via press release:
- Crashes Into Cartoon Network
New Original Animated Series from Emmy(R)-winning show creator Genndy Tartakovsky Premieres Friday, September 17, 8 p.m. (ET/PT)
- , a new original animated series from acclaimed animation creator/director Genndy Tartakovsky ( 's Laboratory and Samurai Jack) crash-lands on Cartoon Network Friday, September 17 at 8 p.m. (ET/PT). - joins an action-packed Friday night line-up that includes network hits Ben 10: Ultimate Alien, Batman: The Brave and , , and Star Wars: The Clone Wars.
- follows the lives of Ilana, Lance and Octus, three alien teens that crash-land on Earth while attempting to escape an evil General who has taken over their home planet, Galaluna. Ilana, princess of Galaluna, Lance, a rebellious but capable soldier, and Octus, a bio-cybernetic robot, must now blend into everyday life in Sherman, Illinois. Posing as high school students, Lance and Octus work to conceal Princess Ilana from General Modula and his hideous space mutants sent to harm the sole royal heir of Galaluna.
This motley trio makes a real effort to navigate high school life, all while saving the planet and themselves from an onslaught of inter-galactic attacks. When called into battle, Octus activates the-bionic defense program and Ilana, Lance and Octus come together to form the spectacular cyber-giant Sym-Bionic Titan.
Fans can go online now to CartoonNetwork.com and play Teenage Warriors, a free action platforming game that takes players into the exciting world of Sym-Bionic Titan. Taking on the role of Lance or Ilana, players can use their unique armor powers to defend the Earth from attacking Mutraddi beasts.
Cartoon Network (CartoonNetwork.com), currently seen in more than 97 million U.S. homes and 166 countries around the world, is Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.'s ad-supported cable service now available in HD offering the best in original, acquired and classic entertainment for youth and families. Nightly from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. (ET, PT), Cartoon Network shares its channel space with Adult Swim, a late-night destination showcasing original and acquired animation for young adults 18-34.
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., a Time Warner company, creates and programs branded news, entertainment, animation and young adult media environments on television and other platforms for consumers around the world.