February 26-2015
Turner launches Toonami in India as action-adventure channel

Children will now have a new place to catch their favourite action-adventure shows as Turner International India has officially launched its third channel Toonami in the country.

The channel will be dedicated to showing animated action shows to kids. Commenting on the launch, Turner International India MD Siddharth Jain said, “It is a real proud moment for Turner to bring in a channel like Toonami to our young Indian audiences – we now offer a robust entertainment experience for all ages and interests. A highly successful international brand, it will meet the growing demand for premium quality action-adventure and superhero content.”

The channel is based on the programming block of the same name that was available on Cartoon Network in the US. The lineup for the channel will include famous shows such as Batman, Superman, Transformers: Robots in Disguise, Justice League, Inazuma Eleven Go, Dragon Ball Z etc.

Toonami is present in Asia in the countries Singapore, Philippines, Thailand, Hong Kong, Indonesia and Sri Lanka. The channel is available across some digital cable platforms in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Bangalore.