NBC Acquires Gemini Division

According to The Hollywood Reporter, NBC Universal has picked up domestic rights to the web series Gemini Division from Electric Farm Ent., makers of Sony’s multiplatform CG-animated ... Continue Reading →

Jetix Has Kid vs. Kat for U.S.

Studio B Prods., a production subsidiary for DHX Media Ltd., has found a U.S. broadcast partner for its newest animated series, Kid vs. Kat. Jetix has acquired all 52 11-minute or 26 ... Continue Reading →

Simpsons Raises Stink in Argentina

Daily Variety reports that a recent epispode of FOX’s animated comedy The Simpsons has evoked political controversy in Argentina, where it is set to air this summer on Telefe ... Continue Reading →

Kabillion Swings with Spider-Man

Multiplatform kids’ entertainment service Kabillion has added Spider-Man, The New Animated Series as its first new series launch of 2008. Sony Ent.’s CG-animated action ... Continue Reading →

Disney Renews Phineas and Ferb

During its Up Front presentation, dubbed ‘The Next Big Thing,’ Disney highlighted programming for the 2008-09 season, including 445 hours of new content to be presented ... Continue Reading →

George of the Jungle Marathon for Arbor Day

Cartoon Network and a certain swinging jungle man are watching out for trees this Arbor Day with a George of the Jungle marathon. A total of 12 episodes of the new series will begin ... Continue Reading →

KidsCo Debuts in Africa

African platform operator Gateway Broadcast Services (GTV) has begun carrying KidsCo, a children’s programming outlet co-owned by NBC Universal, DIC Ent. and Corus Ent. Leveraging ... Continue Reading →

Studio100 Gets Alfred Jodocus Kwak for Asia

Studio100 Media NV & Co. KG, a subsidiary of Studio100 in Belgium, announced today that it has signed on to distribute the popular children’s animation series Alfred Jodocus ... Continue Reading →

Spider-Man Gets More Airtime

Kids’ WB! on The CW is taking steps to meet fan demand for more of the popular new animated series The Spectacular Spider-Man. The block will offer a full hour of the show each ... Continue Reading →

Playhouse Disney Debuts in Latin America

Disney and ESPN Media Networks Latin America today announced the launch of their new Playhouse Disney Channel in Latin America. Featuring programming especially designed for preschoolers, ... Continue Reading →