Giamatti to Head SCI FI Toon

Having brought underground comic creator Harvey Pekar’s life story to the big screen in American Splendor, actor Paul Giamatti (Sideways) is reportedly returning to the world ... Continue Reading →

MTV2 Orders More Video Mods

The unique combination of video games and music videos known as Video Mods will be returning to MTV2. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the music television network has ordered a ... Continue Reading →

Kids’ WB! Grabs Viewtiful Joe

The Japanese anime series Viewtiful Joe will be introduced to young viewers in North America on Kids’ WB! The network has ordered 26 episodes of the action/comedy series from ... Continue Reading →

TELETOON Sneaks New Shows in August

Canada’s TELETOON will tease audiences with sneak peeks at new fall shows every Sunday at 7 p.m. during the month of August. Highlights include the Aug. 7 world premiere of Carl ... Continue Reading →

Nick to Spin More Miss Spider

Nickelodeon has ordered 20 new episodes of the 3D-animated series Miss Spider’s Sunny Patch Friends. Based on the beloved book series by David Kirk, the show is co-produced by ... Continue Reading →

Disney Channels Swim to Cambodia

Kids in Cambodia are waking up to animated fare thanks to Walt Disney Television International (South East Asia/Korea), which today introduced Disney Channel and Playhouse Disney Channel ... Continue Reading →

Maggie Begins Buzzing on Disney

Disney Channel’s new Flash-animated series The Buzz on Maggie lands on the cabler tonight at 8 p.m. Created by Dave Polsky, who was a writer on Scary Movie 2, South Park and ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Pens Ben 10 for ’06

It looks like Cartoon Network’s latest toon character has a bad case of multiple personalities. Ben Tennyson, the 10-year-old her of CN’s Ben 10, can transform himself into ... Continue Reading →

Lucas Memo to TV Execs: Show Me Your Money

The six-film series may be history now, but the revenue will continue to flow for years to come. Yesterday, came word from the George Lucas camp that, if the price is right, you too ... Continue Reading →

An Afterlife for Firefly

Joss Whedon’s cancelled Fox series Firefly just won’t give up. Jettisoned over two-and-a-half years ago after only 11 episodes, the Sci Fi Channel has bought the exclusive ... Continue Reading →