Nick Brings Ni Hao, Kai-lan to U.K.

Nickelodeon U.K. is picking up for fall airing the U.S. production Ni Hao, Kai-lan, which teaches preschoolers basic Mandarin Chinese. The channel will air the first 10 half-hour episodes ... Continue Reading →

MacFarlane: Yup, Stewie’s Gay

After suspecting it all along, we now have confirmation from Family Guy creator that the show’s breakout character Stewart Gilligan ‘Stewie’ Griffin is gay. MacFarlane, ... Continue Reading →

Futurama’s Yonder Comes to Comedy Central

Into the Wild Green Yonder, an original Futurama feature released last year on DVD, will have its broadcast debut as a four-part show Aug. 30 on Comedy Central. The feature, in which ... Continue Reading →

So, This Dentist and His Family Get in an RV ‘

Michael Eisner and Eric Fogel team up to bring viewers Glenn Martin DDS, a claymated sitcom about a dentist and his family, which premieres this month on Nick at Nite. When it comes ... Continue Reading →

A New Chapter for The Jungle Book

DQ Entertainment sets up a robust animation pipeline for its upcoming new CG-animated series. While Disney’s 1967 feature adaptation of The Jungle Book will always be associated ... Continue Reading →

Final King of the Hill Airs Sept. 13

The Fox network has announced that the final, hour-long episode of Mike Judge’s long-running animated series King of the Hill will air on Sept. 13. The episode includes two installments, ... Continue Reading →

Spectacular Spider-Man Awaits Third Season

Few shows were as at home at the recent Comic-Con International in San Diego than The Spectacular Spider-Man, the most-recent animated series to adapt the classic Marvel Comics series ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Picks Up Another Live-Action Pilot!

This isn’t an animation-related story, but it’s definitely indicative of the direction in which Cartoon Network has been heading for the past year or so. We learned today ... Continue Reading →

4Kids Explores Merger, Sales Options

4Kids Entertainment has hired the investment-banking firm Montgomery & Co. to help it work out a financial strategy and explore options including asset sales, mergers, strategic ... Continue Reading →

Table Read Event Set for Family Guy Abortion Script

The already infamous abortion episode of Family Guy is about to be reborn as a live table read event aimed at Emmy voters. The Fox network, which airs the program, passed on airing ... Continue Reading →