Shout! Factory Gets Super Hero Squad for DVD

Marvel Entertainment has signed up Shout! Factory as the exclusive home entertainment distributor of its animated series Super Hero Squad Show. The multi-year for the show, which airs ... Continue Reading →

Fox Orders Pilot for Brickleberry

The Fox network has ordered a pilot episode of the animated series pitch Brickleberry from comedians Waco O’Guin and Roger Black, according to Variety. The pitch follows forest ... Continue Reading →

Guess With Jess Debuts on Treehouse

Guess with Jess, a new preschool series co-produced by Classic Media and Nelvana Studios, has debuted in a daily timeslot on Canada’s Treehouse channel. The series, which launched ... Continue Reading →

Laika Set to Tell Little White Lie

Laika Entertainment, the company that produced the Oscar-nominated film Coraline, has hired Chris McCoy and Jan Pinkava to write the animated feature film Little White Lie. According ... Continue Reading →

Up, Kells, Simpsons Rack Up Awards

It was a big weekend for awards, especially on the other side of the pond, where the Oscar-nominated films Up and Secret of Kells and TV perennial The Simpsons racked up animation honors. At ... Continue Reading →

CHINAnimax Signs Up Singapore for Rubi

CHINAnimax has licensed its preschooler series Rubi to MediaCorp okto in Singapore. CHINAnimax is the worldwide distributor for ZN Animation, one of China’s largest animation ... Continue Reading →

Shutter Tops Weekend, but VFX, Animation Have Legs

The Martin Scorsese-directed thriller Shutter Island lead the box office this weekend, grossing $40 million in domestic markets. But the real story continues to be the strong performance ... Continue Reading → Series to Air on Comedy Central, MTV2

Online short film site is expanding its presence on television. Comedy Central has ordered a third season of the half-hour late-night series Atom TV, while its sister network ... Continue Reading →

WotWots to Debut on Canada’s Treehouse

The animated children’s series the WotWots is coming to Canada from New Zealand. The series, created by Richard Taylor and Martin Bantyon, will debut Feb. 22 at 6:15 p.m. on Canada’s ... Continue Reading →

Penguins Special Tops Holiday Ratings

Nickelodeon’s President’s Day special The Penguins of Madagascar: Dr. Blowhole’s Revenge scored in the ratings as the top basic cable program with total viewers for ... Continue Reading →