Sweet Deal for South Park Creators

Comedy Central has given South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone a three-season contract extension and has even agreed to a 50-50 ad-revenue split. The deal also includes a joint ... Continue Reading →

CBS Blocks out KEWLopolis

The CBS Television Network has banded with DIC Ent. and American Greetings Properties (AGP) to launch a new branded programming block dubbed KEWLopolis on Saturday, Sept. 15. The three-hour, ... Continue Reading →

Backyardigans Goes Undercover in Primetime

The colorful characters in Nickelodeon’s hit preschool series The Backyardigans will give James Bond a run for his money next month as they trot around the globe on a special ... Continue Reading →

Maga Dives Into Acqua in Bocca

After winning the Cartoons on the Bay 2007 Pulcinella Award for Italian Studio of the Year, Maga Animation Studio has announced that it is completing a new CG-animated series titled ... Continue Reading →

Kids’ WB! Likes Smell of Skunk Fu!

Kids’ WB! on The CW has picked up the animated martial arts comedy Skunk Fu! for its fall lineup. Acquired from U.K.-based Cake Distribution, the show is the sixth new series ... Continue Reading →

Puppet Premieres on Nicktoons

Nicktoons will host the world television premiere of Puppet, the latest animated short film from award-winning animator Patrick Smith (Handshake). The darkly comedic cartoon premiered ... Continue Reading →

Aardman, Oliver Cook Up Little J

Jamie Oliver, who rose to fame as TV’s ‘Naked Chef,’ is now in the kitchen with Aardman Animations as they jointly develop a new animated series titled Little J. Oliver ... Continue Reading →

More South Park, Drawn Together

As it works to build a following for its latest cartoon acquisition, Lil’ Bush, Comedy Central is gearing up to kick off new seasons of its animated staples, South Park and Drawn ... Continue Reading →

CinemaNow Has Hands in Cookie Jar

Cookie Jar Ent. today announced that its television shows will be made available for download via a licensing agreement with CinemaNow Inc. Starting this fall, more than 400 individual ... Continue Reading →

Nick Gives Tak Scheduling Upgrade

Nickelodeon has informed us that it has made a scheduling change for its new animated series, Tak and the Power of Juju. Previously slated to air on Sundays, the network’s first ... Continue Reading →