Target Restructures, MD Jones Moves On

Ian Jones, managing director of production and rights management firm Target Entertainment, is leaving his job in a restructuring of the company. Jones will continue to work the next ... Continue Reading →

Disney Brings Jonas to U.K. in September

U.K. fans of the Jonas Brothers will want to tune in to Disney Channel in September for the British premiere of the musical siblings new series, Jonas. The channel announced the debut ... Continue Reading →

The Cleveland Show Premieres Sept. 27

The Seth MacFarlane animation empire will officially expand yet again on Sept. 27, when Fox will air the premiere episode of The Cleveland Show. Spun off from MacFarlane’s flagship ... Continue Reading →

Total Drama Action Powers CN Ratings

The June 11 premiere of Cartoon Network’s Total Drama Action was a smash hit with the kid set, marking double and triple-digit gains in ratings and delivery across all kid demographics. The ... Continue Reading →

Disney XD Comes to the U.K.

The Walt Disney Co. announced its plans to launch the Disney XD channel in the United Kingdom. Disney XD will replace the current Jetix brand, offering a mix of live-action and animated ... Continue Reading →

DECODE Makes Sales in Central, East Europe

DECODE Enterprises has announced the sale of more than 200 hours of children’s programming in key markets in Central and Eastern Europe. The sales include: ‘ The sale of ... Continue Reading →

Cyber Group, Timoon Team on Two Toons

Cyber Group Studios and Timoon Animation have signed a deal to co-produce, distribute and license two new animated series: Fish’ N Chips, and Bambalaye! The deal was announced ... Continue Reading →

Nick Orders Neutron Spin-off, T.U.F.F. Puppy Series

Nickelodeon has ordered 26 episodes of Planet Sheen, a spin-off from The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron, Boy Genius, and 13 episodes of Butch Hartman’s new series T.U.F.F. Puppy. Planet ... Continue Reading →

Nick’s Rawlings Promoted, Takes On Three Pilots

Birkner Rawlings has been promoted to the post of VP of animation development for Nickelodeon/MTVN Kids and Family Group, and will oversee three new pilots for the network. Rawlings ... Continue Reading →

France TV Dedicates Toon Block

France Televisions, in an effort to win back young viewers lured to cable, will dedicate its afternoon programming on France 4 to animation series aimed at tweens and teens, according ... Continue Reading →