Cartoon Network (Russia and Southeastern Europe)
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|Launched||October 1, 2009|
|Owned by||Media Alliance (Russia)|
Turner Broadcasting System Germany
(WarnerMedia) (other countries)
|Picture format||1080i HDTV|
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
|Sister channel(s)||Boomerang, CNN International|
|Balticum (Lithuania)||Channel 21|
|Makedonski Telekom||Channel 205|
|Bulsatcom||Channel 45 (temporarily FTA within a few months)|
|Kujtesa (Kosova)||Channel 39|
|Balticum (Lithuania)||Channel 23 (digital; Vilnius)|
Channel 36 (digital; Telšiai)
Channel 32 (analog; all cities)
|Rostelecom||Channel 307 (HD)|
|Balticum (Lithuania)||Channel 20|
|Max TV (Macedonia)||Channel 203|
Cartoon Network Russia and Southeastern Europe is a pay-television kids channel that was launched on 1 October 2009, replacing the Pan-European feed of Cartoon Network. It is available in Russian, Bulgarian and English.
Cartoon Network Russia and Southeastern Europe launched on 1 October 2009. Its branding featured arrows with random things popping out from the logo and arrows with random stuff creating the logo. When the version launched, it had the same shows as the Pan-European version, except for archival or classic programs such as Top Cat. In November 2009, Best Ed premiered, which was aired on the Pan-European version; in December 2009 Star Wars: The Clone Wars premiered, which also aired on the past version. In January 2010, Batman: The Brave and the Bold premiered, which was the first new show on the version that hasn't aired on the Pan-European version before. Other new shows premiered during these months, such as Bakugan Battle Brawlers: New Vestroia, Total Drama Island and Hero: 108.
On 26 November 2010, Cartoon Network revamped its look and got a new logo. The first show to air after the revamp was My Gym Partner's a Monkey. The first new show to premiere on the channel after/during the revamp is Angelo Rules.
On 6 December 2016, Cartoon Network Russia and Southeast Europe switched to the 16:9 picture format. The switch happened during a Total Drama Island episode. Days later, Cartoon Network Russia and Southeast Europe HD launched but only for Rostelecom customers in Russia. As of 2019, Media Alliance continues to run the Russian version under license from Warner Bros.
- "Cartoon Network News In Brief Late February 2017". Retrieved 24 February 2017.