Disney Channel Shuffles Execs in Europe

The rebranding of Jetix and Disney Channel in Europe has led to the resignation of Steve Aranguren, VP for global original programming at Disney Channels Europe, MidEast and Africa, ... Continue Reading →

FUNimation Picks Up Five New VIZ toons

VIZ Media has licensed five of its top animated series to FUNimation Channel, the anime network by FUNimation Ent. and OlympuSAT. Set for debut in late spring and summer of 2009 are ... Continue Reading →

DECODE Sells 100 Hours of Programming in Israel

DECODE Entertainment has sold more than 100 hours of children’s and family programming into the Israeli market. Broadcaster IETV has acquired all episodes of both the animated ... Continue Reading →

Johnny Depp Guests on New SpongeBob Special

Movie star Johnny Depp is helping wish SpongeBob SquarePants a happy 10th anniversary by appearing in SpongeBob vs. The Big One, an all-new special premiering April 17 at 8 p.m. on ... Continue Reading →

G.I. Joe: Resolute Comes to Adult Swim

G.I. Joe is returning to animation in a new Adult Swim series oriented toward grown-up fans that will air both online and on TV. The series, titled G.I. Joe: Resolute, will consist ... Continue Reading →

CN Develops Live-Action Camelot Pic

Cartoon Network continues to push into live-action territory, setting up with Lionsgate a movie in which King Arthur comes to the 21st century. Currently titled Reborn, the project ... Continue Reading →

TBS Welcomes Neighbors from Hell

Close the doors and draw the shades, the Neighbors from Hell are moving in at TBS. Variety reports the cable channel has given the green light to 10 episodes of the new animated series, ... Continue Reading →

Shut Up Creator Hurwitz Sits Down and Talks

Editor’s Note: We covered the upcoming Fox animated series Sit Down, Shut Up in our most recent issue (on sale now!), but had so much good stuff left over we’ve decided ... Continue Reading →

Matthew Broderick to Guest on Cyberchase

Matthew Broderick will guest star on a special Father’s Day episode of the PBS KIDS GO! series Cyberchase. Broderick will play the voice of Max, who joins the CyberSquad to stop ... Continue Reading →

Spacetoon Unveils New Property, Fafa & Juno

Spacetoon India’s publishing and merchandising division Kids Animation India has unveiled Fafa & Juno, its first animation property. The duo are set to premiere in 2010 an ... Continue Reading →