Teletoon

Canadian TV Channel

Teletoon is a Canadian English television channel. It is owned by Corus Entertainment. The channel shows mostly cartoons. Its live-action programs are usually movies. Most programs are for family. Teletoon at Night has shows for older teenagers and adults from 9:00 p.m. to 12:00 am.[1]

Teletoon
CountryCanada
Broadcast areaNationwide
HeadquartersToronto, Ontario
Programming
Language(s)English
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 480i letterbox for the SDTV feed)
Timeshift serviceTeletoon East
Teletoon West
Ownership
OwnerCorus Entertainment
ParentTeletoon Canada, Inc.
Sister channelsTélétoon
Adult Swim
Cartoon Network
History
LaunchedOctober 17, 1997 (1997-10-17)
Links
WebsiteTeletoon
Availability
Cable
Rogers Cable (New Brunswick)Channel 40 (East)
Channel 144 (West)
Satellite
Bell Satellite TVChannel 554 (East)
Channel 555 (West)
Channel 1653 (HD)
Shaw DirectChannel 544/171 (East)
Channel 545/172 (West)
Channel 72/572 (HD)
IPTV
Bell Aliant Fibe TVChannel 254 (SD)
Channel 502 (HD)
Bell Fibe TVChannel 554 (East)
Channel 555 (West)
Channel 1554 (East HD)
Bell MTSChannel 151 (East)
Channel 152 (West)
Channel 1151 (East HD)
Optik TVChannel 623 (East)
Channel 622 (West)
Channel 622 (West HD)
SaskTelChannel 90 (East)
Channel 95 (West)
VMediaChannel 45 (East HD)
TotalTVChannel 145 (East HD)
RiverTVChannel 22 (HD)
Streaming media
StackTVInternet Protocol television

InformationEdit

Teletoon usually shows animated series. There are original ones and imported ones. Its daytime shows are for children and younger teenagers. Nighttime shows are for older teenagers and adults.

Teletoon operates two feeds. One is for the Eastern Time Zone. The other is for the Pacific Time Zone. As of 2013, Teletoon and its French-language version were available in over 7.3 million Canadian homes.[2] In 2013, Corus Entertainment bought Teletoon from Teletoon Canada Inc. for 37 million dollars.[3]

ProgramsEdit

Other websitesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. "TELETOON / TÉLÉTOON". web.archive.org. 12 October 1999.
  2. http://www.newswire.ca/en/story/1269457/teletoon-canada-s-comedy-filled-lineup-delivers-warm-laughter-this-winter
  3. "Corus Entertainment Receives CRTC Approval on TELETOON Canada Inc., Historia and Series+ Acquisitions". Corus Entertainment. Archived from the original on 2017-08-27. Retrieved 2019-02-15.
  4. https://variety.com/1999/tv/news/pbs-welcomes-caillou-1117502963/