4KIDS Kicks Ninja Turtles to ITV

4Kids Ent. Inc. has sewn up a free TV broadcast agreement with ITV Network in the U.K. for the fourth season of the animated favorite Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. A slate of 26 episodes ... Continue Reading →

Nelvana, British Telecom Bond for Broadband

Nelvana, an international producer and distributor of children’s programming, has extended its video-on-demand operations to Europe via a broadband initiative with British Telecommunications ... Continue Reading →

Ben 10 Bows on Cartoon Network

With its new Saturday Morning Lineup set to kick off this weekend, Cartoon Network tonight (Jan. 13) debuts its newest original production, Ben 10. The sci-fi action/adventure romp ... Continue Reading →

Here! Buddy’s Up with Scott Thompson

Former Kids in the Hall player Scott Thompson is taking his popular gay bar owner character, Buddy Cole, to the animated arena on gay television network here!. Toronto’s Breakthrough ... Continue Reading →

Spike TV Confirms Blade Telepic

After a trio of big-screen outings, Marvel Comics’ Blade is officially headed for the tube. Spike TV confirmed reports that it is producing a two-hour Blade telepic, it’s ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Net Enlists Wulin Warriors

Cartoon Network is bringing some puppet action to its Toonami Saturday programming block with a new series titled Wulin Warriors: Legend of the Seven Stars. Set to premiere on Saturday, ... Continue Reading →

Dexter’s Laboratory Joins Boomerang

Cartoon Network’s first original series, Dexter’s Laboratory, will debut on the network’s classic toon channel, Boomerang, on Monday, Jan. 16. The Emmy-nominated ... Continue Reading →

G4, Hasbro Team for Toons

Video game lifestyle cable network G4 and toymaker Hasbro Inc. have joined forces to create Action Blast, a one-hour live-action and animation programming block that airs on G4. The ... Continue Reading →

EM. Ent. Acquires Rest of Yoram Gross-EM.TV

EM. Entertainment GmbH has acquired the remaining 50% of Yoram Gross-EM.TV PTY Ltd. from founders Yoram and Sandra Gross. The mid seven-figure deal gives EM. Ent. 100% control of the ... Continue Reading →

Nick Jr. Rolls on Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!

Preschool cable outlet Nick Jr. has begun production on Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!, an original, 26-episode animated preschool series produced by Bolder Media for Boys and Girls in association ... Continue Reading →