Jakers! Makes Weekday Move

Following its highly successful weekend run on PBS for the past two years, CG-animated Jakers! The Adventures of Piggley Winks will hit the Monday through Friday programming scene, ... Continue Reading →

Animated Spoof of Lord of the Rings Lands on Sci Fi Channel

Sci Fi Channel will be targeting fantasy, animation, comic-book and role-playing game aficionados with its original new programming slate, unveiled yesterday at the cabler’s New ... Continue Reading →

ER’s Postman Pat Delivers to the BBC

Entertainment Rights (ER) has announced that the BBC has commissioned another 28 episodes of its critically acclaimed Postman Pat series. This brings the number of Postman Patepisodes ... Continue Reading →

BFC Ready to Pump New Episodes for Three Projects

Due to strong international interest generated at MIPTV, BFC Berliner Film Companie announced yesterday that it will extend the number of episodes for three of their animated kids’ ... Continue Reading →

Intl. TV Channels Fired Up for Jane and The Dragon

France 3, TVNZ and ABC Australia and Canada’s YTV are the first four entities to buy Nelvana/Weta’s new CG-animated series Jane and the Dragon, it was announced at the MIPTV ... Continue Reading →

Animated Fantastic Four Back in Action

As Fantastic Four gets set to make its big-screen debut this summer, the classic Marvel comic-book property is also making a triumphant return to TV with a new animated action/comedy ... Continue Reading →

Nick U.K. Greets Zenith’s King Arthur’s Disasters

A tongue-in-cheek toon about a self-centered King Arthur, a narcissistic Sir Lancelot and a manipulative Princess Guinvere has struck a chord in Europe. Zenith Entertainment’s ... Continue Reading →

Atomic Betty Fuels Up for the Holidays

BreaKthrough Animation and Atomic Cartoons have started production on a one-hour Atomic Betty holiday special. The Yuletide comic adventure has been licensed to air on Cartoon Network ... Continue Reading →

Chapman Unveils Create Media Ventures

In time for the opening day of MIPTV, Vanessa Chapman unveils the name of her new media and rights ownership outfit as Create Media Ventures today. She also announced a co-development ... Continue Reading →

CCI’s Harry and His Bucket Full of Sales

There is no end to dinosaur madness. CCI Entertainment’s charming preschool toon Harry and His Bucket Full of Dinosaurs is scaring up healthy sales support from a large number ... Continue Reading →