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Cartoon Network will release Unikitty!, a spinoff series based on the popular LEGO Movie character.
Produced by Warner Bros. Animation, the toon’s initial episodes will be shown throughout the day on linear broadcast and will also be available on CN’s digital and mobile platforms including the Cartoon Network App.
Following its premiere, other Unikitty! episodes will air on Friday evenings on Cartoon Network.
The half-hour series follows the titular character also known as Princess Unikitty who morphs into Angry Kitty if crossed.
The show that was shown the green signal by Cartoon Network in May features voice actor Tara Strong taking over the reins from Alison Brie who played the character in the 2014 movie. Incidentally, the movie grossed US$469 million at the global box office.
The series is part of a long standing partnership between the LEGO Group and Cartoon Network which has churned out LEGO DC Comics: Batman Be-Leaguered, LEGO Star Wars: Empire Strikes Out, LEGO Star Wars: The Yoda Chronicles, LEGO Nexo Knights and Mixels, a multi-platform IP including animated shorts, digital games and collectible building toys that launched in 2014.