Cartoon Network Poland HD Proposed November Launch Date

Cartoon Network Poland HD

In an interview with Hannes Heyelmann, executive vice president for Turner Broadcasting in Central Europe and Eastern Europe and Polish news website dziennik.pl, Mr Heyelmann stated that the launch of Cartoon Network Poland HD will happen in November. An exact launch day in November hasn’t been given yet, but there will be more information closer to the date.

http://wiadomosci.dziennik.pl/media/artykuly/495784,hannes-heyelmann-o-tcm-i-tnt-filmy-nie-znikna-beda-seria.html

Also in other news relating to Cartoon Network Poland, their version of the Imagination Studios microsite is now available on their website. Cartoon Network Imagination Studios allows children to find out how their favourite cartoons on the channel are made, covering the different aspects of animation production from storyboarding to sound production with activities and also videos of the creators, voice actors and producers of the animated shows on Cartoon Network.

http://imaginationstudios.cartoonnetwork.pl/

http://media2.pl/internet/125897-Rusza-Studio-Wyobrazni-Cartoon-Network.html

With special thanks to New Bogus on ToonZone for the information. For Cartoon Network news in the Polish language please check out New Bogus’s blog: http://cnboompoland.blogspot.pl

News In Brief (22/05/2015)

Rohit Khetarpal becomes Director of Network and Content Distribution for Turner South Asia

Rohit Khetarpal has been promoted to Director of Network and Content Distribution for South Asia. He had joined Turner’s Network and Content Distribution team in 2008 and has managed the distribution of Turner’s portfolio of channels in India including channels such as Cartoon Network, Pogo, Toonami, HBO and WB. Siddharth Jain, Turner’s Senior Vice-President and Managing Director for South Asia made this statement: “With his proven track record in growing our linear distribution vertical in India, I am confident that Rohit will take this varied and business-critical portfolio to its next level of success in the South Asia region.”

http://www.bestmediainfo.com/2015/05/turner-names-rohit-khetarpal-as-director-network-content-distribution/

Anthony Lukom leaves Turner as UK General Manager, Northern Europe manager Ian McDonough takes on responsibilities

Turner UK general manager Anthony Lukom has left the company last month, handing his responsibilities over to Northern Europe managing director Ian McDonough. With no direct replacement, Mr McDonough will now take charge of Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Cartoonito, TCM and TruTV UK & Ireland as general manager. A Turner spokesperson said: “Anthony left us with the UK business in very good shape. The portfolio of channels under his leadership is enjoying great ratings and is poised for continued growth.”

http://www.broadcastnow.co.uk/news/turner-uk-managing-director-departs/5086847.article

Otra Semana en Cartoon/Outra Semana no Cartoon Miniseries

Cartoon Network Latin America and Cartoon Network Brazil has created a miniseries called Otra Semana en Cartoon (Spanish)/Outra Semana no Cartoon (Portuguese) (Another Week In Cartoon in English), it’s about cartoon characters day to day life formatted like a documentary. The videos are accessible on the Cartoon Network Latin America and Cartoon Network Brazil YouTube channel.

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