Third Season of Boondocks to Bounce Back in Early 2010

Aaron McGruder acclaimed and controversial animated series The Boondocks is slated to return to TV in early 2010. Variety reports that McGruder has been tweeting about the debut of ... Continue Reading →

Def Leppard Plans Animated TV Series

Fans always knew Def Leppard through ‘Love Bites,’ but soon the world may know that they also think cartoons rock. The British metal rock band is developing its own animated ... Continue Reading →

Chorion Develops Beatrix Potter Animated Series

Beatrix Potter’s children’s classic Peter Rabbit is set to star in a new animated series under a new deal struck between publisher Frederick Warne and Chorion. The series ... Continue Reading →

Goode Family Debuts Jan. 4 on Comedy Central

The Goode Family, the follow-up series to Mike Judge’s classic King of the Hill, is set to make its Comedy Central debut Jan. 4. And how well the series does on the cable network ... Continue Reading →

Wubbzy! Picked Up in Spain, Portugal

Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! is extending its run in Spain and Portugal. In Spain, Playhouse Disney is picking up the second season of the show, which will begin airing in 2010. The channel has ... Continue Reading →

MTV Revives Animation Division

MTV has assigned senior VP of series Brent Haynes to run a new department for comedy and animation programming. The network, which in the 1990s aired such prominent animated series ... Continue Reading →

Nick Orders More SpongeBob Episodes

SpongeBob SquarePants is about to enter his second decade in style, with Nickelodeon giving the green light to production on 26 new episodes of the popular seres. Celebrating its tenth ... Continue Reading →

Simpsons Sweeps WGA TV Writing Category

The Writers Guild of America has nominated five different episodes of the same program ‘ The Simpsons ‘ for its best writing for an animated TV series award. The five nominated ... Continue Reading →

Nick Names Three to Diverse Writers Fellowship

Three writers will join Nickelodeon’s Fellowship for Diverse Writers, a program that offers hands-on experience in writing both animated and live-action TV series. The three additions ... Continue Reading →

Italia 1 Picks Up Toot & Puddle Rights

Mediaset’s Italia 1 has bought the broadcast TV rights to the animated preschool series Toot & Puddle. Produced by Canada’s Mercury Filmworks in association with National ... Continue Reading →