Dargaud Hot for Harmonious Canopus

Dargaud Distribution, holder of one of Europe’s largest animation catalogues, has picked up television, home entertainment and licensing rights to the children’s show Canopus ... Continue Reading →

Mouse Block to Launch in Middle East

Buena Vista International Television (BVITV) has teamed with free-to-air satellite broadcaster MBC to establish a Disney-branded block in the Middle East. Dubbed Disney On 3, the new ... Continue Reading →

Sesame Babies Ruffles Feathers

Probably hoping to go where Baby Einstein has gone before, the creators of Sesame Street plan to release a series of videos aimed a children as young as six months. This has drawn vociferous ... Continue Reading →

MTV Gets in a Jam with Irish Animator

MTV Networks International has secured television rights to Jam Media’s newest hit property, Pic Me, for its Nickelodeon channels in Europe, Asia Pacific and Latin America. The ... Continue Reading →

Canuck Series Goes Online With AOL KOL

American children on the AOL KOL service will now get the chance to watch Nelvana’s Jacob Two-Two, which has been seen by worldwide audiences for several years now. As its first ... Continue Reading →

New PBS Kids’ Platform A Go For October ’06

Wishbone and company are getting a new digital home now that the PBS KIDS GO! Channel has announced plans to launch in October. The new 24-Hour digital broadcast channel will be devoted ... Continue Reading →

Cookie Jar’s Spider Riders in TELETOON Web

TELETOON in Canada has picked up broadcast rights to Cookie Jar Ent.’s Spider Riders, a co-production with Japanese advertising agency Yomiko. The 52×30 series, which is ... Continue Reading →

Foothill Unveils MIP Pilots

Forget March Madness. How about MIP Madness? It continues apace today as, among other things, Santa Barbara-based Foothill Entertainment, Inc. unveils the two completed pilots it’s ... Continue Reading →

Icon’s Vitaminix Gobbled By MIP B’Casters

Barcelona-based Icon Animation has announced the signing of a raft of programming deals at MIPTV 2006 for its Vitaminix series. Panama free TV channel TV7 (Corp. Medcom), UEA cabsat ... Continue Reading →

Laika Snaps Up Snow’s Monsters

Portland-based Laika Entertainment is developing an animated feature based on author/illustrator Alan Snow’s best-selling children’s book series, Here be Monsters. The book, ... Continue Reading →