Kids channels optimistic about growth this festive season

Kids channels of Viacom18, Disney India, Turner International and SPN expect ad sales to pick up in the festive period through their tentpole marketin...

Amazon Prime Video ties up with Turner India to play popular Cartoon Network shows on its platform

The content licensing deal will see Cartoon Network’s popular shows play on Amazon Prime Video under the Kids & Family TV section

Turner International India brings a local IP for POGO after a long hiatus

Apart from POGO’s new local show and Cartoon Network’s latest season of ‘Oggy and the Cockroaches,’ Juhi Ravindranath and Krishna Desai of Turner Inte...

Turner’s CNN International, and Yupp TV join hands to offer Cartoon Network and Pogo in India

Under this partnership, CNN International is available live to YuppTV viewers with the latest news bulletins from across the globe and the best of fea...

India can aim for double-digit growth in licensing and merchandising business in the coming year: Siddharth Jain

“The size of the licensing and merchandising industry is estimated at Rs 40 billion. Although we account for a mere 4 per cent of the global industry,...

Cartoon Network and Pogo launch annual School Contact Programs

The interactive sessions will work to help children improve physical and mental fitness through sports, team building exercises and mental games

Fragmentation is becoming more challenging for broadcasters: Krishna Desai

Broadcasters have to be more on their toes to make sure that the quality of storytelling, engagement, production values and promotions goes up to reac...

Turner International APAC appoints Awantika Sood as Sales Director

Sood is responsible for local and regional advertising sales revenues for Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Toonami, Warner TV, Oh!K and truTV

Cartoon Network bags Gold & Bronze at EEMAX Awards 2014

The channel has been given two awards at the EEMAX Awards 2014 for its CN Super Toons campaign undertaken last December

Digitisation hasn't benefited channels like us: Krishna Desai

Channels such as Cartoon Network & Pogo were already present in most of the homes in India, therefore, digitisation hasn't much impacted the network i...

Removing the viewership-revenue mismatch in kids genre

From attracting non-traditional advertisers, licensing content to brand integrations, players in the kids space are going all out to attract ad revenu...

"We see 15 - 20% increase in viewership in summer season"

Kids genre is the only category and demographic that observes an upside, says Krishna Desai, Network Head – Kids, South Asia, Turner International Ind...

Turner International India elevates Dhawal Katkar

Katkar has been appointed as Sr Director & Network Head for Turner Intl English vertical. He will report to MD, South Asia Siddharth Jain

Cartoon Network brings alive Ben 10 stage show in India

There are 18 shows that will play from January 30 to February 3, 2013 at Sirifort Auditorium in Delhi

Cartoon Network beefs up 2013 content line-up with new shows

The channel introduced a new series called ‘Gon’ on Jan 5 and will be premiering two movies – ‘Keedey - Pakda Pakdi’ and ‘My Name Is Raj – Attack of D...

“Consumption of kids channels is only 20 pc”

Unless new players come in, the category will observe saturation, says Krishna Desai, Director, Content, South Asia, Turner International India

Cartoon Network decodes the New Generations

The 11th edition of the study continues to examine the behaviour and lifestyle trends of kids and parents across segments

TV channels add sparkle with Diwali programming

From airing Diwali special episodes, launching contests to premiering movies, channels are going all out to light up television screens

Cartoon Network launches new original animated series

‘Adventure Time’ goes on air from October 15, and would be telecast on weekdays at 4:30 pm. The series has an ardent fan following globall...

Cartoon Network launches first Ben 10 magazine in India

The bi-monthly magazine is being launched by Cartoon Network and Sterling Publishers on September 30, 2012 and is priced at Rs 60

New Ben 10 game tops India app charts

The game has achieved almost half a million downloads in its first two weeks across Asia Pacific, with more than 30,521 downloads from India

Local animation boosts kids’ programming in India

Shows such as ‘Keymon Ache’, ‘Chhota Bheem’, ‘Kumbh Karan’, etc. have gone on to become some of the most watched k...

Five mantras to make kids’ media brands a digital hit

Social platform, giveaways, apps, educative content…there is a plethora of options that can be exploited for the kids segment

On-ground key to Oggy & the cockroaches

Cartoon Network is tapping 550 schools to engage with over five lakh kids through games, activities, merchandise for its latest acquisition