Moonscoop Sells 200 Half-Hours to GMTV

France-based producer and distributor Moonscoop has sold more than 200 half-hours of programming to GMTV in the United Kingdom. The major deal includes such programs as Fantastic Four, ... Continue Reading →

Venture to Create Tattarrattat TV Show, Merchandise

A rights venture has formed to bring Tattarrattat, the flipping, dual-personality characters created by children’s book artists and author David Sheldon, to TV animation as well ... Continue Reading →

CBS Becomes Cookie Jar TV on Saturdays Starting Sept. 19

Starting Sept. 19, Cookie Jar Entertainment is taking over the CBS airwaves once a week for three hours, presenting the best of its animated children’s fare in a new block called ... Continue Reading →

Henson Seeks Pajanimals Partners

The Jim Henson Co. will be shopping at MIPCOM for production partners to help it tuck in a new half-hour series for preschoolers starring the Pajanimals. Pajanimals has been airing ... Continue Reading →

Red Kite Plans Return for The Imp

Animation studio Red Kite is bringing back The Imp, bigger and better than ever. The series, whose eponymous and incompetent hero tries to fill the world with evil but always fall short, ... Continue Reading →

Chorion To Debut Octonauts at MIPCOM

Chorion will be debuting its new preschool animated series The Octonauts at this year’s MIPCOM, set for Oct. 5-9 in Cannes, France. The adventure series is about a team of heroes ... Continue Reading →

Disney XD Makes a Big Splash in the U.K.

The launch of Disney XD in the U.K. was a big success, according to the cabler, which posted high viewing numbers on Monday (August 31). The Bank Holiday launch featured hit family ... Continue Reading →

MarVista Takes Three Toons to Market

Independent Los-Angeles based distributor MarVista Entertainment will be bring three animated projects to MIPCOM. Cloud Trotter (26 x3) centers on four angels who drop down to Earth ... Continue Reading →

Mango to Bear Fruit in Asia, Australia

Philippines-based production studio Top Draw Animation and Australian TV producer Sticky Pictures have formed Mango Distribution, a new company specializing in Asian, Australian and ... Continue Reading →

Imira Takes Thomas & Friends to Disney Channel

Barcelona-based youth programming outfit Imira has closed a deal with Disney Channel Spain for four seasons of HIT Entertainment’s popular pre-school show Thomas & Friends ... Continue Reading →