NBC Having A Muppets Christmas

The NBC television network is cuddling up with some popular puppets this winter. The Hollywood Reporter brings word that a new special titled Letters to Santa: A Muppets Christmas will ... Continue Reading →

9 Story Takes Fugget About It to MIPCOM

Toronto-based production and distribution company 9 Story Ent. will introduce its first prime-time animated project at next month’s MIPCOM. Buyers will get their first look at ... Continue Reading →

Mighty B! Back with Corddry

Nickelodeon’s The Mighty B! returns on Monday, Sept. 8, kicking off a week of all-new episodes airing every day at 5 p.m. Monday’s installment, ‘Bee Patients,’ ... Continue Reading →

Xilam Pitches Mr BaBy at Cartoon Forum

Paris-based animation studio Xilam is headed to Cartoon Forum with Mr BaBy, a new short-form animated series that has been commission by French broadcaster France 3. The company will ... Continue Reading →

Dive Olly Dive! Sprouts Up Five Days a Week

Dive Olly Dive! from Taffy Ent. and Mike Young Prods. has expanded to five days a week on PBS KIDS Sprout. The 24-hour preschool outlet this week moved the award-winning, environmentally-conscious ... Continue Reading →

DECODE Shows Go Greek

Greece’s Channel 9 has acquired six kid shows from DECODE Ent., the distribution subsidiary of DHX Media Ltd. The deal includes the animated series Franny’s Feet, Bo on ... Continue Reading →

Antonucci Makes Toons with W!LDBRAIN

Danny Antonucci, creator of Cartoon Network’s long-running series Ed, Edd n Eddy, has signed an exclusive deal with W!LDBRAIN. Under the deal, Antonucci will develop original ... Continue Reading →

Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s Debuts at MIPCOM

As the hit anime property Yu-Gi-Oh! gets set to enter its tenth season, 4Kids Ent. has announced that this year’s MIPCOM will feature the international premiere of the all-new ... Continue Reading →

International Sales for ER’s George, Casper, Finley

Entertainment Rights (ER) has signed a number of major television distribution deals for core brands in key territories around the globe. George of the Jungle, Casper’s Scare ... Continue Reading →

Presidential Race Likened to Cartoons

There’s nothing novel about comparing American politics to a cartoon, but one late-night TV comedian got big laughs by pointing out that some of our leading politicians are becoming ... Continue Reading →