"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.
Post-production continued on the episodic versions of individual episodes even after the pilot movie aired.
Cast and characters
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.
This special hour event did not feature an opening sequence, and thus there were no main title clips.
- ↑ Weisman, Greg (2010-11-26). Young Justice, twenty minutes and counting... Ask Greg. Retrieved 2011-03-10.
- ↑ Weisman, Greg (2010-12-02). Question #12731. Ask Greg. Retrieved 2011-03-10.
- ↑ Harvey, James (2010-12-02). "Young Justice" Special Event Grabs Cartoon Network Over 2.5 Million Viewers. World's Finest. Retrieved 2011-08-14.
- Episode 1 : Independence Day and Fireworks @ Whelmed: the Young Justice files