Turner Renews Distribution Deal With Sky Deutschland

Turner Renews Distribution Deal With Sky Deutschland

Turner Renews Distribution Deal With Sky Deutschland

Today (4th September), Turner EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) and the German division of British direct-to-home satellite pay-tv provider – Sky Deutschland have renewed their distribution deal. The carriage deal includes continued distribution of Cartoon Network and Boomerang in Germany and Austria on Sky’s TV platform, as well as TNT Film, TNT Series and TNT Comedy. The deal also includes VOD (Video-On-Demand) rights for Cartoon Network’s and Boomerang’s shows which are also accessible on Sky Deutschland’s child friendly streaming service app – Sky Kids. The deal also includes carriage of a HD version of TNT Film – TNT Film HD.

Manuel Kindervater, Vice President of Partner Channels at Sky Deutschland made this statement in regards with the new deal with Turner:

“Our focus is on presenting our customers with the highest quality content, The self-produced series, the films and the high-quality children’s programs of Turner stations are clearly one of them.”

Matthias Heinze, general manager of Turner Eastern Europe and Benelux also added:

“The new contract with our longtime partner Sky is an important step. We were not only able to jointly increase the distribution of some of our channels, but have long-term security.”

https://variety.com/2018/tv/global/sky-deutschland-turner-agree-new-channels-deal-1202925647/

https://info.sky.de/inhalt/de/medienzentrum_news_pr_04092018.jsp

https://www.broadbandtvnews.com/2018/09/04/sky-deutschland-to-keep-turner-channels/

https://www.sky.de/

Cartoon Network And Adult Swim Now Available On fuboTV In The United States

Cartoon Network And Adult Swim Now Available On fuboTV In The United States

Cartoon Network And Adult Swim Now Available On fuboTV In The United States

U.S. based Internet OTT (Over-The-Top) television provider – fuboTV have signed a distribution deal with Turner Broadcasting to carry its channels on its service including Cartoon Network and its nighttime block – Adult Swim. fuboTV is known for its wide range of sports channels and the addition of Turner’s channels will add a bit of variety to fuboTV’s package, although both TNT and TBS air sports programming.

Turner’s TNT, TBS, CNN, CNN International (in the higher fubo Extra package), Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Boomerang (in the higher fubo Extra package), truTV, TCM and HLN are all now available on fuboTV. The basic package costs $39.99 USD for the first month and $44.99 per month thereafter. For fubo Extra it costs $44.99 for the first month and $49.99 per month thereafter. Investors in fuboTV include broadcasters such as AMC Networks, 21st Century Fox, Sky plc and Scripps.

https://deadline.com/2018/08/fubotv-adds-turner-networks-to-its-sports-centric-skinny-bundle-1202450121/

https://www.multichannel.com/news/fubotv-adds-turner-networks-to-virtual-program-guide

https://www.fubo.tv/

Cartoon Network Now Available On AIS In Thailand

Cartoon Network Now Available On AIS In Thailand

Cartoon Network Now Available On AIS In Thailand

Thailand-based internet television service – AIS has signed a carriage deal with Turner Asia-Pacific for Cartoon Network and CNN. AIS Play and AIS Playbox customers will now be able to enjoy Cartoon Network’s current animated hits including Ben 10, The Amazing World of Gumball, Adventure Time, The Powerpuff Girls, OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes and We Bare Bears, meanwhile CNN will offer news from around the world. In total, Turner has six channels carried on AIS which also includes Cartoon Network’s sister channel Boomerang, Warner TV and HLN.

Cartoon Network is now included in the Premier Full HD and Sportainment Full HD packages for AIS Play and the Platinum Full HD and Family Full HD packages for AIS Playbox. CNN is now included in the Premier Full HD package on AIS Play as well as the Platinum Full HD package in AIS Playbox.

Until Thursday 22nd February, AIS subscribers can enjoy Cartoon Network and CNN for free for both AIS Play and AIS Playbox.

Mr. Somchai Lertsutiwong, CEO of AIS said:

“We are pleased to partner with Turner again to bring world-class content from two channels to Thais. The first channel is CNN. Its portfolio of news and information services is available reaches more than 425 million households around the globe. CNN has professional news reporters stationed in every corner of the world. So, every happening or important event, including news reports and in-depth analyses, can be delivered to audiences 24 hours a day. The second channel is Cartoon Network, an entertainment network that is renowned for bringing happiness, laughter, and developing the imaginations of kids. We thank Turner for trusting that the superior quality of AIS’ video platform and network will be able to seamlessly give Thais access to new, exciting content.”

https://www.bangkokpost.com/business/news/1413543/ais-launches-cnn-cartoon-network