APRIL PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS
THE PROBLEM SOLVERZ (TV-PG)
Premieres Monday, April 4 at 8:45 p.m. (ET, PT)
The Problem Solverz joins Monday Night Comedies
Star Wars: The Clone Wars Season Three Draws to a Close
A new animated original series from Cartoon Network, The Problem Solverz is about three crazy young dudes—Horace, Roba and Alfe—who run an unorthodox detective agency dedicated to solving the mysteries of the universe, one case at a time. Here, no case is too trivial or too weird, whether it’s a lost cat matching wits with a rogue giant rollerblade or simply collecting clues to decipher mystical riddles, The Problem Solverz are up to the challenge! A quarter-hour animated comedy series, The Problem Solverz, created by acclaimed artist Ben Jones, displays a fresh and distinctive visual style and tone that is as entertaining as it is intriguing. The series joins Cartoon Network’s Monday night comedies on April 4 at 8:45 p.m. (ET, PT).
Monday, April 4: “Time Twister” – When an elementary school class mysteriously ages almost 100 years after riding the “Time Twister Roller Coaster,” the Problem Solverz get it shut down, but Alfe decides to use the coaster to go back in time to fulfill his pizza cravings.
Monday, April 11: “Videogamez” – Horace becomes addicted to video games while the Problem Solverz struggle with a rogue game whose artificial intelligence threatens to take over the world.
Monday, April 18: “K-999 and Da Little Explorez” – Robot Dog K999 joins the Problem Solverz as they help get revenge on a group of mean little girl explorers who have a secret mission to help aliens take over the world.
Monday, April 25: “Awesome Banditz” – When the mall is robbed of its supply of wearable blankets, the Problems Solverz get caught up in the adrenaline-fueled world of underground elevator racing.
STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS (TV-PG-V)
Friday, April 1 at 8:00 p.m. (ET, PT)
Season three of Star Wars: The Clone Wars draws to a close on Friday, April 1 during a two-episode, hour-long special event. The night begins with the episode “Padawan Lost,” where Ahsoka Tano and a group of abducted younglings find themselves stranded on Iwasskah, on the run from cruel and deadly Trandoshan hunting parties. The season concludes with “Wookiee Hunt:” As Ahsoka and the Padawans struggle to evade the Trandoshan hunters and escape from captivity, their efforts receive an unexpected boost when a new captive—a Wookiee named Chewbacca—arrives. Ahsoka and the Padawans work with Chewie in a daring attempt to escape from the hunting range.
This is the first time viewers will see their favorite Wookiee from the Star Wars universe in his animated form. Tune in Friday, April 1 at 8 p.m. (ET, PT) to see which remaining secrets are revealed and what questions remain unanswered.
BEN 10 WEEK (TV-Y7-FV)
Begins Monday, April 11 at 4 p.m. (ET, PT)
Cartoon Network celebrates its hit franchise, Ben 10
, with a full week of special episodes and movies. Starting after school on Monday, April 11, an hour of favorite Ben 10 episodes will air every weekday at 4 p.m. (ET, PT) from the original classic Ben 10 series, Ben 10: Alien Force
and Ben’s latest incarnation, Ben 10: Ultimate Alien. On Saturday, April 16 at 3:30 p.m. (ET, PT), catch the first live-action Ben 10 movie, Ben 10: The Secret of the Omnitrix. Then on Sunday, April 17 at 11:30 a.m. (ET, PT), Ben 10 week concludes with a broadcast of the 2009 hit live-action movie, Ben 10: Alien Swarm (TV-PG-V).
ADVENTURE TIME (TV-PG)
Mondays at 8 p.m. (ET, PT)
, Cartoon Network’s new original animated series, introduces viewers to unlikely heroes Finn & Jake, buddies who traverse the mystical Land of Ooo and encounter its colorful inhabitants. The best of friends, our heroes always find themselves in the middle of heart-pounding escapades. Finn, a silly kid with an awesome hat and Jake, a brassy dog with a big kind heart, depend on each other through thick and thin. From the mind of creator Pendleton Ward, Ooo is a land built for adventure. Teeming with imposing mountains, lush green plains, accessible forests, ubiquitous prairies and winding rivers, the cities and towns are filled with bizarre characters in need of unique assistance. Whether it’s saving Princess Bubblegum, defeating zombie candy, mocking the “oxy-moronic” Ice King, or rocking out with undead music wiz Marceline the Vampire Queen, with Finn & Jake it’s always Adventure Time.
Monday, April 4: “Belly of the Beast” – In order to cure the stomach ache of a giant, Finn & Jake must break up a party happening in his belly.
Monday, April 11: “The Limit” – Finn & Jake must risk it all to see all their dreams come true at the center of a magic wish-granting maze.
Monday, April 18: “Video Makers” – Finn & Jake have creative differences while making the best home movie ever!
Monday, April 25: “Go With Me” – Finn needs to date to the movies and must balance the contrasting advice of Jake and Marceline in wooing Princess Bubblegum so he can see that flick!
REGULAR SHOW (TV-PG)
Mondays at 8:30 p.m. (ET, PT)
A new original animated comedy by Cartoon Network, Regular Show
features best friends Mordecai (a six-foot-tall blue jay) and Rigby (a hyperactive raccoon). The two are groundskeepers at a park owned by Pops, a humanoid-looking lollipop who has spent his entire life there. The job is so deadly dull that the two friends will do anything they can to avoid it. This doesn’t go over well with their boss Benson (an anthropomorphic gumball machine)—but their efforts often result in insane escapades that delight Pops. Regular Show airs Monday nights at 8:30 p.m. (ET, PT).
Monday, April 4: “Muscle Woman” – Mordecai & Rigby attempt to get Muscle Man and his girlfriend back together, until she begins to fall for Mordecai.
Monday, April 11: “Temp Check” – Rigby hires a temp to do his work but gets jealous when the temp becomes tight with Mordecai.
Monday, April 18: “Jinx” – Rigby must figure out how to unjinx himself without talking.
Monday, April 25: “See You There” – Mordecai and Rigby find out that everyone has been invited by Muscle Man to High Five Ghost’s birthday party except them. They decide to go anyway.
BEN 10: ULTIMATE ALIEN (TV-Y7-FV)
Fridays at 7:30 p.m. (ET, PT)
Ben 10: Ultimate Alien follows 16-year-old Ben Tennyson as his life changes in major ways. His secret identity has been revealed and he’s now an international mega-star super hero, loved by kids all over the world but distrusted by many adults. Armed with a mysterious new Ultimatrix, Ben is able to transform into ultimate versions of his aliens and will see action in places he’s never been. After Ben’s original Omnitrix was destroyed, he takes possession of the Ultimatrix and must unlock its secrets. In addition to Ben’s previous transformations, an extra half-turn of the Ultimatrix’s dial reveals a whole new menu. Ben must also deal with a brand-new villain and his most formidable adversary yet: Aggregor! Aggregor is an Osmosian (like Kevin) and plans to absorb the powers of five unique aliens whose combined abilities will make him unstoppable. Joining Ben in his adventures are his partners, Gwen and Kevin. Ben and Gwen are 16 years old now, so Ben can drive the “Benmobile” (the muscle car from the live-action movie, Ben 10: Alien Swarm). For Ben, it’s not easy being the world’s only famous superhero, but the perks are awesome!
Friday, April 1: “Basic Training” – Ben and company are forced to go through basic training at the Plumber’s Academy.
Friday, April 8: “It’s Not Easy Being Gwen” – A typical day in the not-so-typical life of Gwen Tennyson.
Friday, April 15: “Ben 10,000 Returns” – Ben and company are visited by Ben 10K who is tracking down the evil Eon!
Friday, April 22: “Moon Struck” – Flashback story of how Grandpa Max met Verdona the Anodite.
Friday, April 29: “Prisoner #775 is Missing” – Max, Ben, Gwen and Kevin discover the hidden truth about Area 51.
GENERATOR REX (TV-PG)
Fridays at 8 p.m. (ET, PT)
Rex is 15, and like most 15-year-old boys, he likes cars, girls, music and sports. But unlike most 15-year-old boys, he can make his fists the size of boulders, sprout a jet pack out of his back and turn his legs into a lightning-fast motorcycle. These talents are extremely useful to Providence, a global organization chartered to fight mutant creatures known as E.V.O.s (Exponentially Variegated Organism). Rex is under their care and is their ultimate weapon. Generator Rex
takes place in the aftermath of a global accident, where microscopic machines known as nanites have merged with every living thing. For a select few, the nanites mutate their hosts into monstrous creatures called E.V.O.s. Rex is one such E.V.O., but unlike the monsters he and Providence battle, Rex has control over his nanites. He alone has the ability to not only control these nanites—allowing him to create amazing mechanical limbs and gadgets that aid him in battle—but also heal E.V.O.s of their mutation. Rex is joined by a team of characters including his sidekick, a highly intelligent monkey named Bobo Haha, his mentor Agent Six, the brilliant Dr. Holiday and Noah, a regular kid and Rex’s friend. Tune in Fridays at 8 p.m. (ET, PT) to see Rex face his evil foe, an evil E.V.O. named Van Kleiss, while trying to be a normal teenager.
Friday, April 1: “Outpost” – Rex and Bobo go to the Amazon to stop a group of radical EVO lovers.
Friday, April 8: “Haunted” – Rex and Noah go on a double-date with Claire and Annie and end up fighting an EVO ghost in a haunted house!
Friday, April 15: “Moonlighting” – Rex gets pulled into the world of EVO-busting for profit with two former Providence cadets.
Friday, April 22: “Without a Paddle” – Noah needs Rex to be his partner for the school’s State champion table tennis tournament.
Friday, April 29: “Night Falls” – Rex and Caesar visit their Abuela in Mexico. Hunter Cain is back!
SYM-BIONIC TITAN (TV-PG-V)
Saturdays at 9:30 a.m. (ET, PT)
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. In their every day forms, Ilana and Lance act as brother and sister, while Octus portrays dual roles of father at home and their friend Newton at school.
When called into battle, our Galalunians are outfitted with individual armor that provides more than ample protection. It’s when the gravest of danger appears that Octus activates the sym-bionic defense program and Ilana, Lance and Octus come together to form the spectacular cyber-giant Sym-Bionic Titan. It is in this form that they battle the most evil of beasts.
Saturday, April 2: “The Steel Foe” – General Steel now has a giant robot of his own!
THE GARFIELD SHOW (TV-Y7)
Weekdays at 5 p.m. (ET, PT)
Everyone’s favorite lasagna-eating cat is back in an all-new season of The Garfield Show, premiering Tuesday, Feb. 22 on Cartoon Network. Join Garfield, Jon and Odie for hilarious misadventures as The Garfield Show offers a day-in-the-life glimpse of one of the comics’ and television’s most famous felines. Familiar guest characters such as Nermal, Liz, Arlene and Squeak add to the fun in this CGI series produced by Paws, Inc. and Dargaud Media. Catch up with the first season of The Garfield Show every day at 10:30 a.m., and then new episodes of The Garfield Show can be seen every weekday at 5 p.m. (ET, PT).