Cartoon Network is a cable television network created by Turner Broadcasting which primarily shows animated programming. It is the main channel which Hero: 108 is shown on. The original American channel began broadcasting on October 1, 1992 with the Bugs Bunny short Rhapsody Rabbit being its first-ever aired program. Cartoon Network originally served as a 24-hour outlet for classic animation properties from the Turner Broadcasting libraries. Cartoon Network is mainly youth-oriented, but shares channel space with a late-night adult-oriented channel skein called Adult Swim. In recent years, Cartoon Network began airing more live-action programming, including movies and series and has even began broadcasting in 1080i High Definition.
There are also many variants of Cartoon Network around the world.