Dot to Dot Preps ‘Footy Pups’ for CBeebies

Dot to Dot Productions has been commissioned by U.K.’s CBeebies to produce Footy Pups, a 30 x 15 live-action/animation hybrid series meant to teach kids ages 3-6 basic sports skills ... Continue Reading →

First Look at ‘Frozen Fever’ Revealed

Disney is offering up the first images for Frozen Fever — a magical new theatrical short based on the smash-hit 2013 animated feature. The featurette will debut on the big screen ... Continue Reading →

Iconix Gobbles Up ‘Strawberry Shortcake’

Iconix Brand Group has amped up its kids entertainment presence by reaching an agreement with American Greetings to acquire its decades-old Strawberry Shortcake brand for $105 million. ... Continue Reading →

PGS Gets Royal Treatment for Method’s ‘Little Prince’

Brand manager PGS Entertainment has secured a raft of international sales for season three of Method Animation’s award-winning CG series The Little Prince — based on the ... Continue Reading →

Batman, Super Friends Toys Inspire Toons

Warner Bros. Consumer Products, DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. Animation will be unleashing a wave of animated content inspired by two hit toy lines developed with Mattel and Fisher-Price. Inspired ... Continue Reading →

FatRedCouch Producing ‘Edison’s Secret Lab’ Apps

Genius Brands International is partnering with FatRedCouch, Inc. on the production of apps for animated children’s series Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab. A master app release ... Continue Reading →

MundoFox Nabs 90+ Half Hours from 9 Story

9 Story Media Group has licensed 94 half-hours of kids content to U.S. Hispanic broadcast network MundoFox — owned by Fox International Channels and RCN. The network has picked ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Licences Doraemon Tofu

Good news, vegetarians: now you can get your non-animal proteins and your robot cat fix in one place as VIZ Media and SoCal manufacturer House Foods Corporation have joined forces to ... Continue Reading →

FMX 2015 Looks to the Future

The FMX conference on animation, effects, games and transmedia — set for May 5-8 in Stuttgart this year — will be looking at a broad range of topics related to the future ... Continue Reading →

Disney Teasing ‘Tomorrowland’ Sunday

Among the pricey array of spanking new commercials and trailers set to run this Sunday during Super Bowl XLIX will be a teasing glimpse at Brad Bird’s Tomorrowland, which Disney will ... Continue Reading →