September 7, 2009

CBS plans new children’s program slate

The U.S. television network CBS says it has lined up a new slate of Saturday morning children's programs for the 2009-10 season.

The three-hour block, known as Cookie Jar TV and presented in partnership with Cookie Jar Entertainment, includes Busytown Mysteries, based on the books by Richard Scarry; Noonbory & the Super 7, which follows a group of super-sensing problem solvers; and Sabrina the Animated Series, which is about a 12-year-old half-witch.

The lineup is to begin airing Sept. 19.