Boomerang TV Shows

Boomerang is a TV channel for kids featuring mostly cartoon and animated programs. It is a fully owned subsidiary of the Cartoon network. A unique feature of boomerang TV is that it does not carry any commercial product endorsements. The only advertisements it carries are promotional for boomerang TV programs and for cartoon network. The actor and current host of Family Feud John O'Hurley is the host and makes announcements for the promos.

Program timings and schedule

Boomerang was launched in the US on April 1, 2000. It initially followed a looping format and programs would be shown from 8 am ET. A huge variety of half and one hour long cartoon programs would be broadcast from Monday till Thursday. On Fridays, one cartoon program would be shown for the entire day for a full 24 hrs. The chief character of these Friday programs is now called the "monthly character of the month" also called "Boomeroyalty". On Saturdays, cartoons of a particular year ranging from 1963 to 1983 are shown. On Sundays, a theme called Boomeraction is followed where animated action adventure programs such as Super Friends, Space ghost etc are broadcast.

Shows on Boomerang:

Boomerang broadcasts classic cartoons and animated television programs mainly from the Warner Bros., Metro Goldwyn Mayer and Hanna barbera archives. The number of programs broadcast from the Hanna barbera archives far outnumbers the others. Some of the prominent shows are as listed below:

  • Warner Bros. Animation
  • Baby Looney Tunes
  • Batman: The Animated Series/The New Batman Adventures
  • Duck Dodgers
  • Krypto the Superdog
  • Superman: The Animated Series
  • Justice League
  • Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies until May 2007
  • What's New, Scooby-Doo
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Tom and Jerry
  • Droopy Dog
  • Screwball Squirrel
  • Barney Bear
  • Hanna-Barbera
  • Josie and the Pussycats
  • The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan
  • The Atom Ant/Secret Squirrel Show
  • Banana Splits
  • Birdman and the Galaxy Trio
  • Captain Caveman and the Teen Angels
  • Clue Club
  • Cow & Chicken
  • Dastardly and Muttley in their Flying Machines
  • Dexter's Laboratory
  • Dynomutt, Dog Wonder
  • Fantastic Four
  • The Flintstones
  • Funky Phantom
  • Frankenstein, Jr. and The Impossibles
  • Godzilla
  • Goober and the Ghost Chasers
  • The Hanna-Barbera New Cartoon Series (Wally Gator, Touche Turtle and Dum Dum, Lippy the Lion and Hardy Har Har)
  • Help! It's The Hair Bear Bunch
  • I Am Weasel
  • The Herculoids
  • Hong Kong Phooey
  • The Huckleberry Hound Show
  • Kwicky Koala
  • Loopy de Loop
  • The Magilla Gorilla Show
  • The New Adventures Of Captain Planet
  • The New Shmoo
  • Pac-Man
  • The Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Show
  • The Perils of Penelope Pitstop
  • The Pirates of Dark Water
  • Quick Draw McGraw
  • Richie Rich
  • Scooby-Doo
  • Shazzan
  • Space Ghost and Dino Boy
  • Super Friends
  • Top Cat
  • Wacky Races
  • Yogi Bear Show
  • Yogi's Gang
  • Yogi's Treasure Hunt