TV-Loonland Plants Shows in Asia

TV-Loonland has scored deals for several of its animated children’s series with major broadcasters in Asia. Disney Japan has bought the TV rights for all 52 three-minute episodes ... Continue Reading →

Syfy Continues Ani-Monday Block

The newly re-christened Syfy Channel has renewed a deal with Manga Entertainment for a third season of the Ani-Monday anime block. The two-hour block, which airs Mondays starting at ... Continue Reading →

Marvel Heroes Get Anime Makeover

Marvel is turning Japanese, teaming up with the acclaimed Madhouse animation studio behind Paprika and Tokyo Godfathers to reinvent the comic book publisher’s classic heroes in ... Continue Reading →

Family Guy Nabs Emmy Comedy Nomination

Family Guy became the first-ever animated show in nearly 50 years to be nominated in the best comedy series category at the Emmy Awards, which announced the contenders for its 61st ... Continue Reading →

Decode Sells Super WHY! Into Asia, Oz

Super WHY!, the award-winning literacy building show, has picked up new markets in Asia and Australia. Decode Enterprises has signed a deal for the show to air on Tooniverse in Korea, ... Continue Reading →

FX Aims Archer for Fall Debut

Cable network FX has ordered six episodes of the animated series Archer, a comedy about the employees at an international spy agency. The show, whose title may change, stars Family ... Continue Reading →

Latin America Strikes Naruto Deals

A new wave of Naruto anime is coming to Latin America, with rights-holder VIZ media making a broadcast deal with Cartoon Network Latin America and a DVD deal in Brazil with PlayArte ... Continue Reading →

Nick UK Rounds Up Super Hero Squad

Marvel Animation’s new kid-friendly series Super Hero Squad is coming to the United Kingdom’s NickToons in October. In an exclusive acquisition, the channel will present ... Continue Reading →

Garrett Develops Dumb Bunny at Sony

Actor Brad Garrett, star of the Fox comedy series ‘Til Death and Everybody Loves Raymond, is developing Dumb Bunny and a Jackass as an animated comedy series at Sony Pictures ... Continue Reading →

PBS Wags New Martha Speaks Week

PBS Kids has scheduled a brand, new week of Martha Speaks for the dog days of summer, beginning this Monday, July 13. The five-day stunt features the talented pooch in various adventures’fighting ... Continue Reading →