SpongeBob Tops in China

Having debuted on China’s CCTV just four weeks ago, SpongeBob SquarePants has already become the No. 1 cartoon show in the nation, according to Nickelodeon. The network says Neilson ... Continue Reading →

Nick Jr., Noggin Debut Wonder Pets!

Cute baby animals sing to the rescue in The Wonder Pets!, a new animated preschool series premiering Friday, March 3, on Nick Jr. and Noggin. Two back-to-back episodes of the half-hour ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Unveils New Shows

Cartoon Network today raised the curtain on its 2006 programming lineup at its Upfront presentation in New York. In addition to greenlighting a third season of the new hit show Ben ... Continue Reading →

O’Brien, Poehler Kick Off O’Grady Season

Late-night talk-show host Conan O’Brien and Saturday Night Live‘s Amy Poehler guest star in the season premiere of The N’s animated comedy series, O’Grady, airing ... 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 →

PBS Paints Picture of Terry Gilliam’s Animation

If you’re a fan of the highly original and wacky animated sequences featured on the groundbreaking series Monty Python’s Flying Circus you shouldn’t miss a special ... Continue Reading →

Comedy Central Steps Right Up for Freak Show

Comedy Central has given the greenlight to Freak Show, an animated half-hour comedy from the minds of David Cross (Arrested Development, Mr. Show) and H. Jon Benjamin (Dr. Katz: Professional ... Continue Reading →

Disney Expands on U.K.’s BSkyB

The Walt Disney Co. has inked a deal to provide more programming on Britain’s BSkyB. The pay-TV service is even adding a new channel dedicated to animated films from the Disney ... Continue Reading →

Granada Int’l Gets Funky, Kwala

European television distributor Granada International has picked up new animated shows from independent producers Honeycomb Animation in the U.K. and Timoon Animation in France. The ... Continue Reading →

Gym Partner Swinging on Cartoon Network

Cartoon Network viewers are in for some serious monkey business as the cable network kicks off its newest original series. My Gym Partner’s a Monkey begins its regular run tonight, ... Continue Reading →