EvanDorkin, creator of The Eltingville Club told Comics2Filmthat his animated pilot has been given an air date. "Welcome ToEltingville" will play as part of Cartoon Network's Adult Swim block onSunday, March 3rd at 11p.m. (ET).
TheEltingville Club focuses on four pop-culture-obsessed geeks who openlydespise those who cannot grasp the importance of a M.O.C. Oola action figure.The caustic club has appeared regularly in Dorkin's anthology Dork,published by Slave Labor Graphics.
We've beenintently following the progress of the pilot show since Dorkin and partner SarahDyer announced it in April of 2000. Dorkin described his role in the show as"creator/producer/writer'-type" while Dyer came on as story editor andeventually took on the role of executive producer. Dorkin and Dyer have ahistory with Cartoon Network due to thier long stint on Space Ghost Coast To Coast series.
Chuck Sheetzdirected "Welcome To Eltingville". Sheetz has previously directedepisodes of King of the Hill and The Simpsons.
Cartoon Networkwill make an official announcement of The Eltingville Club soon.