Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Tweety and the rest of the gang are going mobile as the first-ever Looney Tunes and Friends mobile video channel launches on Sprint PCS Vision Multimedia Services (Channel 12). For $4.95 per month, fans will get continuous 3-5 minute video streams of classic cartoons that will soon include installments of Scooby-Doo, The Flintstones and The Jetsons.
In addition to clips created by such animation greats as Chuck Jones, Bob Clampett, Tex Avery and the team of William Hanna and Joseph Barbera, the channel will also feature original Looney Tunes shorts created by Warner Bros. Online. More than 20 clips will be available at any time and content will be updated weekly.
Warner Bros. and Sprint are also launching a Warner Bros. Entertainment film trailer channel that will promote titles from Warner Bros. Pictures and Warner Independent Pictures. The free service will launch on Channel 22 with the trailer for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, which hits theaters nationwide on July 15.