Nelvana, TELETOON Launch DVD/Video Venture

Toronto-based family entertainment house Nelvana will be joining forces with Canuck cabler TELETOON in a new home entertainment venture. The new banner label–called TELETOON Presents– ... Continue Reading →

Brooks Toons Up Spaceballs for TV

May the Swartz be with comic legend Mel Brooks as he works to launch an animated TV series based on his 1987 Star Wars spoof, Spaceballs. His Brooksfilms has partnered with BFC Berliner ... Continue Reading →

Taffy Ent. Greets Latin America with Hola

Taffy Ent., the exclusive distribution company of independent animation studio Mike Young Prods., is stepping up its efforts to expand in the Spanish-language market. Under a new agreement, ... Continue Reading →

Checking In With The Winners:The Nicktoons Film Festival Makes an Impact

After last Sunday’s Winners episode of The Nicktoons Film Festival, we thought it would be a good idea to check in with the top filmmakers and see how things are going. Mark Simon ... Continue Reading →

Please Leave SpongeBob Alone!

With everything that’s going on in the world and domestically, you would think Christian conservative groups had more important things to worry about than poor old SpongeBob Squarepants. ... Continue Reading →

Nicktoons Film Festival Names Grand-Prize Winner

The Nicktoons Film Festival, produced by Frederator Studios and Animation Magazine, concluded over the weekend with the final selections of winners and runners-up. The animation fest ... Continue Reading →

Family Guy Gets Return Date

After floundering for three seasons on FOX between 1999 and 2002, Seth McFarlane’s animated sitcom, Family Guy, is coming back by popular demand on Sunday, May 1. Fox made the ... Continue Reading →

TELETOON Calls Up Four for March

Canadian broadcaster TELETOON is beefing up its lineup this March with two new shows that celebrate the power of imagination and another pair that poke fun at dysfunction. Foster’s ... Continue Reading →

Destiny Images, TVS Make Distribution News

The Television Syndication Company (TVS) has signed on to handle international distribution of Destiny Images’ animated series, News You Can Use. The deal covers all forms of ... Continue Reading →

Hulbert Leaves Disney Europe

Daily Variety reports that David Hulbert, head of Disney’s European operations, has stepped down amidst a management reorganization. Hulbert, who ran the London offices, will ... Continue Reading →