Hood Unites Canuck Producers

Animation and sales company Portfolio is keeping production of its new animated series Hood in Canada. The Toronto-based firm and animation cable channel Teletoon will produce the series, ... Continue Reading →

DQ Opens a New Chapter in The Jungle Book

The Jungle Book is coming to TV through a co-production between DQ Entertainment and London-based AIM. The companies are set to produce 52 11-minute episodes of an animated series plus ... Continue Reading →

Adult Swim Sets MipTV Slate

More than 350 hours of programming from the Adult Swim block on Turner Broadcasting’s Cartoon Network will be available at this year’s MipTV, including such cult hits as ... Continue Reading →

JAM Media Rolls with Hybrid Toon Roy

Roy, a new 13×26 animation/live-action hybrid series from Dublin-based JAM Media will be making a splash at MIPTV this month. Commissioned by CBBC and executive produced by Sue ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Debuts Naruto, Bleach Pics on iTunes

Fans of VIZ Media’s Bleach and Naruto movies can now enjoy dubbed versions of the pics on iTunes. Bleach: The Movie, Memories of a Nobody, and three full-length Naruto features ... Continue Reading →

CN Unveils Large Slate Mixing Toons, Live-Action

Cartoon Network unveiled a diverse lineup for its 2009-2010 season, serving up overall 19 new programming ventures ‘ about a third of which is live-action. ‘These exciting ... Continue Reading →

Pocoyo Special Goes Global at MipTV

The makers of Spain’s pre-school series Pocoyo are creating a new animated special for the series to debut at MipTV Zinkia and ITV Global Entertainment will bring to the market ... Continue Reading →

Penguins of Madagascar Set for TV Debut

They stole the show in the big-screen feature Madagascar and its sequel, Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, and now they’ve scored their own TV series, debuting this weekend on Nickelodeon. Titled ... Continue Reading →

Ristorante Paradiso Toon Opens for Business

A new anime series based on Natsume Ono’s popular manga Ristorante Paradiso is set to launch on Japan’s Fuji TV Fuji next month. Animated by David Production, the 11-part ... Continue Reading →

Henson, Decode Revive Doozers

The Doozers, former residents of the classic series Fraggle Rock, are returning to TV in an all new 3-D animated series co-produced by The Jim Henson Co. and Decode Entertainment. The ... Continue Reading →