We’ll Always Have Rapallo!

The 14th edition of the fantastic Cartoons on the Bay Festival offers four days of jam-packed panels, special screenings and tributes to Don Bluth and Italian studio Atlantyca. Italy’s ... Continue Reading →

Fathers of Invention

Aardman’s Wallace & Gromit adapt to new roles as patron saints of gizmo creators from all over the world. Gadgets, gizmos and fun contraptions have always played a big part ... Continue Reading →

A Singin’ and Dancin’ Mystery Tour

Cookie Jar delivers a colorful, animated show featuring The Doodlebops. When the live-action children’s series The Doodlebops debuted in 2004, many were struck by how closely ... Continue Reading →

Meet Fin McCloud, Fresh TV’s New Celebritweet

About a year ago, Toronto-based studio Fresh TV (6Teen, Total Drama Island) brought its latest animated series, Stoked!, to the MIPTV market. This spring, it’s touting a cool ... Continue Reading →

The Plush Life

The new Toonzone series YooHoo & Friends marries a popular international toy phenom with an environmentally sound premise and a voice cast led by rap/reality TV star Flavor Flav. Global ... Continue Reading →

The Adventure Brothers

Martin and Chris Kratt are back for more wildlife excursions, but this time, they’re even more animated than usual. Roving nature documentary star Martin Kratt recalls the first ... Continue Reading →

Corus Introduces a New Bushy-Tailed Star

Let’s say TV’s famous obsessive-compulsive detective Adrian Monk was reincarnated as a young squirrel and had to deal with all kinds of phobias in his daily woodland adventures. ... Continue Reading →

Mini Pets Poised to Steal Hearts

Rome-based Mondo TV wags its tail for a new animated series based on the popular European toy brand, Puppy in My Pocket. If you work in children’s TV, you’re probably heard ... Continue Reading →

Toon Town Revisited

The new 13-part series Tooned! offers a highly entertaining look at Saturday morning cartoons and their impact on culture and society through the years. Creating a documentary series ... Continue Reading →

The Fine Art of Domesticating Dragons

Co-directors Chris Sanders and Dean DeBlois reveal the triumphs and tribulations of bringing DreamWorks’ majestic 3-D epic How to Train Your Dragon to animated life. When British ... Continue Reading →