Guilds Reach Deal for Ani Scribes

The Writer’s Guild of America West has reached an agreement with the Alliance of Motion Picture & Television Producers that affect how animation writers choose jobs. According ... Continue Reading →

4Kids Ent. Markets Mew Mew, F-Zero Worldwide

4Kids Entertainment Inc. is bringing two new Japanese anime series to the global marketplace. Tokyo Mew Mew, a drama/action series targeted to girls, and F-Zero, a high-velocity boys ... Continue Reading →

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 →