PR: Special Spooky Shows on Teletoon This Halloween
SPECIAL SPOOKY SHOWS ON TELETOON THIS HALLOWEEN
Toronto – TELETOON gets into the spooky spirit of the season with zombies, goblins and vampires as scary specials air right-up until Halloween. Terrifying treats also come to teletoon.com with selection of spooky games featuring 6TEEN and The Zimmer Twins. See teletoon.com release for more information.
TELETOON Halloween Creepend
The weekend of October 25 and 26 is crammed with creepiness as terrifying specials of TELETOON shows and freaky features fill the schedule from 6 am to 8:30 pm ET/PT.
Spooky specials include a ghostly Out of Jimmy’s Head on Saturday, October 25 at 8 am ET/PT and a sinister Shaggy and Scooby-Doo Get a Clue in which Shaggy and Scoob’s regular scary movie night is transformed as on screen characters are projected into reality at 2:30 pm ET/PT on Saturday, October 25. The girls of Totally Spies! find babysitting an unsettling enterprise at 7am ET/PT on Sunday, October 26.
Fang-tastic Canadian Premiere
A spin-off from the hit series The Batman, TELETOON airs the Canadian premiere of the animated feature, The Batman vs. Dracula as the TELETOON Presents movie on Saturday October 25 at 3 pm ET/PT. With supernatural strength, speed and mind control Dracula might prove to powerful for the Dark Knight. The movie also stars tenacious reporter Vicky Vale and favourite bad guys The Joker and The Penguin.
TELETOON Shriek Nights – Scooby-Doo Premiere Plus More Scooby Movies
From October 20 until October 30 Scooby fans can catch a choice Scooby-Doo movie every weekday evening at 5:30 pm ET/PT in TELETOON Shriek Nights. Kicking off on Monday with the Canadian premiere of the new animated Scooby-Doo movie, Scooby-Doo and The Goblin King. Shaggy and Scooby travel to Halloween Land, encounter a headless horseman and retrieve a powerful scepter from the Goblin King. (Repeats Sun, Oct 26 at 9 am). Other scary Scooby movies include Scooby-Doo in Pirates Ahoy, Chill Out Scooby-Doo and Scooby-Doo and the Monster of Mexico.
The Halloween Tree
On Saturday, October 18 at 3 pm ET/PT the TELETOON Presents movie is the Emmy Award-winning The Halloween Tree (Repeats Sun, Oct 18 at 11am ET/PT). Based on the book by Ray Bradbury, the animated movie follows a group of trick or treating friends that are given an unexpected lesson in the history of the holiday. The Halloween Tree features the voice of Leonard Nimoy.
13 Ghosts of Scooby-Doo
Saturday, October 18 marks the beginning of The 13 Ghosts of Scooby-Doo. Viewers can catch two back-to-back episodes of the series, guest starring Vincent Price at 7:30 pm ET/PT every evening until October 30.
On the day itself, TELETOON begins the trick or treating at 9 am ET/PT on Friday, October 31, as a dead rat gets more romance than Todd in a Halloween Wayside. From 5:30 pm ET/PT viewers have another chance to catch the feature length 6TEEN: Dude of The Living Dead as well as Bugs Bunny’s Creature Features at 7:30 pm.
TELETOON is where cartoons live – all day, every day. Available in both English and French in over 7.4 million Canadian homes, TELETOON brings kids, youth and adults the best in animated entertainment. Founded in 1997, TELETOON Canada inc. is owned by Astral Media Inc. (50%), and Corus Entertainment Inc. (50%)