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TURNER INTERNATIONAL AND YASH RAJ FILMS COME TOGETHER FOR THEIR UPCOMING MOVIE - SULTAN

-Sultan aka Salman Khan creates exclusive episodes with POGO and Cartoon Network to entertain his young audience-

Mumbai, 28 June, 2016: Kids now have an extra dose of entertainment as Turner International partners with Yash Raj Films for their upcoming movie Sultan to bring the big screen magic on television. The association brings two new specials on POGO and Cartoon Network with Sultan’s sports-drama story to entertain the children.

Salman Khan in his ‘Sultan’ avatar will be seen giving life-saving tips and encouragement to face challenges in each phase of life in these new TV specials created especially for his fans.

Cartoon Network will be airing a special “Dhobi Pachhaad with Sultan and Kris” on July 2, 2016 at 11 a.m. and POGO will be showcasing “Dholakpur Ka Sultan” which will be aired on July 10, 2016 at 10:30 a.m.

 

Dhobi Pachhaad with Sultan and Kris from Roll No.21 on Cartoon Network
“Wrestling is not a sport; it’s about fighting with the fears that lies within”. Bringing his thought to life, in this special Sultan and Kris will highlight their inner strength of bonding and accepting to change the world upside-down for the ones they care for.

In this special episode, the Haryana ki shaan, Haryaana ki jaan – Sultan Ali Khan will give Mathura ka Kris tips on wrestling the odds of life. He will teach Kris and the audience on how they can do ‘do do haath’ with the challenges that life throws at them.  ‘No matter what, never give up’ will be the ‘daanv’ that Sultan will teach the kids while gearing them up for dhobi pachhaad, Haryaanvi ishtyle! Kyunki, Baby ko ye bhi pasand hai!

Dholakpur Ka Sultan on POGO
“Asli pehalwaan ki pehchaan akaahde mein nahin, jindagi mein hove hai, taaki jab jindagi tumhe patke to tum phir khade ho aur aisa daanv maaro ki jindagi chit ho jaaye” – True to this belief, both our Indian super heroes Chhota Bheem and Sultan, teach children not to be disheartened by everyday obstacles but face them fearlessly.

This special episode on POGO will highlight the core values that both Sultan and Chhota Bheem stand for. Both lead characters will look at drawing parallels from their lives that talk about the beliefs and never-say-die attitude to win love and affection. It will be an inspiring episode for the younger audience who look up to these idols.

About Cartoon Network India
Launched in India in 1995, Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.’s (TBS) Cartoon Network is the leading kids’ entertainment channel in India. Drawing from the world’s largest cartoon library of Warner Bros., MGM and Hanna-Barbera titles, the Network also showcases original series including the Ben 10 franchise, Adventure Time, The Amazing World of Gumball, Roll No. 21 and many more. Cartoon Network is currently available in English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu languages. Recognized as the resident kids’ expert with a 360-degree presence through successful on-air and online presence, ground-events, promotional licensing, product licensing, publishing and DVDs.

www.cartoonnetworkindia.com is India’s leading destination for kids’ online entertainment attracting close to 2 million page views. Kids can find the largest selection of cartoon character based games, video on demand, and a community site featuring personalized avatars and message boards. (*Source: Omniture Site Catalyst, February 2015).

About Turner International India Pvt. Ltd. 
Turner India creates and manages the sales, distribution, marketing of award-winning news and entertainment brands in India and South Asia including CNN International, Cartoon Network, POGO, Toonami, HBO and WB. Turner Asia Pacific is the parent company of Turner International India Pvt. Ltd. (“Turner India”), which operates 63 channels in 13 languages in 37 countries in the region. It manages the business of Pay- and Free-TV-channels, as well as Internet-based services, and oversees commercial partnerships with various third-party media ventures; it teams with Warner Bros. and HBO to leverage Time Warner’s global reach. Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific, Inc. (“Turner Asia Pacific”) is a Time Warner company.

 

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Turner International India Pvt. Ltd.

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