August 25, 2004 - by ASTRAL
TELETOON's September Sizzles with New Series and a Finale
AUGUST 28-SEPTEMBER 3
PERMISSION TO LAND GRANTED: ATOMIC BETTY ARRIVES ON TELETOON'S AIRWAVES
Atomic Betty - Aug 29 at 9:30am ET/PT - World Television Premiere -
"Atomic Roger/Toxic Talent"
In this exclusive TELETOON sneak preview, Betty tries to stop Maximus from purging the galaxy's gold resources, but Atomic Roger keeps arriving to save the day before she can. Also, the sound waves Maximus uses to torture the residents of Coolosia cause horrible sounds to transmit through Betty's school talent show. This Canadian series timeslot is Mon-Fri at 5:30pm ET/PT and Sat/Sun at 9:30am ET/PT from Sept 6.
BRACEFACE FINAL EPISODE TO SET FANS' HEARTS A FLUTTER
Braceface - Sept 1 at 7pm ET/PT - "Leap of Faith"
Finally, the finale audiences have been waiting to see. Sharon goes away to Enviro-Camp where Alden realizes that he still has deep feelings for he, but the more Alden tries to let Sharon know how he feels, the more she thinks that Alex, the cool camp counselor, may be just the guy for her.
SEPTEMBER 4 - SEPTEMBER 10
RETRO REDUX ON PRIMETIME FROM SEPT 6
* The Flintstones - 8pm ET/PT - "The Flintstones Flyer"
Fred and Barney try to find a way to get out of going to the opera to go bowling instead. Series timeslot: Mon-Fri at 8pm ET/PT and again at 2am ET/PT.
* The Jetsons - 8:30pm ET/PT - "Rosey the Robot"
The Jetsons hire Rosey the Robot maid to help around the Skypad. Series timeslot: Mon-Fri at 8:30pm ET/PT and again at 2:30am ET/PT.
ADD THE TOFUS TO YOUR DINNER TIME FARE
The Tofus - Sept 6 at 6:30pm ET/PT - World television premiere -
"Getting the Hang of Yang/Lovesick"
Lola uses the ancient philosophy, Feng Shui, to land the leading role in the school play. Also, the Tofu family uses 'conventional' methods to cheer-up Lola. This Canadian series timeslot is Mon-Fri at 6:30pm ET/PT.
SEPTEMBER 11 - SEPTEMBER 17
ZEROMAN FLEXS HIS TELETOON MUSCLES FOR THE FIRST TIME ON SEPT 11
Zeroman - Sept 11 at 7pm ET/PT - World television premiere - "Smotherly Love"
A trap set by crazed washed-up child star Rusty Woodenwater (Kevin McDonald) exposes Zeroman's (Leslie Nielsen) greatest weakness: anti-static sheets. This Canadian series timeslot is Sat/Sun at 7pm ET/PT and again at 11pm ET/PT and 1:30am ET/PT.
DEVIATE FROM DAYTIME WITH TWO NEW SHOWS ON THE DETOUR ON TELETOON
* Delta State - Sept 11 at 10pm ET/PT - Canadian television premiere - "First Contact: Part 1"
When the Rifters take over the mind of a science fiction writer, the roommates must go Delta to save him. Canadian series timeslot: Sat/Sun at 10pm ET/PT and again at 12:30am ET/PT.
* The Brak Show - Sept 12 at 10:30pm ET/PT - Canadian television premiere - "Goldfish"
Thundercleese asks Brak to take care of his goldfish, but after Brak accidentally kills it, the fish appears in his dreams. Series timeslot: Sun at 10:30pm ET/PT and again at 1am ET/PT.
POPCORN FLICKS PREMIERE AS CINETOON SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS
* Dragons: Fire And Ice - Sept 11 at 5pm ET/PT - World television premiere In a time of legends, the Great Dragons who brought peace and wisdom through their krystals of power have almost completely vanished, and each side blames the other for the noble beasts' disappearance. Canadian
* Scooby Doo - Sept 12 at 7pm ET/PT - TELETOON Premiere
In Scooby-Doo's live-action/animated feature debut, Scooby accompanies Shaggy (Matthew Lillard), Fred (Freddie Prinze, Jr.), Daphne (Sarah Michelle Gellar) and Velma (Linda Cardellini) as they investigate the paranormal at Spooky Island.
SEPTEMBER 18 - SEPTEMBER 24
FLASH-FORWARD: NEW FUTURAMA EPISODES at 9:30pm ET/PT EVERY NIGHT THIS WEEK
Sept 18 - "Bendin' In the Wind" - Bender is damaged in an accident, but meets Beck who launches him on a singing career that turns him into a hero for broken robots.
Sept 19 - "Time Keeps on Slippin" - The Professor accidentally causes a disruption in the universe that may give Fry a chance at Leela's heart.
Sept 20 - "I Dated A Robot" - Fry realizes a lifelong dream by dating a Lucy Liu robot.
Sept 21 - "Roswell that ends well" - When the Planet Express ship
travels through time to Roswell, New Mexico in 1947, Fry becomes his own progeny.
Sept 22 - "Anthology of Interest #2" - The Professor fine tunes his
What-If Machine and allows Bender, Fry, and Leela to discover answers to their 'what-ifs.'
Sept 23 - "Love and Rocket" - As Valentine's Day approaches, Bender's romance with the Planet Express Ship puts the crew in jeopardy.
Sept 24 - "Leela's Homeworld" - Leela learns the truth about her
parents and her identity.
SEPTEMBER 25 - OCTOBER 1
NEW CANADIAN SERIES FOR PRE-SCHOOLERS ON SAT/SUN AFTERNOONS
Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Friends - Sept 26 at 1:30pm ET/PT
"Country Bug-Kin/A Star Fell on Sunny Patch"
When a cockroach from the city blows into Sunny Patch, Squirt is envious of his new friend's big city ways. Also, when the kids find a shiny bottle cap in the meadow, they mistake it for a star and blame Squirt for wishing it out of the sky. This Canadian series timeslot is Sat/Sun at 1:30pm ET/PT.
NEW SERIES MEGAS XLR TUNES UP KAPOW!
Megas XLR - Sept 26 at 11:30am ET/PT - "The Fat and The Furious"
NASCAR and science fiction fans alike will enjoy this new TELETOON series. In this episode, while Coop is showboating at a big auto expo, Megas breaks down and sensing Megas' vulnerability, Gorrath leads the Glorft to Earth on a strike mission.
More TELETOON News:
TOON TRAX 2 NOW IN STORES
TOON TRAX 2, a superstar compilation music CD including a bonus TELETOON Cartoon Builder CD-ROM is now available in stores across Canada.
Featuring 15 hit songs from artists such as Beyoncé, Jessica Simpson, and Kelly Clarkson, TOON TRAX 2 also includes four TELETOON cartoon theme songs.
The UNREAL Summer Games Challenge
This summer, teletoon.com introduced eight new online games that were played over 1.5 million times. On September 6, teletoon.com invites surfers to compete in the UNREAL Summer Games Challenge, a two-week online competition where kids play all eight games for the highest total score. The winner will receive a game console with games, teletoon.com
goodies, and a virtual statue of their character on teletoon.com.
For further information, please contact Susan Stafford, TELETOON
Publicist at 416-956-2060 x6277 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org.