Tag Archives: Cartoon Network

Turner rolled out the Africa Creative Lab

Turner Broadcasting-owned childrens pay TV channel Cartoon Network has launched an initiative to create an animated comedy for its viewers in Africa. Turner Broadcasting continues their journey with the African animation industry with the launch of Cartoon Network’s Creative Lab initiative. The winners of Creative Lab and the continental winners of Annecy – MIFA Pitches [...]

The Powerpuff Girls head to South Africa for the first time on Cartoon Network

Six time Emmy nominated cartoon The Powerpuff Girls will be heading to South African shores for the first time ever. The crime-fighting trio, made up of Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup, are set to perform at the Cartoon Network Live! show.   If youre a fan, you can look out for the Powerpuff Girls in Cape Town from 26 June, and Johannesburg [...]

Cartoon Network South Africa celebrates ratings success

Cartoon Network, South Africas leading kids channel, has exceeded its own expectations with the broadcast of Power Rangers: Clash of the Red Rangers movie. On 10 March, close to 171 000 kids aged 4 to 14-years-old tuned in to the ground-breaking movie, giving new meaning to the word blockbuster! With the highest performance ever for a Cartoon [...]

Cartoon Network Africa to reveal African produced short films

On Monday, 11 December 2017, Cartoon Network Africa will be bringing the first ever, wholly produced in Africa, animated shorts. Local audiences will be able to benefit from three more locally produced animated shorts which is set to air every Monday until 1 January 2018. Four locally produced animated shorts of the Cartoon Network Imagination [...]

Yahlive to broadcast Cartoon Network in Arabic in MENA

The satellite broadcasting company has announced that it will broadcast the regions most popular TV channel, Cartoon Network in Arabic on its MENA beam. The new deal extends the long-term partnership with Turner Broadcasting Systems beyond the CNN flagship news channel which has been Yahlive since.  Viewers across MENA will soon be able to access [...]

Cartoon Network to launch ‘CN Anything’ app in South Africa, on Jan 26

Cartoon Network, the Time-Warner owned, satellite television channel airing kids content in South Africa, will be launching multiple digital offerings this month. The channel has revealed the launching of CN Anything app on 26 January this year, alongside numerous other iconic games for online gaming experience. ‘CN Anything’ app will be a large library filled [...]

Cartoon Network & Urban Brew collaborates to launch Pop-Up Party in Africa

Cartoon Network, the satellite television channel airing childrens programmes owned by Time Warner through the Turner Broadcasting System subsidiary, and Urban Brew (the African content creator owned by Kagiso Media) are partnering together to launch Pop Up Party. The new programme will kick off on Cartoon Network, channel 301 on DStv. It is a childrens [...]

Boomerang named number one kids channel in South Africa

Turner Broadcasting System’s animated entertainment channel, Boomerang, has been named the number one dedicated kids channel in South Africa. Televised on DStv, Boomerang, together with its sister channel, Cartoon Network, attract over two million kids. The channels have a reach of 70 to 75% of the total kids audience who watch DStvs children bouquet on [...]

Cartoon Network to launch in Angola and Mozambique

Turner has announced a deal with MultiChoice which will see the Cartoon Network launch in Portuguese in Angola and Mozambique. The new channel, available on the pay TV platform DStv, will broadcast from October 1 and is part of Turners continuing strategy to adapt its content to the demands of different territories. The new channel [...]