Hensons Discuss Skrumps, Farscape

We recently spoke with Jim Henson Co. CEOs Brian and Lisa Henson, and Skrumps creator John Chandler about their new animated property and what’s on the horizon for Farscape, the ... Continue Reading →

Simpsons Unmasked at Comic-Con

As they do every year at Comic-Con, the mad geniuses behind FOX’s The Simpsons packed the largest auditorium at the San Diego Convention Center with fans eager to hear all the ... Continue Reading →

Galleon Opens Apollo’s Pad

U.K.-based intellectual property owner Galleon Ent. has greenlight production of a new animated series titled Apollo’s Pad. Working in association with Sony BMG, The company will ... Continue Reading →

Animation Collective, Fatcat Make Delivery

New York-based Animation Collective and Canadian entertainment company Fatkat Studios today announced a co-venture to produce 26 episodes of a half-hour animated action-comedy series ... Continue Reading →

Harvey Birdman Ratings Soar

Cartoon Network has announced that the final episode of its Adult Swim series Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law ranked No. 1 with adults 18-24 in its time period on ad-supported cable. ... Continue Reading →

4Kids Snares Di-Gata Defenders

4Kids Ent. has licensed television broadcast and merchandising rights to Nelvana Enterprises’ 2D-animated action-adventure series Di-Gata Defenders. Co-produced by Nelvana Ltd. ... Continue Reading →

Harvey Birdman Dies?

Adult Swim will air ‘Death of Harvey,’ the final episode of the hit late-night animated series Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law, on Sunday, July 22. The episode marks the ... Continue Reading →

Emmy Nominations Announced

The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences today unveiled the nominees for the 59th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, including a number of animated and visual effects-driven programs ... Continue Reading →

Ex-007 Joins Thomas & Friends

HIT Ent. has announced that Pierce Brosnan has signed on to be the new narrator for the award-winning children’s DVD and television series Thomas & Friends. The actor, best ... Continue Reading →

Amberwood Toons Travel to South Africa

South Africa’s MNET has licensed 195 half-hours of programming from Amberwood Prods., including the animated series The Secret World of Benjamin Bear, Hoze Houndz and Katie & ... Continue Reading →