Boomerang USA Free Preview On Dish Until 25th August

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Boomerang USA Free Preview On Dish Until 25th August

Great news for Dish subscribers in the United States, the Boomerang television channel is free for all customers until Tuesday 25th August. This is a great opportunity for animation fans to watch the latest animated shows from Warner Bros. Animation for free including Dorothy and the Wizard of Oz and Wacky Races and also classic Cartoon Network originals such as The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack, Foster’s Home For Imaginary Friends and Dexter’s Laboratory, plus re-airings of Steven Universe and Adventure Time.

Other channels that will be free to view until 25th August include Discovery Family (including Spanish version – Discovery Familia), Nick Jr., Nickelodeon, NickToons and TeenNick.

Special thanks to The Daily Nick for the information:

Cartoon Network At Annecy Animation Festival 2018

Cartoon Network At Annecy Animation Festival 2018Cartoon Network At Annecy Animation Festival 2018

Cartoon Network At Annecy Animation Festival 2018

From Next Monday (11th June) to Saturday 16th June, is this year’s Annecy Animation Festival in Annecy, France. The Annecy Animation Festival is considered to be one of the largest and influential animation industry events in the world, the festival is an opportunity for animation studios to promote their work, for broadcasters to buy new shows, for studios to seek new talent or for potential show creators to find inspiration. The festival is also one of the most important events on Cartoon Network’s yearly calendar.

As with recent years at the Annecy Animation Festival, there will some Cartoon Network related events which will be mostly held on Thursday 14th June. On Thursday at 9.30am, there will be a session with Pablo Zuccarino, the Senior Vice President and General Manager of Cartoon Network Latin America.

Later on Thursday at 10.15am, Cecilia Persson VP, Programming & Content Strategy, Turner EMEA Kids / Acquisitions & Co-Production, International will be speaking at the festival and will be representing the Cartoon Network’s international divisions in terms of programming, acquisitions and co-productions.

During the late afternoon at 4pm on Thursday, there will be a special panel organised by Cartoon Network celebrating woman in the animation industry called “Cartoon Network Celebrate Women in the World of Animation”, speaking at the event will be Eva Lee Wallberg – the creator of The Heroic Quest of the Valiant Prince Ivandoe, Lauren Sassen – the creative director for Cartoon Network Studios’ We Bare Bears, Julia Pott – the creator of Cartoon Network’s newest animated series – Summer Camp Island and Patricia Hidalgo – Chief Content Officer, Turner EMEA & International Kids Strategy.

In the evening at 5.45pm, Turner France and Africa (Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Boing and Toonami) will be hosting a panel with Julien Borde – Head of Channels, Stéphane Pasquier-Miyazaki – Director of Programming, Ariane Suveg – Senior Manager of Programming and Acquisitions and Aurélie Wack – Acquisitions and Programmes Senior Executive.

As already reported by the blog in March, We Bare Bears, Cartoon Network Studios Europe’s The Heroic Quest Of The Valiant Prince Ivandoe and Cartoon Network Latin America’s Jorel’s Brother have been selected for Annecy’s 2018 TV Films In Competition and will be shown at the festival.

This year’s theme at the Annecy Animation Festival is Brazilian animation and three Cartoon Network Brazil shows will be showcased at the festival (along with the aforementioned Jorel’s Brother series) – Oswaldo, Mônica Toy (Turma da Mônica/Monica’s Gang spin-off) and Historietas Assombradas para Crianças Maleriadas (Haunted Tales for Wicked Kids).

Also, the creator of Dexter’s Laboratory and Samurai Jack – Genndy Tartakovsky, will also be present at the festival.

Cartoon Network President and General Manager – Christina Miller was about to deliver a keynote speech at the Annecy Animation Festival called “Cartoon Network: Drawing the Future”, this has now been cancelled due to business reasons.

Cartoon Network Studios Tour With The Voice Of Teen Titans Go!’s Beast Boy – Greg Cipes

Cartoon Network Studios Tour With The Voice Of Teen Titans Go!'s Beast Boy - Greg Cipes

Cartoon Network Studios Tour With The Voice Of Teen Titans Go!’s Beast Boy – Greg Cipes

Today (31/05/2018), Cartoon Network’s owners – Turner has posted a Cartoon Network Studios Tour video on their blog as part of their “Inside Turner” series. Inside Turner offers an insight of what’s happening behind the scenes at the company. In the video, voice actor Greg Cipes – the voice of Beast Boy from Teen Titans Go! has a wander round the studio, meets different people from the studio’s many departments, including the Steven Universe production department.

Cartoon Network Studios is not only an animation production house, it’s pretty much an art gallery too. The place is filled with lots of artwork produced by several artists working at the studio, including shows such as Dexter’s Laboratory, Adventure Time and Steven Universe.

Cartoon Network USA’s ongoing YouTube series – Cartoon Network This Week recently visited Cartoon Network Studios, for more info please follow the link below.