CBeebies Gives Chuggington Second Season Pass

BBC’s CBeebies Channel has picked up 26 more episodes of Ludorom’s popular CG-animated series, Chuggington‘bringing the total episode number to 78 x 10. The show premiered ... Continue Reading →

Family Guy Exonerated in Copyright Claim

A federal judge has ruled that a parody on an episode of Family Guy did not violate the copyright of the Oscar-winning song ‘When You Wish Upon a Star.’ Music publisher ... Continue Reading →

Ireland, U.K. Premiere Special Simpsons Seg

A special Irish-themed episode of The Simpsons had its worldwide premiere on St. Patrick’s Day in the United Kingdom and Ireland’the first time an episode of the show has ... Continue Reading →

Paley Offers First Peek at Sit Down, Shut Up

The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills will host a special premiere screening of the first episode of the upcoming Fox primetime animated series Sit Down, Shut Up on Thursday, ... Continue Reading →

Sci Fi Channel to Morph Into SyFy

The Sci Fi Channel is changing its name to SyFy in a network-wide rebranding effort that will kick off in July. The network also will adopt a new tagline, ‘Imagine Greater,’ ... Continue Reading →

Geronimo Will Be the Big Cheese at MIPTV

Atlanytica Entertainment and Moonscoop will be offering a sneak peek at their eagerly anticipated new series Geronimo Stilton at MIPTV this year. Based on Elisabetta Dami’s best-selling ... Continue Reading →

BRB’s Papawa Pops Up in Italy, Portugal

Watch out, Lost! BRB’s wild animated series Papawa, which is about a mysterious island and its nightmarish residents, is taking over Europe, one country at a time. We just got ... Continue Reading →

Sesame Workshop Cuts Staff 20%

The producer of Sesame Street is laying off a fifth of its work force due to the recession. The nonprofit Sesame Workshop said 67 members of its staff of 355 people will be let go. ... Continue Reading →

Eisner Pitches New Nick Series to Buyers

Never let it be said that former Disney execs can’t work with their onetime rivals. Mouse House rival Nickelodeon brought out former Disney chief Michael Eisner to present the ... Continue Reading →

The Penguins Have Landed

Nickelodeon and DreamWorks bring The Penguins of Madagascar to the small screen. Now that they have won the hearts of audiences around the world with their slap-stick cameos in DreamWorks ... Continue Reading →