Emmy & Gooroo

TV Bytes: ‘Bita & Cora,’ ‘Grizzy and the Lemmings,’ Superighs CJ E&M Deal

+ 9 Story Distribution International has acquired worldwide distribution rights to The Diary of Bita & Cora (26 x 5’), a new stop-motion children’s series from Spain’s TV ... Continue Reading →
Little Princess

Illuminated Films at 25: A Very British Kind of Magic

***This article was written for the April 2018 issue of Animation Magazine No. 279*** As the founder of British animation studio The Illuminated Film Company, which celebrates its 25th ... Continue Reading →
Octonauts

Silvergate Media Unveils Strongest Prod Slate Yet

London-based TV production and brand licensing company Silvergate Media has revealed details of its rapidly expanding kids’ animation production slate — strengthened by ... Continue Reading →
44 Cats

TV Bytes: ‘44 Cats,’ ‘Everything’s Rosie,’ ‘Geronimo Stilton,’ ‘Mia and Me,’ ‘Saladin’

+      Italian content creator Rainbow has found a home in Germany for its shiny-new CG-animated preschool series 44 Cats on top kids’ channel Super RTL. Combining music, edutainment ... Continue Reading →
Ballmastrz: 9009

‘Ballmastrz: 9009’ – Misfits of the Apocalypse!

***This article was written for the May issue of Animation Magazine No. 280*** It’s loud, weird and set in a post-apocalyptic world gone mad — which means Christy Karacas’ new ... Continue Reading →
Tasty Tales of the Food Truckers

‘Tasty Tales of the Food Truckers’ Serves a Moveable Feast

***This article was written for the April 2018 issue of Animation Magazine No. 279*** Sometimes the simplest ideas can inspire brilliant animated shows. Take, for example, the  upcoming ... Continue Reading →
DreamWorks Where’s Waldo?

Universal Kids Sets Sights on New ‘Where’s Waldo?’ Toon from DreamWorks

NBCUniversal Cable’s Universal Kids network will dramatically expand it content slate over the next 18 months with an infusion of DreamWorks Animation Television titles — including ... Continue Reading →
Touch the Earth

Gaumont Options Julian Lennon’s ‘Earth’ Books for Series

New York Times bestselling children’s author Julian Lennon has inked a deal with Gaumont to produce an animated TV series based on his kids’ book Touch the Earth and it’s just-released ... Continue Reading →
Tales of Tatonka

Cyber Group’s ‘Tales of Tatonka’ Premieres in China

Cyber Group Studios and distribution-investment company Pacific Media Group announce the premiere of animated series The Tales of Tatonka in mainland China, where it began airing daily ... Continue Reading →
Misho and Robin

‘Misho and Robin’ Go Worldwide

Following the launch of 2D animated series Misha and Robin at the fall MIP Junior market, Monster Entertainment has inked a spate of deals that will see the charming cat and bird friends ... Continue Reading →