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Cartoon Network Renews Star Wars: The Clone Wars For Second Season February 10, 2009 7:28 pm

Posted by Rosario T. Calabria in Cable TV, Cartoon Network, Renewals, Star Wars: The Star Wars.
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starwarstheclonewars-021009The Cartoon Network has given a second-season renewal to its hit animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars.

“‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ is like nothing else on television and has delivered for us on all levels,” said Stuart Snyder, President/COO Turner Animation, Young Adults & Kids Media. “It has helped us launch a great new night of action-adventure on Fridays and build on our dominance with boys. We look forward to continuing what has been a great relationship with George and everyone at Lucasfilm.”

The first season finale airs on Cartoon Network Friday, March 20th at 9pm ET/PT.

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George Lucas Talks Clone Wars June 30, 2008 4:11 am

Posted by Rosario T. Calabria in Cartoon Network, Movies, News, Photos, Star Wars, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Television, The Clone Wars.
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There’s an extensive piece over at the New York Times on George Lucas, in which the famed Star Wars director discusses his Star Wars universe, the upcoming ‘Clone Wars’ movie and TV series (including the back story on how it got off the ground), the live-action series and more.  I’ve assembled some highlights–and some new photos–that you can check out after the jump.

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“Star Wars: The Clone Wars” to Premiere in Theaters February 12, 2008 11:59 pm

Posted by Rosario T. Calabria in Cartoon Network, News, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Television, TNT.
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Lucasfilm has confirmed that the upcoming animated television series Star Wars: The Clone Wars will premiere in theaters on August 15 as a feature film, before becoming a weekly TV series in the fall.

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New Animated “Transformers” Series June 28, 2007 4:21 pm

Posted by Rosario T. Calabria in Cartoon Network, News, Television, Transformers: Animated.
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The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that Cartoon Network and Hasbro Inc. are teaming up to co-produce a new animated Transformers series.  The show will premiere in January with the two companies hoping to build on the momentum from the films release this July, and then the expected DVD release this fall.

 

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Cartoon Network Reveals New Shows for 2007 Season February 17, 2007 5:32 pm

Posted by Rosario T. Calabria in Cable TV, Cartoon Network, Class of 3000, New Show Orders, News, Renewals, Television.
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The Cartoon Network at their 2007 Upfront Event, announced its lineup for 2007 which includes five new original series.

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