New Batman Toon Gets Start Date

The Dark Knight teams up with other DC Comics heroes in Batman: The Brave and the Bold, a new animated series debuting next month on Cartoon Network. Aimed at younger audiences and ... Continue Reading →

WALL’E, Batman Win Scream Awards

A certain adorable robot and a couple of comic-book superheroes stole the show at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles over the weekend as Spike TV presented its Scream 2008 awards ceremony. ... Continue Reading →

Chapman, Pukeko Team for Trooper Tom

Children’s television production and licensing company Chapman Ent. and Pukeko Pictures entered into a joint venture to produce a CG-animated kids’ show being developed ... Continue Reading →

New Futurama on Comedy Central

Comedy Central airs the world television premiere of Futurama: Beast with a Billion Backs this Sunday, Oct. 19. The latest feature-length movie based on Matt Groening’s and David ... Continue Reading →

C-3PO, Amidala Debut on Clone Wars

Star Wars saga characters C-3PO and Padm’ Amidala will make their Star Wars: The Clone Wars debuts in Friday night’s episode, ‘Destroy Malevolence.’ Padm’ ... Continue Reading →

Funny Face, Huntik Win MIPCOM Licensing Challenge

The 5th Annual MIPCOM Junior Licensing Challenge was won by Funny Face, a new animated children’s series from Glendale, Calif.-based Renegade Animation, and Huntik: Secrets & ... Continue Reading →

Disney Channel’s Got a Rocket for U.K., Scandinavia

Taffy Ent. has sold its Emmy Award-winning animated kids’ series I Got A Rocket! to Disney Channel in the U.K., Scandinavia and emerging markets. Produced by Australia’s ... Continue Reading →

SpongeBob Special Soaks Up Ratings

Nickelodeon says its SpongeBob SquarePants television special, WhoBob WhatPants?, attracted nearly 8 million total viewers during Monday night’s primetime premiere. The 8 p.m. ... Continue Reading →

Manga Licenses FUNimation Anime for U.K., Ireland

Manga Ent. U.K. has acquired exclusive rights to market, sell and distribute a number of new anime titles from FUNimation Ent. in the U.K. and Ireland. The deal covers such titles as ... Continue Reading →

RAI, M6 Fall for Geronimo Stilton

Italy’s RAI and France’s M6 have become the first major European broadcasters to acquire the new animated kids’ series Geronimo Stilton. The 26×22 show is produced ... Continue Reading →