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'DreamWorks Dragons' Land in Sri Lanka

“DreamWorks Dragons: Riders of Berk” lands in Sri Lanka with the arrival of children’s channels Cartoon Network and POGO.

Colombo, Sri Lanka --

IPTV provider PEO TV brought kids’ entertainment in Sri Lanka to a whole new level, with the carriage announcement of the region’s most popular children’s channels – Cartoon Network and POGO. The channels, available from March 4, brought popular series such as Ben 10, Scooby Doo, M.A.D. (Music Art and Dance) and new global hit DreamWorks Dragons: Riders of Berk to even more viewers and fans on the island nation. Both channels are available in English.

Troy Lobo, Senior Director Network & Content Distribution, South Asia, Turner International India Pvt. Ltd. said, “Sri Lanka is a key market for Turner and we are happy to announce this strategic move to strengthen our presence here. The ever-evolving kids’ entertainment genre has huge potential in Sri Lanka, allowing us partner with SLT PEO TV to broadcast both Cartoon Network and POGO.”

Mr. Malraj Balapitiya – CEO of SLT VisionCom (Pvt) Ltd added, “We are excited to launch Cartoon Network and POGO – the two leading kids’ channels dedicated to young viewers. The launch is in response to our viewer preferences, which we at SLT PEO TV pay a lot of attention to. Every audience segment is important to us and we thrive in providing a varied choice to every single member of the family.” 

PEO TV is the perfect platform for Sri Lankan audiences to enjoy the best of local and international infotainment from around the world. The provider is committed to enhancing viewer experiences and engagement through interactive and personalised experiences. The availability of Cartoon Network and POGO brings an injection of fun to the platform’s existing portfolio of kids’ brands. 

Source: Turner

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Jennifer Wolfe is Director of News & Content at Animation World Network.