France TV Dedicates Toon Block

France Televisions, in an effort to win back young viewers lured to cable, will dedicate its afternoon programming on France 4 to animation series aimed at tweens and teens, according ... Continue Reading →

Moonscoop Picks Up Multiple Europe Sales

Moonscoop reports sales of a number of its animated shows into several European markets in advance of the upcoming DISCOP show. Among the sales: ‘ Orlando Kids has picked up broadcast, ... Continue Reading →

Cyber Group, Timoon Team on Two Toons

Cyber Group Studios and Timoon Animation have signed a deal to co-produce, distribute and license two new animated series: Fish’ N Chips, and Bambalaye! The deal was announced ... Continue Reading →

Disney Bets Big on Phineas & Ferb

Disney is giving a major vote of confidence to its animated TV series Phineas & Ferb, picking up the show for a third season and preparing a Christmas special and CD release. Speaking ... Continue Reading →

Return Rumored for Futurama and Monsters, Inc.

Rumors are swirling that both Monsters, Inc. and Futurama may be coming back for more. Collider.com is reporting that Comedy Central has ordered 13 new episodes of Futurama, the sci-fi ... Continue Reading →

Scrawl and Nemo Develop Paranormalia

Scrawl Studios and Planet Nemo, the partners behind the hit Silly Bitty Bunny, are re-teaming to develop a 2D animated adventure comedy series called Paranormalia. The series, set for ... Continue Reading →

Moonscoop’s Hero: 108 Toys with Playmates

Moonscoop’s eagerly anticipated new animated series Hero: 108 has landed Playmates as its global toy partner (excluding Taiwan). The deal allows Playmates to develop and market ... Continue Reading →

Bakugan Wins Top Licensing Awards

Intl. Licensing Industry Merchandisers Assoc. (LIMA) named Bakugan the Overall Best Licensed Program of the year at the Licensing Show on Tuesday night. Corus Ent., Cartoon Network ... Continue Reading →

Nelvana Spins New BeyBlade Relaunch

The massively popular toyline and animated series about the spinning tops called BeyBlades is getting a reboot. Nelvana and d-rights announced today that 51 new episodes of the series ... Continue Reading →

KidMangoTV Block Debuts on MyFamilyTV

KidMangoTV, a syndicated block of Porchlight Entertainment children’s programs, debuts today on ValCom Inc.’s MyFamilyTV network. The four-hour weekday block is expected ... Continue Reading →