Disney Swings with Jungle Junction

Disney Channel announced that it has begun production in the U.K. on a new Playhouse Disney preschool series titled Jungle Junction. In addition, the broadcaster has ordered third seasons ... Continue Reading →

Popeland Creators Launch Nice One

Independent U.K. broadcaster Channel X has teamed with French production company Moi j’aime la television (I love television) to launch a new joint venture dubbed Nice One. Set ... Continue Reading →

Foothill Debuts Three at MIP-TV

Santa Barbara, Calif.-based Foothill Ent. is heading to Cannes for MIP-TV with three new animated children’s shows under its arm. The company has picked up Zot the Dog and will ... Continue Reading →

Ex-Disney Exec Launches Global Wonders

Former Disney exec Rashmi Turner, exec producer of the Baby Einstein DVD series, has launched Global Wonders, a new children’s multicultural education and entertainment brand. ... Continue Reading →

Blue Dragon Sneaks on Cartoon Network

Cartoon Network is set to debut VIZ Media’s animated series based on the Xbox 360 game Blue Dragon this spring, but fans can get a first look with exclusive sneak preview airing ... Continue Reading →

VES Awards to Air on HDNet

Those who missed this year’s Visual Effects Society Awards in Hollywood can catch the telecast on HDNet on Wednesday, April 2 at 9 p.m. Taped at the Kodak Theatre Grand Ballroom ... Continue Reading →

DECODE, Neptuno Making Poppets

DECODE Ent., a subsidiary of DHX Media, has announced that it has teamed with Spain’s Neptuno Films to co-produce a new animated preschool series titled Poppets Town. Produced ... Continue Reading →

Hareport Takes Off with TeamTO

Independent animation studio TeamTO is starting production on a new CG-animated series titled International Hareport, which secured a pre-sale and development agreement with French ... Continue Reading →

Hallmark Grabs 99 Disney Pics

In a bid to expand its programming library and attract younger viewers, Hallmark Channel has acquired broadcast rights to 99 family-friendly movies from Disney-ABC Domestic Television. ... Continue Reading →

Little Princess Specials Green-lit

Children’s brand management company TV-Loonland has teamed up with The Illuminated Film Company to produce two seasonal specials for their award winning animated preschool series ... Continue Reading →