Platinum, First Family Take Comics to TV

Platinum Studios is teaming with First Family, headed by former Disney and UPN president Dean Valentine, to produce half-hour TV series and direct-to-DVD movies based on the Platinum ... Continue Reading →

More Dragon Tales Coming to MIP Jr.

Season three of the award-winning animated series, Dragon Tales, will be up for grabs at MIP Jr. in October. The new raft of episodes will introduce a new character and a focus on music ... Continue Reading →

Fred Basset Coming to TV

Alex Graham’s internationally syndicated comic strip, Fred Basset, is making the leap to television more than 40 years after it first appeared in print. The animated series will ... Continue Reading →

Elastic Rights Acquires MegaMan, Mirmo! For Iberia

Madrid-based integrated brand management company Elastic Rights has signed a deal with global licensor ShoPro Ent. to represent ShoPro’s new animation properties MegaMan NT Warrior ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Opens Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends

Ever wonder what happens to imaginary friends when kids outgrow them? Cartoon Network answers that question with tonight’s (Aug. 13) premiere of Foster’s Home for Imaginary ... Continue Reading →

Travel Channel Offers Comic Book Tour of NYC

Travel Channel this weekend lets viewers visit New York City as seen through the eyes of some of the most famous comic book superheroes. Featuring animated and still graphics by The ... Continue Reading →

Fox Kids/Jetix Latin America Acquires Nine Dog Christmas

Earthworks Ent. announced today that the feature-length, animated holiday special Nine Dog Christmas will have its premiere on the Fox Kids/Jetix Network throughout all of Latin America ... Continue Reading →

Tiger Aspect Pounces on Charlie and Lola

Lauren Child’s charming picture-book series, Charlie and Lola, is on the fast track of becoming a cool new preschool toon, thanks to Claudia Lloyd, head of animation/children’s ... Continue Reading →

Viacom Mints CBS Paramount Int’l Television

Media conglom Viacom Inc. has formed CBS Paramount International Television, a new global television sales and distribution entity that will merge the resources of CBS Broadcast International ... Continue Reading →

Studio B Oils Up My Pet Robot

Vancouver-based Studio B has entered into a development deal with TV Ontario for a new animated series titled My Pet Robot. The toon studio will deliver 52 11-minute episodes of the ... Continue Reading →