Mondo TV Adopts Puppy in My Pocket

Mondo TV Group is wagging its tail for toy property Puppy in My Pocket. The Italian toon powerhouse is producing an animated TV show based on Puppy, in conjunction with the creator, ... Continue Reading →

Kavaleer’s Garth & Bev Move to Cbeebies

Dublin-based Kavaleer Productions’ new animated series Garth & Bev has been picked up by the BBC’s Cbeebies. A co-pro between Kavaleer and Canada’s Copernicus ... Continue Reading →

Fox Looking at American Take on Torchwood

The Fox network is developing an American take on the British sci-fi hit series Torchwood, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The series, which spun off BBC’s popular Doctor ... Continue Reading →

Neil Patrick Harris Stars in Penguins Special

Neil Patrick Harris is set to guest star in a primetime special edition of DreamWorks Animation’s series The Penguins of Madagascar. Harris will play Dr. Blowhole, a longtime ... Continue Reading →

Disney XD Unveils Kick Buttowski Premiere Schedule

Disney XD will premiere its new animated series Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil with two episodes to air Saturday, Feb. 13. The 2D animated series follows Clarence “Kick” ... Continue Reading →

DQE Sells Jungle Book Series in Israel

India-based animation producer DQE has sold broadcast rights to its 52-episode CG animated series The Jungle Book to Noga Communications in Israel. DQE execs say Noga is a good fit ... Continue Reading →
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Discovery, Hasbro Name New Kids Channel The Hub

The Hub is the name of the new children’s and family oriented network being created by Discovery and Hasbro to launch this fall. The name and launch date were confirmed at the ... Continue Reading →

4Kids CEO Takes Pay Cut

Al Kahn, the CEO of struggling children’s entertainment distributor 4Kids Entertainment, is taking a pay cut of 15 percent. According to ICv2.com, Kahn’s cut brings his ... Continue Reading →

Italy’s JimJam Buys 200 Half Hours from Decode

Decode Entertainment has sold nearly 200 half hours of preschool programming to Italian channel JimJam. The deal includes all three seasons of Bo on the Go! and Poko and all seasons ... Continue Reading →

Topical Tobi! Debuts Abroad March 7

Little Airplane Productions’ preschool series Tobi! will premiere March 7 on Nickelodeon Australia and Treehouse TV/Canada. March 7 is UNICEF’s annual International Children’s ... Continue Reading →