Early Fall, Simpsons for FOX

According to Daily Variety, The FOX broadcasting network is set to launch its fall lineup in September rather than holding off until the end of Baseball season in November. The move ... Continue Reading →

Devil’s Rejects Animated Spin-off?

As rocker-turned-filmmaker Rob Zombie unleashes his ultra violent grindhouse horror tribute, The Devil’s Rejects, in theaters next weekend, there’s talk of a possible animated ... Continue Reading →

Nick Dishes Toon Flicks for Summer

Nickelodeon hopes to cure the summertime blues with a trio of new primetime TV movies based on the hit animated series All Grown Up, Danny Phantom and My Life as a Teenage Robot. The ... Continue Reading →

Camp Lazlo Fires Up Ratings

Cartoon Network’s newest original series, Camp Lazlo, premiered in primetime last Friday, drawing more than five million viewers and delivering triple-digit ratings gains across ... Continue Reading →

SAG Strikes Toon Agreement

The Screen Actors Guild (SAG) has successfully negotiated a 3% increase in minimum pay for animation voiceover talent as part of a proposed three-year contract with the Alliance of ... Continue Reading →

Time Warp Trio, Catscratch Bow Saturday

Saturday, July 9, sees the debut of not one but two new, high-profile animated series. NBC and Discovery Kids Channel will kick off action-packed history lessons with Time Warp Trio ... Continue Reading →

Nelvana Toons in Corus/Comcast Vortex

Canada’s Corus Ent. and U.S. cable TV provider Comcast Corp. have joined forces to launch Vortex On Demand, a new VOD service for kids 6-12. Available mid-July at no additional ... Continue Reading →

Ren & Stimpy Brings Joy to Nicktoons

That irascible little Chihuahua and his dopey feline pal are coming back to Nickelodeon via its 24-hour animation network, Nicktoons. All three original seasons of The Ren & Stimpy ... Continue Reading →

Producers Go For Black Belt

Having produced the big-budget features I, Robot and Catch Me if You Can, Hand Picked Films principles Anthony Romano and Michel Shane have teamed with financier/producer Steven Gagnon’s ... Continue Reading →

BRB, Futurikon Hatch Dragon Hunters

Following its successful debut at last year’s MIPCOM Jr., the new animated series Dragon Hunters is set to debut in the Spanish and Portuguese markets. Produced by French animation ... Continue Reading →