Cartoon Network India And Amazon Prime Video Announces VOD Content Distribution Deal

Cartoon Network India And Amazon Prime Video Announces VOD Content Distribution Deal

Cartoon Network India And Amazon Prime Video Announces VOD Content Distribution Deal

Turner International India and Amazon Prime Video in India have signed a content distribution deal to add a selection of classic Cartoon Network shows onto the subscription video-on-demand service. Cartoon Network shows that will be added to the service include, Ben 10 (Original series), Ben 10: Alien Force, Ben 10: Ultimate Alien, Ben 10 Omniverse, The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy, Johnny Bravo, The Powerpuff Girls (Original series), Dexter’s Laboratory, and two shows specifically produced for Indian audiences – Kumbh Karan and Roll No. 21. The shows will be added to the Kids and Family TV section of Amazon Prime Video’s service.

In a joint statement by Amazon India and Cartoon Network India, both said:

“Kids today are consuming and engaging with their favourite content across diverse screens such as computers and mobile screens. This is increasing with the emergence of new OTT platforms and the rise in use of apps for games as an entertainment and learning activity.”

http://gadgets.ndtv.com/entertainment/news/amazon-prime-video-partners-turner-india-to-stream-cartoon-network-shows-1743459

http://tbivision.com/news/2017/08/turner-india-amazon-reach-kids-licensing-deal/787822/

http://www.indiantelevision.com/iworld/video-on-demand/cartoon-networks-with-amazon-prime-video-170829

In addition to the classic cartoon distribution deal with Amazon Prime Video and the recent revamp of Toonami India as a classic animation channel, Cartoon Network Enterprises in India has released a retro collection which includes a series of branded merchandise such as T-shirts, shoes, mugs, bags, badges, posters, flip-flops, mobile covers and much more. The new merchandise range features character designs from The Powerpuff Girls, Johnny Bravo and Dexter’s Laboratory.

In regards to new merchandise range, Anand Singh, the Senior Director of Cartoon Network Enterprises India made this statement:

“We are delighted to bring to our fans the nostalgic era of cartoons, with some cool and exclusive Cartoon Network Retro merchandise. These cartoon characters make for great family co-viewing experience and have transcended several generations. Their timelessness is what translates into great demand for them even now. We are sure that not only will the 90’s kids love this collection, but also that the new generation would be excited to own contemporary merchandise that reflects sophisticated storytelling in animation. We’re thrilled to bring the Cartoon Network Retro collection for the Indian fans.”

http://www.exchange4media.com/industrybriefing/cartoon-network-enterprises-launches-cartoon-network-retro-collection_70302.html

Boing Italy And Cartoonito Italy July 2016 Highlights

Boing Italy And Cartoonito Italy July 2016 Highlights

Boing Italy And Cartoonito Italy July 2016 Highlights

Boing Italy July 2016 Highlights

New Show

Kaibutsu-kun

From the creator of Doraemon, Fujiko Fujio and new to Boing.
Airs from Monday 4th July at 7.10pm.

New Show (Free To Air Premiere)

DC Super Hero Girls

Airs Monday 1st August airs Monday to Friday at 3.05pm.

New Episodes (Free To Air Premieres)

Regular Show

New episodes of Regular Show will air from Monday 11th July from Monday to Friday at 5.15pm.

Ben 10: Omniverse

New episodes of Ben 10: Omniverse will air from Sunday 3rd July at 3.30pm.

Clarence

New episodes of Clarence will air from Monday 29th August, airs Monday to Friday at 5.15pm.

Adventure Time

New episodes of Adventure Time will air from Monday 22nd August airs from Monday to Friday at 5.40pm.

Cartoonito Italy July 2016 Highlights

Friends of Cartoonito Programming Stunt

A selection of shows to celebrate the International Day of Friendship on Monday 30th July.

Starts Monday 4th July, airs Monday to Friday at 3.40pm. Also a Marathon on Monday 30th July, with episodes of Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, Baby Looney Tunes and Dora & Friends: Into The City, also the movie My Little Pony: Equestria Girls – Friendship Games at 2.10pm.

Puppies Programming Stunt

Includes episodes of Paw Patrol, Pound Puppies and Baby Looney Tunes.
Airs everyday from Monday 25th July at 8am.

The Smurfs Olympic Special

Cartoonito celebrates the opening of the Rio 2016 Olympics with a special Olympics or “Smurfics” episode of The Smurfs.

Airs Friday 5th August at 8pm.

http://www.movietele.it/post/cartoonito-luglio-e-agosto-2016-highlights-programmazione

Image Featuring New Ben 10 Reboot Character Designs Released

Image Featuring New Ben 10 Reboot Character Designs Released

Image Featuring New Ben 10 Reboot Character Designs Released

Today (21/06/2016), Cartoon Network USA have released a new image promoting the new Ben 10 rebooted series which also features some of the new character designs, including the main character, Ben Tennyson. The new Ben 10 series will premiere on Cartoon Network Europe, Middle East and Africa feeds and Cartoon Network Asia-Pacific feeds from Autumn 2016 and on Cartoon Network USA and Cartoon Network Latin America/Brazil in 2017.

The storyline of the rebooted series appears to be directly based on the original series which premiered on Cartoon Network USA on 27th December 2005. This reworked version features Ben, his cousin Gwen, and Grandpa Max, as they travel the country during their summer vacation. When Ben finds the Omnitrix, a mysterious watch that transforms him into 10 different friendly aliens; a world of extraterrestrial superpowers opens up to him.

News about the rebooted series was announced in June 2015: https://www.regularcapital.com/2015/06/cartoon-network-to-revive-ben-10-franchise/

From The Cartoon Network USA Press Release:

Cartoon Network’s newest take on Ben 10, the animated phenomenon that had kids all over the world wanting to transform into their favorite alien, begins its global premiere this fall with Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), and the Asia-Pacific region (APAC), and will continue into 2017 with North America and Latin America (LATAM). A new generation of fans can expect all the high-energy action and fantasy, along with the heart and humor that made it an international sensation when it originally premiered in 2006.

Building on the highly successful franchise about kid hero Ben Tennyson, Ben 10 will introduce a re-imagined Ben, his cousin Gwen, and Grandpa Max, as they travel the country during summer vacation. When Ben finds the Omnitrix, a mysterious watch that transforms him into 10 different friendly aliens, a world of extraterrestrial superpowers opens up to him. The series is produced by Cartoon Network Studios and created and executive produced by Man of Action Entertainment (Big Hero 6, Generator Rex), with John Fang (Mixels, Generator Rex) on board as supervising producer.

The popularity of the show launched three additional animated series (Ben 10 Alien Force, Ben 10: Ultimate Alien, Ben 10: Omniverse); two animated movies (Ben 10: Secret of the Omnitrix, Ben 10: Destroy All Aliens); and two live-action movies (Ben 10: Race Against Time, Ben 10: Alien Swarm).

A proven success for Cartoon Network, Ben 10 is an established sales sensation led by top-selling toys, interactive and home entertainment franchises generating more than $4.5 billion in global retail sales to date. Playmates Toys serves as the worldwide master toy partner for the new Ben 10 with a full line of toys based on the series and will include a range of figures, playsets, and role-play items set to launch at retail globally next fall.

http://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/The-New-BEN-10-to-Debut-This-Fall-on-Cartoon-Network-20160621