Toonami Expands to India

3 Mar 2015 - By TW Staff

Turner Broadcasting recently launched Toonami across India, expanding its kids' TV entertainment portfolio. The channel, which is based on the popular Cartoon Network programming block of the same name in the U.S., is a 24-hour English animated action-adventure channel featuring franchises such as Batman, Superman, Transformers: Robots in Disguise, Justice League, Inazuma Eleven Go, and Dragon Ball Z.

“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.” said Siddharth Jain, Managing Director of Turner International India, in the announcement.

Toonami is already present in 14 countries in the Asia Pacific region, including Singapore, Philippines, Thailand, Hong Kong, Indonesia and Sri Lanka, and joins Cartoon Network and POGO as part of India's kids' entertainment portfolio.