India’s DQ Entertainment in High Demand

Indian animation house DQ Ent. used to be one of the best-kept secrets in the business. However, this past year has been such a high-profile period for the five-year-old company that ... Continue Reading →

New Mickey Mouse Club Recruits at MIPCOM

Buena Vista International Television (BVITV) today introduced the new CG-animated preschool show Mickey Mouse Clubhouse to international TV buyers at MIPCOM in Cannes. The big-eared ... Continue Reading →

MYP, Gamania Add Up for Hero:108

Los Angeles-based Mike Young Prods. (MYP) has teamed with Asian multi-player online game publisher Gamania Digital Entertainment of Taiwan to co-produce the animated comedy-action series ... Continue Reading →

Aardman Herds Shaun the Sheep Deals

Fans of the Oscar-winning Wallace & Gromit short A Close Shave will recognize the title character in Aardman Animations’ Shaun the Sheep, a new 40×7 series that has secured ... Continue Reading →


What’s the biggest challenge facing TV animation producers? This week, TV executives, animation producers and buyers are attending the MIPCOM-Jr and MIPCOM markets in Cannes, ... Continue Reading →

Five, Nick Jr. Squeal for More Peppa Pig

U.K. Broadcast outlets FIVE and Nick Jr. have ordered 52 new episodes of Contender Entertainment Group’s animated children’s series, Peppa Pig. Production is scheduled to ... Continue Reading →

New JibJab Short on Leno

Having made a name for themselves on the Internet with short, animated musicals lampooning politicians like George Bush and John Kerry, brothers Gregg and Evan Spiridellis of ... Continue Reading →

Entertainment Resource to Distribute DIC’s Movie Toons

DIC Ent. has entered into an exclusive home entertainment licensing agreement with Entertainment Resource Inc. (ERI), which will distribute DIC’s classic "Movie Toons" ... Continue Reading →

Disney, Apple Make iPod Pact

In addition to downloading the latest tracks from the Black-eyed Peas and The White Stripes, iPod owners will soon be ripping color video files of their favorite shows from Disney outlets ... Continue Reading →

Comedy Central Toons Up Development Slate

Comedy Central has added a pair of animated projects to its list of series in development. If all goes as planned, the home of South Park and Drawn Together will also house an anime ... Continue Reading →