Iron Man Debuts to Strong Ratings

The Friday night premiere of Iron Man: Armored Adventures scored strong ratings for Nickelodeon, becoming the network’s highest-rated original series premiere ever with boys ages ... Continue Reading →

Euro Markets Snap Up New Noddy Series

Noddy sure isn’t showing his age as he celebrates his 60th anniversary by landing sales in several international markets. Distributor Chorion has sold the new series Noddy in ... Continue Reading →

SpongeBob Collector’s DVD to Swim in the Fall

Can’t get enough of the happy-go-lucky yellow sea sponge? Then mark your calendar for Sept. 22. That’s when Nickelodeon Home Ent. will release SpongeBob SquarePants: The ... Continue Reading →

Iron Man Adds Power to Nicktoons, with Clip!

Iron Man rocked the box office last summer, and comes to animated form tonight (April 24) in the new Nicktoons series, Iron Man: Armored Adventures. But this isn’t exactly the ... Continue Reading →

SpongeBob Rides Big One to Ratings Win

SpongeBob SquarePants returned to the airwaves with new pal Johnny Depp, gliding his way to a gnarly ratings victory. The special SpongeBob vs. the Big One drew 5.8 million viewers ... Continue Reading →

Disney Channel Shuffles Execs in Europe

The rebranding of Jetix and Disney Channel in Europe has led to the resignation of Steve Aranguren, VP for global original programming at Disney Channels Europe, MidEast and Africa, ... Continue Reading →

DQE to Fly with The Little Prince

Indian animation powerhouse DQ Entertainment has embarked on the production of a new CG-animated series based on Antoine de Saint-Exupery’s beloved masterpiece, The Little Prince, ... Continue Reading →

FUNimation Picks Up Five New VIZ toons

VIZ Media has licensed five of its top animated series to FUNimation Channel, the anime network by FUNimation Ent. and OlympuSAT. Set for debut in late spring and summer of 2009 are ... Continue Reading →

TBS Welcomes Neighbors from Hell

Close the doors and draw the shades, the Neighbors from Hell are moving in at TBS. Variety reports the cable channel has given the green light to 10 episodes of the new animated series, ... Continue Reading →

Shut Up Creator Hurwitz Sits Down and Talks

Editor’s Note: We covered the upcoming Fox animated series Sit Down, Shut Up in our most recent issue (on sale now!), but had so much good stuff left over we’ve decided ... Continue Reading →