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Cartoon Network To Cross Canadian Bounds

Cartoon Network Studios

If you thought it was about time Cartoon Network and [Adult Swim] should hit the airwaves north of the border, your wait is over. Teletoon and Turner have announced that they would be bringing the Cartoon Network to Canadians beginning July 4th.

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Boomerang To Celebrate Earth Day with Captain Planet

Captain Planet And The Planeteers

In observance of Earth Day, Boomerang called upon the Captain Planet Foundation — dedicated to give the next generation of environmental stewards an active understanding and love for the natural world in which they live — to hand-pick 28 episodes to be presented in a 14-hour Captain Planet marathon Sunday, April 22.

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Cartoon Network marks its 20th with new shows

Cartoon Network Studios

Having its best first quarter with kids in prime in five years (up 28% vs. 2011) and showing the most gains compared to the competition in the kids space, the network’s afternoon Upfront presentation held at New York’s Roseland Ballroom paid tribute to the past and present with a full orchestra playing classic Cartoon Network TV theme songs and live performances from the creative talent behind the hit animated comedy series Adventure Time and Regular Show.

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DC Nation producers head to Anaheim for WonderCon

DC Nation

Fans can supercharge their Saturday with a special video presentation and panel session for DC Nation — the new one-hour programming block from Cartoon Network, Warner Bros. Animation and DC Entertainment — on March 17 at WonderCon, held at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California,

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Deal signed for live-action “Captain Planet” movie

Captain Planet

Cartoon Network has signed a development agreement with action-adventure producer Don Murphy and partner Susan Montford and their company Angry Filmworks to develop a live-action motion picture based on groundbreaking, environment-saving animated hero Captain Planet And The Planeteers, Stuart Snyder, president and COO of Turner Broadcasting System Inc.’s Animation, Young Adults and Kids Media division, announced Tuesday.

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CN’s “Adventure Time” comes to San Diego Comic-Con

Cartoon Network

Cartoon Network will transport fans attending San Diego Comic-Con International to the unpredictable and exciting world of Adventure Time.

Other Cartoon Network series will be showcased at San Diego Comic-Con International, with talent and giveaways at convention panels including the action of Ben 10, Generator Rex, Young Justice, Green Lantern: The Animated Series, ThunderCats and Star Wars: The Clone Wars, and the antics of comedy hits like Regular Show, The Amazing World of Gumball, The Problem Solverz and The Looney Tunes Show.

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Cartoon Network develops live-action Ben 10 flick

Ben 10

Cartoon Network has signed an agreement with acclaimed producer Joel Silver and Silver Pictures to develop a live-action motion picture for its globally successful animated action-adventure property, Ben 10, Stuart Snyder, president and chief operating officer of Turner Broadcasting System Inc.’s Animation, Young Adults and Kids Media division, announced Tuesday.

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