Thunderbird Buys Atomic Cartoons

TV and film producer/distributor Thunderbird Films has acquired Vancouver-based Atomic Cartoons — an award winning company and one of North America’s leading animation studios. ... Continue Reading →

Comedy Central Orders 3 More Seasons of ‘South Park’

Trey Parker and Matt Stone have reached a new deal with Comedy Central to extend South Park by three seasons and 30 episodes, taking the longest-running primetime scripted series in ... Continue Reading →

CN Renews 5 Original Animated Series

Cartoon Network has renewed its orders for the original series Adventure Time, Regular Show, Steven Universe, Uncle Grandpa and Clarence. That clears the way for season eight of Adventure ... Continue Reading →
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Harry Shearer Returns to ‘The Simpsons’

Harry Shearer is back on The Simpsons. Fox has confirmed that the series main cast is returning for the 27th and 28th seasons of the iconic animated hit, including Dan Castellaneta, ... Continue Reading →

Universal Cable Inks First-Look Deal with Dark Horse Comics

Universal Cable Productions has signed a first-look deal with comic book publisher Dark Horse Entertainment that will focus on developing and producing scripted programming from its ... Continue Reading →

New Seasons of ‘Daniel Tiger,’ ‘Odd Squad’ Underway

The Fred Rogers Company has announced production of new seasons of PBS KIDS series Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood and Odd Squad. Season three of Daniel Tiger will comprise 20 new ... Continue Reading →

Disney XD Builds to Sept. 26 ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Premiere

The Marvel Animated Universe is going cosmic this autumn, with a Sept. 26 premiere date on Disney XD now set for its upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy animated series. Leading up to ... Continue Reading →

Zodiak, Britt Allcroft Bringing Back ‘Mumfie’

Zodiak Kids has announced a new development deal with Britt Allcroft Productions — the company owned by the eponymous British film and TV producer, writer and director responsible ... Continue Reading →

Watch Next Devs ‘Nate Is Late’ with France Televisions

Watch Next Media has entered into a development deal with France Televisions on a new 52 x 11 animated series, titled Nate Is Late. Production on the show, created by Sylvain Huchet ... Continue Reading →

Planeta Junior Brings DWA Faves to Spain

The colorful stars of DreamWorks Animation will be bowing on the small screen in Spain thanks to distribution partner Planeta Junior, which has secured an unprecedented deal for DWA ... Continue Reading →