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Girls actor to play Star Wars villain

The first cast member to be revealed for Walt Disney Studios and Luscafilm’s highly anticipated new installment of Star Wars has been revealed.  Adam Driver, who plays Hannah’s on again, off again boyfriend on the HBO/SoHo series Girls, has been tipped to play the villain in the next movie.  Episode VII is due to open in theatres on Dec 18, 2015.

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CARTOON NETWORK – Friday 31 December, 6pm

Kick off New Years Eve with this action-packed Pokemon epic! Ash and friends encounter two new powerful Pok�mon – setting them off on a new adventure! Add to the mix a dangerous villain with a plan to rule the world and the arrival of Regigigas, a super-powerful Pok�mon with legendary status – it sure to end your year with a bang!

CARTOON NETWORK – Friday 8 October, 6pm

Deep in the heart of a mysterious forest, a Pok�mon named Shaymin stumbles into the midst of a battle between two powerful Pok�mon, Dialga and Giratina. Add to the mix a helpful researcher, a dangerous villain, and a plan to rule the world, and you have all the makings of a Pok�mon epic! And to make it even more spectacular, get ready for the appearance of Regigigas, a super-powerful Pok�mon with a frosty demeanor and legendary status!

CARTOON NETWORK – Monday-Thursday from 4 October, 6pm

As the menace of Team Galactic continues to loom over the Sinnoh region, Ash and Dawn keep getting caught up in the schemes of this mysterious group of villains-as well as facing some other unexpected challenges! Dawn’s got her hands full dealing with the many problems of her Pok�mon, while Ash’s ongoing rivalry with Paul finally comes to a head in a full 6-on-6 battle! It might be the ultimate test of training styles-will the heroes come out on top?

CARTOON NETWORK – Friday 27 August, 6.25pm

Chimchar, an aspiring explorer, is on its way to join Wigglytuff’s exploration guild when it meets a confused Piplup who claims to be a human. Piplup has no memory of how it became a Pok�mon, but it joins Chimchar in the hopes that Guildmaster Wigglytuff can shed some light on this strange condition. When the pair enters the guild, they learn that a Time Gear has been stolen, distorting the flow of time. Wigglytuff may not know what turned a human into a Piplup, but it does know that more and more Pok�mon are starting to act aggressively.

It looks like this world is in need of heroes, so Piplup decides to step up and continue exploring in hopes of discovering the secret behind its transformation!

CARTOON NETWORK – Friday 27 August, 6pm

Imagine a world where Pokemon are in charge, talk, and deal with the same things that humans do. That’s the reality in this episode, as a boy awakens to discover he’s been transformed into a talking Squirtle!

After befriending Chikorita and Charmander, Squirtle is asked to join up with them as a member of Team Go-Getters: a Pokemon rescue team dedicated to coming to the aid of Pokemon in need. Along the way they run into Team Meanies: a less-than-ethical Pokemon rescue team who try everything to keep the Team Go-Getters from fulfilling their noble mission.

CARTOON NETWORK – Friday 20 February, 6pm

It is said that hundreds of years ago, the Guardian of the Aura, Aaron, used the power of the Tree of Beginning to stop a great battle. 

Now, the town gathers at Camaron Palace for a festival celebrating this hero, and Ash and friends have arrived just in time to participate!  Ash and Pikachu compete – and win – the Pokémon Battle Contest, becoming this year’s honorary the Guardian of the Aura.

However, when they’re set to celebrate Ash and Pikachu’s great victory, the Legendary Psychic-type Pokémon Mew arrives – taking Pikachu away!  And that’s only the beginning, because suddenly the Guardian of the Aura Pokémon, Lucario, awakens – bringing Ash along on its journey to find the Tree of Beginning!

Where is Pikachu, and why has Mew taken it?   Why has Lucario awakened?  What is the secret behind the Legend of the Guardian of the Aura?  Ash is about to uncover the answers to these questions and more, in the latest and most mysterious Pokémon adventure

Cartoon Network – Friday 13 June, 6.00pm

Somewhere in this world, there is a Sea Temple created by the People of the Water. The Sea Temple contains a hidden treasure called the Sea Crown, but no one has ever seen the Sea Crown, or even the Sea Temple, because the temple is protected by a secret mechanism. The temple drifts through a vast ocean undetected, waiting…waiting…Ash and Pikachu meet Lizabeth, a descendant of the People of the Water, and learn about the legend. They also meet Jackie, a Pokémon Ranger on a secret mission to protect a Manaphy egg (Manaphy is mysteriously known as The Prince of the Sea) and find the Sea Temple as well. While on this important mission, Jackie is attacked by a pirate known as The Phantom. The Phantom plans to obtain the Sea Crown and take over the world – but first he needs the Manaphy egg. Now Lizabeth and Ash must help Jackie protect the egg and stop the nefarious pirate! What is the Sea Crown? How does Manaphy’s mysterious power connect it to the Sea Temple? Can Ash help Jackie complete his mission?

Cartoon Network – Friday 25 April, from 9.00am – 6.00pm
Pokemon: Diamond and Pearl: Join Ash Ketchum on a huge adventure with friends both old and new in Pokémon’s tenth season, Pokémon: Diamond and Pearl! Fresh from his victories in the Battle Frontier, Ash sets out for the Sinnoh region on his quest to become a Pokémon Master. Together with his pal Pikachu and his mischievous Aipom, Ash will find lots of new friends and new Pokémon, with new Gyms to beat and even a Pokémon Contest to enter! There’s never a dull moment when Ash is around, especially when the villainous Team Rocket is still hot on his trail as always. He’s also about to meet a tough new rival with a big attitude and the skills to back it up! Many challenges lie ahead for Ash but, as everyone in Sinnoh is about to find out, it’s going to be tough to stop this talented Pokémon Trainer!
Also continues on Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th April from 9.00am till 6.00pm daily