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Two WB animation series to air on Boomerang this June

Two WB animation series to air on Boomerang this June

Channels
          Besides making their debut on Boomerang’s brand-new US SVOD service this spring, WB Animation’s original series Dorothy & the Wizard of Oz and Wacky Races will also join Boomerang’s global linear TV channel in June. Dorothy & the Wizard of Oz, a comedic fantasy series based on the L. Frank Baum book series, follows the titular character after she has defeated the Wicked Witch and is appointed the Princess of Emerald City. Wacky Racers, a reboot of the slapstick Hanna-Barbera series, follows Penelope Pitstop, a formidable racer who helps save others. The two series will be available in the US exclusively on the SVOD that will house more than 5,000 titles made by Hanna-Barbera, Looney Tunes and MGM Animation. Meanwhile it is being underst
Cartoon Network and Boomerang launch on Fetch TV

Cartoon Network and Boomerang launch on Fetch TV

Animation
Launch follows shortly after platform’s addition of Turner’s CNN International Iconic animated shows including Ben 10, The Powerpuff Girls, Tom and Jerry and Scooby-Doo have found a new home in Australia, with the launch of Cartoon Network and Boomerang on Fetch TV. Turner’s two global flagship children channels will be available from January on the IPTV service. Cartoon Network, Asia Pacific’s leading kids’ channel, is known for its unique brand of surprising humour and has been entertaining Aussie families for more than two decades. Aside from Ben, Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup, Fetch TV viewers will also be amongst the first to watch the channel’s new series Mighty Magiswords. Meanwhile, Boomerang is the place for families who want to see new episodes of iconic cartoons such as Mr
Turner’s Kids Brands Begin 2017 On Top Once Again across Asia Pacific

Turner’s Kids Brands Begin 2017 On Top Once Again across Asia Pacific

Animation
Cartoon Network, Boomerang, POGO and Toonami lead the pack in 2016 and look forward to a multi-platform 2017 The combination of Turner’s four kids brands in Asia Pacific – Cartoon Network, Boomerang, POGO and Toonami – was the region’s No. 1 international kids portfolio across nine measured markets for the whole of 2016.* Building on the same leadership position achieved in 2015, the group again finished the year with the highest category share in the kids’ genre throughout the region. Turner’s off-air, digital touchpoints for its brands also showed significant growth during the past 12 months. Mark Eyers, Chief Content Officer for Turner’s Kids Networks in Asia Pacific, said: “This is awesome news for us, and is just one of many highlights during a huge 2016. We welcomed back mega-fr
Turner’s Boomerang Channel Arrives In Taiwan

Turner’s Boomerang Channel Arrives In Taiwan

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Boomerang, Turner’s global kids’ brand and companion channel to Cartoon Network, is now available in Taiwan for the first time With an additional 1.6 million subscribers across Kbro and Taiwan Mobile platforms, the agreement increases the channel’s distribution in Asia Pacific to 32 million households since the channel’s relaunch in late 2014. From November 14, the all-animation network will have both Mandarin audio and traditional Chinese subtitles, boasting an impressive line-up of new series and movies programmed for both kids and their families. In addition to the ever-popular Tom and Jerry, Scooby-Doo and Looney Tunes, new shows include Bunnicula, Talking Tom and the hilarious Grizzy and the Lemmings – the most-talked-about animated series at MIP Junior in Cannes last month. Phi

Turner Unfurls Hindi Cartoon Network for MENA region

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With a Dedicated Hindi Cartoon Channel in MENA region, Turner eyes untapped Hindi audience in the region! For decades, South Asian children living in North Africa and Middle East Countries, awaited a a dedicated Hindi Cartoon Network, with unleashing of a First Hindi Channel in MENA, Turner- the principal broadcaster has brought an end to this longing. (more…)

The Newest Turner and Sky content-contract increases Sky’s portfolio to over 4,500 episodes of kids’ show!!!

Animation, Channels
European heavyweight in pay-TV segment –Sky has entered into an agreement which sealed a long term content–contract for several shows from Cartoon Network, Boomerang and preschool channel Cartoonito.European heavyweight in pay-TV segment –Sky has entered into an agreement which sealed a long term content –contract for several shows from Cartoon Network, Boomerang and preschool channel Cartoonito. (more…)

CARTOON NETWORK GROWS ITS AUSTRALIAN-MADE ORIGINAL ANIMATION IN 2016

Animation, Channels, Headlines
Cartoon Network, Asia Pacific’s leading kids’ TV brand, has announced that four Australian-made animation projects will be part of its regional programming line-up in 2016. Sitting alongside Cartoon Network Originals from its bricks-and-mortar studio in Burbank, California, such as We Bare Bears, The Powerpuff Girls, Adventure Time and Ben 10, will be a number of Australian-grown comedies from creators hailing from around the country. (more…)

BOOMERANG BOUNCES INTO MALAYSIA ON HYPPTV

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Turner’s second flagship kids’ brand increases its regional footprint Boomerang, the global kids’ brand and companion channel to Cartoon Network, has launched in Malaysia on HyppTV with a two-month free preview available from August 1, 2015. Boomerang is an all-animation network with a line-up of household names and contemporary cartoons programmed for both kids and their families. The channel offers exclusive, first-run content including new episodes of timeless favourites such as Tom and Jerry, Looney Tunes and Scooby-Doo, as well as premium acquisitions including Garfield, Pink Panther, Strawberry Shortcake, My Little Pony, Mr. Bean, Inspector Gadget, DreamWorks’ Turbo FAST and DreamWorks’ two Dragons series. (more…)

Turner Broadcasting & Warner Bros. sign global multi-series deal for BOOMERANG

Animation, Headlines
Nearly 450 Half-Hours of Original Content from Warner Bros. Animation to Premiere on the Rebranded Network New WBA Series Bunnicula, Wabbit – A Looney Tunes Production and Be Cool Scooby-Doo! Set for Global Rollout this Autumn Turner Broadcasting and Warner Bros. announced today that together, the two Time Warner companies are deepening their ongoing partnership with a global agreement that will build on the company’s two-network strategy by strengthening the pipeline of original content being developed for the recently rebranded Boomerang, the beloved network known for its funny and timeless contemporary animation. (more…)