Animal Planet Makes Stuart First Movie

Having focused on documentaries and reality programming involving pets and wildlife over the past 10 years, basic cable out Animal Planet plans to begin airing Hollywood product. According ... Continue Reading →

Sparrowhawk, DIC, Corus Mint Kid Channel

Sparrowhawk Media, DIC Ent. and Corus Ent.’s Nelvana Enterprises have entered into a joint venture to launch KidsCo, a 24/7, multi-platform global television channel for children ... Continue Reading →

More Zixx for Summer ’08

Thunderbird Films has completed live-action photography for the third season of Zixx, a children’s sci-fi/action series that takes place in both the real world and a completely ... Continue Reading →

Jetix Europe Captain Flamingo

Canada’s Breakthrough Animation Inc. has licensed the second season of its popular animated series Captain Flamingo to Jetix Europe, which has acquired the pay TV, TV distribution, ... Continue Reading →

SpongeBob, Happy Feet Nick Kids’ Choice Awards

Nickelodeon’s own SpongeBob SquarePants was named Favorite Cartoon and Warner Bros./Village Roadshow’s Happy Feet was voted Best Animated Movie by young fans during Nickelodeon’s ... Continue Reading →

CBC Goes to Busytown with Cookie Jar

Cookie Jar Ent.’s newest animated series, Busytown Mysteries (Hurray For Huckle!) has been picked up for broadcast by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC). Based on the ... Continue Reading →

Kids’ WB! Adds New Shows

The Kids’ WB! Saturday morning block on The CW gets some fresh blood with the addition of five new animated action shows for the 2007-2008 season. In addition to the previously ... Continue Reading →

Postman Pat Adds Qubo to Route

U.K.-based independent media group Entertainment Rights has inked a deal with U.S. children’s programming network Qubo to begin airing episodes of the popular animated series ... Continue Reading →

Jetix U.K. Sick for Grossology

Jetix U.K. has acquired Nelvana’s quirky animated series, Grossology, and will be airing episodes in July. The show about young special agents who use fascinating and icky scientific ... Continue Reading →

Portfolio Clones Deals for Carl2

Toronto-based producer/distributor Portfolio Ent. has closed four major deals for it’s tween-targeted animated comedy series Carl2, finding new broadcast homes for the show at ... Continue Reading →