Nicktoons Picks Up Two from Down Under

Nickelodeon’s digital powerhouse, Nicktoons, has acquired Schoolyard Safaris and Foul Facts, two series of short programs from Nick Australia and Fudge Puppy Prods. Both hit the ... Continue Reading →

CINAR, BRB Int’l Settle Out of Court

CINAR Corp. has reached an out-of-court settlement with Spanish animation company BRB Int’l SA. BRB filed a lawsuit in Quebec Superior Court in August 2000, alleging that CINAR ... Continue Reading →

Racer Up to Speed on SPEED Channel

Further proof that animation is spreading throughout all areas of entertainment, Speed Racer Ent. has licensed the Classic Speed Racer animated television series to SPEED Channel, a ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Net to Air Clone Wars Mini-thon

If you’ve been missing the three-minute installments of the animated Star Wars: Clone Wars series on Cartoon Network, be sure to set your VCR this Friday night. On Nov. 21, the ... Continue Reading →

Anime Network Expands With RCN VOD

The Anime Network, the first all-anime programmer in North America, has extended its agreement with RCN Corp. and will be available to subscribers of RCN’s Impulse on DemandSM ... Continue Reading →

Boomerang Spends December in Bedrock

Your favorite modern stone-age family is going to be spending a lot of time on Boomerang in December. Cartoon Network’s 24-hour commercial-free classic animation outlet will cover ... Continue Reading →

Nickelodeon Int’l Signs My Dad the Rock Star

Nickelodeon Int’l has acquired the animated comedy My Dad the Rock Star from Nelvana, French co-production partner the Carrere Group and broadcaster M6. The deal covers broadcast ... Continue Reading →

Zinkia, Carlton Int’l Hatch New Preschool Series

Madrid’s Zinkia Ent. is staffing up to produce a new CG preschool property with Carlton International. The 52-part series, titled Pocoyó, goes into production in December ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Net to Air Powerpuff Holiday Special

Saving the world is nothing new to Bubbles, Blossom and Buttercup, but saving Christmas is. The Powerpuff Girls are back to kick some Yuletide tail in their first-ever holiday special, ... Continue Reading →

Xiaolin Showdown Gives Kids’ WB Ratings Kick

The new animated comedy-adventure Xiaolin Showdown premiered on Saturday, November 8 at 9:30 a.m. (ET), leading Kids’ WB! to significant week-to-week gains among target kids’ ... Continue Reading →