Kral Şakir First Animated Series From Cartoon Network Turkey

Kral Şakir First Animated Series From Cartoon Network Turkey

Kral Şakir First Animated Series From Cartoon Network Turkey

Kral Şakir (or King Şakir in English) is Cartoon Network Turkey’s first-ever original animated series, the new show will premiere next Monday (16th May) at 5pm on Cartoon Network Turkey. Kral Şakir tells the story of a lion/housecat family and their funny and adventurous life with their animal friends in the big city.

The new animated show was commissioned by Cartoon Network and is animated by Istanbul-based studio, Grafi2000 Productions, also known for another animated series called Fırıldak Ailesi (The Fırıldak (or Pinwheel) Family in English). New episodes of Kral Şakir will air every day during the week from Monday 16th May.

Cartoon Network Turkey uploaded a special sneak preview of Kral Şakir on to YouTube on Saturday 23rd April:

http://www.haberyildizi.com/yasam/cartoon-networkun-ilk-yerli-yapim-cizgi-dizisi-kral-sakir-basliyor-h3399.html

http://grafi2000productions.com/

Tarek Mounir Promoted to Vice President Of Turner Turkey And Middle East

Tarek Mounir Promoted to Vice President Of Turner Turkey And Middle East

Tarek Mounir Promoted to Vice President Of Turner Turkey And Middle East: From The Turner EMEA Press Release

Turner Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) today announced that Tarek Mounir is promoted to vice president and general manager Turkey, Middle East, North Africa, Greece & Cyprus.

Giorgio Stock, president Turner EMEA, said:

“This promotion recognises Tarek’s role in aggressively developing Turner’s presence in the region and driving significant growth, across both free to air and pay TV platforms and in the non-linear space.”

Rani Raad, president, CNN International Commercial, said:

“Tarek has done an outstanding job of building strong teams whose creativity and enterprise across Turner’s expanding Middle East portfolio have helped drive an overall growth trajectory in an increasingly important market.”

Under Tarek Mounir’s leadership, Turner has grown its channel footprint across kids, news and general entertainment, seen a sustained period of robust ad sales growth, engaged audiences with its growing brands, and developed a successful local content strategy through hits like Emirati cartoon Mansour in the UAE and Kral Sakir in Turkey. Mounir was hugely instrumental in innovative deals such as the soon-to-open Cartoon Network theme park zone, as well as the creation of Cartoon Network Studios Arabia. He also has revitalised the Turkey business since taking it over 18 months ago. Tarek Mounir will be reporting into Giorgio Stock.

https://www.turner.com/pressroom/tarek-mounir-promoted-vice-president-and-gm-turkey-middle-east-north-africa-greece-cyprus