BFC Ready to Pump New Episodes for Three Projects

Due to strong international interest generated at MIPTV, BFC Berliner Film Companie announced yesterday that it will extend the number of episodes for three of their animated kids’ ... Continue Reading →

Intl. TV Channels Fired Up for Jane and The Dragon

France 3, TVNZ and ABC Australia and Canada’s YTV are the first four entities to buy Nelvana/Weta’s new CG-animated series Jane and the Dragon, it was announced at the MIPTV ... Continue Reading →

Animated Fantastic Four Back in Action

As Fantastic Four gets set to make its big-screen debut this summer, the classic Marvel comic-book property is also making a triumphant return to TV with a new animated action/comedy ... Continue Reading →

Nick U.K. Greets Zenith’s King Arthur’s Disasters

A tongue-in-cheek toon about a self-centered King Arthur, a narcissistic Sir Lancelot and a manipulative Princess Guinvere has struck a chord in Europe. Zenith Entertainment’s ... Continue Reading →

Atomic Betty Fuels Up for the Holidays

BreaKthrough Animation and Atomic Cartoons have started production on a one-hour Atomic Betty holiday special. The Yuletide comic adventure has been licensed to air on Cartoon Network ... Continue Reading →

Chapman Unveils Create Media Ventures

In time for the opening day of MIPTV, Vanessa Chapman unveils the name of her new media and rights ownership outfit as Create Media Ventures today. She also announced a co-development ... Continue Reading →

CCI’s Harry and His Bucket Full of Sales

There is no end to dinosaur madness. CCI Entertainment’s charming preschool toon Harry and His Bucket Full of Dinosaurs is scaring up healthy sales support from a large number ... Continue Reading →

Nelvana Nabs Studio B’s Being Ian

Kid programming producer and distributor Nelvana has acquired global distribution rights to the new animated series Being Ian from fellow Canadian producer Studio B. Nelvana will manage ... Continue Reading →

No Room for Voom at Cablevision

The Board of Directors for New York-based cable TV provider Cablevision Systems Corp. met on Thursday and confirmed plans to shut down its HDTV satellite service, VOOM. Home to nearly ... Continue Reading →

Nickelodeon to Launch in Germany

SpongeBob, Danny Phantom, Avatar and Jimmy Neutron will have a new home in Germany full-time as MTV Networks Europe (MTVNE) gets set to launch a dedicated, 24-hour Nickelodeon channel ... Continue Reading →