Boomerang (Angola and Mozambique)

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Boomerang
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Boomerang logo
Launched 5 June 2005; 12 years ago (2005-06-05)
(as Boomerang Europe)
21 April 2015; 2 years ago (2015-04-21)
(as an independent channel in Angola and Mozambique)
Owned by Turner Broadcasting System Europe (Time Warner)
Picture format 16:9
Language Portuguese
Broadcast area Angola
Mozambique
Headquarters Turner House, London, United Kingdom[1]
Sister channel(s) Cartoon Network
CNN International
Website www.Boomerangtv.pt
Availability
Satellite
DStv ao Channel 583
DStv mz Channel 583

Boomerang is a Portuguese digital cable and satellite television channel launched on 21 April 2015[2] and owned by Turner Broadcasting System Europe (a semi-autonomous unit of Time Warner). Currently, it is only available in Angola and Mozambique.

History

On 5 June 2005, Boomerang Europe was launched in English for all Europe, Middle East and Africa, including Portugal, Angola and Mozambique. On 31 December 2013, the Pan-European feed was removed in Portugal due to the launch of the Portuguese feed of Cartoon Network. On 21 April 2015, Boomerang in European Portuguese was launched in Angola and Mozambique as a partnership with DStv and it is available on the DStv Bué and DStv Grande packages.

Programming

Current programming

Original programming
Title Portuguese title Premiere date Notes
The Happos Family The Happos Family N/A. New episodes.
Grizzly and the Lemmings Grizzly and the Lemmings
Warner Bros. Animation and Hanna-Barbera original programming
Title Portuguese title Premiere date Notes
Looney Tunes Looney Tunes 21 April 2015 Reruns, formerly on RTP2, SIC and RTP Memória.
The Tom and Jerry Show O Show de Tom e Jerry New episodes, also on RTP2.
Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated Scooby-Doo! Mistérios, Lda. Reruns, formerly on Cartoon Network.
What's New, Scooby-Doo? O Que Há de Novo, Scooby-Doo? Reruns, also on Biggs and RTP2.
Bunnicula Bunnicula 18 June 2016 New episodes.
Baby Looney Tunes Baby Looney Tunes N/A. Reruns.
Non-original programming
Title Portuguese title Premiere date Notes
The Garfield Show Garfield 21 April 2015 Reruns, also on Cartoon Network and RTP2.
Inspector Gadget Inspetor Gadget 21 April 2015 New episodes.
Mr. Bean: The Animated Series O Imparável Mr. Bean 21 April 2015 Reruns, also on SIC K.
LazyTown Vila Moleza 21 April 2015 New episodes, also on Canal Panda and RTP2.
The Owl and Co. Coruja e a companhia N/A. New episodes.
Oggy and the Cockroaches Oggy e as baratas
Oddbods Oddbods

See also

References

  1. ^ "Company Information". Turner Broadcasting System Europe. Archived from the original on 15 February 2012. Retrieved 5 July 2011. 
  2. ^ "The Latest on New Shows, Channel Launches and More | DStv | Boomerang chega à DStv!". dstv.com. Retrieved 28 April 2015. 

External links

  • Official website
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