DIC, Sparrowhawk, Nelvana Launch KidsCo

The KidsCo channel, a joint venture of Sparrowhawk Media, DIC Ent. and Corus Ent.’s Nelvana Enterprises, goes on the air across five territories on Friday, Sept. 7. The channel ... Continue Reading →

HBO Nabs Second Life Pic

Douglas Gayeton’s animated documentary, Molotov’s Dispatches in Search of the Creator: A Second Life Odyssey, was picked up for broadcast by HBO, according to The Hollywood ... Continue Reading →

Little Bill Returns to NOGGIN

The animated children’s series Little Bill, based on the best-selling book series by Bill Cosby, will join NOGGIN’s preschool line-up on Monday, Sept. 10 at 11 a.m. (ET). ... Continue Reading →

9 Story Wraps Futz!

Production and distribution company 9 Story Ent. announced today that it has completed production of the first 26 three-minute episodes of the new multi-platform animated-comedy series ... Continue Reading →

TELETOON Canada Goes Retro

Canadian broadcaster TELETOON will offer viewers a dedicated destination for classic cartoons with the launch of TELETOON Retro. Spotlighting the antics of such beloved characters as ... Continue Reading →

The Mouse Courts George Lucas

Animation insiders are reporting that Disney is in heavy courtship mode to get broadcast rights for George Lucas’ much anticipated CG-animated series Clone Wars. Jim Hill Media ... Continue Reading →

Disney TV Powers Up Asian Jetix VOD

Kids in Singapore will have a new way of tuning in to Jetix popular toons such as W.I.T.C.H., Get Ed, Super Robot Monkey Team Hyper Force Go and A.T.O.M. Walt Disney TV Intl. has launched ... Continue Reading →

Dog & Bone Wags Tales on Trains

Laboratoon, a division of Seinbranding devoted to the creation of animated content, informed us that its first series, Dog & Bone, is currently keeping train passengers in stitches ... Continue Reading →

Nickelodeon Debuts Tak

Tak and the Power of Juju, Nickelodeon’s first original in-house CG-animated series, gets its start this week with a special primetime premiere. The show debuts on Friday, (Aug. ... Continue Reading →

Curious George Back on Labor Day

The animated series Curious George will kick off its second season on PBS KIDS on Sept. 3. Narrated by Rino Romano (The Batman), season two will feature 20 half-hour episodes of the ... Continue Reading →