4Kids CEO Takes Pay Cut

Al Kahn, the CEO of struggling children’s entertainment distributor 4Kids Entertainment, is taking a pay cut of 15 percent. According to ICv2.com, Kahn’s cut brings his ... Continue Reading →

Eli, Chan and Bones Stack Up Against Avatar

Three more films are lining up to enter the box office battle with James Cameron’s Avatar for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend, as January proves to be anything but ... Continue Reading →

Lionsgate Leads Bidding for Terminator Rights

Lionsgate has emerged as the frontrunner in bidding for the rights to the Terminator movie franchise, the Los Angeles Times reports. The rights to the franchise were put up for sale ... Continue Reading →

Reinseth Heads Development in Canada for Cookie Jar

Cookie Jar Entertainment has hired Jillianne Reinseth for the job of vice president of development. Reinseth will oversee development in Canada of all the company’s programming, ... Continue Reading →

Italy’s JimJam Buys 200 Half Hours from Decode

Decode Entertainment has sold nearly 200 half hours of preschool programming to Italian channel JimJam. The deal includes all three seasons of Bo on the Go! and Poko and all seasons ... Continue Reading →

Topical Tobi! Debuts Abroad March 7

Little Airplane Productions’ preschool series Tobi! will premiere March 7 on Nickelodeon Australia and Treehouse TV/Canada. March 7 is UNICEF’s annual International Children’s ... Continue Reading →

Creator Reed, Actress Tyler Talk Archer

Adam Reed has jumped from the Adult Swim ship to FX Networks, but the content will be reassuringly familiar in terms of humor to fans of his previous shows, Frisky Dingo and Sealab ... Continue Reading →

Oscar Disqualifies Princess & Frog Score

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has disqualified Disney’s The Princess and the Frog from the Best Original Score Oscar race. A statement released by the group ... Continue Reading →

Nick Internship Ranks Among Nation’s 10 Best

Nickelodeon Animation Studios has been named one of the 10 best internships for college students in the United States by Vault.com. The website cited the studio’s offering of ... Continue Reading →

Zoic Studios Adds Editorial Services

Visual effects company Zoic Studios has opened a new division called Zoic Editorial that will provide editorial, creative and technical services for projects of all types. The project ... Continue Reading →