Entertainment Rights Nabs New Transformers, Duel Masters, B-Daman

U.K.-based independent media group Entertainment Rights Plc. (ER) has acquired international television distribution rights to the animated series Transformers Cybertron and Duel Masters, ... Continue Reading →

SLR Prods.’ Gets Deadly with Aussie Kid Lit

Sydney, Australia-based newcomer SLR Prods. is set to begin production on an animated series based on the best-selling Deadly children’s book series by Morris Gleitzman and Paul ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Net Boosts Atomic Program

Better-than-expected ratings have prompted Cartoon Network in the U.S. to order an additional 26 half-hour episodes of Breakthrough Animation’s new action/comedy series, Atomic ... Continue Reading →

Peacock’s Pride Shelved

DreamWork’s new animated primetime comedy series, Father of the Pride, is being put on the back burner at NBC. The expensive CG show has not been canceled, but will reportedly ... Continue Reading →

Cuppa Coffee Brews Global Deal for Bruno

Toronto-based Cuppa Coffee Studios announced today that it has completed a global deal with Nickelodeon, which will premiere its new series, Bruno in January 2005. The animated show ... Continue Reading →

POW! Bangs Out Superhero X-mas Special

Stan Lee’s POW! Ent. Inc. is developing an animated TV Christmas special based on the popular new children’s book,. The book is published by Harper Collins and is now available ... Continue Reading →

Superman Joins Spider-Man at Imageworks

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Sony Pictures Imageworks has been awarded the visual effects contract for Warner Bros.’ upcoming live-action Superman feature. The Culver ... Continue Reading →

Comedy Central Debuts New Shorties

Comedy Central’s inspired blend of stand-up comedy and Flash Animation, Shorties Watching Shorties, returns tonight at 10:30/9:30 central with new episodes. The show debuted in ... Continue Reading →

Ex-Disney, Warner, DreamWorks, Universal animators Create New Studio

Talented artists behind some of the biggest animated features and television shows of recent years have banded together to form CAAT Studios, a new a full-service animation facility ... Continue Reading →

Comedy Central Wants Viewers………Drawn Together

Cartoon icons and TV reality shows get lampooned in equal measure with tonight’s debut of Comedy Central’s latest animated adult comedy, Drawn Together. Captain America, ... Continue Reading →