Hoolee To Air Dreamworks Animation Shows: Also Sonic Boom and Zig & Sharko
Turner Africa has released information regarding programming that will air on their new pop-up kids channel called Hoolee, which will broadcast from 1st December 2015 to 31st January 2016 and will only be available to DStv customers (Hoolee will be available in the following DStv packages: DStv Premium, DStv Extra and DStv Compact). Dreamworks shows such as Dreamworks Dragons: Race to the Edge, All Hail King Julien and The Adventures of Puss in Boots will air on Hoolee. Sonic Boom and Zig & Sharko are the two other acquisitions that will air on the channel alongside animated shows from Cartoon Network’s and Warner Bros. Animation’s show library. Hoolee will also air a selection of movies including Beethoven’s Christmas Adventure, Lego: The Adventures of Clutch Powers, Babe: Pig in the City, The Borrowers and Balto II: Wolf Quest.
Mark Rayner, COO for MultiChoice South Africa made this statement regarding the new channel and content it will offer:
“Our DStv Premium, DStv Extra and DStv Compact customers are in for a treat this festive season with even more variety of entertainment options. We’re excited by the brand new and exclusive content that Hoolee will bring to our youngest customers – ensuring that kids are entertained for hours and the whole family can share in the laughter and great adventure.”
Pierre Branco, VP and Managing Director of Turner Africa explains that Hoolee was specially developed with the festive season and family entertainment in mind:
“Hoolee is a channel that has been specifically developed and designed for our African viewers for this special time of the year, It is all about family gatherings and treats, through an energetic and colourful branding.”