Cartoon Network Planning Green Lantern Series

The Hollywood Reporter says that Cartoon Network is planning a "Green Lantern" animated series.

At the same event where Warner Bros. talked about their upcoming DC Entertainment slate, Time Warner’s Turner chairman and CEO Phil Kent showed a slide with some of Cartoon Network’s original programming on Thursday.

It included the title "Green Lantern: The Animated Series."

According to the trade, "Warner Bros. chairman and CEO Barry Meyer later in the day mentioned this as an example of increasing collaboration and coordination between his unit and Turner. He said the Cartoon Network show is based on the DC Comics character and Warner’s ‘Green Lantern’ movie, scheduled for a June 17, 2011 release."


The series is expected to debut in November of 2011.