DECODE Ent. Inks Int’l Sales Deals

Children’s and family entertainment specialist DECODE Ent. has closed sales for several of its animated properties with six broadcasters across four continents. In addition to ... Continue Reading →

Studio B has Bad Hair Day

Studio B announced an impending pre-sale for a new animated series titled Bad Hair Rae to YTV. The series, aimed at kids 8—12, is co-created and designed by ¡Mucha Lucha! ... Continue Reading →

Milimetros Launches Animation Entity in Spain

M5 Audiovisual, a new animation production company, has been established in Spain through a joint effort between Milimetros Feature Animation, the Andalusian Business group (Grupo 5), ... Continue Reading →

Muppets, Tarantino Do Oz?

It may not fit the standard definition of animation, but the late Jim Henson and crew could breathe life into inanimate felt and foam objects perhaps as well as any animator and the ... Continue Reading →

Harmony Gold Preps New Shows for MIPCOM

Harmony Gold will be in Cannes for MIPCOM and MIPCOM Jr. in October to showcase two new animated series, Tangoo and Ullashong and The Legend of Blue. The company secured worldwide rights ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Ends Samurai Jack in Sept. Send-off to include Clone Wars marathon

The final four new episodes of Genndy Tartakovsky’s Emmy Award-winning animated series, Samurai Jack, will air Saturday, Sept. 25, during Cartoon Network’s Toonami block. ... Continue Reading →

MTV2 Gets Groove, Game On with Video Mods

Cable channel MTV2 is jumping on the video-game craze with a new show that combines the latest music with characters from the hottest interactive titles. Scheduled to debut Sept. 18 ... Continue Reading →

PorchLight Ent. Acquired

Los Angeles-based family entertainment company PorchLight Ent has been acquired by its senior management and Beringea, an international private equity and investment banking firm. The ... Continue Reading →

Dargaud Finds Homes for Childhood Stories

Dargaud Distribution, the sales arm of French producer Dargaud Marina and home to one of Europe’s largest animation catalogues, has signed TV deals for a series of eight animated ... Continue Reading →

Foster’s Home Nabs Big Ratings

The new animated series, Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends, debuted on Friday, Aug. 13, enjoying Cartoon Network’s best original series premiere with key kids demographics. A ... Continue Reading →