The Beeb Melts for Jack Frost

Theresa Plummer-Andrews, departing head of acquisitions for Children’s BBC, has bought Corsham Ent.’s Christmas special, The Tale of Jack Frost, for a holiday 2004 broadcast ... Continue Reading →

DPS Film Roman Gets Cracked

Look out, Mad TV. Animation company DPS Film Roman is teaming up with Mad Magazine rival Cracked Magazine to produce TV and DVD projects featuring bits and characters from the publication’s ... Continue Reading →

Anime Network Extends Reach

The Anime Network, the first channel in the nation dedicated to Japanese anime, is expanding its U.S.-market coverage with the help of Comcast ON DEMAND, the cabler’s video-on-demand ... Continue Reading →

Lucy Liu, Jackie Chan Team for Toon

Spicing up its toon hit Jackie Chan Adventures, both Lucy Liu (Charlie’s Angels) and Michael Rosenbaum (Smallville) will be making guest voice appearances on the series’ ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network to Deploy Transformers: Energon

The Autobots and the Decepticons face off in an all-new series of adventures as Tranformers: Energon joins Cartoon Network’s Saturday evening action/adventure lineup starting ... Continue Reading →

Home Movies Reels with Season Four

A new season of the cult hit animated show Home Movies rolls off the platter starting this Sunday, Jan. 11, on Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim block. Among the highlights of season ... Continue Reading →

Teen Titans Back for Round Two

Cartoon Network kicks off season two of the new hit animated action series Teen Titans this Saturday, Jan. 10 at 9:00 p.m. This season sees adolescent superheroes Robin, Beast Boy, ... Continue Reading →

Trio to Air Doc on South Park Creators

Daily Variety reports that cable network Trio will air Shocked, a half-hour documentary on South Park creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker, on March 7. The show will chronicle the subversive ... Continue Reading →

ABC, Fox Kids Launch Action Blocks

ABC Cable Networks, Fox Kids Europe and Fox Kids Latin America have teamed up to launch Jetix, a worldwide programming entity that will feature original, acquired and library action/adventure ... Continue Reading →

Teacher’s Pet Marathon on Toon Disney

Toon Disney is giving you a chance to catch up on your Teacher’s Pet viewing before the feature film hits theaters on Friday, Jan. 16. This Sunday, Jan. 11, the Disney cable outlet ... Continue Reading →