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Turner deals with Azam TV to reach the Eastern African territory with Boing

Turner is expanding its reach over the Eastern African territory with its new deal with Azam TV, the satellite platform in East Africa. Henceforth, Turners Boing Africa, a cartoon-based entertainment channel, will be brought into the continent. Little subscribers aged seven to fourteen of Azam TV will be served with Courage the Cowardly Dog, Johnny [...]

TCM to expand on DStv

After its rebranding last year, Turner, has reinforce its position as the movie channel offering on the DStv platform.  The channels male audience (an age group ranging from 25 to 45) is undergoing a boost with the offering of recent smashits and promotional blocks. Pierre Branco, VP of Southern Europe and GM of Africa for [...]

Turner introduces Boomerang original series in EMEA

Boomerangs, the American digital and satellite television channel owned by Turner, most recent original creation is on the way in the Europe, Middle East and African regions. Turner EMEA will be launching The Happos Family, a short animation series which is produced in-house. The animated series will be a non-dialog one consisting of 20 episodes [...]

Turner’s Toonami channel launched in French speaking Africa

Toonami which was launched in France last week is currently being rolled-out in French-speaking African countries. The channel is all set to be launched on the following pay-TV platforms: Maroc Telecom in Morocco, Blueline in Madagascar and on Parabole on the Indian Ocean islands of Mauritius, Comores and Madagascar. It is also lined up as [...]

Turner’s Toonami set to launch in Francophone Africa

Turner Broadcasting System which has launched its kids channel Toonami in France will also be launched in French-speaking territories including Africa. The network, which already has wide distribution in Asia and is a programming block in the US, aims at kids aged 8-12 and includes programming from Turner-owned DC Comics and Hollywood studio Warner Bros. [...]

Turner et beIN Media en partenariat pour la distribution de contenu au Moyen-Orient et en Afrique du Nord

Turner, une division de Time Warner, a annoncé un partenariat stratégique avec beIN Media Group, un groupe de télévision de production, de distribution et de droits des médias. Le partenariat verra des chaînes appartenant à Turner, comme Cartoon Network, Boomerang, TCM (Turner Classic Movies), HLN (Headline News) et CNN HD, qui seront offerts sur la [...]

Turner and beIN Media seal content deal for the Middle East and North Africa Region

Turner, a division of Time Warner announced a strategic partnership with beIN Media Group, a leading TV production, distribution and media rights acquisition organization. The partnership will see a move of Turner owned channels, such as Cartoon Network, Boomerang, TCM (Turner Classic Movies), HLN (Headline News) and CNN HD, in the region towards being offered [...]

Les chaînes Turner quittent la plateforme OSN

Les abonnés dOSN ne vont plus être en mesure de regarder leurs chaînes préférées de Turner Broadcasting à partir de Janvier de l’année prochaine. Parmi les chaînes concernées on compte : Cartoon Network, Cartoon Network arabic, CNN, TCM et Boomerang. On nest pas sûr que la décision de supprimer les chaînes soit liée à un [...]

Turner channels quit OSN packages

OSN subscribers will no longer be able to watch their favourite channels from Turner Broadcasting as from January next year. Among the affected channels are: Cartoon Network, Cartoon Network Arabic, CNN, TCM and Boomerang. It is not sure if the decision to remove the channels follows a disagreement on rates and contractual proposals. Turner Broadcasting, [...]