More details of the Powerpuff Girls return to television are revealed in Cartoon Network's press release for the 2013-2014 season.
Source: Cartoon Network 2013-2014 Upfronts Press Release Lists New and Returning Network Shows
Today Cartoon Network released a press release detailing their schedule for the 2013-2014 season. Included in the release was more details on the Powerpuff Girls' return, which is now revealed to be a special. It will have all the original voice actors reprising their roles (YES! YES! There is hope beyond hope that means Roger L. Jackson might return as Mojo Jojo thus proving once again there is only room in this universe for one Mojo Jojo and he is the one who shall be Mojo Jojo!) The special will be CG animated as well. Here's the official release on the special:
The Powerpuff Girls Special: “Sugar, Spice and Everything Nice…plus a dash of mysterious Chemical X” were the essential ingredients that created Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup—also known as The Powerpuff Girls. This groundbreaking and Emmy®-winning series, created by Craig McCracken, ran on Cartoon Network from 1998-2005 and will soar again as a brand-new, redesigned and re-imagined CG special coming in 2013 where the trio of pint-sized super heroines will be called upon to rescue not just the city of Townsville, but the USA and the world! Featuring an original song “I Wish I Was A Powerpuff Girl” performed by Beatles legend Ringo Starr, who also portrays Townsville’s most famous flamboyant mathematician, “Fibonacci Sequins,” this all-new original special comes from a powerhouse creative team featuring animation talent from around the globe including acclaimed director Dave Smith and award-winning art director Kevin Dart and is produced by Cartoon Network Studios in association with UK’s Passion Pictures. The special also features the original voice cast reprising their iconic roles and will premiere later this year.
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