Cartoon Network has ordered 26 episodes of a new animated rendition of Fantastic Four from Marvel Entertainment for a fall premiere.
The Hollywood Reporter says the series revolves around the crime-fighting adventures of the famous Marvel Comics superhero quartet, Mr. Fantastic, the Invisible Woman, the Human Torch and the Thing, and their battles with villainous Dr. Doom.
The series will be produced by Marvel and Moonscoop, the animation company behind Cartoon Network's Code Lyoko series. Marvel chief Avi Arad will serve as executive producer of the series. Eric Rollman, executive vp home entertainment and TV production, and Craig Kyle, vp creative development, will oversee the production for Marvel.