‘Wild Grinders’ Launches Season 2 on Feb. 5

The second season of pro skateboarder Rob Dyrdek’s animated comedy series Wild Grinders is set to premiere Feb. 5 at 8:30 p.m. ET on Nicktoons. The 26-episode second season of ... Continue Reading →

Technicolor to Produce ‘Cosmo’ for Fun Crew

Technicolor has optioned the rights from Fun Crew to develop and produce 52 11-minute episodes of the 2-D digital animated children’s series, Cosmo, Bud & Boo, which the company ... Continue Reading →

Camillion Plans TV Series for Koodo’s ‘El Tabador’

Koodo has entered into a global rights deal with Toronto-based Camillion Corp. for the exclusive use in media entertainment of El Tabador, Koodo Mobile’s award-winning animated ... Continue Reading →

‘Hot in Cleveland’ Gets Animated This Season

TV Land has announced that the fifth season of its hit original sitcom Hot in Cleveland will boast an animated episode (titled, surprise, “The Animated Episode”). Titmouse, ... Continue Reading →

Disney’s ‘Rescue Rangers’ Due for Live Action Feature

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Walt Disney Studios has picked up a pitch for a live-action movie based on the ’80s-’90s animated TV series Chip ‘n Dale Rescue ... Continue Reading →

Adult Swim Block Gets Extra Hour

Turner Broadcasting is reshuffling its animation cable destinations and ramping up its digital content offerings in a series of strategic moves that will see the grown-ups-only Adult ... Continue Reading →

Exclusive Clip From ‘The Little Penguin’

Just in time for the 2014 Winter Olympics comes The Little Penguin: Pororo’s Racing Adventure, arriving Feb. 11 on DVD and digital, exclusively at Walmart, from Lionsgate Home ... Continue Reading →

NYICFF Announces Full 2014 Slate

The New York Int’l Children’s Film Festival has announced its full slate for the 2014 edition, which runs March 7-30 at five Manhattan locations, and will include 100 new ... Continue Reading →
Arthur Rankin Jr.

Stop-Motion Legend Arthur Rankin Jr. Dies

Legendary animator, producer and director Arthur Rankin Jr., who delivered some of the most enduring and well-loved TV holiday specials of all time, has died at age 89. The acclaimed ... Continue Reading →

‘Simpsons’ Takes Top Toon Honor at WGA Awards

The winners of the 2014 Writers Guild of America Awards have finally been unveiled, and The Simpsons has snapped the top Animation prize in an all Matt Groening competition which pitted ... Continue Reading →