Cartoon Network

Cartoon Network Slated To Air “Batman: Gotham Knight” In October 2008

The feature, comprised of six different short stories, is scheduled to air Saturday, October 4th, 2008 at 9pm (ET). The official description of the feature is seen below.

Batman: Gotham Knight
Acclaimed screenwriters, including David Goyer (Batman Begins), Josh Olson (A History of Violence), and Alan Burnett (Batman: The Animated Series) join forces with revered animation filmmakers on six spellbinding chapters chronicling Batman’s transition from novice crimefighter to The Dark Knight. These globe-spanning adventures pit Batman against the fearsome Scarecrow, the freakish Killer Croc and the unerring marksman Deadshot. Froms ome of the world’s most visionary animators comes a thrilling depiction of Batman as man, myth and legend.

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“Superman Doomsday” Airing July 12th, 2008 On Cartoon Network

Cartoon Network will air Superman Doomsday on Saturday, July 12th, 2008, beginning at 9pm (ET). The network describes the movie as follows:

The Man of Steel battles an intergalactic killer, accidentally unearthed by a corporation. Run Time: 90 min.

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“Batman: The Brave and The Bold” Set To Premiere March 2009

Originally announced last week as a fall debut, Cartoon Network will set to premiere Batman: The Brave and The Bold in March 2009 premiere to provide a larger window for episode production. However, the network’s schedule is subject to change without notice, so stay tuned for further updates.

Voice recording is currently underway for Batman: The Brave and The Bold, and writers for upcoming series include Todd Casey, Jim Krieg, Steve Melching, and Matt Wayne.

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“Batman: The Brave and The Bold” Officially Announced, Images Included

Cartoon Network announced their plans for the 2008-2009 television season, including early details on the new Batman: The Brave and The Bold animated series. The show, scheduled to premiere fall 2008, is greenlit for at least 26 half-hour episodes. Batman: The Brave and The Bold is set to carry both new character designs and a mix of voice talent both familiar and new to The Dark Knight.

Cartoon Network provided the following description of the series, as seen below.

Batman isn’t going at it alone this time! From Warner Bros. Animation comes the latest interpretation of the Batman franchise. Our caped crusader is teamed up with heroes from across the DC Universe, delivering nonstop action and adventures with a touch of comic relief. Blue Beetle, Green Arrow, Aquaman and countless others will get a chance to uphold justice alongside Batman. Though still based in Gotham, Batman will frequently find himself outside city limits, facing situations that are both unfamiliar and exhilarating. With formidable foes around every corner, Batman will still rely on his stealth, resourcefulness and limitless supply of cool gadgets to bring justice home.

James Tucker and Linda M. Steiner will produce, with Sam Register acting as executive producer. Michael Jelenic will handle story editor duties. Other creators include line producer Amy McKenna, story editor Michael Jelenic and directors Ben Jones, Brandon Vietti and Michael Chang.

Batman: The Brave and The Bold is scheduled to air on Fridays this fall. More details on the new animated series will be announced shortly.

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