Corus Launches WATCH Disney in Canada

Corus Entertainment, which recently launched Disney Channel in Canada, announces the arrival of the WATCH Disney Channel app in the territory. The new addition to TV Everywhere is available ... Continue Reading →

9 Story Adds Up ‘Peg + Cat’ Sales

9 Story Media Group has secured multiple sales of award-winning animated preschool series Peg + Cat (80 x 12) — which originally debuted on PBS Kids in 2013 and has earned 4 Emmy ... Continue Reading →

Acamar, Aardman Sign ‘Bing’ Deals

Acamar Films and global distribution partner Aardman have inked a number of international broadcast deals for award-winning animated preschool series, Bing. Aardman’s team handles ... Continue Reading →

USAopoly Plans ‘Yu-Gi-Oh!’ Line

4K Media — the subsidiary of Konami Digital Ent. which handles licensing and marketing for Yu-Gi-Oh! — announces a non-exclusive licensing agreement for the brand with USAopoly. ... Continue Reading →

Disney EMEA Commissions ‘Hive’ Season 2

Disney EMEA — covering U.K., Germany, France, Scandinavia, Spain, Italy, Central/Eastern Europe, Poland, Middle East, Turkey and Africa — has commissioned a second season ... Continue Reading →

French Projects Dominate 2015 Cartoon Forum

The organizers of Cartoon Forum have issued their wrap report for the 26th edition of the co-production event, which took place for the fourth consecutive year in Toulouse Sept. 15-18. ... Continue Reading →

Aardman to Acquire Majority Share in Nathan Love

Aardman Animations will be acquiring a majority share in New York-based animation company Nathan Love. The newly rebranded Aardman Nathan Love will be the Bristol-based company’s ... Continue Reading →

Ta-Nehisi Coates Penning ‘Black Panther #1’

Marvel Comics has announced that one of the most thought-provoking, perceptive writers of today, Ta-Nehisi Coates (Between the World and Me), will helm a new Black Panther comics series ... Continue Reading →
Nancy Bernstein

Nancy Bernstein Dies Age 55

Nancy Bernstein, an executive at DreamWorks Animation for 10 years who served as Head of Production, died on Friday, succumbing to cancer at age 55. “We are heartbroken by the ... Continue Reading →

Animal Logic Opens Vancouver Studio

Award-winning Australia vfx and animation studio Animal Logic has opened its doors at a new 45,000 sq ft facility in Vancouver, Canada. The new studio will be lead by Animal Logic’s ... Continue Reading →