduces the new speed-obsessed twin villains, who alongside their Gigantogarage and super-fast Flashcar, steal and destroy the PJ vehicles.
16 new episodes are set to hit this fall; in the meantime, here’s what’s coming in the next few weeks:
Friday, April 15 at 1pm ET/PT:
- “Carly and Cartoka”
- Catboy wants to outspeed new villains Carly and Cartoka.
Friday, April 22 at 1pm ET/PT:
- “PJ Riders/Flashcar in the Sky”
- The PJs are desperate to get their vehicles back from Carly and Cartoka,but are having trouble taming their PJ Riders to help them – and to make matters worse, PJ Robot is kidnapped as the battery for the Flashcar.
- The PJs get caught up in a battle between Romeo and the Twins.
Friday, May 6 at 1pm ET/PT:
- “Luna’s Mega Moth/Captain Pirate Robot”
- Luna Girl wants to get back at Motsuki and get to the moon – by badness and deviousness.
- To get his ship back from Octobella, Pirate Robot becomes the captain of the PJMs. But can he be a good captain?
In Theaters Saturday, April 23 – “PJ Masks We Can All Be Heroes”
Look at what’s in store:
Celebrate National Superhero Day (April 28) early with the PJ Masks – the screening includes an epic 4-part special, plus music videos, other super episodes, and even an exciting PJ Masks sneak peek! The event will be available throughout the U.S. Visit FathomEvents.com to see participating theater box offices.
Dan Sarto is Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Animation World Network.