Cartoon Network Orders More Ben 10, Generator Rex

The Cartoon Network series Ben 10: Ultimate Alien and Generator Rex debuted last week to strong ratings, prompting the network to order additional episodes of each series.

The series’ premieres on April 23 were the top-rated programs on all television in their timeslots for boys ages 6-11 and boys ages 9-14, according to preliminary Nielsen Media Research data.

Cartooon Network has ordered 32 more episodes of Ben 10: Ultimate Alien and 20 more episodes of Generator Rex.

Both series were created by Man of Action, which consists of Joe Casey, Joe Kelley, Duncan Rouleau, and Steven T. Seagle, and are produced at Cartoon Network Studios in Burbank, Calif.