Studio 100 Sells ‘Nils’ and ‘Blinky Bill’ to Finland

Studio 100 Media has secured TV agreements which will bring two of its animated properties to Finland. Nelonen Media, part of Sanoma Media Finland, has picked up exclusive rights to ... Continue Reading →

‘Steven Universe’ Gets New Toy Partners

Cartoon Network has signed on five new hardlines partners for its popular animated comedy/adventure Steven Universe. Funko, Just Toys International, PhatMojo, Toy Factory and Zag Toys ... Continue Reading →

Jamie Foxx Voicing Lead in ‘Groove Tails’

Oscar winning actor and Grammy winning performer Jamie Foxx (Django Unchained, Ray) has signed on to voice the lead role of “Biggz” in a new CG-animated family film titled ... Continue Reading →

5th Corfu Animation Fest Celebrates Europe

The fifth edition of Be There! Corfu Animation Festival — taking place on the charming Greek island this October 15-18 — will present an overall theme and eight separate ... Continue Reading →

TIFF Plans Major Stop-Motion Retrospective

The Toronto International Film Festival ( will be presenting a pan-genre retrospective on the art of stop-motion animation at the TIFF Bell Lightbox in Toronto, running ... Continue Reading →

Pop Twist Takes on ‘Little Big Panda’

L.A.-based distributor Pop Twist Entertainment has taken on rights for 3D animated film Little Big Panda, on behalf of Benchmark Entertainment Picture Productions GmbH. Pop Twist will ... Continue Reading →

Netflix Adding 7 New Shows for Older Kids

Netflix has announced that it will be adding seven new, original series — the majority of which are animated — to its streaming offerings in the next couple of years. Beginning ... Continue Reading →

Planeta Junior Tags MIP Slate

Planeta Junior has announced the trio of titles that will be leading its content slate for the MIP Junior and MIPCOM markets which kick off this Sunday in Cannes. For the first time, ... Continue Reading →

Cyber Group Bolsters Management Team

To help steer its continuing growth, Cyber Group Studios has brought on new executive talent and promoted internally in its studio and distribution teams. Within the studio, Olivier ... Continue Reading →

‘Ben and Holly’s LIttle Kingdom’ Coming to U.S.

Entertainment One Family has inked a deal with Nick Jr. for both seasons of its BAFTA and International Emmy Award-winning preschool toon Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom. The show ... Continue Reading →