SCI FI Channel Greenlights Video Game Show

SCI FI Channel is going into production on WCG GameQuest (working title), an 8-episode, elimination-style reality competition that pits 12 contestants against each other in a series ... Continue Reading →

King of the Hill Shuts Down

After an impressive 13-season run, FOX’s animated family comedy King of the Hill is apparently ending its run on the network. Daily Variety reports that the show’s producers ... Continue Reading →

Nick’s Naked Brothers Get Animated

The Naked Brothers Band on Nickelodeon is getting tooned up for its first-ever animated special. Titled ‘The Supetastic 6,’ the half-hour installment produced by digital ... Continue Reading →

New Toon Lineup Debuts on qubo

Kid channel qubo has announced a full slate of new TV shows and an expanded schedule designed to serve different age groups at different times of the day. Monday, Nov. 3 will see the ... Continue Reading →

Canada’s NFB Pacts with Japan’s NHK

The National Film Board of Canada (NFB), which has produced its share of Oscar-winning animated shorts, today signed a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Japan Broadcasting ... Continue Reading →

Starz, Raimi Take on Spartacus

Inspired by the success of Warner Bros.’s 300, Starz is mounting its own graphic-novel style sword-and-sandal epic. The company is putting a new twist on a gladiatorial legend ... Continue Reading →

Adult Swim, Burger King Seek Live-Action Carl

Adult Swim is teaming up with Burger King Corp. to find a look-alike to portray the sweaty, hairy Carl character from Aqua Teen Hunger Force in next year’s first-ever live-action ... Continue Reading →

Domo Bows on Nicktoons

Having won over fans in Japan, animated sensation Domo makes its way to the U.S. this month. Nicktoons Networks is airing 26 two-minute episodes of the stop-motion animated series, ... Continue Reading →

TiVo Gets Disney Pics

TiVo, best known as a television recording service, wants to be known as a content aggregator as well. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the company is making a number of Disney ... Continue Reading →

KidsCo Inks Content Deal with Korea’s Iconix

KidsCo, the joint venture channel owned by NBC Universal, Cookie Jar Group and Corus Ent., has signed an agreement with Korean content provider Iconix Ent. for a raft of new children’s ... Continue Reading →