KIDS' WB! ON THE CW RENEWS JOHNNY TEST FOR THIRD SEASON Cookie Jar Entertainment's Popular Animated Series Returns With 13 All-New Adventures
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LOS ANGELES (February 27, 2007) - Cookie Jar Entertainment's hit series, "Johnny Test," has been renewed by Kids' WB! on The CW for 13 additional episodes, it was announced by Toper Taylor, President and COO of Cookie Jar Entertainment and Betsy McGowen, Kids' WB! Senior Vice President and General Manager. The new episodes of the marvelously madcap series about a fearless 11-year-old boy and his outrageous adventures are being produced for the network's 2007-2008 season.
"'Johnny Test' represents the model of high-energy entertainment our network aims to offer our viewers," said McGowen. "We're very pleased to present new episodes of this wonderful series to its growing legion of fans."
"We're delighted by the overwhelming response from viewers to 'Johnny Test.' The show's success is a testament to the creativity and extraordinary work of creator and executive producer Scott Fellows and executive producer Loris Lunsford," said Taylor. "Kids' WB! is one of the leading broadcasters for children's television, and it is very gratifying to provide them with bright, original and distinctive programming."
"Johnny Test," marketed under Cookie Jar's action adventure brand Coliseum, chronicles the adventures of a fearless 11-year-old boy, his genetically engineered super dog, Dukey, and his 13-year-old super genius brainiac twin sisters, Susan and Mary, who use Johnny as their guinea pig for their out-of-this-world scientific experiments. Johnny is the ultimate test pilot where no mission is too unbelievable, no challenge is too great, no villain is too menacing - and no sister-created concoction is too wild. As long as his dog, Dukey, can come along, Johnny gives it a go!
About Cookie Jar Group
Cookie Jar Group develops, produces, distributes and markets quality products to children, their caregivers, parents and teachers. Cookie Jar Group's products reflects its commitment to providing the best in children's published content, animated and live action programming and innovative educational and entertainment-driven products worldwide.
Cookie Jar Entertainment Inc., Cookie Jar Group's entertainment operation, is a leading, global, independent producer, marketing and brand manager of such renowned children's properties as "Johnny Test", "Spider Riders", "The Doodlebops" and "Caillou". Combining globally-renowned intellectual properties with an industry-recognized management team, Cookie Jar Entertainment Inc. is a market-driven, brand building company that is committed to children first and foremost and is dedicated to the development and production of quality programming that embraces the whole child, with animated and live-action series that entertain, inspire and enlighten children and family audiences worldwide.
About Kids' WB! on The CW
A leader in children's programming, Kids' WB! continues to be a unique destination for kids. Now airing on The CW Network, Kids' WB! has been the broadcast home for such cornerstone hits as the blockbusters "Pokémon" and "Yu-Gi-Oh!," Emmy® Award-winners "The Batman" and "Xiaolin Showdown," culturally diverse series "Jackie Chan Adventures" and "¡Mucha Lucha! Gigante," and breakout hits "Shaggy & Scooby-Doo Get A Clue!" and "Legion of Super Heroes," among other favorites. Kids and their parents can find more information about Kids' WB! programming online at www.KidsWB.com.