After The Pope Visit To Kenya, This Is What Your Children Are Expecting For The Festive Season


A ground breaking, eight-week long family channel joins Turner’s existing children’s channels on DStv – Boomerang and Cartoon Network .

DStv Premium, Compact Plus and Compact customers can now relax with their family’s favourite characters over the holidays as the continent’s very first pop-up children’s channel will have a great mix of exciting and exclusive kids and family content.

“Our Premium, Compact Plus and Compact customers are in for a treat this festive season with even more variety of entertainment options. We’re excited by the brand new and exclusive content that Hoolee will bring to our youngest customers – ensuring that kids are entertained for hours and the whole family can share in the laughter and great adventure,” said Walingo Chiruyi, General Manager, MultiChoice Kenya.

Families can join the characters from five new exclusive shows, never seen before in Africa. Observe a team-up between a shark and hyena as the pair attempts to capture elusive mermaids in Zig & Sharko; Dragons: Race to the Edge unlocks the secrets of the dragon’s eye; the speedy hedgehog, known as Sonic, will race on screens in his first ever CGI TV series in Sonic Boom; All Hail King Julien parties up a storm in Madagascar; and in The Adventures of Puss in Boots, Puss will try and become a legend.   Included in the summer extravaganza are specially selected

Hoolee movies like Beethoven’s Christmas Adventure, Lego: The Adventures of Clutch Power, Babe: Pig in the City, The Borrowers and Balto II: Wolf quest!

“Hoolee is a channel that has been specifically developed and designed for our African viewers for this special time of the year,” adds Pierre Branco, VP and Managing Director of Turner Africa. “It is all about family gatherings and treats, through an energetic and colourful branding.”


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