VIZ, Simon & Schuster Renew Partnership

VIZ Media and Simon & Schuster have renewed their longstanding sales and distribution partnership in both the U.S. and the U.K. Simon & Schuster has been the exclusive distribution ... Continue Reading →

PBS KIDS Plans Animated Holiday Episodes

PBS KIDS will be offering tykes and their guardians a “sled-full” of festive episodes for the winter holiday season, with fresh seasonal tales from three of its popular animated ... Continue Reading →

Nickelodeon Decks Programming for Holidays

Nickelodeon is planning a holly-jolly holiday line-up of hit live-action, animation and preschool series, kicking off Saturday, November 28 for a month-long bonanza of premieres and ... Continue Reading →

Manimation Line-Up Announced

MIDAS and the Children’s Media Conference have released the full line-up for Manimation 2015 — an animation industry conference taking place in Manchester, U.K. on November ... Continue Reading →

Reese Witherspoon, Scarlett Johansson Sign to ‘Sing’

Hollywood stars Reese Witherspoon and Scarlett Johansson and jack-of-all-trades Seth MacFarlane will be joining previously announced headliner Matthew McConaughey in the voice cast ... Continue Reading →

‘LEGO: Avengers Reassembled’ Premieres Monday

Disney XD will debut a new 22-minute compilation special with the whopping title LEGO Marvel Super Heroes: Avengers Reassembled! on Monday, November 16 at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, following ... Continue Reading →

‘Feliz Cumpleanos’ Debuts for Mickey Mouse’s Birthday

Disney Channel is debuting a new episode of its Emmy-winning Mickey Mouse shorts in honor of Mickey’s birthday, Wednesday November 18 at 8:00 p.m., ET/PT. The short, “¡Feliz ... Continue Reading →

Waterman Ent. Acquires Film Roman

Animation and live-action production company Waterman Entertainment — founded by Stuart Little and Alvin & The Chipmunks executive producer Steve Waterman — has acquired ... Continue Reading →

Guadalajara Opens First Moomin Shop in Americas

The first ever Moomin Shop on the American continent has opened in Guadalajara, Mexico. The location at the Mall Galerias Guadalajara was selected by Moomin’s rights holders because ... Continue Reading →

William Shatner to Receive Voice Arts Icon Award

The Society of Voice Arts and Sciences will present the second annual Voice Arts Awards this Sunday, November 15 at L.A.’s Pacific Design Center. The international competition aims ... Continue Reading →