Episode guide

"Independence Day" is the pilot episode of the first season of Young Justice. It consists of the first two episodes of the series, "Independence Day" and "Fireworks", edited together into a single hour-long movie. It first aired on Cartoon Network's East Coast feed on 26 November 2010 at 7pm EST, and on the West Coast feed at 7pm PST.[1]

Post-production continued on the episodic versions of individual episodes even after the pilot movie aired.[2]

Synopsis[edit | edit source]

Main articles: "Independence Day" and "Fireworks"

Cast and characters[edit | edit source]

Voice actor Character
Jesse McCartney Robin  
Nolan North Superboy  
Khary Payton Aqualad  
Jason Spisak Kid Flash  
René Auberjonois Mark Desmond  
George Eads Flash  
Crispin Freeman Speedy  
Bruce Greenwood Batman  
Phil LaMarr Aquaman  
Stephanie Lemelin Computer  
Yuri Lowenthal Icicle Jr.  
Kevin Michael Richardson Martian Manhunter  
Keith Szarabajka Mister Freeze  
Alan Tudyk Green Arrow  
Miguel Ferrer L-1  
Mark Rolston L-3  
Non-speaking roles
Black Canary  
Captain Atom  
Captain Cold  
Captain Marvel  
Dr. Spence  
Hal Jordan  
John Stewart  
Killer Frost  
Red Tornado  
Wonder Woman  
Full credits
38 Character debut
0 Speaking debut
0 Episode debut

Ratings[edit | edit source]

The first half hour of this sneak peek event garnered an average of 2.1 million viewers among kids between 9 and 14 and boys and teens between 6 and 17. The second half hour saw its viewers increasing up to of 2.3 million among kids between 2 and 14. Overall, the show attracted more than 2,547,0000 viewers ranging from 2 year-olds and older.[3]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

This special hour event did not feature an opening sequence, and thus there were no main title clips.

Questions[edit | edit source]

Main articles: "Independence Day" and "Fireworks"

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Weisman, Greg (2010-11-26). Young Justice, twenty minutes and counting... Ask Greg. Retrieved 2011-03-10.
  2. Weisman, Greg (2010-12-02). Question #12731. Ask Greg. Retrieved 2011-03-10.
  3. Harvey, James (2010-12-02). "Young Justice" Special Event Grabs Cartoon Network Over 2.5 Million Viewers. World's Finest. Retrieved 2011-08-14.
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