DREAMWORKS DRAGONS: GIFT OF THE NIGHT FURY
FIRES UP TELETOON’S HOLIDAY LINEUP
Inspired by the acclaimed DreamWorks Animation film How to Train Your Dragon, this must-see holiday special has its Canadian television premiere on Monday, December 17 at 7 p.m. ET/PT
(Toronto, Ontario, December 12, 2012) – Celebrating the holiday season as only dragons can, Toothless, Hiccup and the gang lead the charge for the Canadian broadcast premiere of DreamWorks Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury, a festive half-hour holiday special airing on TELETOON, Monday, December 17 at 7 p.m. ET/PT.
DreamWorks Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury is a story of faith, love and friendship that takes viewers on an adventure of dragon-sized proportions as the villagers of Berk prepare for the winter holidays. First introduced in the Academy Award®-nominated film How To Train Your Dragon and kept alive week after week in TELETOON’s newest hit series DreamWorks Dragons: Riders of Berk, the epic tale of Hiccup, Toothless and the Dragons of Berk continues in DreamWorks Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury. The special features an all-star voice cast including Jay Baruchel (voice of Hiccup), Gerard Butler (voice of Stoick the Vast), Craig Ferguson (voice of Gobber the Belch), America Ferrera (voice of Astrid), Jonah Hill (voice of Snotlout), Christopher Mintz-Plasse (voice of Fishlegs) and Kristen Wiig (voice of Ruffnut).
New episodes of DreamWorks Dragons: Riders of Berk air every Thursday at 6:30 p.m. ET/PT on TELETOON.
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