Teletoon Doubles Scholarship Offerings

At MIP this week, Canada’s Teletoon announced it was more than doubling the dollar amount for next year’s crop. Total prize money now stands at $70,000 per annum. The funds ... Continue Reading →

Ani Mickey Mouse Goes Global

Following its success worldwide on the Playhouse Disney and Disney Channels, the learning-focused, CG-animated preschool series Mickey Mouse Clubhouse is about to attract yet more young ... Continue Reading →

Popular Zigby Making International Move With Co-Prod

Three companies on three continents are joining forces to produce a new animated pre-school series based on the wildly popular literary character Zigby the zebra. The co-prod partners ... Continue Reading →

Nickelodeon, Chorion Brown Bags Olivia

Nickelodeon is partnering with media content company, Chorion, to present Olivia, a new children’s animated television series based on the best-selling books by acclaimed author/illustrator ... Continue Reading →

TV2 Adds Lola & Virginia to Roster at MIP

On the heels of a number of similar recent deals, Spanish indie Icon Animation has sold its popular girl-skewed show Lola & Virginia to TV2 Norway at this year’s MIPTV in ... Continue Reading →

Nick Gets Creepie

Taffy Entertainment and Nickelodeon International have reached a comprehensive agreement that will see the Emmy-nominated Growing Up Creepie on Nickelodeon schedules in early 2008 in ... Continue Reading →

Kaleidoscope, Foothill Green for Snapper

Content creator Phew!! Ltd. in the U.K. has inked a deal with Santa Barbara, Calif.-based Foothill Ent. and Toronto’s Kaleidoscope Ent. to develop the environmentally themed animated ... Continue Reading →

Nelvana Hops to MIPTV with Rabbit

Corus Ent.’s Nelvana has announced the start of production on My Friend Rabbit, an animated television series based on Eric Rohmann’s 2003 Caldecott Gold Medal-winning children’s ... Continue Reading →

CBS Serves DIC’s Sushi, Dinosaur

In announcing the new Saturday Morning kids’ lineup on CBS, the network and DIC Ent. lifted the veil on two new animated show set to debut this September. Joining returning shows ... Continue Reading →

Cake’s Skunk Fu! Kicks Around Europe

London-based Cake Distribution is expanding the European reach of its animated action-comedy series Skunk Fu! with sales to France 5, NRK in Norway and RAISAT in Italy. The show was ... Continue Reading →