Eric Lee Appointed As Location Director for Cartoon Network Enterprises Asia Pacific

Eric Lee Appointed As Location Director for Cartoon Network Enterprises Asia Pacific

Eric Lee Appointed As Location Director for Cartoon Network Enterprises Asia Pacific

Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific has appointed Eric Lee as its location based entertainment (LBE) manager for Cartoon Network Enterprises.

Mr Lee will be responsible for licencing and expanding Cartoon Network’s waterparks, theme parks, branded retail and entertainment spaces in the APAC region, previously he worked as Director for Global LBE for Rovio Entertainment in Europe and was involved in the Angry Birds 4D film and Angry Birds VR experience.

Recent location based entertainment successes include the Cartoon Network Amazone waterpark in Thailand, a Tuzki-themed restaurant in Shanghai (Tuzki is an internet emoji brand managed by Turner Broadcasting and Outblaze), and the first of a series of Cartoon Network retail stores in Seoul, South Korea.

Commenting on the announcement, Clément Schwebig, Turner Asia Pacific’s Senior Vice President of Business Development made this statement regarding Mr Lee’s appointment:

“Eric is a talented and experienced individual who will straight away look to forge strategic relationships with local partners that will enable us to engage existing fans and win over new ones. LBE and the themed attraction business has huge potential for growth in Asia Pacific, and Cartoon Network’s world-famous franchises are well-loved by kids and families across the region.”

http://www.animationmagazine.net/people/eric-lee-appointed-lbe-director-tuner-asia-pacific/
http://www.blooloop.com/news/eric-lee-lbe-director-cartoon-network-turner-asia/

Cartoon Network Wins Three 2016 Creative Arts Emmys

Cartoon Network Wins Three 2016 Creative Arts Emmys

Cartoon Network Wins Three 2016 Creative Arts Emmys

The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences have already announced some Creative Arts Emmy award winners ahead of the official Creative Arts Emmy Awards event on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th September and Cartoon Network was among the winners.

Cartoon Network won a total of three Creative Arts Emmys, two for Adventure Time and one for Long Live The Royals in the “Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation” category, the three awards were for individual members of production staff that made an outstanding contribution not only just on the show they worked on but also in the field of animation as a whole, the award winners were decided by a jury.

Cartoon Network Emmy Award Winners

Adventure Time
Episode: Bad Jubies
Cartoon Network Studios in association with Bix Pix Entertainment

Jason Kolowski, Production Designer

Adventure Time
Episode: Stakes Pt. 8: The Dark Cloud
Cartoon Network Studios

Tom Herpich, Storyboard Artist

Long Live The Royals
Episode: Punk Show
Cartoon Network Studios

Chris Tsirgiotis, Background Designer

Congratulations to Jason Kolowski and Tom Herpich for their award winning artistic contribution to Adventure Time and also to Chris Tsirgiotis for his work on Long Live The Royals.

Also congratulations to Scott DaRos, a character animator on Adult Swim’s Robot Chicken who won an Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation award for his work on the 3rd Robot Chicken DC Comics Special: Magical Friendship.

The 2016 Creative Arts Emmy Awards will formally take place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th September. The awards ceremony will air on Sunday 17th September at 8pm ET/PT on FXX in the United States.

https://www.yahoo.com/tv/emmys-animation-awards-adventure-time-000000538.html

Cartoon Network Africa And Boomerang Africa October 2016 Highlights

Cartoon Network Africa And Boomerang Africa October 2016 Highlights

Cartoon Network Africa And Boomerang Africa October 2016 Highlights

Cartoon Network Africa October 2016 Highlights

Brand New Show

Ben 10 (2016 Reboot)

Premieres Monday 10th October.
Airs Monday to Friday at 5.05pm CAT.
Repeated Monday to Friday at 7.25am CAT.
Repeated Weekends at 8am & 2.45pm CAT.

New Episodes

We Bare Bears

New episodes air from Saturday 22nd October.
Airs Weekends at 11.50am CAT.
Repeated Monday to Friday at 1.50pm CAT.

Adventure Time

New episodes air from Monday 3rd October.
Airs Monday to Friday at 1pm CAT.
Repeated Monday to Friday at 8.45am CAT.

http://prsdube16.blogspot.co.uk/2016/08/ben-10-is-back-in-all-new-reboot-which.html

Boomerang Africa October 2016 Highlights

New Episodes

The Tom and Jerry Show

New episodes air from Monday 17th October.
Airs Monday to Friday at 6.25am CAT.
Repeated Monday to Friday at 5.05pm CAT.
Repeated Weekends at 7.20am & 13:15 CAT.

Bunnicula

New episodes air from Saturday 15th October.
Airs weekends at 2.40pm CAT.
Repeated Monday to Friday at 12.50pm CAT.

Boomerang Club Holidays Programming Stunt

Back-to-back episodes of Wabbit, Zig & Sharko, Tom & Jerry, Bunnicula, Mr Bean: The Animated Series and Oggy and the Cockroaches.

Airs from Monday 3rd October 2016.
Airs Monday to Friday at 8.10am CAT.

http://prsdube16.blogspot.co.uk/2016/08/everyone-favourite-cat-and-mouse-are.html