FOXTEL and 111 HITS are pleased to announce Bugs Bunny, one of the most loved and iconic characters in entertainment history will return to the small screen when Toon Time hosted by Penny Mitchell and featuring Dickie Knee premieres on Monday, July 18 on 111 HITS.
Newcomer 22 year-old Penny Mitchell has had guest roles in television series Offspring Series 2 and Rush, she has also appeared in feature films including The Joe Manifesto and 6 Plots. Penny will be ably assisted by TV puppet icon and the eternally naughty Dickie Knee voiced by John Blackman.
Alex Ristevski, 111 HITS Channel Manager said “Toon Time is a lively, fun and entertaining program aimed to appeal to both children and adults alike. It is a combination of punchy, energetic studio segments and classic cartoons. We are thrilled to introduce a vibrant new host in Penny and pleased to have Dickie Knee back where he belongs on your television screens.”
Re-live those magically moments with all your favourite character including; Daffy Duck, Elmer Fudd, Porky Pig, Sylvester, Marvin the Martian, Roadrunner, Coyote, Yosemitte Sam, Foghorn Leghorn, Tweety Bird, Speedy Gonzales among others.
For all those Loony Toons and Merrie Melodies fans Toon Time will feature classic episodes including; Duck Rabbit Duck, Duck Seasoning, Rabbit Fire, Duck Amuck, Duck Dodgers and 24 ½ Century, Bully For Bugs, What’s Opera Doc, Ali Baba Bunny, Knighty Knight Bugs, Claws For Alarm and many more.
So, on with the show! This is it! Toon Time, weeknights at 5.30pm on 111 HITS.