PBS KIDS Gets Cat in the Hat TV Series

Dr. Seuss’s classic character The Cat in the Hat is finally getting his own series on PBS KIDS. Production has begun on 40 animated half-hour episodes of The Cat in the Hat Knows ... Continue Reading →

Studio100 Merges German Subsidiaries

Studio100 has decided to merge its German subsidiaries Studio100 Media, EM.Entertainment and Junior.TV. The Belgian media company will have all three operate under the name of Studio100 ... Continue Reading →

Nicktoons Snags More Wolverine and the X-Men

Nicktoons Network has picked up 26 more episodes of Marvel’s Wolverine and the X-Men animated series, bringing the channel’s total order to 52 episodes. The Marvel Animation ... Continue Reading →

Chicken Creators Get Maximum Deal

Robot Chicken co-creators Tom Root and Matthew Senreich have sold a new stop-motion animated series titled Titan Maximum to Adult Swim. The Cartoon Network subsidiary has ordered nine ... Continue Reading →

My Big Big Friend Adopts Toon Boom Pipeline

Canadian software maker Toon Boom Animation announced that its pipeline system will be used in the making of the Brazil-Canada co-production My Big Big Friend. The deal to implement ... Continue Reading →

Cuppa Coffee Signs with Gotham Group

Stop-motion animation studio Cuppa Coffee has signed up for exclusive representation from The Gotham Group. Cuppa Coffee, based in Toronto, claims to be the largest stop-motion animation ... Continue Reading →

Cleveland Set for Second Season

In a rarity for the TV business, Fox has ordered a second season of the upcoming Family Guy spinoff The Cleveland Show months before the first episode has even aired. According to The ... Continue Reading →

Hit Adds Three to New Toon Slate

Leading children’s entertainment producer Hit Entertainment has announced three additions to its development slate. The three new series are: ‘Mike the Knight, a 52 x 10 ... Continue Reading →

Hasbro, Discovery to Revamp Kids Channel

Hasbro has bought a stake in the Discovery Kids channel, which will be relaunched featuring new programs based on the toymaker’s catalog of popular properties. The channel will ... Continue Reading →

MacFarlane Talks 100 Dads, More

Seth MacFarlane’s animation empire continues to grow. Not only is Family Guy one of the great rags to riches stories of the past decade, he’s got a spinoff coming in The ... Continue Reading →