Breakthrough, TELETOON Team for Crash Canyon

TELETOON Canada, the nation’s all-animation cable channel, has commissioned Breakthrough Entertainment to produce a new primetime family comedy called Crash Canyon. The channel ... Continue Reading →

CBeebies Expands Timmy Time Order

CBeebies has asked for more of Aardman Animations’ preschooler series Timmy Time. The U.K. channel has ordered 26 new 10-minute episodes on top of the 52 episodes already in production. ... Continue Reading →

NBC Airs DreamWorks Holiday Specials

NBC is set to air a pair of new DreamWorks Animation specials based on the popular movies Monsters vs. Aliens and Madagascar. Monsters vs. Aliens: Mutant Pumpkins from Outer Space reunites ... Continue Reading →

Toon Boom Sets Up Doggy Day School Pipeline

Brazilian studio Mixer and Canada’s Cite-Amerique’s new co-production, Doggy Day School, was made possible by Toon Boom Animation’s digital pipeline tools. The companies ... Continue Reading →

Little Airplane and HIT to Co-Produce Preschool Series

Preschool titans Little Airplane Productions and HIT Entertainment have agreed to develop original content for the worldwide market. ‘I am thrilled to be working with HIT Entertainment; ... Continue Reading →

Thomas Pulls into Movie Town

Popular preschooler series Thomas & Friends is on track for a feature film, according to The Hollywood Reporter. HIT Entertainment, which makes the TV version of the property, ... Continue Reading →

Studio Ghibli Announces Bamboo Cutter

Acclaimed anime maker Studio Ghibli’s next film will be Taketori Monogatari (The Tale of the Bamboo Cutter), an adaptation of the classic Japanese fairy tale to be directed by ... Continue Reading →

Toy Story Movies Return in 3-D

The Toys are back in town. The re-release of Pixar’s Toy Story and Toy Story 2 as a 3-D double feature arrives this week for its two-week limited run in 1,745 theaters. The special ... Continue Reading →

Astro Boy Breaks into China With Day and Date Opening

Imagi Entertainment’s new CG adaptation of Astro Boy is set to bow Oct. 23 in China ‘ the same date as its U.S. release. The move is notable for breaking into the October ... Continue Reading →

Classic, Timeless to Deliver Postman Pat Movie

Classic Media has teamed up with Timeless Films to make a 3-D animated Postman Pat feature film for 2011. The film will be produced as stop-motion, with CG and 3-D effects, with Timeless ... Continue Reading →