CBS, DIC Unveil New Block Lineup

CBS and DIC today announced the lineup for their new children’s programming block, Saturday Morning Secret Slumber Party, which debuts Saturday, Sept. 16, on the CBS Television ... Continue Reading →

Fifi to Flower Again on Five, Nick Jr.

Five’s Milkshake! and Nick Jr. in the U.K. have commissioned a second season of Chapman Ent.’s stop-motion-animated preschool series Fifi and the Flowertots. U.K. animation ... Continue Reading →

SAG Acts on Toon Pact

Narrowly averting a strike, the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) has signed a tentative deal regarding its basic cable animation contract with broadcast entities including Walt Disney Pictures ... Continue Reading →

Zoo Films and Atomic Cartoons Hit the Bollywood Road

A dysfunctional singing-and-dancing Anglo-Indian family is the focus of Bollywood Road, a new animated series to be co-produced by London’s Zoo Films and Toronto-based Atomic ... Continue Reading →

TV-Loonland Inks Pre-MIPTV Deals

Heading into next week’s MIPTV television market in Cannes, France, international producer/distributor TV-Loonland has already announced a raft of deals signed with broadcast ... Continue Reading →

Bix Pix’s Miss Twigley’s Tree Branches Out in Cannes

Miss Twigley is ready to take her show on the road. Bix Pix’s beautifully clay-animated adaptation of Dorothea Warren Fox’s classic book, Miss Twigley’s Tree, will ... Continue Reading →

Lunar Jim in Orbit with France 5

Alliance Atlantis International Content Distribution has sold the stop-motion animated preschool property Lunar Jim to France 5, which plans to launch the series this fall. The show ... Continue Reading →

Zenith, Neptuno Bringing More Disasters to Round Table

London-based Zenith Ent. and Barcelona’s Neptuno Films have renewed their animation co-production and co-financing agreement for a second season of King Arthur’s Disasters. ... Continue Reading →

Monster Brings Eclectic Selection to MIPTV

There’s a lot of buzz surrounding the shows Andrew Fitzpatrick and his Dublin-based Monster Distributes shingle are taking to the MIPTV market this year. ‘We have a lot ... Continue Reading →

EM.Entertainment Gets Immersive with Croco Loco

One of the big trends at this year’s MIPTV market in France is the high visibility of shows that mix live-action with CG-animated sequences. German company EM Entertainment GmbH ... Continue Reading →