Boomerang (Portuguese TV channel)

Boomerang is a Portuguese pay television channel which launched on 21 April 2015,[2] and is owned by AT&T's WarnerMedia under its International division. Currently, it is available in Angola, Mozambique and Portugal.

Boomerang
Boomerang 2014 logo.svg
Broadcast areaAngola
Mozambique
Portugal
HeadquartersTurner House, London, United Kingdom[1]
Programming
Language(s)Portuguese
Picture format16:9 576i
Ownership
OwnerWarnerMedia International
Sister channelsCartoon Network
CNN International
History
Launched21 April 2015; 6 years ago (2015-04-21)
(in Angola and Mozambique)
26 April 2018; 3 years ago (2018-04-26)
(in Portugal)
Links
Websitewww.Boomerangtv.pt
Availability
Cable
NowoChannel 58
Satellite
DStvChannel 583
IPTV
Vodafone TVChannel 58

HistoryEdit

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. Later, it was launched in Portugal on 26 April 2018 and it is available with Vodafone and Nowo TV operators.[3]

ProgrammingEdit

Current ProgrammingEdit

Original programming
Title Portuguese title Premiere date Status
The Happos Family The Happos Family 14 October 2016 Rerunning
Grizzy and the Lemmings Grizzy e os Lemmings 4 September 2016 Rerunning
Warner Bros. Animation and Hanna-Barbera original programming
Title Portuguese title Premiere date Status
New Looney Tunes New Looney Tunes 21 April 2015 Rerunning, also on RTP2
The Tom and Jerry Show O Show de Tom e Jerry Currently Premiering New episodes, also on RTP2
Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated Scooby-Doo! Mistérios, Lda. Rerunning, formerly on RTP2 & Cartoon Network
What's New, Scooby-Doo? O Que Há de Novo, Scooby-Doo? Rerunning, formerly on Biggs
Bunnicula Bunnicula 18 June 2016 Currently Premiering New episodes, also on Cartoon Network
Dorothy and the Wizard of Oz Dorothy e o Feiticeiro de Oz 2 December 2017 Currently Premiering New episodes
Wacky Races A Corrida Mais Louca do Mundo 3 September 2017 Rerunning
Tom and Jerry Tales As Aventuras de Tom e Jerry 26 April 2018 Rerunning, formerly on RTP2
Non-original programming
Title Portuguese title Premiere date Status
The Garfield Show Garfield 21 April 2015 Rerunning, Formerly on Cartoon Network & RTP2
Inspector Gadget Inspetor Gadget Rerunning, also on SIC
LazyTown Vila Moleza Rerunning, formerly on RTP2 & Canal Panda
Mr. Bean: The Animated Series Mr. Bean 25 April 2015 Rerunning, formerly on RTP1 & SIC K
Doraemon (2005) Doraemon 7 January 2019 Rerunning, formerly on Panda Biggs & Cartoon Network

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  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. Archived from the original on 7 July 2015. Retrieved 28 April 2015.
  3. ^ "Boomerang Now Available In Portugal On Vodafone And Nowo - RegularCapital". RegularCapital. 26 April 2018. Retrieved 27 April 2018.

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