DECODE, Aardman Give French Sketch

France 3 and Nickelodeon France have both acquired broadcast rights to Planet Sketch, an animated sketch comedy show co-produced by Aardman Animations in the U.K. and Canada’s ... Continue Reading →

DIC Mints Ad Sales Arm for CBS Block

DIC Ent. has created an in-house advertising sales division to oversee all broadcast and new media initiatives for CBS’s Saturday Morning Secret Slumber Party, a new children’s ... Continue Reading →

Doctor Who’s K-9 Adopted by Jetix Europe

The robotic dog from the classic Doctor Who television show is getting its own spin-off series. K-9 Adventures, a comedic, half-hour space fantasy that blends CG animation and live ... Continue Reading →

Malaysian Animation Gets Boost

The Malaysian Government is getting serious about promoting animation production and is even developing its own intellectual properties. Through its agency, MDC (Multimedia Development ... Continue Reading →

Russo Writes the Book on [adult swim]

As Cartoon Network’s [adult swim] block continues to deliver strong ratings and fans anxiously wait the Aqua Teen Hunger Force movie to open in the fall, we caught up with Ron ... Continue Reading →

Zula Patrol Back on the Beat

The Zula Patrol, a CG-animated series that airs on public television stations nationwide, has gone back into production for another 26 half hours. The show’s second season will ... Continue Reading →

TPS TELETOON Summons Captain Flamingo

French toon audiences will be introduced to an entirely different kind of kid superhero thanks to TPS TELETOON. The broadcaster has acquired French cable and satellite rights to 52 ... Continue Reading →

Mickey Goes CG for Preschoolers

Disney Channel will debut the first Mickey Mouse series created specifically for preschoolers on Friday, May 5, at 7:30 p.m. (ET/PT). Following the special primetime debut, Mickey Mouse ... Continue Reading →

SNL Toons Up Best of Saturday TV Funhouse

Ace and Gary, the animated superhero team also known as The Ambiguously Gay Duo (voiced by Stephen Colbert and Steve Carell) will host a compilation of Robert Smigel cartoon shorts ... Continue Reading →

Franny’s Feet Walking To PBS Kids

Thirteen/WNET is bringing Decode Ent.’s international hit animated show, Franny’s Feet, to the U.S. on PBS KIDS. The weekly series of 26 half-hour episodes will begin airing ... Continue Reading →