Clone Wars Director, Writer Mine Yoda’s Roots

Premiering this Friday on Cartoon Network, the first episode of Lucasfilm Animation’s television series Star Wars: The Clone Wars focuses on Jedi Master Yoda as he faces down ... Continue Reading →

More Broadcast Deals for Henson’s Sid

The Jim Henson Co. has extended the reach of its animated preschool series Sid the Science Kid throughout North and South America. The latest broadcast deals have been signed with Discovery ... Continue Reading →

More Mr. Men Show On Order

Fans will be seeing more of Chorion’s The Mr. Men Show, an animated children’s series that debuted earlier this year on Cartoon Network in the U.S. and Five in the U.K. ... Continue Reading →

Life and Times of Tim Debuts

One average guy just can’t seem to catch a break in The Life and Times of Tim , HBO’s new half-hour, animated series. Created and exec produced by Steve Dildarian, who ... Continue Reading →

Mater Stars in Own Mini-Show on Disney

Mater, the rusty tow truck which befriended Lightning McQueen in the 2005 Pixar feature Cars, will be starring in his own animated three-part short series. Pixar’s Cars Toons ... Continue Reading →

PorchLight, Caboom Team Up for Beary Boo

Ecological awareness is on the mind of Beary Boo, a new animated series about a green-living brown bear cub, which will be distributed by L.A.-based Porchlight Ent. and produced by ... Continue Reading →

TV-Loonland Toons Go to ABC Australia

TV-Loonland has signed a multi-content deal with long-term broadcast partner ABC TV Australia. The network has picked up the animated series The Owl (52×1), the upcoming Pat & ... Continue Reading →

Russian Toon Channel 2X2 Keeps License

Nearly run off the air by Russian federal TV and radio watchdog group Rossvyazkomnadzor, adult cartoon channel 2×2 will continue to serve viewers in Moscow and St. Petersburg. ... Continue Reading →

Comedy Central Tames Futurama’s Beast

Comedy Central will host the world television premiere of the Futurama feature Beast with a Billion Backs starting on Sunday, October 19. Released on DVD over the summer, the new movie ... Continue Reading →

Liotta Dives Into SpongeBob Special

Actor Ray Liotta, best known for playing mobster Henry Hill in Goodfellas, is hiding out under the sea in the upcoming SpongeBob SquarePants special ‘WhoBob WhatPants?’. ... Continue Reading →