Shrek the Halls Gets Air Date

The ABC Television Network has announced a premiere date for the upcoming DreamWorks Animation TV special Shrek the Halls. Joining such beloved ABC holiday favorites as Charlie Brown ... Continue Reading →

Bowie Does SpongeBob Special

Rock idol David Bowie joined the cast of Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants for a TV special titled Atlantis SquarePantis. The movie will air on Monday, Nov. 12 at 8 p.m. (ET/PT), ... Continue Reading →

Jetix Snares TV Loonland’s The Owl

The Owl, a series of 52 one-minute-long comedy shorts from TV Loonland, has been picked up by Jetix in a pay-TV rights agreement covering the U.S., Latin America, the Nordic territories, ... Continue Reading →

BRB’s Eon Kid Pulls Ratings

Citing Nielsen ratings data, BRB Internacional has announced that its new animated series Iron Kid has become the most-viewed children’s show in open-broadcast on Saturday mornings ... Continue Reading →

Dora Makes Splash in TV Movie

Preschool sensation Dora the Explorer will be cleaning up the ocean to rescue an underwater Mermaid Kingdom in Dora Saves the Mermaids, a new hour-long, primetime TV movie airing Nov. ... Continue Reading →

Animania HD Acquires Three Toons

VOOM HD Networks’ Animania HD, a channel dedicated to high-definition animation, has picked up three new kids shows to launch in November. Animalia will premiere on Friday, Nov. ... Continue Reading →

FOX Developing Three Toons

The home of network primetime animation may get even more animated as FOX sets out to launch three new animated series to join current ratings grabbers The Simpsons, Family Guy, American ... Continue Reading →

Animalia to Bust Out of Australia

Network Ten will host the Australian premiere of Animalia, a locally produced children’s television series based on Graeme Base’s best-selling picture book of the same name. ... Continue Reading →

Nickelodeon Arabia in the Works

Nickelodeon will be localized in Arabic through a partnership between MTV Networks International and Arab Media Group, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Catering to children across ... Continue Reading →

Skyland Nabs Top Gemini Award

The animated action series Skyland was named Best Animated Program or Series on Tuesday at the Gemini Lifestlye, Childrens and Youth Gala, part of the 22nd annual Gemini Awards recognizing ... Continue Reading →