Cartoon Network Australia And Boomerang Australia January 2018 Highlights

Cartoon Network Australia And Boomerang Australia January 2018 Highlights

Cartoon Network Australia And Boomerang Australia January 2018 Highlights: From The Official Turner Asia-Pacific/Catapult Communications Press Release

Cartoon Network Australia January 2018 Highlights

Brand New Show

OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes

Premieres Saturday 6th January, airs Saturdays at 9am.

Cartoon Network powers up a connected world of original heroes across the TV and gaming landscape with the brand-new Cartoon Network Original action-comedy series OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes. The adventure series stars K.O., a tiny champion with maximum heart, whose deepest desire is to become the greatest hero! With the guidance of his new co-workers Enid and Rad, his ultra-hero boss
Mr. Gar and his super-powered mum Carol, K.O. has all the inspiration and support to help lead him on his journey to level up.

In this videogame inspired world, K.O. works at Gar’s Bodega in Lakewood Plaza, a one-stop shop for all your hero needs. Whether he’s mopping the floor with Lord Boxman’s evil robots or literally
mopping the floor, K.O. tackles everything with his cheery, endless enthusiasm. Every person is a hero to look up to, every challenge is a chance to grow stronger and every success or failure is just another stepping stone to becoming the ultimate hero.

Summer Toons: School Holiday Special

Airs everyday from 9am from Tuesday 2nd January.

These summer holidays, Cartoon Network brings all your favourite shows, back-to-back in marathon madness! Catch Ben 10, The Powerpuff Girls, We Bare Bears, Adventure Time, Mighty Magiswords, and more during the week. Then back-to-back premieres on weekends featuring the brand new show OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes, and brand new episodes of The Amazing World of Gumball, Clarence, and LEGO Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu!

New Episodes

The Amazing World Of Gumball

Airs from Saturday 6th January, airs weekends at 9.25am.

Gumball is back with brand new episodes as part of Summer Toons! The fun loving and mischievous 12-year-old blue cat, together with his family and best friend Darwin, head up hilarious adventures in school and across town. This month, Gumball is forced to go back to kindergarten when his smart answers are not so smart. Gumball also decides to play cupid when he finds out Darwin likes a girl in his class. The hilarious adventures are sure to continue with this bunch of zany characters.

Clarence

Airs from Saturday 6th January from 9.50am.

Brand new episodes as part of Summer Toons! Clarence is a show that celebrates the best of childhood: epic dirt fights, awkward crushes, trampoline combat, sleepover pranks and secret tree forts! And it does so through the eyes of Clarence, a spirited, quirky boy who sees the best in all things. When Clarence’s neighbour Gale recruits him to dog sit for her, he knows it will be a breeze – being the self-proclaimed “Dog King,” Clarence knows all there is to know about pups. Nevertheless, Gale’s dog proves to be a little more challenging than he expects!

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Cartoon Network Australia And Boomerang Australia January 2018 Highlights

Boomerang Australia January 2018 Highlights

Brand New Short Form Series

The Happos Family

Airs from Monday 1st January (New Year’s Day), airs everyday at 10am.

This brand new Boomerang original series features a family of Happos. The Happos live in an enclosure in a European safari park where human visitors drive past the Happos during the day, taking pictures of them wallowing in the mud, lazing by the pool and sleeping in the shade of the tree. When the last car races out of the safari park and the gates are shut to all visitors, the Happos
jump up out of the mud, wake up from their snoozing and get dressed up. It’s now their time for crazy, zany, Happo adventures!

In this 20 episode series, we get to know each one of the ten costumed Happos. Whether it’s Astro Happo longing to fly to the moon, or Stunt Happo attempting a daredevil feat, or Party Happo in a
dance off with Ballerina and Bollywood, each storyline is laugh-out-loud, slap stick comedy with lots of heart!

New Episodes

Inspector Gadget

Airs from Saturday 6th January, airs on Saturdays at 10.30am.

Inspector Gadget is back with brand new episodes! Dr. Claw has reactivated his global crime syndicate MAD and the bumbling Swiss army knife detective has been brought out of retirement to save the world! Tagging along with Gadget is his niece Penny and her trusty dog, Brain. Now an agent in training, Penny uses her intelligence, martial arts and high-tech gear to keep her bumbling Uncle Gadget safe from harm. But it won’t be easy. Dr. Claw has a secret weapon. His handsome nephew Talon is eager to learn a little old school evil as they try to take over the world.

Summer Movies: School Holiday Special

Airs from Monday 1st January (New Year’s Day), airs weekdays at 11.30am.

These summer holidays Boomerang is jam packed with laugh-out-loud funny films every week day! Tune in to catch all your favourite family flicks featuring Tom and Jerry, Barbie, Alpha & Omega and
Scooby Doo!

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Cartoon Network UK The Lego Ninjago Movie Competition

Cartoon Network UK The Lego Ninjago Movie Competition

Cartoon Network UK The Lego Ninjago Movie Competition

Cartoon Network UK is currently running a competition to promote Lego’s and Warner Bros.’s latest animated movie – The Lego Ninjago Movie. Ten winners will receive a Ninjago goodie bag containing: Character Eye Masks (combination of characters), Ninjago Lloyd Beach Towel, Multi-Colored Ninjago Notebooks, Ninjago Kids Cap, Ninjago Sticker Sheet, Ninjago Nya Water Bottle and a Ninjago Card Game. To enter the competition, visit http://www.cartoonnetwork.co.uk/promotion/win-ninjagomovie and answer this question:

What is the name of the city that the LEGO® Ninjas riders are trying to protect?

A) London
B) New York
C) Ninjago City

Competition ends 22nd October 2017, open to UK and Ireland residents, children under 16 must ask permission from a parent or guardian. Terms and Conditions can be read via the link on the competition form.

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Also on the Cartoon Network UK website are downloadable masks of all the ninjas from the movie: Cole, Jay, Kai, Lloyd, Nya and Zane, also Master Wu and Lord Garmadon.

There’s also a bunch of new Lego Ninjago movie minigames too, including: Spinjitzu Slash, Nya Vs. The Shark Army, Flight Of The Ninja, Target Practice, Kai-Chi and Whack-a-Shark.

The Lego Ninjago Movie will be released in cinemas across the UK next Friday (13th October), with advanced screenings this weekend (Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th October).

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Cartoon Network Nordic And HBO Launch Toonix Kids VOD Service

Cartoon Network Nordic And HBO Launch Toonix Kids VOD Service

Cartoon Network Nordic And HBO Launch Toonix Kids VOD Service

Cartoon Network Nordic (broadcasts to Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland and Iceland) has partnered with the local division of its sister company – HBO (Home Box Office) Nordic to launch a brand new OTT (Over The Top) video-on-demand service for children called Toonix. The brand new streaming service launched yesterday (03/10/2017). The new VOD service feature a mix of animated television shows and movies, especially content from Cartoon Network Studios and Warner Bros. Animation aimed for kids aged between 3 and 12 years old.

The new service has more than 2000 episodes of Cartoon Network’s and Boomerang’s most popular shows and is available for no additional cost to existing HBO Nordic subscribers. All shows are fully localised, with shows available in Swedish, Danish, Norwegian and Finnish. Toonix also offers a 100% ad-free no interruption service.

Popular animated shows available on Toonix include: The Amazing World of Gumball, Lego Ninjago: Masters Of Spinjitzu, Looney Tunes, The Powerpuff Girls, Adventure Time, Ben 10, Teen Titans Go!, Scooby-Doo! and Tom and Jerry. Pre-school classics on the service include Shaun the Sheep, Alfie Atkins and My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic and Scandinavian originated series like Pippi Longstocking, Bamse, Rasmus Klump and The Moomins.

In addition to its usual offering of animation, Toonix will include live-action shows such as Dance Academy, also there’s a movie section which includes movies such as Arthur and the Minimoys and Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium.

Toonix is also name of Cartoon Network’s avatar character maker as seen on several Cartoon Network websites all over the world, where kids can create a cute version of themselves or recreate a popular cartoon character. Many of these Toonix characters can been seen on the brand new streaming service. Cartoon Network Latin America also had a branding era called “Toonix” which features many of Cartoon Network’s characters in Toonix form, this was also Cartoon Network Latin America’s version of Cartoon Network USA’s Noods era.

HBO, also part of Time Warner (soon to be AT&T) family is known for its critically acclaimed programming including current hits such as Game of Thrones and Westworld and even pre-school programming such as the long-running Sesame Street. In the UK, Sky owns the pay-TV rights to many of HBO’s shows and airs them on its exclusive Sky Atlantic channel.

Toonix Scandinavia Links:

Sweden: http://www.toonix.se
Denmark: http://www.toonix.dk
Norway: http://www.toonix.no
Finland: http://www.toonix.fi

From The Turner Nordic Press Release: HBO Nordic And Turner Join Forces To Launch OTT Offering, Toonix: New kids & family content included for all HBO Nordic subscribers launching on October 3rd

HBO Nordic, the premium streaming service in the Nordic market and the home of many internationally acclaimed series such as Game of Thrones, Westworld and Big Little Lies, is today launching kids’ and family service Toonix. HBO Nordic’s new addition will be available for consumers on http://www.hbonordic.com, and through selected distribution partners in the Nordic region.

Toonix is an all new kids’ brand created by Turner EMEA and targeted at 3-12 year olds and their families. The service will offer a mix of high quality kids’ series and movies including popular content from Turner’s Cartoon Network Studios, Warner Bros. Animation and many more. HBO Nordic is proud to be the first partner in launching the brand.

At launch, Toonix contains more than 2000 episodes of the most acclaimed shows and movies and comes with no additional fees for HBO Nordic subscribers. All shows are fully localised, with offerings in Swedish, Danish, Norwegian and Finnish, and are 100% ad free.

With brand new content set to be added each week, key shows include all-time favourites, The Amazing World of Gumball, Lego Ninjago, Looney Tunes, The Powerpuff Girls, Adventure Time, Ben 10, Teen Titans Go!, Scooby-Doo and Tom and Jerry. The service also includes pre-school programming such as Shaun the Sheep, Alfie Atkins, and My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic and local favourites like Pippi Longstocking, Bamse, Rasmus Klump and The Moomins.

A selection of live-action series such as Dance Academy will entertain “tweens” and there is a curated movie section for the whole family, including titles such as Arthur and the Minimoys and Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium.

Hervé Payan, CEO, HBO Europe, made this statement regarding the launch of the new service:

“Thanks to our cooperation with Turner, we are very pleased to be able to provide our Nordic subscribers with a complete offer of the best premium content. Now our adult TV-series fans as well as families with kids can enjoy all their favourite shows on HBO Nordic”

The president of Turner EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) – Giorgio Stock also added:

“At Turner we are constantly seeking new ways to engage with our fans, building on our leadership in premium content creation across kids, news, movies, general entertainment and sports, and expanding our options to curate and distribute our branded content. We’re delighted to be partnering with HBO Nordic to start this flagship kids and family focused OTT venture, which represents a significant and exciting new milestone in our ability to provide our fans with a trusted, bespoke, rich and immersive user offering.”