BFC Ready to Pump New Episodes for Three Projects

Due to strong international interest generated at MIPTV, BFC Berliner Film Companie announced yesterday that it will extend the number of episodes for three of their animated kids’ ... Continue Reading →

Legendary Toon Designer Gene Hazelton Dies

Famed animation designer/comic strip artist Gene Hazleton passed away on April 6, 2005 at age 85. Born in 1919, Wesley "Gene" Hazelton began an extensive and diverse career ... Continue Reading →

Nelvana Announces Sales Team Shuffle

Nelvana announced some key changes to its international sales division team on Monday: Emanuel Petry assumes a new role in the company as she will begin overseeing European development ... Continue Reading →

4Kids to License Kappa Mikey

4Kids Entertainment will get to know the ins and outs of Mikey Simon, the star of Animation Collective’s Kappa Mikey, as the company has acquired worldwide licensing rights to ... Continue Reading →

PBS KIDS Sprout Planted on Comcast

Finally, Oscar the Grouch and the Teletubbies are willing to work around your schedule now that Comcast Corp., PBS, Sesame Workshop and HIT Ent. are introducing PBS KIDS Sprout On Demand, ... Continue Reading →

PorchLight Brings Caren Shalek On-Board

PorchLight Entertainment has tapped Caren Shalek to serve as senior VP, consumer products with instructions to build an expanded consumer product representation business focusing on ... Continue Reading →

Stash’s GSA Awards to Launch Careers

An interview for a potential dream job and your hard work proudly displayed on the cover of a DVD viewed by some of the industry’s biggest players?! Let’s just say Stash ... Continue Reading →

Animation Co-op Winds Up for Project Pitch

The Animation Co-op has confirmed its annual Project Pitch for the evening of Saturday, April 2, at 2340 Overland Ave. in Los Angeles, Calif. Artists, filmmakers and toon aficionados ... Continue Reading →

Bejuba!, Snowden Fine Shoot for the Stars with Ricky Sprocket

Tatiana Kober, owner of production and distribution company Bejuba! Ent., announced that her team will join forces with Oscar-winning producers Alison Snowden and David Fine of Snowden ... Continue Reading →

New Flight Plan for Porchlight’s Jay Jay

Fasten your seat belts and get ready for a first-class publicity campaign because Jay Jay Jet Plane, the popular PBS series for preschoolers, is launching its biggest marketing and ... Continue Reading →