Massive Kids’ Net in the Works

Scholastic, NBC Universal, Corus Ent., Classic Media/Big Idea and ION Media Networks are joining forces to launch Smart Place for Kids, a new multi-platform children’s programming ... Continue Reading →

Nelvana’s Pandalian Gets Pan-platform YTV Launch

Canada’s YTV will debut Nelvana’s new animated fantasy-adventure series, Pandalian, on-air, online and on-demand this summer. Young viewers will get a sneak peek at a full ... Continue Reading →

Pocoyo Back for Seconds

The U.K.’s CITV has commissioned a second season of Zinkia Ent/Granada International’s globally successful preschool series, Pocoyo. The first of the 52 new episodes will ... Continue Reading →

Jetix Europe Has Job for Captain Flamingo

Jetix Europe has picked up various rights to Breakthrough Ent.’s and Heroic Film Co.’s new animated kids’ show, Captain Flamingo. The deal covers television distribution, ... Continue Reading →

Legend of the Dragon Rides on Jetix

Legend of the Dragon, an animated action series from global animation company BKN International AG, will air seven days a week during the Jetix action-adventure programming block in ... Continue Reading →

SCI FI Greenlights Galactica Prequel

SCI FI Channel’s Upfront presentation to advertisers in New York unveiled plans to spin a new series off the hit Battlestar Galactica revival. Titled Caprica, the show will go ... Continue Reading →

Lithgow Runs Paloozaville

Hollywood-based animation design studio 23D Films and production company Weller/Grossman have teamed to produce Paloozaville, an animated/live-action kids series created by and starring ... Continue Reading →

Caillou Moving to Germany

Cookie Jar Ent. has granted brand rights its acclaimed children’s series, Caillou, to leading German broadcaster Super RTL. The network will serve as the exclusive broadcast home ... Continue Reading →

KIDS’ WB! On The CW Unveils Lineup

“Too Big For Your TV” is the slogan being used by Kids’ WB! to brand its 2006-2007 Saturday morning schedule, which will feature four new original programs and four ... Continue Reading →

SAG Board O.K.s Basic Cable Toon Pact

The Screen Actors Guild National Board has unanimously ratified the recently negotiated Basic Cable Animation agreement, which will give members on the contract a 20% increase in residuals, ... Continue Reading →