Marathon Brings Monster to MIPCOM

Having scored hits with the 2D cartoon shows Totally Spies!, Martin Mystery and Team Galaxy, Marathon is set to launch its first 3D series, Monster Buster Club, at MIPCOM and MIPCOM ... Continue Reading →

Qubo to NBC, Telemundo, i network

NBC Universal, Scholastic, Corus Ent. and Classic Media/Big Idea have joined forces to launch Qubo, a new multi-platform kids’ television network that champions literacy and positive ... Continue Reading →

Numberjacks Heads to CBeebies

BBC kids’ outlet CBeebies will beef up its fall schedule with the October debut of Numberjacks, a new 45×15 CG-animated series from BAFTA Award-winning children’s producer ... Continue Reading →

Elastic Rights Nabs Lunar Jim for Iberia

Brand management company Elastic Rights has acquired rights to the stop-motion kids’ show Lunar Jim across all platforms in Spain and Portugal. Co-produced by The Halifax Film ... Continue Reading →

Toon Smoking Banned in U.K.

You’ll never catch SpongeBob lighting up, but there was a time when cartoon characters smoked like just about everyone else on TV. It’s those classic cartoons that have ... Continue Reading →

Drawn Together Returns in October

The third season of Comedy Central’s adult cartoon series, Drawn Together, will kick of on Thursday, Oct. 5 at 10:30 p.m. Seven all-new episodes will continue the animated shenanigans ... Continue Reading →

Emmy Shines on Simpsons, Dinosaurs

FOX’s The Simpsons picked up its ninth Emmy for Outstanding Animated Program (less than one hour) on Saturday during the 2005-2006 Creative Arts Primetime Emmy awards presentation ... Continue Reading →

MTV2 Airs Gods of Gaming Special

Cable outlet MTV2 gets its game on this weekend with the broadcast of MTV News Presents: Gods of Gaming, a group interview with four top game innovators that will air on Saturday, Aug. ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network U.K. Blocks Out Cartoonito

Young animation viewers in the U.K. will have a new daily destination when Cartoon Network Too launches its new preschool block, Cartoonito. Anchored by such established favorites as ... Continue Reading →

BET, Film Roman Ink Toon Pact

Film Roman, the animation studio behind FOX’s long-running primetime favorites The Simpsons and King of the Hill will produce animated films and multi-platform series with cable ... Continue Reading →