Boomerang (German TV channel)

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Boomerang
Boomerang tv logo.png
Launched1 June 2006; 13 years ago (2006-06-01)
Closed1 October 2018; 8 months ago (2018-10-01)
Owned byTurner Broadcasting System Germany (WarnerMedia)
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
Audience share0.1% (March 2017 (2017-03), KEK)
CountryGermany
LanguageGerman
English
Broadcast areaGermany, Austria, Switzerland
HeadquartersMunich, Germany
Replaced byBoomerang (Central and Eastern Europe TV channel)
Sister channel(s)TNT Comedy
TNT Serie
TNT Film
Cartoon Network
CNN International
Websitewww.boomerangtv.de

Boomerang was a German pay television channel broadcasting kids programming. It was launched on 1 June 2006 and it was owned by Turner Broadcasting System Germany.

Broadcasting[edit]

In August 2013, SES Platform Services (now MX1) won an international tender by Turner Broadcasting System, to provide playout services for Boomerang, and for Cartoon Network, TNT Glitz, TNT Film and TNT Serie (in both SD and HD) for the German-speaking market, digitization of existing Turner content, and playout for Turner on-demand and catch-up services in Germany, Austria, Switzerland the Benelux region, from November 2013.[1]

M7 Group's Kabelkiosk stopped broadcasting of Boomerang on 1 March 2017.

On 1 October 2018, Boomerang Germany shut down and was replaced with Boomerang CEE.[2]

Logos[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Playout and video-on-demand: SES Platform Services wins international tender by Turner Broadcasting" (Press release). SES Platform Services GmbH. 28 August 2013. Archived from the original on 20 December 2013. Retrieved 31 August 2013.
  2. ^ "Boomerang Germany - Final Day/Closedown/CEE Takeover (September 30-October 1, 2018)". 2 October 2018.

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