PR: It’s a Summer Wrap Party as YTV and Treehouse Get their Phreak on for Fall
T’S A SUMMER WRAP PARTY AS YTV AND TREEHOUSE GET THEIR PHREAK ON FOR FALL
(June 13, 2007 – Toronto , Canada ) This August, YTV is gearing up for fall as viewers get a glimpse of hot new shows like Storm Hawks and Legion of Superheroes with Sneek Peek Week. And that’s not all – keep cool and chill out with a weekend of spooky shows like Ruby Gloom and Ghost Trackers during Summer Phreakend.
YTV AUGUST 2007 HIGHLIGHTS
SNEEK PEEK WEEK
YTV is ramping up for fall and previewing some new shows hitting the airwaves this September. From Monday, August 27 to Thursday, August 30, every night at 6:30 p.m., YTV is giving viewers a taste of the new series Storm Hawks and Legion of Superheroes as well as new episodes of returning favourites El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera and My Life As A Teenage Robot. In addition, catch an Edgar & Ellen special each night at 6 p.m.
Get ready to sit on the edge of your seat as YTV brings a lineup of episodes, specials and movies designed to scare viewers silly during the Summer Phreakend, on Saturday, August 11 and Sunday, August 12. The hair-raising lineup includes episodes of Danny Phantom: The Ultimate Enemy, Ghost Trackers, Mystery Hunters and Monster Warriors. And get ready for not one, but two premieres, as YTV airs Dungeons & Dragons starring Jeremy Irons on Saturday, August 11 at 7 p.m. and tense teen flick I Know What You Did Last Summer starring Ryan Phillippe, Sarah Michelle Gellar and Jennifer Love Hewitt starting at the stroke of midnight.
NO PANTS DAY
Who likes wearing pants anyway? Tune in to watch some top YTV characters as they embark upon a few bottomless episodes with No Pants Day. Join Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius, Grossology, Fairly OddParents and SpongeBob SquarePants in an underwear flashing spectacle of pant-less proportions Wednesday, August 15 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in The Zone hosted by Carlos.
Camp out with YTV on Sunday, August 5 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. with Nature Calls! Highlights include Danny Phantom: Claw of the Wild and Being Ian: Little Camp of Horrors. Two outdoor flicks are also in store for viewers as Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild airs at 4 p.m. in Three Hairy Thumbs Up and John Hughes’ classic The Great Outdoors starring John Candy and Dan Aykroyd at 6 p.m. in ZAPX hosted by Simon – fun for the whole family!
It’s going to be a gloomy Monday on August 13 as YTV airs four back-to-back episodes of Ruby Gloom beginning at 10 a.m. Be sure to join your favourite resident of Gloomsville for these four un-uplifting episodes: Misery Loves Company, Poe-ranoia, Lucky Me, and Gloommates.
MORE YTV MOVIES – IT’S POPCORN TIME!
Attention all family members! Tune in to watch blockbuster hits and animated favourites on YTV’s themed movie blocks – 3 Hairy Thumbs Up every Saturday and Sunday at 4 p.m., Saturday Night Movies every Saturday evening at 7 p.m., ZAPX every Sunday at 6 p.m. and Monday Matinees every Monday at 10 a.m.
and 4 p.m.
The Sandlot 2 (2005) airs Saturday, August 4 at 4 p.m.
National Lampoon’s European Vacation (1985) airs Saturday, August 4 at 7 p.m
Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild (2005) airs Sunday, August 5 at 4 p.m.
The Great Outdoors (1988) airs Sunday, August 5 at 6 p.m.
My Fair Madeline (2002) airs Monday, August 6 at 10 a.m.
Spiderman: Return of the Green Goblin (2002) airs Monday, August 6 at 4 p.m.
The Powerpuff Girls: The Movie (2002) airs Saturday, August 11 at 4 p.m.
Dungeons and Dragons (2000) airs Saturday, August 11 at 7 p.m.
Gremlins II: The New Batch (1990) airs Sunday, August 12 at 4 p.m.
Addams Family Values (1993) airs Saturday, August 12 at 6 p.m.
Pokemon 6: Jirashi Wish Maker (2004) airs Monday, August 13 at 4 p.m.
Spiderman: The Ultimate Villain Showdown (2002) airs Saturday, August 18 at 4 p.m.
The Three Amigos (1986) airs Saturday, August 18 at 7 p.m.
Baby Geniuses (1999) airs Sunday, August 19 at 4 p.m.
The Karate Kid (1984) airs Sunday, August 19 at 6 p.m.
The Land Before Time: Journey Through The Mists (1996) airs Monday, August 20 at 10 a.m.
Dragons: Metal Ages (2005) airs Monday, August 20 at 4 p.m.
Reboot: My Two Bobs (2001) airs Saturday, August 25 at 4 p.m.
Fly Away Home (1996) airs Saturday, August 25 at 7 p.m.
Like Mike 2 (2006) airs Sunday, August 26 at 4 p.m.
The Karate Kid II(1986) airs Sunday, August 26 at 6 p.m.
The Land Before Time VII: The Stone of Cold Fire (2000) airs Monday, August 27 at 10 a.m.
Drake & Josh Go Hollywood (2006) airs Monday, August 27 at 4 p.m.
TREEHOUSE AUGUST 2007 HIGHLIGHTS
IF THE WORLD WERE A VILLAGE
Winner of a 2007 ACT (The Alliance for Children’s Television) Award of Excellence*, this special imagines the world as a village of only 100 people and explores what they do, what religions they follow and what languages they speak. Come learn about our global village with If the World Were a Village Monday, August 13 at 2:30 p.m.
Fridays are now even more exciting with the return of Summer-saurus Fridays. Every Friday at 6 p.m. until August 31, Treehouse is bringing its viewers The Land Before Time movies all summer long.
All YTV times are ET/PT.
All Treehouse times are ET.