Janney Gets Animated for Pitts

After turning in supporting roles in the hit films Hairspray and Juno, former West Wing star Allison Janney has joined the voice cast of the upcoming FOX animated series The Pitts. ... Continue Reading →

Banned Boondocks Take Detour

Cartoon Network said ‘no way,’ but TELETOON says ‘Bring ‘em on.’ The Canadian broadcaster has announced that it will air two controversial episodes of ... Continue Reading →

Russia Bans Tree Friends, Big Jeff

The Russian government pressured Moscow-based adult animation channel 2X2 to yank the American-made animated series Happy Tree Friends and The Adventures of Big Jeff from its lineup, ... Continue Reading →

Gromit is Kennel Club’s ‘Good Citizen’

The Kennel Club has once again teamed with Aardman Animations to make Gromit, the canine half of the Oscar-winning animated duo Wallace and Gromit, the new face of the largest dog training ... Continue Reading →

Toon Disney Joins Monster Buster Club

Toon Disney-Jetix is going after some of the world’s scariest creatures with the acquisition of Monster Buster Club, the first CG-animated series from France’s Marathon. ... Continue Reading →

Broadcasters get More Oggy

French animation company XILAM has signed a slate of broadcast deals for the third Season of its animated comedy Oggy and the Cockroaches. Currently in production in Paris, the new ... Continue Reading →

Kids’ WB! Enters World of Quest

World of Quest, the newest animated series from Cookie Jar Ent., will premiere on Kids’ WB! on The CW on Saturday, March 15 at 10:30 a.m. The network is scheduled to broadcast ... Continue Reading →

Blue Dragon Headed for Cartoon Network

Fans of the Xbox 360 video game Blue Dragon can look forward to the animated series coming to Cartoon Network this spring. The VIZ Media show will make its U.S. debut after premiering ... Continue Reading →

FOX Says Hello Cleveland

Is Family Guy‘s token African American ready for his own series? The FOX network and 20th Century Fox TV seem to think so. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the entities are ... Continue Reading →

Starz Goes Inside Pixar

Starz Inside, Starz Ent.’s series of original television specials, will return on April 22 with a look at the history and inner workings of one of the most famous animation studios ... Continue Reading →