VES Awards to Air on HDNet

Those who missed this year’s Visual Effects Society Awards in Hollywood can catch the telecast on HDNet on Wednesday, April 2 at 9 p.m. Taped at the Kodak Theatre Grand Ballroom ... Continue Reading →

Ex-Disney Exec Launches Global Wonders

Former Disney exec Rashmi Turner, exec producer of the Baby Einstein DVD series, has launched Global Wonders, a new children’s multicultural education and entertainment brand. ... Continue Reading →

DECODE, Neptuno Making Poppets

DECODE Ent., a subsidiary of DHX Media, has announced that it has teamed with Spain’s Neptuno Films to co-produce a new animated preschool series titled Poppets Town. Produced ... Continue Reading →

Hareport Takes Off with TeamTO

Independent animation studio TeamTO is starting production on a new CG-animated series titled International Hareport, which secured a pre-sale and development agreement with French ... Continue Reading →

Hallmark Grabs 99 Disney Pics

In a bid to expand its programming library and attract younger viewers, Hallmark Channel has acquired broadcast rights to 99 family-friendly movies from Disney-ABC Domestic Television. ... Continue Reading →

Little Princess Specials Green-lit

Children’s brand management company TV-Loonland has teamed up with The Illuminated Film Company to produce two seasonal specials for their award winning animated preschool series ... Continue Reading →

Tuner Networks Celebrate King Kong

Basic cable networks TBS,TNT and Turner Classic Movies (TCM) will celebrate the 75th anniversary of a certain giant, animated ape that scaled the Empire State Building and left an indelible ... Continue Reading →

Spike TV Has Star Wars Saga

Spike TV brings the complete Star Wars saga to basic cable for the first time this April. The two-weekend programming event will kick off on Friday, April 4 and continue through Sunday, ... Continue Reading →

South Park Tips Hat to Heavy Metal

The 1981 cult-favorite animated feature Heavy Metal has been in the news quite a bit lately, from the recent announcement that director Gerald Potterton is receiving the Lifetime Achievement ... Continue Reading →

Britney Blows Her Head Off on South Park

The career of everyone’s favorite troubled pop star, Britney Spears, has been getting a much-needed shot in the arm thanks to animation this week. A couple of weeks ago, Spears ... Continue Reading →