VIZ Developing ‘Gakkimals’ Series

VIZ Media has acquired production and licensing rights to develop an animated series based on the Japanese children’s property Gakkimals. The show will follow the wonderful adventures ... Continue Reading →

‘Wubby School’ Enrolls More Broadcasters

Several key broadcast partners have been secured for Superprod and Muse Entertainment’s animated preschool series Wubby School (52 x 11). Currently in production for France Televisions, ... Continue Reading →

‘Danger Mouse’ Given Extended Mission

FemantleMedia Kids & Family and CBBC have announced that the “World’s Greatest Secret Agent” Danger Mouse will return in a second season of his reinvigorated animated adventures. ... Continue Reading →

Animasia’s ‘Harry & Bunnie’ Hits Disney in Asia

Kuala Lumpur-based Animasia Studio’s original animated series Harry & Bunnie arrives on Disney Channel in Southeast Asia on May 20, with new episodes to air every Friday. The ... Continue Reading →

Sprout Picks Up ‘Magic Hockey Skates’ Special from eOne

Entertainment One has inked a broadcast agreement in the U.S. with NBCUniversal’s Sprout preschool network for the animated TV special, The Magic Hockey Skates. The half-hour mini ... Continue Reading →

Cosmos-Maya Leads Regional Animation Production

Asian studio Cosmos-Maya, based in Singapore and Mumbai, marks four years as the largest producer of original Indian animated content consistently over the past four years. The milestone ... Continue Reading →

PBS KIDS Dates Premiere for Henson’s ‘Splash and Bubbles’

Even though Sesame Street has shuffled off to HBO, the relationship between PBS KIDS and The Jim Henson Company is still going swimmingly. At its annual member station meeting, the ... Continue Reading →

Nick Launches ‘Shimmer and Shine’ Season 2 June 15

Preschoolers are in for a magical summer with brand-new Shimmer and Shine content launching on every Nickelodeon platform. This includes the back-to-back episodes season two launch ... Continue Reading →

9 Story’s ‘Top Wing’ Takes Flight Worldwide on Nick

9 Story Media Group’s new CG action-adventure preschool series Top Wing (52 x 11) has been picked up by Nickelodeon, which has secured exclusive rights for its channels worldwide, ... Continue Reading →

Nickelodeon Ramps Up Preschool Offerings

Nickelodeon is doubling its preschool-targeted programming with its latest series and specials slate, which will begin to debut on-air this summer, as part of the network’s multiyear ... Continue Reading →