'Justice League' debuts on Cartoon Network this Saturday

Official Press Release

Cartoon Network will premiere its all-new half-hour animated series, Justice League, on Saturday, November 17 at 7:00 pm (ET, PT) with a special 90-minute back-to-back airing of the series' first three-part story arc. An encore airing of this episode in a special widescren format will be presented on November 18 at 8:30 pm (ET, PT).

Produced by Warner Bros. Animation under the direction of Emmy Award-winner Bruce Timm, Cartoon Network enlists the world's greatest super-heroes, bringing them together once again to save the day. New episodes will debut Mondays at 9:30 pm (ET, PT), starting November 19, and will be run again Fridays at 7:00 pm (ET, PT) and on Sunday nights at 8:30 in letterbox format.

Following the premise of the DC Comics comic books, members of the Justice League will be called upon to battle against allied villains, supernatural creatures and other powerful forces of evil determined to usurp authority over the world and to destroy the Justice League.

Justice League will incorporate an all-star roster of popular DC Comics superheroes, including Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern John Stewart, The Flash, Hawkgirl and Martian Manhunter. Voices are provided by series regulars George Newbern, Kevin Conroy, Susan Eisenberg, Michael Rosenbaum, Maria Canals, and Phil LaMarr, respectively, who will be joined by celebrity guests Julie Bown (Ed), Olivia D'Abo (The Wonder Years), Mark Hamill (Star Wars), and Sheryl Lee Ralph (Moesha).

Also, issue #1 of JUSTICE LEAGUE ADVENTURES, which features a cover pencilled by Bruce Timm and painted by Alex Ross, reached stores on November 14 and is available for reorders.

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