Nick’s Avatar Hits Ratings High

Nickelodeon announced that its original animated series, Avatar: The Last Airbender, nabbed its highest ratings ever with its third season finale. The two-hour programming event titled ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Adapts Comics

Cartoon Network has begun developing animated movies based on the comic books Firebreather and Mice Templar from Image Comics. In addition, IDW Publishing’s The Vanishers will ... Continue Reading →

Disney Renews Content Deal with Greece’s ERT

The Walt Disney Company’s EMEA TV distribution arm, Disney-ABC ESPN Television, has renewed its multi-year volume agreement with ERT, Greece’s top public TV broadcaster. ... Continue Reading →

Turbo Dogs Get Their Day on qubo

Turbo Dogs, a new CG-animated action-comedy series from Scholastic, has been scheduled to debut on Oct. 3 on multilingual and multimedia programming platform qubo (www.qubo.com). In ... Continue Reading →

Futurikon Flexes with Captain Biceps

French animation house Futurikon tells us that it is launching a new animated series titled Captain Biceps at this year’s MIPCOM, taking place in October in Cannes, France. The ... Continue Reading →

Nick Shows Go to Taiwan’s YOYO TV

Leading Taiwanese children’s broadcaster YOYO TV has picked up more than 118 hours of animated programming from Nickelodeon. Established in 2005, the partnership between YOYO ... Continue Reading →

TELETOON Gives Go-Ahead to Go-Girl

Canada’s TELETOON has ordered 26 half hour of Go Girl, a live-action/animation hybrid series from Independent Canadian Studio Blueprint Ent. The first TELETOON original production ... Continue Reading →

Emmy Noms Announced

The Academy today released its list of nominations for the 60th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, airing Sept. 21 on ABC. The animation categories will again be relegated to the Creative ... Continue Reading →

Sit Down, Shut Up! Back in Production

After walking out to protest Sony’s reluctance to grant them a WGA contract, writers are reportedly returning to FOX’s upcoming primetime animated series Sit Down, Shut ... Continue Reading →

Wolverine Goes to Jetix Latin America

Jetix Latin America has acquired pay television and basic subscription television rights for the new animated action series Wolverine and the X-Men. Based on the Marvel Comics franchise, ... Continue Reading →