Aardman Ventures Into Distribution

Aardman Animations, the toon studio behind the Academy Award-winning Wallace & Gromit short films and feature, is making its foray into distribution with the formation of Aardman ... Continue Reading →

New Zealand Getting MTV, Nick Channels

MTV Networks Asia Pacific today announced plans to launch MTV and Nickelodeon channels customised for young viewers in New Zealand. Featuring local productions and New Zealand presenters, ... Continue Reading →

Pok’mon Chronicles Debuts in June

U.S. audiences will get their first look at the new animated series Pok’mon Chronicles when it premieres on Saturday, June 3, at 7 p.m. (ET/PT) during Cartoon Network’s ... Continue Reading →

South Korean Classic Gets Animated

The 2003 South Korean live-action feature film The Classic is slated to become a 26-part animated television series, according to Daily Variety. The show will be produced by Dohwaji ... Continue Reading →

Captain Mack to Command Kids on CITV

U.K. broadcaster CITV (children’s arm of ITV) has picked up the stop-motion preschool series Captain Mac from Kickback Media. The outlet has commissioned 52 10-minute episodes ... Continue Reading →

Axis Brings Codehunters to MTV Asia

BAFTA-winning Scottish toon studio Axis Animation recently got more international exposure with the short film Codehunters, a production of Blinkink. The short aired on Saturday, May ... Continue Reading →

BabyFirstTV Takes First Steps

DIRECTV yesterday became the first television service provider to offer BabyFirstTV, a new premium channel dedicated to providing content for babies, toddlers and their caregivers. ... Continue Reading →

Tom Goes to the Mayor Again

Cartoon Network’s [adult swim] will kick off a new season of Tom Goes to the Mayor on Sunday, June 4, at 12:30 a.m. (ET/PT). The comedy series from exec producer Bob Odenkirk ... Continue Reading →

Second Season of IGPX Revs Up on Cartoon Network

The resilient Team Satomi gang are ready for new challenges in the second season of IGPX, which kicks off Saturday, May 22, at 10:30 p.m. on Cartoon Network. Co-produced by Japanese ... Continue Reading →

Mickey Debut Best Ever for Playhouse Disney

Disney Channel’s Mickey Mouse Clubhouse debuted on Friday, May 5, and posted the highest ratings ever for a Playhouse Disney premiere. The learning-focused preschool series features ... Continue Reading →