‘Saving Santa’ Offers Action-Packed Holiday

Anchor Bay Entertainment will be offering an animated holiday rush as the CG comedy adventure Saving Santa comes to DVD (SRP $21.98) and Blu-ray/DVD combo pack ($29.99) on November ... Continue Reading →

Aardman Bakes a Fresh ‘Regular Show’ Game

Bristol, U.K.’s Aardman studios has produced a delicious new online game for Cartoon Network’s Emmy-winning animated series Regular Show. The Turner-commissioned Cupcakes ... Continue Reading →

Global TV News Bytes

+ Costa Rican indie Rocket Cartoons will launch three new shows at MIP Junior through distribution partners Monster Entertainment (Ireland) and Awol Animation (France). These include ... Continue Reading →

New Sonic Show to Debut on Cartoon Network

Sega’s popular character Sonic the Hedgehog will return to TV in 2014, via a new CG-animated series to be co-produced by Sega and Genao Productions. The new series, which is tentatively ... Continue Reading →

Zodiak Kids Offers Free ‘LoliRock’ Rides at MIPCOM

Zodiak Kids is planning a special transportation for the upcoming MIPCOM market in Cannes this week. The studio is offering a special free LoliRock TukTuk Express ride, picking up conference ... Continue Reading →

Quebec Offers Digital Animation Classes

DreamWorks Animation and Blizzard Entertainment will take part in Quebec City’s Mini Pixel new master classes in animation. The side event will be held at the Loews Hôtel Le Concorde ... Continue Reading →

Toronto’s Cuppa Coffee Sells Toons to Hulu, Amazon

Canadian animation studio Cuppa Coffee Studios has sold a slate of shows to Hulu and Amazon. Among the titles which will be available for streaming are Tigga and Togga, Nerdland, A ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH Asia to Focus on Immersive Technologies

This year’s SIGGRAPH Asia, which takes place Nov. 19 to 22nd in Hong Kong, will offer a wide variety of programs focusing on the latest developments in animation, human-computer ... Continue Reading →

9 Story Sells ‘Guess How Much I Love You’ to Nick France

9 Story Entertainment has sold SLR/KI.KA/Scraw Studios’ preschool toon Guess How Much I Love You: The Adventures of Little Nutbrown Hare (52 x 11) to Nickelodeon France. The beautifully ... Continue Reading →
Cecilia Persson

Turner Ups Persson to VP Acquisitions and Co-Pros

Turner Broadcasting has promoted Cecilia Persson to the newly created role of VP, Acquisitions & Co-Productions, Kids, EMEA and International. Persson will oversee and negotiate ... Continue Reading →