Boomerang UK Christmas 2017 Daily Character Competitions

Boomerang UK Christmas 2017 Daily Character Competitions

Boomerang UK Christmas 2017 Daily Character Competitions

For Christmas 2017, Boomerang UK are having daily competitions on the run up to Christmas. Everyday up until the 24th December one of Boomerang’s cartoon characters will pop-up on-screen, to enter the competition visit http://www.boomerangtv.co.uk/christmas and select the character you have seen appear on screen today on the competition page’s advent calendar. Boomerang UK will be giving away a different prize everyday up until Saturday 23rd December and between Christmas Eve (Sunday 24th December) and New Year’s Eve, Boomerang will be having one big competition for one lucky viewer to win a prize bundle. For the competition, Boomerang has partnered with toy manufacturer Hasbro to giveaway popular branded toys including My Little Pony and Transformers toys; Play-Doh and Nerf guns.

Daily competitions close at midnight, UK and Ireland residents only, entrants under the age of 16 must have parental permission, full terms and conditions can be read via the link on the competition form or on the link below:

http://threei.com.pl/boomerang-christmas-2017/uk/terms.pdf

Also visit the Let’s Create section on the Boomerang UK website, there’s Christmas arts and crafts activities to keep you busy over the festive holidays, including recipes on how to make a Marshmallow Snowman or a Chocolate Reindeer or even Happos Family Christmas Cookies.

http://www.boomerangtv.co.uk/lets-create

Boomerang Buys International Broadcasting Rights For TeamTo’s Take It Easy Mike

Boomerang Buys International Broadcasting Rights For TeamTo's Take It Easy Mike

Boomerang Buys International Broadcasting Rights For TeamTo’s Take It Easy Mike

Turner has brought international broadcasting rights for TeamTo’s new animated show – Take It Easy Mike through London, UK-based distributor CAKE. The brand new show will premiere in 2018 on Boomerang feeds around the world and also on Cartoon Network, Boing and Pogo in some countries. The new show follows the life of a pug named Mike, a dog with sophisticated tastes filled with limitless energy, he wants to seduce his crush, Cindy – the neighbour’s dog, but unluckily, a bunch of trouble-makers always ruin his plans, whether its the raccoons – Freddy and Mercury, a cute kitten named Fluffy or two turtles that always appear at the worst possible moment. The new show features photo-realistic 3D CGI visuals and non-dialogue humour, a total of 78 episodes, each with a runtime of seven minutes have been produced. The new show is Turner’s latest investment in European-produced content, this year, Turner has increased its European content by 30%.

Take it Easy Mike is produced by French animation studio – TeamTO, better known for their animation work on Angelo Rules and My Knight and Me and is also produced by Canadian animation studio – Digital Dimension. CAKE handles the worldwide distribution for Take It Easy Mike excluding France, Germany and China.

CCO & Managing Director, Ed Galton from CAKE said:

“Boomerang have had great success with non-dialogue comedies and Take it Easy Mike, with its distinctive ‘cast’, unique visuals, technical sophistication and off-the-wall humour is sure to be a big hit with families all round the world.”

Cecilia Persson, VP of Programming & Content Strategy, Turner EMEA Kids, Acquisitions & Co-Productions International said:

“This international acquisition continues our strategy to build a strong pipeline of content for Boomerang, with shows that are rooted in multi-generational, comedy animation true to the channel. Take it Easy Mike also marks our latest investment in European-produced content, which we’ve increased by around 30% compared to last year.”

http://www.teamto.com/presse/en/press-releases/2017-11-29-va-teamto-take-it-easy-mike-international-deal-boomerang.pdf

https://www.digitaldimension.com/animation/

http://kidscreen.com/2017/11/29/take-it-easy-mike-goes-global-on-boomerang/

https://www.c21media.net/turner-takes-it-easy-with-cake/

Boomerang UK Christmas Weekend Marathon 25th And 26th November

Boomerang UK Christmas Weekend Marathon 25th And 26th November

Boomerang UK Christmas Weekend Marathon 25th And 26th November

Boomerang UK is celebrating Christmas a month early with a marathon this weekend (25/11/2017 and 26/11/2017), the marathon will be filled with Christmas and Winter themed episodes and movies to help you get into the festive spirit. Tomorrow (Saturday 25th November), the marathon will kick off with a Wacky Races Christmas special at 9.10am, followed by a brand new Be Cool, Scooby-Doo! Christmas special called “Scroogey-Doo”, the episode is based on Charles Dickens’ classic novel – A Christmas Carol, in the special, Scooby and the gang investigate a ghost that’s haunting Scrooge.

Throughout the weekend until 4pm, there will be Christmas specials of Tom and Jerry and Scooby-Doo!, at 10am on Saturday, Boomerang will air the movie – Chill Out, Scooby-Doo! and at 2pm, Tom and Jerry: A Nutcracker Tale will air (also airs on Sunday at 10am).

http://www.boomerang-tv.co.uk