Cartoon Network Africa And Boomerang Africa August 2017 Highlights

Cartoon Network Africa And Boomerang Africa August 2017 Highlights

Cartoon Network Africa And Boomerang Africa August 2017 Highlights: All Times CAT

Cartoon Network Africa August 2017 Highlights

New Episodes

The Amazing World of Gumball

New episodes air from Monday 31st July, airs Mondays to Fridays at 3.55pm, repeated on Mondays to Fridays at 7.15pm, 6.25am, 1.25pm.

What kind of family is made up of two rabbits, two cats and one fish? Yup, you guessed it … the Wattersons are back!

Gumball, Darwin, Anais and parents, Nicole and Richard, have set very high family goals this month with all new comedic family packed episodes, airing exclusively on Cartoon Network! Watch Darwin awkwardly unravel as Gumball tries to play cupid with the girl of his dreams – can Gumball really shoot the arrow of love? Viewers can also look forward to watching their favourite rabbit dad go into a frenzy when he learns about the burger urban legend at the Joyful Burger – he will stop at nothing to devour it! Are you curious yet? Tune-in!

Yo-kai Watch

New episodes air from Saturday 26th August, airs Weekends at 2.35pm, repeated on Mondays to Fridays at 9.55am.

One watch, multiple ghouls and some very strange behaviour! Yup, you guessed it … Yo-kai Watch is back!

Sometimes a watch can do more than just tick and tell the time. That’s right, Nate and his Yo-kai Watch are back to solve life’s everyday problems! This month, Nate tackles a jealous bearing Yo-kai named Wantson who tries to take over Nate’s body. Viewers can also look forward to an interesting encounter with a mysterious old lady who tells Nate and Komasan, the guardian lion dog, the legendary story of Princess Kaguya. Who is this princess you ask? We’d like to know too, so join us by tuning in to find out!

Programming Stunt

Girl Power Day: The Powerpuff Girls Special

Airs Wednesday 9th August from 8.20am, repeated the same day at 6.30pm.

More POW for your Puff with Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup!

It’s Woman’s Day this month and what better way to celebrate all of Africa’s beautiful and powerful woman, than a screening of some all new episodes of your favourite super-cute, yet super-ferce female heroes – Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup! In the spirit of all things powerful and girly, Cartoon Network will be offering their viewers a “Girl Power” block flled with some pretty special surprises including two episodes with Donny the clumsy, naïve pony who is accidentally transformed into a dangerous monster instead of a unicorn by Professor Utonium – oops! Can the girls change Donny back and save the day? Tune-in to find out!

Special Thanks To Entertainment Inside Us For The Information:

http://prsdube16.blogspot.co.uk/2017/07/cartoon-network-africa-will-bring-to.html

Boomerang Africa August 2017 Highlights

Brand New Show

Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs

New show premieres Saturday 26th August, airs Weekends at 8.55am, repeated Mondays to Fridays at 12.35pm and repeated Saturdays and Sundays at 2.40pm.

Something is cooking in the Boomerang kitchen!

Something is brewing in the Boomerang kitchen and we can assure you it is delicious! This month, the Boomerang family is set to grow with the launch of a tasty, brand new series, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, exclusive to DStv channel 302! The mouth-watering series is a prequel to the movie, featuring the high school years of Flint Lockwood, the eccentric young scientist. To heat things up and start things off, viewers can eagerly watch as Flint creates one of his frst inventions – a machine to take out the garbage. The machine soon decides for itself what, and who, it thinks is rubbish! Keen to see more adventure? Be sure to tune-in!

New Episodes

Grizzy And The Lemmings

New episodes airs Monday 14th August, airs Mondays to Fridays at 5.40pm, repeated Mondays to Fridays at 8am, and repeated on Saturdays and Sundays at 10.55am and 5pm.

When the ranger is away Grizzy and the Lemmings will play!

In the middle of the untamed wilderness in a Canadian nature reserve, lives a ranger, a bear named Grizzy and a bunch of small creatures known as Lemmings. Yes, Grizzy and the Lemmings are back and more ready than ever to take over the ranger’s pad by using all the modern conveniences, including the comfortable sofa, air conditioning and fully equipped kitchen. This month, viewers can look forward to lots of fun! How can Grizzy watch a documentary on salmon in peace and quiet, nice and comfy on the sofa, when the Lemmings are playing novice scientists with a fun experiment box? Well by confiscating their equipment, that’s how.

Oddbods

New episodes air from Saturday 5th August, airs Weekends at 5.50pm.

There is a little bit of Odd in everybody.

The Oddbods take a look at everyday life through the eyes of seven distinct personality types, all bundled up in bright in a very humorous way. An eclipse is forecast in Oddsville and nobody is more excited than Bubbles. But when her friends mysteriously start to disappear, Bubbles begins to believe that aliens are behind the abductions. Are there sinister forces at large, or is it something far more innocent? Viewers can also see how Pogo gets his hands on Bubbles’ prototype jetpack after having warned him that it was not ready. Pogo finds himself stranded in the upper atmosphere. It is up to Bubbles to bring him home safe and sound.

Special Thanks To Entertainment Inside Us For The Information:

http://prsdube16.blogspot.co.uk/2017/07/boomerang-africa-debuts-ever-mouth.html

Cartoon Network Africa Wins First Place For Coolest Kids Channel In Generation Next Survey

Cartoon Network Africa Wins First Place For Coolest Kids Channel In Generation Next Survey

Cartoon Network Africa Wins First Place For Coolest Kids Channel In Generation Next Survey

The South African newspaper – Sunday Times has released results from the 13th edition of their Generation Next Youth Brand Survey and according to the survey, it’s Turner’s best ever results for their children’s channels. The survey was conducted not only to find out kids’, teenagers’ and young adults’ favourite brands but also their thoughts, minds, desires and needs. According to the survey, Cartoon Network has been voted the number one “Coolest Kids TV Channel’ for 2017 (20% of the vote), climbing from fourth place in 2013 (14.2%). Cartoon Network also achieved second place in the “Coolest TV Channel” category for the second consecutive year. Also according to the survey, Regular Show is the 2nd “Coolest Cartoon Show” in South Africa, with Teen Titans Go! also being in fifth place. Also, Rigby and Mordecai from Cartoon Network’s Regular Show, were voted the 6th and 8th “Coolest Animated Brand Characters” in the whole of South Africa.

Boomerang has also seen an increase in popularity, doubling from 4.5% to 9.8%, Boomerang’s infamous cat and mouse frenemy duo – Tom and Jerry was voted the “Coolest Cartoon Show” for the third year in a row and also earned the top spot in the “Coolest Animated Brand Characters” category. Mr Bean: The Animated Series achieved 7th place in the ‘Coolest Animated Brand Characters’ category while reaching 9th place in the “Coolest Cartoon Show” category. In the 2017 survey, Boomerang was ranked as the 5th “Coolest Kids Channel”. The survey was conducted by HDI Youth Marketeers on behalf of The Sunday Times, and congratulations to Turner Africa for the fantastic results.

From The Turner Africa/Burson-Marsteller Press Release: Turner Kids is Just Too Cool for School! Turner’s kid focused channels, Cartoon Network and Boomerang, recognised and voted top of their class in Generation Next Youth Brand Survey

The results of the 13th Sunday Times Generation Next Youth Brand Survey, conducted by HDI Youth Marketeers, have been made public, and get this, Turner’s cartoon characters and channels are right up there rocking the votes with its best performing year ever!

The Youth Survey, aimed at tapping into the thoughts, minds, desires and needs of the local youth market, aged between eight and 23, really allows brands to understand where they are at in the minds of their consumers.

Over the past five years, Cartoon Network has in the Kids TV Channel category gone from 4th place in 2013 (at 14.2%) to first place in 2017 (at 20%). Not only has the channel snatched the top spot after having been voted the #1 ‘Coolest Kids TV Channel’, but also achieved 2nd spot in the overall ‘Coolest TV Channel’ category for the second consecutive year. Cartoon Network also featured twice in the top five for the ‘Coolest Cartoon Show’ with Regular Show and Teen Titans Go! coming in at #2 and #5 respectively. To top it off, Rigby and Mordecai from the Regular Show, were voted the #6 and #8 ‘Coolest Animated Brand Characters’ in the whole of South Africa!

Boomerang has also grown over the past five years, doubling from having a 4.5% vote, to a 9.8% vote, Boomerang’s famous cat and mouse dynamo duo, Tom & Jerry was voted the ‘Coolest Cartoon Show’ EVER for the third year in a row! The partners in crime also scooped top spot in the ‘Animated Brand Characters’ category and, the Boomerang channel rated the 5th ‘Coolest Kids Channel’ overall. The continuing escapades of Mr Bean: The Animated Series affirmed its position as the #7 ‘Coolest Animated Brand Characters’ while coming in at ninth place overall for the ‘Coolest Cartoon Show’.

Catherine Bothma, MD of HDI Youth Marketeers says: “This has been the first year that Turner Kids TV channels has been so rewarded in this study, winning across age categories (kids, teens and young adults), which was interestingly dominated by a male vote. They beat last year’s winner, who placed second this year, by a considerable 3.7% margin.”

Pierre Branco, VP and Managing Director of Turner Africa says: “We here at Turner are so pleased with the results! It is so wonderful to watch our channels and characters live, grow and thrive – especially in such a competitive environment where children are absolutely spoiled for choice. This is an affirmation that Turner’s kids channels have entrenched themselves in the South African youth and are seen to be cool and widely loved. Congratulations to everyone concerned and a huge thank you to all our consumers who voted for us!”

http://www.sundaytimesgennext.co.za

http://www.cartoonnetworkafrica.com

Cartoon Network Africa And Boomerang Africa July 2017 Highlights

Cartoon Network Africa And Boomerang Africa July 2017 Highlights

Cartoon Network Africa And Boomerang Africa July 2017 Highlights: All Times CAT

Cartoon Network Africa July 2017 Highlights

New Episodes

Mighty Magiswords

New episodes air from Monday 10th July, airs Mondays to Fridays at 6.15pm, repeated Mondays to Fridays at 11.05am.

The fun continues with all new episodes of Mighty Magiswords!

Yes that’s right, your favourite clumsy siblings, Vambre and Prohyas, are back this month and boy oh boy are you in for a treat so be sure to hold onto your seat! This month we have more adventure, more excitement and of course more swords! Tune-in and watch as the team of ‘warriors for hire’ sets out on a series of new adventures that include retrieving a never-melting ice-cube, and solve the mystery behind Princess Zanga’s missing Autostyle Magisword. Will Vambre and Prohyas find the magical cube? Will they manage to find the princess’s sword in time and ultimately save her from her bad hair day?

We Bare Bears

New episodes air from Monday 3rd July, airs Mondays to Fridays at 1.50pm, airs Mondays to Fridays at 8.20am and 8.25pm, airs weekends at 5am and 7.40pm.

Brown, black and white! That’s right; your favourite brother bear trio is back!

Make sure you don’t miss out this month because the bears are back! The bears promise to bring more #Fun #Comedy and #Adventure than ever before! Watch as things go from good to bad when the audience decides to leave Grizz’s amateur movie screening – can he get them to stay? Viewers can also look forward to seeing Panda make a huge mistake when he agrees to babysit Lucy’s brother, Clifford (who is a menace), in an effort to impress her. Will he survive?

Programming Stunt: The Amazing World of Gumball and The Powerpuff Girls Mashup

Airs from Monday 17th July through to Sunday 22nd July at 9.30am.

Three girls, one cat and his fishy friend … every day, all week!

If you have not guessed it already, Cartoon Network will be airing back-to-back episodes of the Powerpuff Girls followed by The Amazing World of Gumball for a five day marathon. Yes you read correctly – FIVE WHOLE DAYS!! So, if you like villain busting excitement with Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup, or troublesome fun with the Wattersons, tune-in so that you do not miss out on any of the Powerpuff Girls action adventures or Gumball and Darwin’s hilarious mishaps and quirks! Are you excited yet? We sure are!

Special Thanks To Entertainment Inside Us For The Information:

http://prsdube16.blogspot.co.uk/2017/06/in-july-2017-cartoon-network-africa.html

Boomerang Africa July 2017 Highlights

Brand New Shows

The Safari Comedy Show

Premieres Monday 17th July, airs Mondays to Fridays at 8am.

Wait a minute … that voice sounds familiar!

In the holiday spirit of things, Boomerang will be launching a brand new, exciting series of one-minute short scripted comedy episodes, exclusive to the channel that promises to have you highly entertained from the comfort of your own home! If the accent of the characters sounds suspiciously local, and the voices sound familiar, do not be alarmed because we here at Boomerang thought we would pleasantly surprise our viewers by using local talent to transform themselves into the iconic animals found everywhere in Africa. Don’t forget to tune-in this month to hear Eric Omondi and Tumi Morake become a leopard or a rhino and even a giraffe!

Pat The Dog

Premieres Monday 10th July, airs Mondays to Fridays at 4.30pm, repeated Mondays to Fridays at 2.55pm, airs Saturdays and Sundays at 6am and 1.40pm.

This month we are wagging our tails in excitement for a new show launching exclusively on Boomerang!

Pat the Dog is an adaption of the successful online game for tablets and smartphones. Much like the game, the endearing series will follow the famous digital pooch on his ordinary yet hilarious life as we follow his many adventures flled with breathtaking action and comedy. Lola is Pat’s owner and their relationship is very special which becomes evidently clear as Pat will do just about anything to cheer Lola up and save her day – no matter how tedious, dangerous or silly!

Boomerang Movie Stars Programing Block

Boomerang invites the entire family to sit back, relax and enjoy a new month of Movie Stars!

First up on our list is Alpha & Omega: Journey to Bear Kingdom. The animals in the Eastern Forest are excited because Queen Bear and Princess Canue are coming to visit. But when evil Rogue Wolves threaten the royal bears, wolf pups Stinky, Runt, and Claudette leap into action. With courage, wits, and some help from their friends, the alpha and omega wolves rise to protect the queen and princess and save their forest home. Viewers can also look forward to exclusive screenings of their favourite cat-mouse duo doing what they do best in Tom & Jerry: The Fast and the Furry, Tom & Jerry: Blast off to Mars and so much more!

Alpha & Omega: Journey to Bear Kingdom: Airs Saturday 8th July at 3pm.
Tom and Jerry: The Fast and the Furry: Airs Monday 17th July at 10.20am.
Tom and Jerry Blast off to Mars: Airs Wednesday 19th July at 10.20am.

Special Thanks To Entertainment Inside Us For The Information:

http://prsdube16.blogspot.co.uk/2017/06/boomerang-africa-welcomes-local-safari.html