O’Brien, Poehler Kick Off O’Grady Season

Late-night talk-show host Conan O’Brien and Saturday Night Live‘s Amy Poehler guest star in the season premiere of The N’s animated comedy series, O’Grady, airing ... Continue Reading →

PBS Paints Picture of Terry Gilliam’s Animation

If you’re a fan of the highly original and wacky animated sequences featured on the groundbreaking series Monty Python’s Flying Circus you shouldn’t miss a special ... Continue Reading →

Comedy Central Steps Right Up for Freak Show

Comedy Central has given the greenlight to Freak Show, an animated half-hour comedy from the minds of David Cross (Arrested Development, Mr. Show) and H. Jon Benjamin (Dr. Katz: Professional ... Continue Reading →

Disney Expands on U.K.’s BSkyB

The Walt Disney Co. has inked a deal to provide more programming on Britain’s BSkyB. The pay-TV service is even adding a new channel dedicated to animated films from the Disney ... Continue Reading →

Zenith, Neptuno Bringing More Disasters to Round Table

London-based Zenith Ent. and Barcelona’s Neptuno Films have renewed their animation co-production and co-financing agreement for a second season of King Arthur’s Disasters. ... Continue Reading →

Granada Int’l Gets Funky, Kwala

European television distributor Granada International has picked up new animated shows from independent producers Honeycomb Animation in the U.K. and Timoon Animation in France. The ... Continue Reading →

Gym Partner Swinging on Cartoon Network

Cartoon Network viewers are in for some serious monkey business as the cable network kicks off its newest original series. My Gym Partner’s a Monkey begins its regular run tonight, ... Continue Reading →

Kappa Mikey Bows on Nicktoons

Anime gets an American twist in Kappa Mikey, a new animated series debuting on Nicktoons on Saturday, Feb. 25, at 8 p.m. Nicktoons’ first original series and the first global ... Continue Reading →

ABC to Master Sci-Fi

Having launched the anthology series Masters of Horror on Showtime, IDT Ent. and Industry Ent. are bringing Masters of Science Fiction to network television. According to Daily Variety, ... Continue Reading →

Samurai 7 Tapped for IFC, VOOM HD

FUNimation Ent.’s Akira Kurosawa’s Samurai 7 will make its U.S. broadcast debut via a deal struck with Rainbow Media. The anime program, produced by GONZO Digimation, will ... Continue Reading →