Boomerang Slings to Germany

Turner Broadcasting System (TBS) has announced plans to launch a German version of Boomerang, its popular classic cartoon channel, on Kabel Deutschland’s digital platform in the ... Continue Reading →

Muppets Do Reality TV?

Kermit, Miss Piggy, Gonzo, Fozzi and the rest the felt-formed gang created by the late Jim Henson may be set to take another shot at primetime TV. According to Daily Variety, the Disney-owned ... Continue Reading →

Happy Tree Friends Meet Night Stalker

A little birdie with a barbecue fork through its head tells us that the accident-prone critters from Mondo Media’s Happy Tree Friends will make a cameo in the next installment ... Continue Reading →

Studio B Joins Adrenalini Team

Pesky and Bejuba! Entertainment have announced that Studio B has partnered with them on their latest project, The Amazing Adrenalini Brothers!. Production just began on the series, ... Continue Reading →

Exopolis Gives Nicktoons New Look

Los Angeles-based Exopolis just wrapped up its redesign of the Nicktoons Network, delivering five promo packages, six 30-second animated network IDs, 20 navigation features, four logo ... Continue Reading →

Sci-Fi Channel Grabs Ring Saga

The Sci-Fi Channel has acquired the rights to Ring of the Nibelungs. The hit fantasy-adventure miniseries from Tandem Communications was Germany’s most successful TV movie of ... Continue Reading →

MICPOM Hat Trick for BRB

Spanish toon house BRB Internacional recently made key announcements at MIPCOM about three of its hottest series, The Invisible Man, Iron Kid and Bernard. BRB’s The Invisible ... Continue Reading →

Chapman’s Roary Revs Engine

London-based Chapman Entertainment debuted its high velocity stop frame animated series Roary the Racing Car at MIPCOM Jr. on Saturday Oct. 15. The launch of this second project for ... Continue Reading →

CBBC in Tune with 19 and Create’s Hipster & Jack

Create Media Ventures and 19 Entertainment announced yesterday the first pre-sale of their new 2D animated co-production Hipster & Jack to the U.K.’s CBBC. Michael Carrington, ... Continue Reading →

Spike TV Surprise Winner in Star Wars Bidding Wars

And the winner is…Spike TV? Yup. Daily Variety is reporting that niche cabler Spike TV has successfully bid between $65 and $70 million in a six-year deal for the cable rights ... Continue Reading →