Nick Programs for the Holidays

Nickelodeon’s “Ha-Ha Holidays” gets underway on Dec. 3, kicking off three weeks of holiday-themed episodes of popular series airing weekdays at 4 p.m. (ET/PT). In ... Continue Reading →

Skunk Fu! Sold to Cartoon Network Europe

London-based Cake Distribution announced today that it has licensed its animated series Skunk Fu! to Cartoon Network Europe for its EMEA Channels. The deal brings the comedy-action ... Continue Reading →

Icon Becomes Imira, Sells Toons in Asia

Barcelona-based production and distribution company Icon Animation has changed its name to Imira Ent. to reflect an expansion into the areas of live action and new media. Still dedicated ... Continue Reading →

Gotham Makes Toon Pilots for FOX

Animation management firm The Gotham Group is aggressively pursuing opportunities in network television via a development deal with the FOX Broadcasting Co. According to The Hollywood ... Continue Reading →

Family Guy Proceeds Sans MacFarlane

FOX may have severely damaged its relationship with toon mogul Seth MacFarlane by deciding to continue producing new installments of Family Guy without his participation. Citing unnamed ... Continue Reading →

SquarePantis Grabs Big Ratings

Nickelodeon’s special SpongeBob Atlantis SquarePantis debuted on Monday in primetime and nabbed the series’ biggest audience ever, according to the network. A total of 8.8 ... Continue Reading →

Bardel Begins Production on Zeke’s Pad

Bardel Ent. in Vancouver, British Columbia announced that it has gone into production on 26 half-hour episodes of a new 3D-animated series titled Zeke’s Pad. The show is produced ... Continue Reading →

Starz Expands Anime Programming

In addition to this week’s launch of the Tuesday night Animidnight block on Starz Edge, the Starz premium cable network is raising its animation profile with a documentary on ... Continue Reading →

Guild Strike Hits Family Guy

Reruns of Family Guy pull good ratings on Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim, but FOX viewers may have to put up with more second helpings than they would like. With series creator ... Continue Reading →

Boomerang Does ‘No Undies’ Marathon

What do Yogi Bear, Huckleberry Hound, Augie Doggie and Quick Draw McGraw have in common? In addition to being part of the Hanna-Barbera catalog, the animal characters were unanimous ... Continue Reading →