Boomerang UK Summer 2017 Starts Monday 31st July

Boomerang UK Summer 2017 Starts Monday 31st July

Boomerang UK Summer 2017 Starts Monday 31st July

Summer officially starts on Boomerang UK next Monday (31/07/2017) and the schedule will feature episodes of some of your favourite animated shows, brand new movies (as well as some older ones too). The summer schedule during the daytime will feature episodes of Grizzy and The Lemmings, The ZhuZhus, My Knight and Me, Pat The Dog, Be Cool, Scooby-Doo! and more.

On Tuesday 1st August at 9am, Boomerang UK will premiere The Flintstones and WWE (World Wresting Entertainment) crossover movie called The Flintstones and WWE: Stone Age SmackDown! (also known as The Flintstones and WWE Bedrock Rumble). In the movie, cash-strapped Fred Flintstone decides to raise some money by hosting a wrestling event with Mr. McMagma (voiced by WWE owner and promoter – Vince McMahon). To help bring in spectators, Fred recruits some of the wrestling world’s biggest stars including John Cenastone (voiced by the infamous wrestler – John Cena) and The Undertaker (a long-running and famous wrestler, real name: Mark Calaway), Fred’s friend – Barney Rubble also gets himself involved in the wrestling action.

On Monday 7th August at 9am, Boomerang UK will premiere a new Tom and Jerry Movie – Tom and Jerry: Spy Quest. In the movie, Tom and Jerry and the classic Hanna-Barbera young adventurer character – Jonny Quest, his friend Hadji and Jonny’s dog – Bandit, team up to go on an heart-pounding and thrilling spy mission to free Jonny’s father after he was kidnapped by Dr. Zin’s evil cat army and to also retrieve Dr. Quest’s latest invention, a special device that can put an end to the world’s energy problems.

Both movies will air as part of Boomerang UK’s Boom Movies programming block.

Summer 2017 Boomerang UK Promo:

Boomerang UK’s Boom Movies Promo:

http://www.boomerang-tv.co.uk

Boomerang UK New Saturdays July 2017

Boomerang UK New Saturdays July 2017

Boomerang UK New Saturdays July 2017

During July, Boomerang UK’s Saturday morning programming block – New Saturdays will feature brand new episodes of The ZhuZhus, Pat The Dog, My Knight and Me and DC Comics Super Hero Girls – Galactic Wonder. New Saturdays airs every Saturday morning from 8am.

Boomerang UK’s jokes competition – Knock Knock Boom Boom is now a part of New Saturdays block, send in your jokes to http://www.boomerangtv.co.uk/knockknock and Boomerang will pick the best ones and air them on the channel.

http://www.boomerangtv.co.uk

http://www.boomerangtv.co.uk/knockknock

New The ZhuZhus Broadcasting Rights Deal For Turner UK, Nordics And France

New The ZhuZhus Broadcasting Rights Deal For Turner UK, Nordics And France

New The ZhuZhus Broadcasting Rights Deal For Turner UK, Nordics And France

Canadian children’s television production company – Nelvana (owned by Corus Communications) has signed a broadcasting rights deal with Turner UK, Nordics and France to air The ZhuZhus, an animated show about a gang of adventurous talking hamsters with diverse personalities and also their owner – Frankie. The deal includes brand new episodes that will air later in the year.

In addition to new episodes of The ZhuZhus on Boomerang UK and on Turner’s kids channels in France during June (with even more coming in November), the show will also debut in the Nordic region this October. The ZhuZhus premiered on Boomerang UK and Ireland last month and new episodes are airing in Boomerang UK’s New Saturdays programming block.

From The Corus Communications Press Release: Nelvana Partners with Turner to Bring The ZhuZhus ‘Zhuniverse’ to Viewers Across Europe: Nelvana Extends The Zhuzhus Brand with New Broadcast Partner and Signs New Licensing Agents Around the World

Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana has inked a broadcast deal with Turner to bring the delightful adventures of The ZhuZhus to viewers across Europe. Nelvana negotiated the long-term broadcast deal for the show with Turner for Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Boing, and Cartoonito across the U.K., France, and the Nordics. Episodes began rolling out in the U.K. and France this month with another set of new episodes slated for November. The series will debut in the Nordic regions beginning in October.

“The fur-raising adventures of The ZhuZhus has tickled the funny bone of viewers all around the world,” said Scott Dyer, President, Nelvana. “We’re very excited to be adding to our broadcast schedule with exemplary partners that will bring the laugh-out-loud show to viewers throughout the region.”

Additionally, Nelvana has signed on six new licensing agents for the furry animated series around the world. Partners and territories include:

Discovery Italia in Italy
License Connection in The Benelux Union (Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg)
Licensing Dynamics International in Israel
Megalicense in Russia and CIS territories
Popcorn Brand Activity in Portugal
20too Licensing in the Middle East

The ZhuZhus is based on the hugely-popular ZhuZhu Pets toy line from St. Louis, MO-based Cepia, LLC, the mastermind behind the irresistible and always-entertaining lifelike robotic hamsters that became a phenomenon when they were first introduced.

http://www.corusent.com/news/nelvana-partners-with-turner-to-bring-the-zhuzhus-zhuniverse-to-viewers-across-europe/