Posts Tagged ‘Shorts’

Boomerang Unveils "No Undies Mondays" on Oct 9

by Ed Liuon September 25, 2006
Cartoon Network has announced a new weekly programming block on the Boomerang channel dedicated to cartoon characters without pants. Titled “No Undies Mondays,” the block will star such luminaries as Yogi Bear, Peter Potamus, Huckleberry Hound, Quickdraw McGraw, and Snagglepuss. The block debuts on Monday, October 9 at 4:00 PM (Eastern Time). Read the full […]

Boomerang Spotlights 10 Characters in 10-Day Marathon

by Ed Liuon July 19, 2006
Boomerang has announced a special 10-day marathon of programming, dedicating 24 hours each to 10 of their favorite animated characters: – July 21: Daffy Duck as Duck Dodgers – July 22: The Pink Panther – July 23: Tom of Tom and Jerry – July 24: Dexter of Dexter’s Laboratory – July 25: Lu of Mike, […]

Superman is Boomerang’s Featured Character for June

by Dan Collinson May 28, 2006
Boomerang will feature Superman as their character spotlight for June. Episodes of the animated series will air Saturdays and Sundays from 2:00pm – 4:00pm (ET) beginning Saturday, June 3. [Source:]

Boomerang to Air "Superman" Marathon in June

by Maxie Zeuson May 19, 2006
Cartoon Network’s Boomerang channel will mark the release of Superman Returns with a commercial-free marathon of animated Superman episodes, the network said today. “Superman Saturday” will start on June 24 at 6:00am and run for twenty-four hours. The special programming event will air selected episodes from Superman: The Animated Series, Batman Beyond, and Justice League. […]

"Justice League" Comes to Boomerang (Updated 4/30)

by Dan Collinson April 30, 2006
Boomerang is adding Justice League to its line-up with a special marathon airing this Sunday from 4:00pm – 12:30am (ET). The series will then air at its regular time slot of 11:30pm (ET) starting Monday. [Source: Cartoon Network] Updated 4/30: Justice League will air at a new time beginning Monday, May 1. The episodes will […]

NY Times Covers the Return of "Captain Planet"

by Ed Liuon April 25, 2006
An article in the New York Times covers the return of Captain Planet to the airwaves (registration required), starting last Earth Day on Boomerang with new episodes never before broadcast in the United States. The article covers the history of the show and Ted Turner’s influence on it, along with the state of the Captain […]

Boomerang Features "Mr. T" in April Fools Marathon

by Dan Collinson March 26, 2006
In the 80s, Mr. T always pitied the fools. Now he pities the April Fools. Boomerang will present a special April Fools Marathon from 6:00am – 9:00pm on April 1. As part of the marathon, the network will air classic Mr. T cartoons. [Source: Cartoon Network]

Batman Featured on Boomerang

by Zeddon March 5, 2006
Boomerang, the sister station of Cartoon Network, will feature Batman as their character spotlight for March. Episodes of the animated series will air Saturdays and Sundays from 2:00pm – 4:00pm (ET). [Source:] (via Dan Collins)

Boomerang to Air President’s Day Marathon on February 20

by Zeddon February 15, 2006
On Monday, February 20, Cartoon Network’s Boomerang will present a nine-hour marathon (9:00am – 6:00pm, ET) entitled TOONS IN TIGHTS, a showcase of favorite cartoon characters in episodes depicting their super and perhaps not-so-super heroes. Stars such as Fred Flintstone, George Jetson, Daffy Duck, Dexter, Quick Draw McGraw, Yogi Bear, and Scooby-Doo will each be […]

Boomerang Comes to Cyprus

by Zeddon February 3, 2006
Turner has completed a deal with Cyprus Telecommunications that will allow subscribers to its pay-TV arm, miVision, to tune in to Boomarang, C21Media reports. This is the first time Boomerang will be available on digital TV in the region.