New Show Running Man Coming To Cartoon Network Southeast Asia And Cartoon Network Australia 11th August

New Show Running Man Coming To Cartoon Network Southeast Asia And Cartoon Network Australia 11th August

New Show Running Man Coming To Cartoon Network Southeast Asia And Cartoon Network Australia 11th August

On Saturday 11th August, Cartoon Network Southeast Asia and Cartoon Network Australia will be airing a brand new show – Running Man. Running Man is a brand new 3D CGI animated show based on the South Korean game show of the same name. In the show, seven competitors battle it out to become the ultimate champion, each contestant uses their super powerful skills in tense individual battles, each competitor is pushed to their limits, all leading to a final showdown with the “Devils”, a group of mysterious highly-challenging competitors. The brand new show is animated by South Korean animation and visual effects studio – Lotus and produced in collaboration with Line Friends (owned by the instant messaging service – Line) and South Korean national broadcaster – SBS (Seoul Broadcasting System).

The brand new animated series will premiere on Cartoon Network Southeast Asia on Saturday 11th August, airing weekends at 1.30pm (Singapore/Malaysia). On Cartoon Network Australia, the new show will premiere on the same day at 11.30am AEST and will air on weekends at 11.30am AEST.

To celebrate the premiere of the brand new show, Cartoon Network Southeast Asia and sister channel Oh!K (a channel that airs television shows from South Korea) are running a competition on their Facebook, every day from today (1st August) until a special “Bonus Round” on 8th August, there will be a different challenge (alternating between the Cartoon Network APAC and Oh!K Facebook pages), competition winners shall receive a Running Man mug. Five winners will be chosen for each daily challenge. Competition ends Saturday 11th August, competition open to residents of Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Thailand and Vietnam. Full terms and conditions can viewed on the link below:

https://www.facebook.com/notes/cartoon-network-apac/tcs-apply-cartoonnetwork-running-man-giveaway/1932571553430825/

https://www.regularcapital.com/2018/06/cartoon-network-australia-boomerang-australia-august-2018-highlights/

http://www.runningman-ani.com

http://locus.com/service/animation/

Pooq Signs Turner Distribution Deal Includes Cartoon Network South Korea

Pooq Signs Turner Distribution Deal Includes Cartoon Network South Korea

Pooq Signs Turner Distribution Deal Includes Cartoon Network South Korea

South Korean OTT (Over The Top) internet television service, pooq has signed a distribution deal with Turner Broadcasting System Asia-Pacific for both Cartoon Network South Korea and CNN International. pooq is a live video streaming and video on demand service which can be used on PC’s, tablets and smartphones, the service currently has 400,000 paying users. With the pooq service it will be possible to view Cartoon Network and CNN International for free but only for short previews and only within South Korea. pooq is owned and operated by CAPTV (Content Alliance Platform), a joint venture company formed by leading South Korean broadcasters: KBS, MBC and SBS in 2012.

Phil Nelson, the Turner MD for North Asia made this statement regarding the channel distribution deal with pooq:

“This is the first-of-a-kind launch for us in Korea. To reach an expanded audience via an innovative new service like pooq is an important landmark in making our content available everywhere. Cartoon Network and CNN International are Turner’s international flagship brands and genuine world-class products.”

http://worldscreen.com/tvasia/cartoon-network-lands-on-koreas-pooq/
http://www.pooq.co.kr