Comedy Central Nets Odd Toon

The home of South Park is looking forward to spending some time in the apartment of a laid-off dot-commer. Daily Variety reports that cable outlet Comedy Central has ordered eight episodes ... Continue Reading →

Nelvana, Nick, Penguin, Fisher Price in Miss Spider’s Parlor

Having spun good numbers for Nickelodeon in March with the CG-animated special Miss Spider’s Sunny Patch Kids, Callaway Arts & Entertainment is expanding its eight-legged ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Saloon, Telescreen Smell Success in Skunk

After shopping its property, Skunk, at Cartoon Forum 2003, Cartoon Saloon has secured a production partner in Telescreen. The two companies are teaming up to produce the 26×30 ... Continue Reading →

Jay Leno Grants OddParents’ Superhero Wish

NBC’s late-night king, Jay Leno, will leap over to Nickelodeon in a single bound on President’s Day. The talk-show host lends his voice to the character The Crimson Chin ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network’s Weekend of Love and Basketball

Hearts and Hoops rule at Cartoon Network this weekend as Valentine’s Day programming takes over Saturday and NBA players mix it up with toon stars on Sunday. Johnny Bravo and ... Continue Reading →

Kathy Bates Enlists for CG Popeye

In September, we mentioned that Canadian computer animation house Mainframe was working on giving Popeye a CG makeover for the Fox network. Now Daily Variety brings word that Oscar-winning ... Continue Reading →

Web Babe Margolis Drawn to TV

One of the most downloaded women on the Internet hopes to be one of the most watched stars on TV, even if her famous assets will be rendered in ink and paint. Cindy Margolis will be ... Continue Reading →

Toon Disney Launches Jetix, Live Card Game

Toon Disney debuts its new action/adventure block, Jetix, this Saturday, Feb. 14. Coinciding with the kick-off is the launch of Jetix Cards Live, the world’s first trading card ... Continue Reading →

Bandai, Manga to Shell Out Ghost Series

Anime distributors Manga Ent. and Bandai Ent. will jointly distribute the all-new Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex TV series worldwide (except Asia). The 26 half-hour episodes ... Continue Reading →

Channel 5 Goes with Ebb & Flo

The U.K.’s Canning Factory (James the Cat, Ophelia) has begun production on Ebb & Flo, a preschool animation series for Channel 5 based on the internationally published books ... Continue Reading →