Planet Sketch in Jetix Europe’s Orbit

Jetix Europe has acquired pay TV rights to the Aardman Animations/Decode Ent. co-production Planet Sketch. The CG-animated sketch comedy series will air on Jetix Europe Channels in ... Continue Reading →

Captain Planet Rules Boomerang on Earth Day

If you’re looking for new ways to celebrate Earth Day (you’re done with the whole tree-planting thing!), we suggest you tune in to Boomerang’s 13-episode marathon ... Continue Reading →

Shochiku, Production I.G to Ride with French Knight

Looking to capitalize on the growing TV animation market, one of Japan’s leading entertainment companies is entering into a production pact with animation house Production I.G. ... Continue Reading →

Big, Flux, Yoram Gross Ready for Raindrop

Big Communications, Flux Animation Studio and Yoram Gross-EM.TV are launching a new co-production deal on Master Raindrop, a 3D/2D animated action adventure comedy series. This deal, ... Continue Reading →

Dargaud Hot for Harmonious Canopus

Dargaud Distribution, holder of one of Europe’s largest animation catalogues, has picked up television, home entertainment and licensing rights to the children’s show Canopus ... Continue Reading →

Mouse Block to Launch in Middle East

Buena Vista International Television (BVITV) has teamed with free-to-air satellite broadcaster MBC to establish a Disney-branded block in the Middle East. Dubbed Disney On 3, the new ... Continue Reading →

Satiric South Gets Last Laugh ‘ and a Peabody

Although some may believe that irony and satire are on their last legs in American pop culture, South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone are doing their best to keep them alive. ... Continue Reading →

Sesame Babies Ruffles Feathers

Probably hoping to go where Baby Einstein has gone before, the creators of Sesame Street plan to release a series of videos aimed a children as young as six months. This has drawn vociferous ... Continue Reading →

MTV Gets in a Jam with Irish Animator

MTV Networks International has secured television rights to Jam Media’s newest hit property, Pic Me, for its Nickelodeon channels in Europe, Asia Pacific and Latin America. The ... Continue Reading →

Canuck Series Goes Online With AOL KOL

American children on the AOL KOL service will now get the chance to watch Nelvana’s Jacob Two-Two, which has been seen by worldwide audiences for several years now. As its first ... Continue Reading →