Toon Disney has ‘Great Toon Weekend’

Toon Disney is set to kick off its new Saturday and Sunday afternoon block, “The Great Toon Weekend.” Starting Saturday, Jan. 27, the lineup will lead off with Toon Disney’s ... Continue Reading →

CN offers Weekday Doses of Yu-Gi-Oh! GX

The Dual Academy will be back in action five days a week on Cartoon Network as back-to-back episodes of the second season of Yu-Gi-Oh! GX air each weekday afternoon starting next week. ... Continue Reading →

G4 to Swing with Code Monkeys

Daily Variety reports that video-game centric cable network G4TV has ordered 14 episodes of Code Monkeys, an animated series from Adam de la Pena, creator of Adult Swim’s Minoriteam ... Continue Reading →

Alliance Atlantis Acquired by CanWest

CanWest Global Communications Corp. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire TV broadcaster/distributor Alliance Atlantis Communications Inc. Together with GS Capital Partners, ... Continue Reading →

Decode Sells Gizmo to YTV

DECODE Ent. has pre-sold Gizmo, its new animated series in production, to Canada’s YTV. Developed by Singapore’s Scrawl Studios and the Media Development Authority of Singapore ... Continue Reading →

Henson Animates Skrumps

Now that Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem Band have signed with Disney, The Jim Henson Co. is getting a new band together, acquiring rights to the collectible toy and storybook property ... Continue Reading →

Cars, Pirates, Simpsons Nab People’s Choice Nods

Disney/Pixar’s Cars took top family film honors, Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest was voted the best movie and Fox’s The Simpsons took the ... Continue Reading →

Spider Riders Creeps to Kids’ WB!

Kids’ WB! has picked up Cookie Jar Ent.’s Spider Riders and plans to begin airing the anime-inspired action series on Jan. 20. In conjunction with the debut, Cookie Jar ... Continue Reading →

Giggedy Goo’Family Guy Back in Production

After being locked out for a couple months, the writers of Fox’s hit animated series Family Guy are back at work, according to Daily Variety. The trade reports that scribes started ... Continue Reading →

Bateman365 Gets PlumTV Deal

Scott Bateman, who last year created an animated short film everyday for a web project titled Bateman365, is turning the concept into a series for PlumTV, a new television network based ... Continue Reading →