Elastic Rights Nets Flash Kicker for Spain

Madrid, Spain-based Elastic Rights has secured all domestic rights to the 180×30 animated soccer series, Flash Kicker, from Japanese producer Enoki Films. Elastic hopes the show ... Continue Reading →

DECODE, Aardman On Planet Sketch

Canada’s DECODE Ent. and U.K. production house Aardman Animation teamed to co-produce a new animated series titled Planet Sketch, which will debut at this year’s MIPCOM ... Continue Reading →

IDT Toon Tide Heads to MIPCOM

IDT Ent. Sales is going into this year’s MIPCOM and MIPCOM Jr. in Cannes with a full raft of new animated series and specials. Offerings will include the educational CG space ... Continue Reading →

Seven Up for TELETOON

TELETOON, Canada’s 24-hour animation broadcast outlet, has entered into seven new development partnerships with independent Canadian producers. The raft of new projects will be ... Continue Reading →

Boomerang Greenflags Boomeracers

Classic duos Tom and Jerry, Tweety and Sylvester and Dastardly and Muttley will join other toon superstars from the MGM, Looney Tunes and Hanna-Barbera libraries for Boomracers, a new ... Continue Reading →

DIC’s Sabrina, Gadget Go, Go to Japan

Through a new a pay television distribution deal between DIC Ent. and Walt Disney Television Int’l (Japan), Sabrina: The Animated Series and CG-animated special, Inspector Gadget’s ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Rolls on Andre 3000 Toon

Cartoon Network has started production on its yet-untitled primetime animated series starring Andre Benjamin, better known as Andre 3000 of the hip-hop act OutKast. Cartoon Network ... Continue Reading →

Fox Brings Moron to TV

Daily Variety reports that 20th Century Fox Television has greenlit an animated pilot based on the book, Stories From a Moron: Real Stories Rejected by Real Magazines, by Ed Broth, ... Continue Reading →

Gumby Joins Lampoon Frat

As everyone’s favorite green clay animation icon turns 50 years old, National Lampoon Inc., Premavision and Clokey Prods. have announced plans to produce a new Gumby TV series ... Continue Reading →

Kids’ WB! Premieres New Yu-Gi-Oh!

Yu-Gi-Oh! Grand Championship, the fifth season of the hit animé series, will have its exclusive U.S. premiere on Kids’ WB! this weekend. The early preview with air on Saturday, ... Continue Reading →