Warner Bros. booth gets Cartoon Network “Toon Up” for Sunday/Family day at Comic-Con

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Sunday is family day at Comic-Con, and this year for the first time, Warner Bros. Entertainment will partner with Time Warner sister company Cartoon Network on a daylong “booth takeover” initiative. On Sunday, July 24, at Comic-Con International: San Diego, the Warner Bros. booth — with its distinctive 30-foot tall replica of the iconic Warner Bros. water tower — will transform overnight into the Cartoon Network booth to create a fun, family friendly environment designed just for kids.

In celebration of family day, Cartoon Network and Warner Bros. will present a day’s worth of kid-friendly events at the booth, including:

• Signings by stars and creators from “Regular Show,” “Adventure Time,” “The Looney Tunes Show,” “Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated” and “Young Justice”

• The return of last year’s smash success kids’ Dance Party, featuring costumed characters like Scooby-Doo and Bugs Bunny. For 2011, dance party revelers will show off their hottest moves on a custom-made Liquid Fusion floor, allowing them to walk on water! (Figuratively, of course.)

• Live demonstrations by cartoonists and other artists, including iconic “MAD” illustrator Sergio Aragones

• One-of-a-kind giveaways and premiums from Cartoon Network and Warner Bros. Animation, including the live giveaway of the Tweety car

Thirty-five workers will work over 500 combined hours to engineer a Cartoon Network rebrand of the 3,600-square-foot Warner Bros. booth, literally overnight, hanging all-new banners and booth signage to create an all-new environment.

CARTOON NETWORK BOOTH EVENT SCHEDULE

SUNDAY, JULY 24

• “The Looney Tunes Show” autograph signing, 10:15 a.m.
• “Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated” autograph signing, 10:15 a.m.
• “Adventure Time” signing, 11:00 a.m.
• “Young Justice” signing, 11:15 a.m.
• Cartoon Network Dance Party, 12:00 Noon–12:45 p.m.
• Tweety car giveaway, 12:45 p.m.
• Sergio Aragones live cartooning presentation, 1:00 p.m.
• “Regular Show” signing, 1:45 p.m.

For additional information about Warner Bros. Television activities at Comic-Con, follow us on Twitter @TheWBdotcom (hashtag #WBSDCC) and visit www.thewb.com/comiccon.

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