To mark Warner Bros. Studios’ 100th anniversary, Bugs, Daffy, Sylvester and co. take it up a notch and transform into The Wizard of Oz and other iconic characters
Philippines (April 3, 2023) –Are you ready to dive into the most mischievous month of the year? This April, Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Wile E. Coyote and the whole Looney crew will spend the month celebrating with Looney Tunes ACME Fools – an animated out-of-the-box moment dedicated to mayhem and laughter.
This year’s ACME Fools also lines up with Warner Bros. Studios’ 100th anniversary on April 4. In true Looney Tunes style, they will be amping up their silly shenanigans and playful pranks, this time across some of Warner Bros.’ most iconic and prized franchises. From April 1 onwards, animated mashups featuring your favorite toons, inserting themselves into Scooby-Doo, Superman, The Flintstones and The Wizard of Oz, will go live on the Cartoon Network Asia social pages.
There will also be an ACME Fool’s dedicated livestream on Cartoon Network Asia’s YouTube channel where fans can go on wacky adventures with Cartoon Network’s best jokesters.
Stay tuned to Cartoon Network Asia’s social pages on April 4 from 10am-6pm to catch a Looney take on some of the most iconic Warner Bros. moments – every hour, on the hour! These will be amplified across DC Asia and HBO GO pages as well.
Cartoon Network and streaming service HBO GO will also be giving top billing to the Looney Tunes with weekend marathons and specially-curated episodes of Looney Tunes Cartoons, Teen Titans GO! and Tom and Jerry. Cartoon Network is available on Cignal Channel 74 (SD), Channel 220 (HD) and Sky Cable Channel 43 (SD), Channel 178 (HD), while HBO GO is available to download in the Play Store and App Store.
To top it all off, several regional brands are partnering with Warner Bros. Discovery including Skechers, which is launching a Looney Tunes apparel range, and mobile phone cases and accessories from Rhino shield.
Looney Tunes ACME Fools runs for the whole month of April. Keep up to date on all of the hijinks on social: @CartoonNetworkAsia @HBOAsia @DCAsiaOfficial. @LooneyTunes on TikTok, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter / #ACMEFools #WB100.
That’s all folks!
About Cartoon Network Asia Pacific
Cartoon Network, the #1 global animated series network, offers the best in original content from Cartoon Network Studios, Warner Bros. Animation, DC and Hanna-Barbera including global hits: Ben 10, The Powerpuff Girls, Teen Titans GO!, Looney Tunes, Tom and Jerry and We Bare Bears; as well as Asia originals such as the International Emmy-nominated Lamput.
Cartoon Network also reaches millions more through its websites, apps, games and streaming services including HBO GO. In Asia Pacific, Cartoon Network, companion brand to Boomerang, Discovery Kids and POGO, is distributed by Warner Bros. Discovery. www.cartoonnetworkasia.com
About HBO GO
Warner Bros. Discovery’s HBO GO is a regional streaming service in Southeast Asia, Taiwan and Hong Kong. Programming includes award-winning HBO Original series, movies and documentaries, Max Originals which tell compelling stories from around the region and beyond. This is supplemented by exclusive, first-run content from major Hollywood and independent studios that offers a mix of originals and acquired content – including kids and family content from Cartoon Network and Warner Bros. – available to download or stream anytime, anywhere. Log on to www.hbogoasia.com for more information.