School’s In at Zap Jr. High In France

Alphanim’s new animated series Zap Jr. High premieres on Sept. 2 during the Sunday morning kids’ block on France’s M6. The free broadcaster will air two 13-minute ... Continue Reading →

Kids’ WB! Fall Lineup Set

The Saturday morning Kids’ WB! block on the CW will premiere four new animated series when it kicks off its fall season on Sept. 22. Making their American network debuts, Eon ... Continue Reading →

9 Story Brings Bash Boys at MIPCOM

Canadian animation production and distribution studio 9 Story Ent. is heading to this year’s MIPCOM Jr. with a new animated action-comedy series titled Bash Boys. The show for ... Continue Reading →

Comcast Snares Bang Zoom!’s AnimeTV

Burbank, Calif.-based Bang Zoom! Ent. has announced that its nine-episode first season of AnimeTV has been acquired by Comcast Corp. for its Anime Selects ON DEMAND network. Produced ... Continue Reading →

Sweet Deal for South Park Creators

Comedy Central has given South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone a three-season contract extension and has even agreed to a 50-50 ad-revenue split. The deal also includes a joint ... Continue Reading →

CBS Blocks out KEWLopolis

The CBS Television Network has banded with DIC Ent. and American Greetings Properties (AGP) to launch a new branded programming block dubbed KEWLopolis on Saturday, Sept. 15. The three-hour, ... Continue Reading →

Backyardigans Goes Undercover in Primetime

The colorful characters in Nickelodeon’s hit preschool series The Backyardigans will give James Bond a run for his money next month as they trot around the globe on a special ... Continue Reading →

Maga Dives Into Acqua in Bocca

After winning the Cartoons on the Bay 2007 Pulcinella Award for Italian Studio of the Year, Maga Animation Studio has announced that it is completing a new CG-animated series titled ... Continue Reading →

Kids’ WB! Likes Smell of Skunk Fu!

Kids’ WB! on The CW has picked up the animated martial arts comedy Skunk Fu! for its fall lineup. Acquired from U.K.-based Cake Distribution, the show is the sixth new series ... Continue Reading →

Puppet Premieres on Nicktoons

Nicktoons will host the world television premiere of Puppet, the latest animated short film from award-winning animator Patrick Smith (Handshake). The darkly comedic cartoon premiered ... Continue Reading →