‘Golan’ Gets Half-Hour Treatment for Fox

A new half-hour animated comedy based on the quarter-hour Golan the Insatiable installments on Animation Domination High-Def will premiere on Fox on Sunday, May 31 at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT. ... Continue Reading →

Disney Junior Re-Ups ‘Miles from Tomorrowland’

Disney Junior has ordered a second season of the year’s No. 1 preschool series Miles from Tomorrowland. The show charts the outer space missions of young adventurer Miles Callisto ... Continue Reading →

Frederator Picks Up 80-Plus Channels

Channel Frederator Network is welcoming 84 new online channels to its roster following a busy March. Highlights of the acquisitions include New Media Animation’s hit TomoNews, ... Continue Reading →

NCircle Nabs ‘Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab’ for NoAm

Genius Brands International has licensed North American home entertainment rights — including DVD and specific digital rights — for its animated science-inspired series ... Continue Reading →

‘The Prophet’ to Premiere as Annecy Opener

The annual Annecy International Festival of Animated Film (June 15-20) will this year host the premiere of producer Salma Hayek’s artful adaptation of Khalil Gibran’s The ... Continue Reading →

Zodiak Launches Multi-Brand YouTube Channels

Zodiak Kids announces the launch of two multi-brand YouTube Channels for kids and preschool audiences: ZeeKay and ZeeKay Junior. ZeeKay Junior comes to the platform with an established ... Continue Reading →
Michel Besner

Michel Besner Tapped as Toon Boom Prez

Toon Boom Animation has appointed Michel Besner as President, effective immediately. Besner joins the 2D animation and storyboarding software company from Meltwater, bringing over 20 ... Continue Reading →

4K Teams with Bioworld for ‘Yu-Gi-Oh!’ Goods

4K Media, the Konami Digital Entertainment subsidiary that manages licensing and marketing for the global hit Yu-Gi-Oh! brand, has entered an agreement with U.S. design/distribution ... Continue Reading →
Milind D. Shinde

Milind Shinde Named Assemblage COO

A.K. Madhavan’s freshman animation studio Assemblage Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. has hired on industry veteran Milind D. Shinde as Chief Operating Officer and as a member of the company’s ... Continue Reading →

Animafest Picks ‘Alice in Wonderland’ Theme

The 25th Animafest Zagreb event (June 9-14), which for the first time this year will combines shorts and feature programming, has selected Lewis Carroll’s eternally inspiring Alice ... Continue Reading →