New Eps. of ‘Arthur’ and ‘Martha Speaks’ Debut on PBS

PBS Kids will premiere new episodes of popular animated children’s series Arthur and Martha Speaks, beginning November 11. The new outings feature guest voice actors Alan Cumming ... Continue Reading →
Amber Tozer

Comic Amber Tozer Working on Fox ADHD Show

Fox’s Saturday night animation block Animation Domination High-Def is on aboard a new series by up-and-coming Los Angeles comic Amber Tozer, called The Tozer Show. Splitsider.com ... Continue Reading →

New DVDs: ‘DreamWorks Holiday Classics’ and More

It’s one of those off weeks in which we don’t have a lot of high-voltage animated titles hitting the home entertainment market. However, if you look closer, you can still ... Continue Reading →

Kidobi Launches Literacy App with Simon & Schuster

Online video platform Kidobi and major publisher Simon & Schuster have teamed up for a new web app, called Ready-to-Read, which provides book recommendations for early readers ages ... Continue Reading →

‘LEGO Marvel Heroes’ Soars to Retail

The hotly anticipated brick-smashing action of LEGO Marvel Super Heroes is within your grasp now as Warner Bros. Interactive launches the action adventure game on Xbox 360, PlayStation ... Continue Reading →

Kids BAFTA Nominees Announced

The British Academy Children’s Awards, from the U.K.’s BAFTA organization, has announced the nominees for this year’s celebration, taking place November 24. While ... Continue Reading →
Lou Scheimer

Lou Scheimer: An Appreciation

It seems that everyone in the animation business loved Lou Scheimer. The Saturday morning kidvid devotees of the 1960s (which included me) loved the cool shows Lou produced through ... Continue Reading →

Singapore’s Asia TV Forum to Launch Animation Lab

The 2013 edition of the Asia TV Forum & Market (ATF) in Singapore will introduce a new three-day event called Animation Lab. The new program is created to help promote the region’s ... Continue Reading →

Warner Bros. and Tim Burton May Do ‘Beetlejuice 2′

Tim Burton and Warner Bros. are opening the tomb of Beetlejuice again. The Hollywood Reporter says the macabre-loving director is in talks with the studio to direct a sequel to his ... Continue Reading →

Cyber Group Doubles Global Sales

Following its most successful visit to MIPCOM to date, Paris-based toon producer/distributer Cyber Group Studios reports a doubling of its international sales since last October, thanks ... Continue Reading →