Futurama Panel Proceeds Sans Cast

The Futurama panel at Comic-Con had the potential to be one of the most awkward panels this year due to the recently reported contract dispute between the studio and the original voice ... Continue Reading →

Bikini Bottom Confessions:

Creative Director, Vince Waller: Why the show has struck such a chord: ‘I think SpongeBob’s appeal to kids is that he has what they all crave’full autonomy. He is ... Continue Reading →

Soaking in the Festivities

To help celebrate the 10th anniversary of the old spongemeister, Nickelodeon and sister station VH1 are planning all kinds of cool programming stunts, so mark your calendars and fire ... Continue Reading →

Soaking in Genius

How SpongeBob SquarePants evolved from being a clever little toon on Nickelodeon to one of the most popular characters in the history of animation in 10 incredible years. SpongeBob ... Continue Reading →

Fox Seeks Cheaper Futurama Cast

20th Century Fox TV has sent out a casting call and begun auditions for voice actors to replace the original cast of the long-running sci-fi animated series Futurama after contract ... Continue Reading →

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 →