Emmy Nominations Announced

The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences today unveiled the nominees for the 59th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, including a number of animated and visual effects-driven programs ... Continue Reading →

Ex-007 Joins Thomas & Friends

HIT Ent. has announced that Pierce Brosnan has signed on to be the new narrator for the award-winning children’s DVD and television series Thomas & Friends. The actor, best ... Continue Reading →

Amberwood Toons Travel to South Africa

South Africa’s MNET has licensed 195 half-hours of programming from Amberwood Prods., including the animated series The Secret World of Benjamin Bear, Hoze Houndz and Katie & ... Continue Reading →

PBS Animates NPR’s Car Talk

PBS has announced that it is developing an animated sitcom based on the popular NPR radio program Car Talk. The yet-untitled series is slated to launch in the summer of 2008 with ten ... Continue Reading →

Neptuno, Character Farm Grow Katakune

Spain’s Neptuno Films and Singapore’s Character Farm will join forces to distribute the 3D animated preshool toon Katakune. According to The Hollywood Reporter, this is ... Continue Reading →

Code Monkeys Debuts on G4TV

G4TV’s new original animated comedy series, Code Monkeys, makes its broadcast debut tonight, July 11, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT). A parody of video games, technology and pop culture, the ... Continue Reading →

PlanetNemo’s Bali Gets U.S. Reps

Paris-based PlanetNemo has jointly tapped to Al Ovadia & Associates and Cartoon Consultants Group to represent its hit animated preschool property, Bali, for distribution and licensing ... Continue Reading →

FOX Toons Top Sunday Ratings

Repeats of FOX’s animated comedies The Simpsons, American Dad and Family Guy lead in the ratings Sunday night, according to Daily Variety. Citing preliminary Nielsen results, ... Continue Reading →

Skunk Fu! Debuts on BBC1

The animated series Skunk Fu! makes its debut today on BBC 1. The broadcaster will air first 26 episodes at 3:45 p.m. on weekdays. The show will then be carried in the 6 p.m. slot on ... Continue Reading →

Life’s a Zoo Uncaged at Cuppa Coffee

Cuppa Coffee Studios is going into production on Life’s a Zoo, a new stop-motion adult comedy series that debuted at MIPTV and has caught the attention of several international ... Continue Reading →