Cartoon Network At MCM Comic Con London May 2016

Cartoon Network At MCM Comic Con London May 2016

Cartoon Network At MCM Comic Con London May 2016: AdVenture Times With Jeremy Shada and Jackson Publick

Today (27/05/2016), was the start of the MCM Comic Con convention weekend (27/05/2016 to 29/05/2016) at the ExCel centre in London, the largest film, television and general pop-culture convention of its kind in the UK. Jeremy Shada, the voice actor for Finn in Cartoon Network’s hit show Adventure Time will be at the convention meeting fans, so if you’re at the convention this will be an opportunity to meet the adventurer himself. Jeremy’s band called Make Out Monday will also be performing on the Fringe Stage. Jeremy Shada also had numerous other movie/television roles in Team America: World Police, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Batman: The Brave and the Bold, Studio Ghibli’s My Neighbours the Yamadas and upcoming animated series Voltron: Legendary Defender and live-action shows such as Lost, Shark and Cartoon Network’s sketch-comedy series Incredible Crew.

Also, Cartoon Network UK is having an Adventure Time book giveaway this weekend, follow @CNUKTweets & retweet the tweet below to take part, each book is signed by Jeremy Shada. There’s six books to giveaway.

http://www.mcmcomiccon.com/london/2016/03/30/jeremy-shada-voice-of-adventure-times-finn-headed-to-comic-con/

Kid reviewers and interviewers Hag, Con and Bex interviewed Jeremy Shada at MCM Comic Con London, you can watch the interview on the link below:

http://www.kidzcoolit.com/interviews/mcm-comic-con-hag-con-bex-talk-adventure-time-with-jeremy-finn-shada.php

In terms of Adult Swim at the convention, Venture Bros. show creator and director Jackson Publick will be attending a special Q&A session with Robert Milazzo (of New York’s Modern School of Film) on Sunday at MCM Comic Con London. The Venture Bros. is about two incompetent teenagers Hank and Dean Venture, their father, Dr. Venture and Dr. Venture’s bodyguard Brock Samson. During their misadventures they battle numerous super villains, secret agents and mad scientists. The show is now in its sixth season. Jackson Publick is a pseudonym of Christopher McCulloch, he’s also the voice actor for Hank Venture and co-writer for the animated show alongside Doc Hammer. Publick has also worked on other shows such as The Tick, King of the Hill, Superjail! and Sheep in the Big City.

http://www.mcmcomiccon.com/london/2016/05/10/venture-bros-creator-jackson-publick-in-special-qa-at-mcm-london-comic-con/

The MCM Comic Con convention takes place in London twice a year, running on the last weekend in May and October.

http://www.mcmcomiccon.com/

Boing Africa Channel Launch Preview Promo

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A channel launch preview promo for Boing Africa was uploaded to Vimeo yesterday, judging from the promo, the channel has similar to its French and Italian counterparts in terms of presentation and the promo features some of the animated shows that broadcast on the channel including: Dreamworks Dragons: Riders of Berk, Codename: Kids Next Door, Angelo Rules, Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy, Courage The Cowardly Dog, Johnny Bravo and Dexter’s Laboratory.

Boing Africa launched on 30th May and was launched in response of the rapidly growing African pay-TV market and will be marketed alongside its sister channels, Cartoon Network and Boomerang. Turner Broadcasting System was also at the DISCOP Africa convention in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, last Wednesday (03/06/2015), to promote the new channel and to announce their new strategy for the African market. Boing Africa is only currently available on Montage Cable in Nigeria and MobileTV.

http://discopafrica.com/agenda/

Cartoon Network Netherlands June 2015 Highlights

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Highlights in June 2015 on Cartoon Network Netherlands & Flanders:

-New episodes of Lego Ninjago Masters of Spinjitzu from Season 5 starting 22nd June until 3rd July with new episodes every weekday

Clarence Season 1 Part 2 continues till 10th June
Steven Universe Season 1 Part 3 continues till 10th June
Cartoon Network GPS Rally continues till 14th June
Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu Season 5 continues till 3rd July

Special events

– Marathon Mix is back every Wednesday from 1.15pm till 3.55pm
– Batman The Brave and the Bold weekend: on 6th June and 7th June from 11.40am till 8.45pm
– Lego Ninjago weekend on 13th June and 14th June from 11.40am till 8:45pm
– Teen Titans Go weekend on 20th June and 21st June from 11.40am till 8:45pm
– DreamWorks Dragons weekend on 27th June and 28th June from 11.40am till 8:45pm
– Finn & Jake’s Epic Journey is back starting 29th June on weekdays from 7.50am till 9.25am and from 2.40pm till 4.20pm
– Marathon Mix will get extra summer slots on weekdays from 9.25am till 11.25am starting 29th June

With special thanks to Red Arrow from the ToonZone forums for the information.

http://www.toonzone.net/forums/cartoon-network-boomerang-cartoon-forum/181274-cartoon-network-international-news-thread-1333.html#post5167261