Shrek Special Scores for ABC

DreamWorks Animation’s half-hour holiday special Shrek the Halls proved a major ratings success for ABC Wednesday night, drawing in approximately 21.1 million viewers, according ... Continue Reading →

Ben 10 Movie Sets Record on CN

It’s perhaps a dark day for animation when the most-watched telecast in Cartoon Network history is a live-action movie, but at least Ben 10: Race Against Time is a live-action ... Continue Reading →

Taffy Sells Lyoko, Four, Olly, Dog in Asia

Having taken major steps to expand the reach of its portfolio in Asia, Taffy Ent. today announced that it has sold its animated series Code Lyoko, Fantastic Four, Dive Olly Dive! and ... Continue Reading →

Secret Show, Happy Feet Snag BAFTAS

The Secret Show from Collingwood O’Hare Ent. was the big winner in the Animation category and Warner Bros.’ Happy Feet emerged as the top feature film on Saturday during ... Continue Reading →

EM.Ent. Sells Staines, F.T.P.D. in Austria

Austrian public broadcaster ‘sterreichischer Rundfunk (ORF) has acquired exclusive free-TV broadcast rights within the Austrian territory for EM.Entertainment GmbH’s animated ... Continue Reading →

U.K. Children’s TV in Crisis?

Children’s television in Great Britain is in desperate need of government aid to stay afloat, according to Pact, a U.K. trade association that represents and promotes the commercial ... Continue Reading →

Cinemax Buying Waggaworld

Cinemax Pictures & Production Co. Int’l. Inc. has signed a letter of intent to purchase Waggaworld Entertainment Int’l Inc. and its animated property, Waggaworld. ... Continue Reading →

Nick Programs for the Holidays

Nickelodeon’s “Ha-Ha Holidays” gets underway on Dec. 3, kicking off three weeks of holiday-themed episodes of popular series airing weekdays at 4 p.m. (ET/PT). In ... Continue Reading →

Spy Wraps Second Season of Modern Toss

Spy Pictures informed us that it has completed all 96 minutes of animation for the second season of the adult-oriented British sketch comedy series Modern Toss for Channel 4. Adapted ... Continue Reading →

Skunk Fu! Sold to Cartoon Network Europe

London-based Cake Distribution announced today that it has licensed its animated series Skunk Fu! to Cartoon Network Europe for its EMEA Channels. The deal brings the comedy-action ... Continue Reading →