SCI FI Scores with CG Critters

SCI FI Channel enjoyed its highest rated second quarter ever, thanks in part to a host of computer-generated creatures. According to the cabler, primetime ratings are up 11% over the ... Continue Reading →

WB Animation’s Buyer Christopher Keenan: An Exec Who Understands Broadcast AND Animation

Ask anyone in town about Christopher Keenan’s rep and you’ll get the same answer: “Great guy. Knows his stuff.” The senior VP of creative affairs for Warner ... Continue Reading →

Entertainment Rights Fetches Clifford’s Puppy Days

They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks but one 40-year-old pooch has recently unearthed one. The children’s book and animated property Clifford the Big Red Dog is ... Continue Reading →

BVITV Makes DISCOP Deals for Croatia, Slovenia

Buena Vista International Television (BVITV) has announced a set of deals made at DISCOP, a European TV market event in Budapest, Hungary. Adding to the significant growth of the company’s ... Continue Reading →

Comedy Central Reality Toon Gets Preem Date

Comedy Central has set a premiere date for its new animated reality TV spoof, Drawn Together. The project, first announced in October of 2003, will make its debut on Wednesday, Oct. ... Continue Reading →

Toons Take Over Turner Classic Movies

Turner Classic Movies (TCM) has some fun with the Looney Tunes gang today, June 18, as it broadcasts a marathon of cartoons and the classic films that they parody. Robert Osborne hosts ... Continue Reading →

TBS Moves Family Guy to Primetime

Classic episodes of Seth McFarlane’s soon-to-be-revived animated series, Family Guy, are set to make another primetime run. According to Daily Variety, the half-hour comedy will ... Continue Reading →

Monster Delivers Commandments at Annecy

Monster Distributes wrapped up a successful trip to the Annecy Int’l Festival of Animation with deals to bring its animated series, Kids Ten Commandments, to U.K broadcaster ITV ... Continue Reading →

NBC Promos Father of the Pride

Viewers who tuned into NBC for last night’s broadcast of Last Comic Standing were treated to a sneak peek at DreamWorks’ upcoming primetime animated series, Father of the ... Continue Reading →

Buffy the Animated Vampire Slayer?

Word of an animated Buffy the Vampire Slayer series first came out in 2001, when creator Joss Whedon announced that it was being developed for the Fox Kids Saturday morning lineup. ... Continue Reading →