Video Games Live Adds 45 Tour Dates

Video Games Live, the touring performance of music from top games, expanded its 2009 tour with the addition of 45 new dates. The tour, founded in 2005, now will perform 60 shows this ... Continue Reading →

Moonscoop Absorbs Divisions into Overall Brand

Moonscoop will consolidate subsidiaries Taffy Entertainment and Mike Young Productions into the parent company’s overall brand. Both Taffy and Mike Young will now be known as ... Continue Reading →

Vampires Bite Euro Markets

Animated series School for Vampires, a co-production of Germany’s Hahn Film and Italy’s Cartoon One, has sold to broadcasters in Scandinavia and Portugal. The comedy series ... Continue Reading →

Simpsons Picked Up for 2 More Seasons

The Simpsons will live long enough to legally order a drink, thanks to a two-season pickup from Fox. Matt Groening’s animation fixture will continue for 44 more episodes, bringing ... Continue Reading →

Trek Crew’s Next Stop: Family Guy

The cast of Star Trek: The Next Generation is set to beam into Quahog on an upcoming episode of Family Guy. The upcoming episode, titled ‘Not All Dogs Go to Heaven,’ will ... Continue Reading →

CBS Refills Cookie Jar for Three More Seasons

Canada-based Cookie Jar Entertainment and CBS have extended their deal for a block of Saturday-morning animation for three more seasons. Cookie Jar and its predecessor, DIC Entertainment, ... Continue Reading →

Nick Grabs Elephant Princess for Global Markets

Nick International has picked up the live-action tween series The Elephant Princess to air in Europe, Africa and Latin America. The channel also picked up from distributor ZDF Enterprises ... Continue Reading →

Astin Stars in New Disney Series Oso

The Disney Playhouse series Special Agent Oso, starring Sean Astin as a panda bear training to be a spy, is set to debut April 4 on Disney Channel. The preschooler series will be supported ... Continue Reading →

King Rollo Unveils Humf on U.K.’s Nick Jr.

Humf, a new animated preschool series created by Andrew Brenner of Angelina Ballerina and Maisy fame, is set to debut next month on Nick Jr. in the U.K. The series’starring a ... Continue Reading →

Marvel Assembles Squad for CN

Marvel Entertainment’s top superheroes are teaming up for a new series on Cartoon Network. The cable channel has ordered up 26 episodes of a new animated series called Marvel ... Continue Reading →