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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 [...]

Turner appoints new Africa entertainment channels chief

Turner Broadcasting System has appointed Gulliermo Farré as the head of general entertainment channels for Africa. He will oversee all editorial content for TBSs channel bouquet across Africa. Guillermo has extensive knowledge of the industry and of content for film and TV said Jaime Ondarza, TBSs senior VP, southern Europe and Africa. With this appointment [...]

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 [...]