Novel Ent. Plays Ping & Pong at Cartoon Forum

Novel Ent., the independent U.K. producer behind the hit pre-school series Fimbles on CBBC, is set to debut its new animated show, Ping and Pong, at this year’s Cartoon Forum. ... Continue Reading →

Edgar & Ellen Specials Creep to Nicktoons

If you enjoyed the Edgar & Ellen shorts included in Animation Magazine‘s World Animation Celebration Online (WAC-O) film fest, you’ll definitely want to catch the six ... Continue Reading →

Rippa and Son do Diego

Television personality Kelly Ripa (Live with Regis & Kelly, Hope & Faith) will guest star in an upcoming episode of Nickelodeon’s Go, Diego, Go! Titled “Diego’s ... Continue Reading →

Marathon Brings Monster to MIPCOM

Having scored hits with the 2D cartoon shows Totally Spies!, Martin Mystery and Team Galaxy, Marathon is set to launch its first 3D series, Monster Buster Club, at MIPCOM and MIPCOM ... Continue Reading →

Qubo to NBC, Telemundo, i network

NBC Universal, Scholastic, Corus Ent. and Classic Media/Big Idea have joined forces to launch Qubo, a new multi-platform kids’ television network that champions literacy and positive ... Continue Reading →

Numberjacks Heads to CBeebies

BBC kids’ outlet CBeebies will beef up its fall schedule with the October debut of Numberjacks, a new 45×15 CG-animated series from BAFTA Award-winning children’s producer ... Continue Reading →

Elastic Rights Nabs Lunar Jim for Iberia

Brand management company Elastic Rights has acquired rights to the stop-motion kids’ show Lunar Jim across all platforms in Spain and Portugal. Co-produced by The Halifax Film ... Continue Reading →

Drawn Together Returns in October

The third season of Comedy Central’s adult cartoon series, Drawn Together, will kick of on Thursday, Oct. 5 at 10:30 p.m. Seven all-new episodes will continue the animated shenanigans ... Continue Reading →

Toon Smoking Banned in U.K.

You’ll never catch SpongeBob lighting up, but there was a time when cartoon characters smoked like just about everyone else on TV. It’s those classic cartoons that have ... Continue Reading →

Emmy Shines on Simpsons, Dinosaurs

FOX’s The Simpsons picked up its ninth Emmy for Outstanding Animated Program (less than one hour) on Saturday during the 2005-2006 Creative Arts Primetime Emmy awards presentation ... Continue Reading →