Anime Network Hits Puerto Rico

The Anime Network, a cable offering dedicated to Japanese-style animation, is continuing to expand in North America with linear carriage deals with Puerto Rico’s two largest cable ... Continue Reading →

Comedy Central Toons in Cable Guy

Having voiced the role of Mater the tow truck in Disney/Pixar’s Cars and subsequent Mater short film found on the DVD, comedian Larry The Cable Guy is getting his own animated ... Continue Reading →

Ratings Lively for CN’s Re-Animated

Re-Animated, Cartoon Network’s first original production to blend live action and animation, premiered last Friday and became the network’s highest-rated original movie ... Continue Reading →

GMTV Catches Oban Star Racers

U.K. terrestrial TV network GMTV has picked up Jetix Europe’s animated action series Oban Star Racers and plans to begin airing the 26 serialized half-hour episodes during its ... Continue Reading →

Nick Gets Mighty with Poehler

Nickelodeon has given the green light to Mighty B, an animated series from Saturday Night Live cast member Amy Poehler. When she’s not helming SNL‘s Weekend Update desk, ... Continue Reading →

Fantastic Four Flexes Sales Muscle

Following the blockbuster 2005 film the recent launch on French channel M6, Marvel’s animated series Fantastic Four has captured the attention of broadcasters worldwide. Marvel, ... Continue Reading →

A Good Month for Entertainment Rights’ Kid Brands

U.K. media group Entertainment Rights has announced the delivery of several new programs across four key brands to three of the U.K. ‘s major broadcasters: Rupert Bear’Follow ... Continue Reading →

HIT’s Benelux Consumer Division Goes In-House

HIT Entertainment, the U.K. home of such brands as Bob the Builder, Pingu, Thomas & Friends and Angelina Ballerina ahs moved its consumer products division for the Benelux region ... Continue Reading →

Three Comic Voices Sign Up for FOX’s Two Dreadful Children

Chris Kattan (Saturday Night Live), French Stewart (3rd Rock from the Sun) and Meredith Roberts (Kitchen Confidential) will be voicing characters for the upcoming FOX-TV animated series ... Continue Reading →

Disney Channel’s London Arm Pumps Up for New Toons

The Mouse is ready to find new cheese in Europe. Disney Channel in Europe will be upping investment in original programs and local co-productions, according to a story in The Hollywood ... Continue Reading →