R.I.P. M.D. to Debut at NATPE

Independent toon shop Lincoln Butterfield Animation will unveil its newest animated series concept, R.I.P. M.D., at next month’s NATPE market and conference. From the mind of ... Continue Reading →

Toei Studio Gets $55 Million Digital Revamp

Japanese television producer/distributor Toei is making a major investment in going digital at its Tokyo studio. According to Daily Variety, the company is spending $55 million, some ... Continue Reading →

Channel 4 Gets Lost for Christmas

Channel 4 in the U.K. will charm viewers over the Christmas holiday with Lost and Found, an animated adaptation of Oliver Jeffers’ book of the same name. The half-hour special ... Continue Reading →

Exclusive Wolverine Clip

The good folks at Nicktoons Network have provided us an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the upcoming animated series Wolverine and the X-Men. The 26-episode superhero adventure ... Continue Reading →

Endemol Animating Arab Comic The 99

Endemol U.K. is producing an animated series based on the Arab superhero comic-book series The 99. Published in Kuwait by Teshkeel Media, the controversial comics are heavily inspired ... Continue Reading →

New Pocoyo Short to Air on TVE1

Zinkia and ITV Global Entertainment Ltd. today announced the upcoming debut of Pocoyo and the Space Circus, a new animated shot film starring the popular pre-school TV character. The ... Continue Reading →

Promo Deals for Wallace and Gromit

Aardman Animations has partnered with BBC One, Kingsmill and Pyrex for cross-promotional efforts that will coincide with the launch of the upcoming Wallace and Gromit TV special, A ... Continue Reading →

Castalia Snags Deltora Quest for Latin America

Castalia Content Distribution, a division of Castalia Communications Corp., has acquired the Latin American broadcast and videogram rights to the animated series Deltora Quest from ... Continue Reading →

4Kids Inks New TV Deals for Chaotic

On the heels of MIPCOM 2008, 4Kids Ent. has finalized licensing agreements with leading broadcasters in France and the U.K. for the first season of the animated action series Chaotic. ... Continue Reading →

Playhouse Disney Plows Into “Snow Day Saturdays”

Playhouse Disney will launch ‘Snow Day Saturdays’ on Dec. 6. The month-long programming event will air from 6 a.m. to 12 p.m. (ET/PT), featuring winter-themed episodes of ... Continue Reading →