Teletoon Canada Inc. has released upcoming schedule details for the network, revealing Green Lantern: The Animated Series will be joining the Superfan Friday programming block at the end of March 2012. According to the network, Green Lantern: The Animated Series is slated to debut on Teletoon Friday, March 23rd, 2012 at 7:30pm (ET/PT). Teletoon will be the exclusive Canadian home for Green Lantern: The Animated Series. Further details for the Canadian debut of Green Lantern: The Animated Series can be found below, including a series description and premiere date, provided by Teletoon.
Based on the DC Comics super hero, Green Lantern: The Animated Series follows Earth’s Green Lantern, Hal Jordan, who is used to being in dangerous situations but never anything like this! In the farthest reaches of deep space, Hal patrols the Guardian Frontier, where he must face down invasions from the evil Red Lantern Corps. Powered by pure rage, the evil Red Lanterns have sworn to destroy the Green Lantern Corps and everything they stand for. Dispatched on the experimental spacecraft The Interceptor, Hal is soon joined by an all-new group of heroes on a mission to protect Guardian Space and the Green Lantern Corps itself.
Teletoon aired a one-hour Green Lantern: The Animated Series special back in November 2011 in conjunction with Cartoon Network, the one-hour special previewing the first two episodes of the new cartoon. Cartoon Network also announced the addition of Green Lantern: The Animated Series to its schedule as of March 2012, details of which are available here.
Green Lantern: The Animated Series will join Young Justice as part of the Teletoon’s popular Superfan Friday line-up, though representatives are currently unable to confirm the return of Young Justice to the network line-up. Additionally, representatives state that Batman: The Brave and The Bold is still slated to return to the network with new-to-the-network episodes, though has also been unable to confirm a return date.
Stay tuned for further schedule updates here soon at The World’s Finest, including episode specific details for the Teletoon debut of Green Lantern: The Animated Series. Green Lantern: The Animated Series joins the Teletoon Superfan Friday programming block on March 23rd, 2012 at 7:30pm (ET/PT).