Netflix UK and Cartoon Network Ink a Deal
Cartoon fans in the UK and Ireland who have Netflix will be in for a treat, according to a Kidscreen.com report, as Netflix UK will soon be carrying a wide range of Cartoon Network and Cartoonito content, including iconic shows like the Powerpuff girls and Lazy Town.
The deal will mark the first time Cartoon Network’s content will be made available on a subscription SVOD service in the UK market, especially with regard to franchises such as the Powerpuff Girls, season one of LazyTown and seasons one and two of Courage the Cowardly Dog. Other series that are going to be available on the service include seasons one and two Regular Show, season one of Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends and seasons one and two of Samurai Jack. Seasons one and two of Adventure Time will hit Netflix on December 15. Powerpuff Girls will debut on December 31.
Source: Kidscreen (via AWN.com)