Nick Heads North to Canada

Corus Entertainment and MTV Networks International are set to launch a 24-hour Nickelodeon channel in Canada on Nov. 2. The channel will be dedicated exclusively to Canadian children ... Continue Reading →

Audiences Still Hungry for Meatballs

Sony’s Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs was the special of the day for moviegoers the second weekend in a row. The CG-animated 3-D movie was tops again at the box office, taking ... Continue Reading →

BRB’s Presents Zookaboo in Stereo 3-D

Screen 21 and Image In are preparing Zookaboo as an original stereoscopic 3-D series for TV, internet and Blu-ray. The series consists of 104 two-minute episodes in which preschoolers ... Continue Reading →

Venezuela Officials Attack Family Guy

Fans of Family Guy won’t be able to catch their favorite program on the air in Venezuela, after a recently aired episode drew fire from authorities for allegedly encouraging marijuana ... Continue Reading →

Toonz Re-Ups with Liberation

India-based Toonz Animation and American company Liberation Entertainment have extended their worldwide distribution deal. Liberation will continue to distribute Toonz shows such as ... Continue Reading →

Wacom Adds Multi-Touch to Bamboo Tablets

Technology company Wacom has added multi-touch input to its Bamboo family of computer tablets, allowing users to use their fingers as well as a pen to create content. ‘Multi-touch ... Continue Reading →

NBA’s Parker Signs On To French Basketball Toon

Basketball star Tony Parker has signed a deal with French company Tele Images Kids to develop an animated series tentatively titled Basketball Adventures. The series would feature Parker’s ... Continue Reading →

Turner’s Europe Lab Yields First Series

Turner Broadcasting has given its first green light to a project coming out of its European development studio. The Amazing World of Gumball, a 40 x 11 min. comedy series for kids 6-11, ... Continue Reading →

Lifeboat Luke Sails to South Africa

Straandlooper’s preschool co-production Lifeboat Luke has sold to M-Networks in South Africa. The deal for the series of 52 five-minute episodes was arranged by Monster Distributes. ... Continue Reading →

Surrogates, Fame Challenge Meatballs, Plus Special L.A. Releases

How well will Meatballs stand up to Fame? We’ll find out this weekend, with the remake of the dance classic is one of three major new releases looking to dethrone last weekend’s ... Continue Reading →