Sci Fi Greenlights Prehistoric Pilot

Sci Fi Channel has eyes on all things Jurassic . After over three years in development, the niche cabler has given the greenlight to Anonymous Rex, a two-hour back door pilot based ... Continue Reading →

In Acquiring Mood, IDT Nabs Archie and Friends

A month after buying a controlling share of Canadian-based ani house Mainframe Entertainment, IDT Entertainment has announced that it has added a stake in Archie Comics to its portfolio. ... Continue Reading →

Barbarian Makes Solid Invasion in Debut

The latest offering from the Disney Channel, a toon about an effete but tough caveman has had a solid debut in its first outings, winning its time period versus all basic cable programming ... Continue Reading →

Johnny Bravo Goes Hollywood

Talk about checking your ego at the door. Alec Baldwin, Jessica Biehl and Don Knotts, an unlikely combo if ever there was one, are about to play second-fiddle to a TV cartoon star. ... Continue Reading →

Power Rangers Go Back to Jurassic Age

The ever-morphing Power Rangers are going to spend their 12th season fighting the forces of evil back in the time of dinosaurs. For every one of its season, Rangers has changed locale ... Continue Reading →

Animania HD Beams New Shows to U.S. Satellite

Animania HD, a new HDTV satellite channel for kids, has picked up the 26×30 animated British series Dan Dare: Pilot of the Future, as well as two animated series from European ... Continue Reading →

Disney’s Dave the Barbarian out of the Cave Tonight

When it’s not dominating the worldwide box office with its animated films, the Walt Disney Co.’s TV animation divisions continue to produce a steady stream of strong product. ... Continue Reading →

Mr Bean Animates Nick UK

The popular animated version of British comic Rowan Atkinson Mr Bean is ready to be stripped on Nickelodeon UK. The Tiger Aspect series (in association with Richard Purdum Productions ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Net, NBA Stars Team for B-Ball Slam

Shaq may be hobbled from real play right now, but that doesn’t mean he can’t have any fun. He and other NBA stars such as Steve Francis, Jason Kidd and wunderkind LeBron ... Continue Reading →

WGA: Homer’s Still Got It

It began as a tentative 13-episode pick-up in the late 1980s when the Fox network was a borderline joke and the notion of a primetime animated series was scoffed at by execs at the ... Continue Reading →