Toronto, ON, September 5, 2012 – TELETOON Canada Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of its first ever live streaming service on Videotron’s illico.tv and illico mobile beginning today, Wednesday, September 5. The service will enable Videotron’s authenticated TELETOON subscribers to watch TELETOON English and TELETOON French live online anywhere, anytime.
“As part of TELETOON’s ongoing commitment to offer viewers content at their convenience – wherever they are and however they want it – we are thrilled to introduce our first live streaming service to Videotron’s TELETOON subscribers,” said Len Cochrane, President, TELETOON Canada Inc.
The TELETOON schedule will be available to stream on the web at illico.tv as well as on Android and Blackberry mobile devices using the illico mobile application. Every day from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET/PT, TELETOON delivers hilarious comedy, unexpected surprises and edge-of-your-seat action through the best in animated and animation-related programming and blockbuster movies. The lineup includes the series premieres of Ultimate Spider-Man and Amazing World of Gumball as well as new seasons of Johnny Test and Detentionaire. TELETOON at Night programming takes over the airwaves from 9 p.m. ET/PT onwards, featuring a lineup of smart and culturally topical comedy shows for young adults including Family Guy, American Dad and Robot Chicken.
Coinciding with the launch of TELETOON on illico.tv, TELETOON English, TELETOON French and TÉLÉTOON Jr. are now available On Demand through Videotron’s Channel 900. TELETOON’s hit programming will be featured, including titles such as Johnny Test, Detentionaire and Lego Ninjago.