New DreamWorks Animation Kids Channel Added To StarTimes, StarSat Line-Up
The PayTV company StarTimes said it had added a 24-hour DreamWorks animation for kids to its channel set-up across Africa and on StarSat in South Africa.
StarTimes And NBC Universal Networks say they are thrilled to be able to work together to offer this new exciting channel with "blockbusting" animation series like Dragons: Race To The Edge, All Hail King Julien, The Adventures Of Puss In Boots, as well as Dinotrux and Noddy Toyland Detective.to subscribers.
NBCUniversal International Networks for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA)'s Managing Director, Mr Lee Raftery, said: "Collaborating with StarTimes on bringing DreamWorks channel's award-winning shows and beloved characters to Sub-Saharan Africa is a key milestone for our business, we look forward to bringing young viewers the DreamWorks experience, with its compelling slate of adventurous and imaginative animated series, all in one family destination."
The head of media division for StarTimes, Lily Meng said: "We are excited to bring DreamWorks to Africa. This launch demonstrates our continuous commitment to providing premium content to African families. And it comes at a very timely moment, while most kids and parents are staying home."
Credit: contribution from TV With Thinus