Disney Takes DQ’s Twisted Abroad

Walt Disney Television International (Southeast Asia) has picked up India-based DQ Entertainment’s CG-animated series Twisted Whiskers for 12 new territories. The deal means the ... Continue Reading →

Calon, Osmond Team Up to Tame Shiloh

Wales-based independent toon maker Calon TV is developing a TV movie called Shiloh that is based on an idea from singer Merrill Osmond. Osmond, formerly the lead singer for the 1970s ... Continue Reading →

Sit Down, Shut Up Premiere Set

Long-delayed animated series Sit Down, Shut Up will finally air as part of Fox’s Sunday lineup starting April 19, Variety has reported. The show was hobbled over the summer when ... Continue Reading →

PBS KIDS Celebrates Valentine’s Day

PBS KIDS will celebrate Valentine’s Day a day early this year. Airing on Friday, Feb. 13, the channel presents a lineup of heartwarming programs that includes a new episode of ... Continue Reading →

CN Offers Kids’ Advice to Obama

Cartoon Network will celebrate the inauguration Tuesday of President-elect Barack Obama with a series of 30-second spots in which kids from a Boys & Girls Club in Atlanta give ... Continue Reading →

Nick Preps Ni Hao, Kai-lan Special

Nickelodeon is celebrating Chinese New Year with a new half-hour, prime-time special installment of its hit animated series Ni Hao, Kai-lan, which teaches Mandarin to kids. Titled ‘Ladybug ... Continue Reading →

4Kids Inks Deals for Dinosaur King

4Kids Ent. has completed licensing agreements for the animated series Dinosaur King with GMTV in the U.K. and Jetix Netherlands. In addition, the second season of the series has been ... Continue Reading →

Huntik Sold to Jetix, CITV in the U.K.

Big Bocca Prods.’ animated action show Huntik: Secrets & Seekers has been picked up by Jetix and CITV in the U.K. The series of 26 half-hour adventures is an original property ... Continue Reading →

Imira Makes Pre-NATPE sales

Spanish production and distribution company Imira Ent. is heading to NATPE with a raft of deals in place with U.S. and Latin American broadcasters for the hit animated shows Lola & ... Continue Reading →

Nick Wants More Penguins of Madagascar

Nickelodeon has ordered an additional 26 episodes of the upcoming CG-animated comedy series The Penguins of Madagascar, a co-production of DreamWorks Animation SKG. The pick-up brings ... Continue Reading →