Cartoon Network Asia Pacific Celebrates 20 Years Of The Powerpuff Girls With #Empowerpuff Campaign

Cartoon Network Asia Pacific Celebrates 20 Years Of The Powerpuff Girls With #Empowerpuff Campaign

Cartoon Network Asia Pacific Celebrates 20 Years Of The Powerpuff Girls With #Empowerpuff Campaign

Yesterday (Friday 9th March) was International Women’s Day and Cartoon Network officially celebrated the birthday of The Powerpuff Girls in Asia with its #Empowerpuff campaign. The campaign is a movement that embraces empowerment and puts young girls and women who are Asia’s game changers into the spotlight.

It’s been over 20 years (as a full series) since superhero trio first used their special powers to save the world before bedtime, time literally flies as fast as the Powerpuff Girls themselves. Over the next few months Cartoon Network will share a series of short-form content on its social and digital platforms featuring female trailblazers who are making a name for themselves. The series will include Singapore’s crochet artist @kllylmrck (Kelly Limerick) and Instagram baker @Susanne.Decochiffon, in addition to other influencers in the Philippines. Each woman taking part in the #Empowerpuff campaign will share their life-stories and will partner up with Cartoon Network to create bespoke experiences, content and products.

For the campaign, Cartoon Network has already released a new Powerpuff Girls themed music video, featuring the work of five young female animators from different parts of the world including Delfina Perez Adan from Argentina; Dahee Jeong from South Korea; Xiya Lan from China; Réka Bucsi from Hungary and from the United States – Jasmin Lai and Marlène Beaube.

The campaign also includes the launch of the Empowerpuff Internship, which aims to attract writers, video editors, illustrators and graphic designers to create original content for social media channels.

More info about the #Empowerpuff Internship on the link below:

https://www.regularcapital.com/2018/11/cartoon-network-usa-celebrates-20th-years-of-the-powerpuff-girls/

The Powerpuff Girls has expanded beyond a cartoon and has attracted the attention of some of the biggest fashion designers and brands on the planet, especially with collaborations with of Peter Alexander, Supre, Katie Eary, Lingua Franca, LEGO and Havaianas. Recently, licensing deals were also made with Champion and womenswear designer Christian Cowan – who debuted his Powerpuff Girls collection in Los Angeles yesterday.

For latest updates on The Powerpuff Girls’ 20th anniversary follow Cartoon Network Asia on Facebook or visit the Cartoon Network website. Cartoon Network is available on all major TV platforms and through the Cartoon Network Watch and Play app.

Website: https://www.cartoonnetworkasia.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CartoonNetworkAsia

From The Turner Asia Pacific Press Release: Don’t Call Me Princess! Cartoon Network Celebrates 20 Years Of The Powerpuff Girls With #Empowerpuff Campaign

Today (Friday 9th March), on International Women’s Day, Cartoon Network officially celebrates the birthday of The Powerpuff Girls in Asia with #Empowerpuff. The campaign is a movement that embraces empowerment and puts the spotlight on driven girls, young ladies and women who are Asia’s game changers.

Can you believe that it has been 20 years since super-cute/super-fierce trio first used their awesome powers to save the world before bedtime? Time flies as fast as these wide-eyed superheroes,
and now Cartoon Network is celebrating the ultimate girl-power ambassadors in ways that would make even Princess Morbucks happy.

Over the next few months, Cartoon Network will premiere a series of short-form content on its social and digital platforms featuring trailblazers making a name for themselves. The series will include the likes of Singapore-based crochet artist @kllylmrck (Kelly Limerick) and Instagram baking sensation @Susanne.Decochiffon (Susanne Ng), in addition to other influencers in the Philippines. Each woman will share their life-story and will partner with Cartoon Network to create bespoke experiences, content and products.

These local and regional efforts come under the larger initiative which includes a global content-creation partnership with five female artists to create seven seconds of animation of The Powerpuff
Girls in their own unique style (https://youtu.be/qGLHbew22aQ). The five included two from Asia: Dahee Jeong from South Korea and Xiya Lan from China.

The campaign also featured the launch of the Empowerpuff Internship, created to attract an array of writers, video editors, illustrators and graphic designers to curate and create original content for social media channels.

The Powerpuff Girls, which has won two Emmys, first burst on to Cartoon Network in 1998 and has captured audience’s hearts ever since. From the biggest names in fashion and apparel, this trio continues to showcase its reach through collaborations with the likes of Peter Alexander, Supre, Katie Eary, Lingua Franca, LEGO and Havaianas. Most recently, deals were struck with Champion and cutting-edge womenswear designer Christian Cowan – which debuts in Los Angeles later today.

For latest updates on The Powerpuff Girls’ 20th anniversary follow Cartoon Network Asia on Facebook or visit the Cartoon Network website. Cartoon Network is available on all major TV platforms and through the Cartoon Network Watch and Play app.

Press release in Microsoft Word (.docx) format:

https://www.regularcapital.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Cartoon-Network-Launches-Empowerpuff-Campaign-on-International-Womens-Day.docx

Cartoon Network’s Partnership With The Dove Self-Esteem Project Continues With A New Steven Universe Themed E-book Your Magic Mind and Body

Cartoon Network's Partnership With The Dove Self-Esteem Project Continues With A New Steven Universe Themed E-book Your Magic Mind and Body

Cartoon Network’s Partnership With The Dove Self-Esteem Project Continues With A New Steven Universe Themed E-book Your Magic Mind and Body

The Dove Self-Esteem Project in partnership with Cartoon Network’s Steven Universe has released a new E-book called “Your Magic Mind and Body” which allows readers to discover the beauty and power of their own unique body and mind with some encouraging and inspirational words from Steven Universe show creator – Rebecca Sugar and with the help of Iceland’s Project Manager for Mental Health Promotion – Sigrún Daníelsdóttir. The specially produced E-book also has artwork by Steven Universe’s art and effect colorist director – Jasmin Lai (plus artwork by Linda Fong, Elaine Lee and Eastwood Wong). The new E-book can be accessed on the Steven Universe self-esteem microsite – https://www.stevenuniverseselfesteem.com.

The E-book offer readers an interactive experience where Steven and the Crystal Gems write a personalised story about the reader based on answering a few questions, there’s also an option to read a non-personalised version of the E-book if the reader doesn’t want to answer any questions. There’s also a download option too.

Also check out the videos on the Steven Universe self-esteem microsite, with videos on topics such as Competing and Comparing, Teasing and Bullying, Media and Celebrities and a positive and motivating song – “We Deserve To Shine”.

https://www.stevenuniverseselfesteem.com/

Cartoon Network USA Celebrates 20 Years Of The Powerpuff Girls

Cartoon Network USA Celebrates 20 Years Of The Powerpuff Girls

Cartoon Network USA Celebrates 20 Years Of The Powerpuff Girls

The Powerpuff Girls, one of Cartoon Network’s most successful and iconic animated shows will turn twenty years old this Sunday (18th September). On 18th November 1998, The Powerpuff Girls premiered for the first time as a full-production animated series on Cartoon Network USA, since then it has aired in all four corners of the globe. The animated series followed the daily lives of three unlikely superheroes, three young girls named Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup, it’s their duty to save Townsville and the world from destruction before bedtime while still trying to balance a normal childhood. Also not forgetting Bliss, the fourth Powerpuff Girl that sometimes make an appearance in the show. The series was so successful and made such an impact that Cartoon Network decided to revive the animated series, with the show’s current incarnation premiering in 2016.

Cartoon Network EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) already made an announcement for the show’s 20th anniversary back in January (which mentioned new episodes and merchandise), but as it’s The Powerpuff Girls 20th anniversary this week, Cartoon Network USA has announced plans for the show’s birthday.

https://www.regularcapital.com/2018/01/cartoon-network-celebrates-20th-anniversary-of-the-powerpuff-girls-animated-series/

This week, Cartoon Network has started off the celebrations with a year-long “Empowerpuff” internship programme, Empowerpuff is a portmanteau of “empower” and “Powerpuff”. CN’s Empowerpuff programme are looking for people over the age of 18 to become official ambassadors for The Powerpuff Girls brand which will involve creating content for CN’s social media accounts and contributing to production and marketing efforts. CN are looking for people who are excited to create and share the positively powerful messages of sisterhood and empowerment and are able to work six to twelve hours a week for 12 months.

For more information and to apply for the Empowerpuff programme, please follow the links below:

http://empowerpuffinternship.com/

https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/empowerpuff-internship-program-at-turner-%28turner-broadcasting-system%2C-inc%29-960484475/

For the 20th anniversary and also for the Empowerpuff Programme, Cartoon Network has teamed up with knitwear company – Lingua Franca for an “Empowerpuff” made-to-order sweater, all proceed will go to New York’s Lower Eastside Girls Club, an organisation that helps young girls that are affected by poverty to build a successful and healthy future.

https://girlsclub.org/

Also today, Cartoon Network has released a new Powerpuff Girls themed music video, featuring the work of five young female animators from different parts of the world including Delfina Perez Adan from Argentina; Dahee Jeong from South Korea; Xiya Lan from China; Réka Bucsi from Hungary and from the United States – Jasmin Lai and Marlène Beaube. The new music video has been released on social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook and YouTube. The music video will be split into seven second spots.

Furthermore, Cartoon Network USA will livestream episodes of The Powerpuff Girls on their website (https://www.cartoonnetwork.com) for 72 hours (three days straight) starting from this Friday (16th November).

Cartoon Network USA has also uploaded a timelapse video showcasing the different kinds of Powerpuff Girls merchandise now available, the merchandise in the video has been positioned to form Buttercup’s head.

http://kidscreen.com/2018/11/12/cn-launches-the-empowerpuff-program/

http://brief.promaxbda.org/article/cartoon-network-powerpuff-girls-20-anniversary

https://www.broadcastingcable.com/news/cartoon-celebrating-20th-year-of-powerpuff-girls