Cartoon Network Africa And Boomerang Africa April 2018 Highlights

Cartoon Network Africa And Boomerang Africa April 2018 Highlights

Cartoon Network Africa And Boomerang Africa April 2018 Highlights: All Times CAT

Cartoon Network Africa April 2018 Highlights

New Show Sneak Peek

Unikitty!

Sneak Peek airs Monday 9th April at 8.25am.

Prepare for glitter, sparkles, and total craziness, because … it’s UNICORN DAY!!

We are UNI-ted in our happiness and utter excitement to announce our new dazzling show, Unikitty, with a snazzy sneak peek! In a joyous kingdom full of sparkle matter, happy thoughts, and the occasional rage-out, we get to follow Unikitty, the beloved character from The LEGO® Movie, and a whole cast of friends into a world full of adventure, excitement, and dance parties. As ruler of the kingdom, Unikitty is most interested in making sure everyone is happy and ridding the kingdom of negativity. But don’t misunderstand her friendliness – she is one kitty you don’t want to mess with! Tune in for our unicorn special this month and see what happens when Master Frown tries to get in her way while spreading positive vibes!

Brand New Show

Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs

New show airs from Monday 16th April, airs Mondays to Fridays at 7.30am, repeated Mondays to Fridays at 8pm, Weekends at 1.25pm.

Things are a ’cooking in the Cartoon Network kitchen!

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs is coming to Cartoon Network this month, so make sure you tune in for this tasty new series! In this prequel to the beloved family film, we get to see what the eccentric scientist, Flint Lockwood, did during his high school years. Here is a spoiler – he was already an eccentric scientist back then … however not a very successful one! Tune in this April to see where, and how, the adventure began, starting with Flint’s first invention: a machine that takes out garbage, but also decides for itself what, and WHO, is garbage! Take it from us, paste yourselves to your screens because craziness is about to unravel with this meaty series of adventures!

Easter Holiday Stunt: Teen Titans Go!

Airs from Monday 2nd April until Friday 6th April at 8.05am.

Our special teens are on a go!

Chocolate or no chocolate, here at Cartoon Network we have one BIG delicious treat for you this Easter holiday! Tune in to Cartoon Network over the weekends this month for some Teen Titans Go! fun in a series of specials we have lined up just for you! Find out what happens when the Teen Titans compete in the “Justice League’s Next Top Talent Idol Star”, trying to win the favour of their favourite heroes Batman, Superman, Aquaman, and Wonder Woman. Robyn sure is excited, perhaps even more than the rest of the young titans … And what happens when the group finds themselves shipwrecked on a desert island in Island Adventures? Eeeeeeek! So much excitement for one month!

http://prsdube16.blogspot.co.uk/2018/02/cloudy-with-chance-of-meatballs-makes.html

Special thanks to Entertainment Inside Us for the info:

Cartoon Network Africa And Boomerang Africa April 2018 Highlights

Boomerang Africa April 2018 Highlights

New Shorts

The Happos Family

New episodes airs from Monday 2nd April until Friday 6th April at 9.35am. Repeated on weekends at 6.25am and also on Sundays at 2.45pm.

Treat yourself to lots of fun with your favorite hippos this Easter!

The Happos Family is back for a second season and we will be celebrating with a Happo’s block in April filled with laughter, fun and … hippos of course! Our lovely friends might not say much – but they sure have fun! By day, they might all seem normal and unsuspicious, posing for tourists at their safari park home, but when the park closes, they jump out of their mud baths, get dressed, and embark on their own adventures! Don’t forget to tune in this April as we welcome three new additions to the family – Football Happo, Scientist Happo and Acrobat Happo!

New Episodes

Wacky Races

New episodes air from Monday 9th April, airs Mondays to Fridays at 4pm.

Back on Track!

When the engines start, the laughter roars with the Wacky Races. With brand new episodes coming to Boomerang this April, we are bound to have you in stitches with the most hilarious content coming your way! This time they are not alone, they have a whole new roster of racers ready to take to the track and race to strange and exotic locations around the world — and beyond! So, be sure to treat yourself with all the chocolate this Easter, plonk down with your friends and family, and tune in for one heck of a good time with all new crazy adventures with your all-time favorite racers! Ready, set, laugh!

The Looney Tunes Show

New episodes air from Monday 16th April, airs Mondays to Friday at 7.40pm, repeated Saturdays and Sundays at 7.20pm.

Bugs Bunny’s back!

Bugs Bunny’s countless adventures and mishaps continue this month on Boomerang! Snuggle up with your chocolate eggs and bunnies and watch your favorite Easter Bunny, Bugs, as he takes on the world with all new, hilarious episodes airing exclusively on Boomerang this month. Watch as your favourite fluffy friend attempts to make new friends – and adversaries – like Winter Stag, Squeaks the Squirrel, The Grim Rabbit, and Dr. Clovenhoof, and say hello to other familiar faces such as Wile E. Coyote and Yosemite Sam! Eeeeek! We cannot wait, can you?

Special thanks to Entertainment Inside Us for the info:

http://prsdube16.blogspot.co.uk/2018/02/boomerang-africa-welcomes-back-happos.html

Cartoon Network At Kidscreen Summit 2018

Cartoon Network At Kidscreen Summit 2018

Cartoon Network At Kidscreen Summit 2018

During this week (12th February to 15th February) in Miami, Florida, USA is the annual Kidscreen Summit. The Kidscreen Summit is organised by children’s media news website – Kidscreen, and is a yearly gathering of the children’s television and digital media industry from inside and outside the United States.

Today (13th February) and alongside the summit is the annual Kidscreen Awards ceremony, this year, Cartoon Network USA’s VP Content Acquisitions & Co-Productions – Adina Pitt and CN’s VP of Product Management – Beau Teague will be two of the judges for this year’s awards. Studio Hari’s Grizzy and the Lemmings has been nominated for Best Animated Show, the show airs on Boomerang’s international feeds.

https://www.awn.com/news/shortlist-set-2018-kidscreen-awards

Yesterday (12/02/2018), Adina was a speaker at the “Broadcaster to Broadcaster: Focus on 6 to 11s” panel, which was about the current state of kids content between the ages of six and eleven years old what it means for producers and linear and non-linear platforms, at the session, Adina emphasised that great storytelling will always be more valued to its audience in comparison to the actual method of how the content is viewed, today she had her own thirty-minute Q&A session and she was also present at the “Picking Platforms: What’s the best vehicle for your project and how do you get it there?” panel.

http://summit.kidscreen.com/2018/sessions/68729/broadcastertobroadcasterfocus/

http://summit.kidscreen.com/2018/sessions/68736/pickingplatformswhatsthe/

http://summit.kidscreen.com/2018/sessions/68771/30minuteswithadina/

The VP of Cartoon Network Enterprises North America – Pete Yoder will be a speaker at the “Consumer Products as a Storytelling Platform” panel later today. Cecilia Persson, VP of Programming & Content Strategy Kids EMEA, Acquisitions & Co Productions International for Turner had her own thirty minute Q&A session at the summit today.

http://summit.kidscreen.com/2018/sessions/68739/consumerproductsasa/

http://summit.kidscreen.com/2018/sessions/68694/30minuteswithcecilia/

The Shaw Rocket Fund, a non-profit organisation that invests into children’s television in Canada has announced that Cartoon Network UK and Cartoon Network Africa have acquired the broadcasting rights to one of Canada’s latest animated shows – Wishfart. Kidscreen named Wishfart as “a cool new show”.

http://summit.kidscreen.com/2018

http://awards.kidscreen.com/Home

Jaime Ondarza Assumes Role As General Manager Of Turner France and Africa, Guillaume Coffin Promoted, Julien Borde Hired As Director Of Channels

Jaime Ondarza Assumes Role As General Manager Of Turner France and Africa, Guillaume Coffin Promoted, Julien Borde Hired As Director Of Channels

Jaime Ondarza Assumes Role As General Manager Of Turner France and Africa, Guillaume Coffin Promoted, Julien Borde Hired As Director Of Channels

Today (30/01/2018), Turner EMEA has announced that Jaime Ondarza, the Senior Vice President of Turner Southern Europe and Africa will keep the responsibility of General Manager for Turner’s operations in France and Africa. He will stay on to oversee all of Turner’s operations in France and other French speaking countries, sub-Saharan Africa and Israel, he has already been in the role temporarily since Pierre Branco left last June to manage Turner UK and Northern Europe. Turner’s HQ for the French and African market is based in Neuilly-Sur-Seine outside of central Paris.

In addition, Guillaume Coffin has been promoted to Vice President of Sales and Business Development and will be responsible for the company’s commercial activities in France, French-speaking territories, Africa and Israel (which includes channel distribution, advertising, programme sales and digital revenues).

Julien Borde, Director of Digital Programming at France Télévisions, has been hired in a newly created position – Director of Channels. In this new role, he will be responsible for all editorial activities of Turner’s children and cinema/series brands (includes Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Boing, Toonami, TCM and Warner TV) including programming and marketing in the French and African region.

http://www.cbnews.fr/mouvements/turner-met-en-place-une-nouvelle-organisation-regionale-a1040223

http://www.lefilmfrancais.com/television/135611/julien-borde-rejoint-turner