Cartoon Network HD+ Now On Tata Sky In India

Cartoon Network HD+ Now On Tata Sky In India

Cartoon Network HD+ Now On Tata Sky In India

From today (16th November) Cartoon Network HD+, a channel that has an alternative schedule to the Cartoon Network India is now available on Tata Sky – one of India’s largest subscription DTH (direct-to-home) digital satellite television service, viewers will get to enjoy more animated content from Cartoon Network Studios and in HD. Cartoon Network HD+ launched in April this year and has steadily gaining distribution in India since the channel’s launch.

https://swarajyamag.com/insta/cartoon-network-now-in-hd-for-tata-sky-customers-dth-service-adds-six-new-channels

Cartoon Network India Celebrates 20th Anniversary Of The Powerpuff Girls

Cartoon Network India Celebrates 20th Anniversary Of The Powerpuff Girls

Cartoon Network India Celebrates 20th Anniversary Of The Powerpuff Girls

For the 20th anniversary of The Powerpuff Girls and for the international “Empowerpuff” campaign introduced this week, Cartoon Network India has partnered with The Souled Store to announce the country’s first ever “The POW-fect Girls” – which is a list featuring 20 influential woman in India. The 20 powerful women influencers have vocations varying from acting, sports and athletics, social activism, business to entrepreneurship. “The POW-fect Girls” are role-models who have triumphed and made their own way to success.

Also for the show’s 20th anniversary, Cartoon Network India is running a competition for viewers to win a trip for three people to the Cartoon Network Amazone Water Theme Park in Thailand. To enter the competition, CN fans must tag their own Powerpuff Girls Squad, further details will be announced on Cartoon Network APAC’s (Asia-Pacific) Facebook page and also The Souled Store’s own Instagram and Facebook pages. The Souled Store is an online pop-culture retailer in India that also sells Powerpuff Girls merchandise.

Commenting on the show’s 20th anniversary, Siddharth Jain, Managing Director of Turner India said:

“We at Cartoon Network are thrilled to celebrate the milestone journey of The Powerpuff Girls – the most enduring and one of the top grossing franchises of all times. Over the years, The Powerpuff Girls have inspired and entertained fans across the globe with its distinct characters, adventure-comedy and its pop-culture influence across storylines. Our focus and strategy has always been to keep our fans at the forefront. In line with that thought, the 20-year anniversary, will see ardent fans join us to revel in nostalgia and celebrate the splendid journey of The Powerpuff Girls.”

Vikram Sharma, Vice President of Cartoon Network Enterprises Asia Pacific also added:

“After two awesome crime-fighting decades, this super-cute/super-fierce trio is showing no signs of putting their feet up. This franchise juggernaut continues to engage multiple demos- Kid, Tween and Adult alike on multiple platforms. Our fantastic partnership with The Souled Store is just one of many in the coming months to get our Powerpuff Girls fans in India excited and they can look forward to a wide range of product launches across categories.”

https://www.thesouledstore.com

https://www.facebook.com/CartoonNetworkAsia/

https://www.facebook.com/souledstore/

https://www.instagram.com/TheSouledStore/

Turner Asia-Pacific Renews Horrid Henry Seasons One To Four Broadcasting Rights

Turner Asia-Pacific Renews Horrid Henry Seasons One To Four Broadcasting Rights

Turner Asia-Pacific Renews Horrid Henry Seasons One To Four Broadcasting Rights

Zodiak Kids (owned by Banijay Group) has signed a broadcasting rights renewal deal with Turner Broadcasting System Asia-Pacific for seasons one to four of Novel Entertainment’s Horrid Henry, the show has aired on Cartoon Network Australia and New Zealand, Cartoon Network India, Cartoon Network Southeast Asia and Cartoon Network Taiwan. News of the the deal was announced during MIPCOM 2018 this week (15th to 18th October) in Cannes, France.

The Horrid Henry animated series is based on the children’s book series of the same name written by Francesca Simon, the titular character – Henry is a young boy with a rebellious personality, he is often naughty and doesn’t respect authority figures, if he doesn’t get his own way he gets his revenge by breaking the rules or by pranking.

Zodiak Kids has also signed up broadcasting deals for Horrid Henry with MBC (Middle East), Alati International (Russia), and Atlantic Digital Networks (Canada). Including the renewal deal with Turner Asia-Pacific, Zodiak has also renewed existing deals with Mediacorp (Singapore), POP TV (Slovenia), E-Vision (Middle East), Asiana (Korea), and Netflix (the US, Canada, France, Australia and New Zealand).

Season five of Horrid Henry is currently in production and will consist of 42 episodes, each with a run-time of 11 minutes, in the UK, the new season will air on Nicktoons in 2019. Zodiak Kids has already picked up the distribution rights for season five, however Turner Asia-Pacific hasn’t made a deal with Zodiak yet for season five.

Julia Rowlands, vice president of sales, acquisitions and co-productions at Zodiak Kids made this statement regarding the new Horrid Henry broadcasting deals: “Horrid Henry is an incredibly important brand for Zodiak Kids and it is great to be further building on the existing catalogue with a new series at MIPCOM. The continued success of Horrid Henry in the UK and internationally is proof of the quality and longevity of the brand.”

http://kidscreen.com/2018/10/17/zodiak-kids-inks-broadcast-deals-for-horrid-henry/

https://www.licensing.biz/entertainment/mipcom-2018-zodiak-kids-picks-up-horrid-henry-fifth-season

Special thanks to The Daily Nick for the information:

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