Nelvana’s Miss Spider Crawls to Nick

Nickelodeon has acquired the series Miss Spider, which spun off from Nelvana’s 3D special Miss Spider’s Sunny Patch Kids. The 20×30 series will be accompanied by two ... Continue Reading →

Berliner Film Corp Undertakes MIPCOM Odyssey

Four new series from emerging German producer Berliner Film Corp. (BFC) have made their way to MIPCOM. Mission Odyssey, Adventurers: Masters of Time, Altair in Starland and Shadow of ... Continue Reading →

TV-Loonland Lands MIP Deals

TV-Loonland makes a strong showing at MIPCOM this year with a number of licensing deals secured for its properties The Cramp Twins, Something Else and Letters from Felix. Other deals ... Continue Reading →

Jimmy Neutron Jets to Primetime

The kid with the hair and the gadgets springs into action with an all-new Nickelodeon primetime special. Operation Jet Fusion premieres on Monday, Oct. 13 at 8:00 p.m. (ET/PT) and features ... Continue Reading →

Channelzero Gets Ernest, Goes Ghetto at MIPCOM

Channelzero Ent. and creative force Dave Warren have been busy hatching new properties for this year’s MIPCOM in Cannes, France. In addition to its sexy 2D series SoSophie, the ... Continue Reading →

Anime Network Grabs Chobits

Anime Network has been awarded an exclusive two-year licensing agreement giving it U.S. television rights for all 24 installments of Pioneer Animation’s popular half-hour anime ... Continue Reading →

Sony to Launch Action/Adventure Channel Abroad

If its action and adventure you seek when you turn on the tube, Sony Pictures Ent. has your fix, provided you live in Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania and Bulgaria. ... Continue Reading →

Freedom Postcards

As animation producers, buyers and distributors gather in Cannes for MIPCOM this week, Christopher Panzner, exec. producer, animation for Teva, sheds some light on the unique French ... Continue Reading →

Film Roman Wants Off SEC List

Film Roman Inc. yesterday filed the required documents to deregister its common stock with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The animation house behind The Simpsons thus suspends ... Continue Reading →

RC2 to Build New Bob Toys

RC2 Corp. has been awarded a license to produce a broad new line of Bob the Builder preschool toys under its Learning Curve brand. The product line, based on HIT Ent.’s recently ... Continue Reading →