CN Gets Fresh ‘Annoying Orange’ Season

The smarmy produce pals of Annoying Orange return to Cartoon Network for a second season of fresh-squeezed hilarity starting Thursday, May 16 at 7:30 p.m. ET/PT. The series averaged ... Continue Reading →

‘Futurama’ Makes Final Voyage, Again

This summer’s all-new season on Comedy Central will mark the (second) final chapter of Matt Groening’s sci-fi animated comedy, Futurama. The 13-episode run, which will bring the ... Continue Reading →

Global TV News Bytes

Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal Debuts on Nicktoons: Popular series Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal has officially joined the Nicktoons lineup in the U.S. The new deal with Nicktoons includes a pick-up of two seasons ... Continue Reading →

Thom Chapman Joins DHX as Territory Manager

Thom Chapman, former VP of Business Development and Sales at Toonbox Entertainment, is DHX Media’s new territory manager. Reporting to DHX Media’s SVP Distribution Josh Scherba, ... Continue Reading →

Raleigh Studios to Host Production Pipeline Expo

The venue for the first annual Production Pipeline Expo has been changed from The Barker Hangar at the Santa Monica Airport to Raleigh Studios (5300 Melrose Ave, Stages 10 and 14, Hollywood, ... Continue Reading →

The End of an Era …Yet Again

Last month’s announcement that the Walt Disney Company would no longer pursue traditional feature animation brought some mixed responses among toon heads. For many it was the final ... Continue Reading →

Fox Offers More Details on CG ‘Peanuts’ Feature

Good grief, Charlie Brown! One of the hot items announced at last week’s CinemaCon event in Las Vegas was that Fox’s upcoming Peanuts feature will definitely be CG-animated and ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Announces New Chinese Co-pro ‘Tibet Code’

DreamWorks Animation Chief Exec Jeffrey Katzenberg announced the launch of a new Chinese co-production on Friday (April 18) in Beijing. Based on a popular Chinese book series set in ... Continue Reading →

Simon Cowell to Make an Animated Feature

British media mogul and sharp-tongued reality show judge Simon Cowell (The X Factor, American’s Got Talent) told The Daily Star recently that the has sold an animated feature to a ... Continue Reading →

Amazon Serves Up Seven New Animated Pilots

In the latest chapter in the new media versus TV wars, Amazon has added 14 TV pilots to its programming online on Friday (April 19). The online entity has posted six animated children ... Continue Reading →