Stan Lee and Peak Ent. Become Super Pals

Peak Entertainment Holdings Inc., a company focused on animation-heavy children’s television, character licensing and consumer products, is teaming up with Marvel Comics legend ... Continue Reading →

OddParents Special Scores Super Ratings

While Nickelodeon’s number-two-ranked kids’ program The Fairly OddParents routinely does well in the ratings, the series pulled in its biggest audience ever on Presidents’ ... Continue Reading →

Nemo to Make Cable Debut on STARZ

Premium cable outlet STARZ! will air the exclusive TV premiere of the Academy Award-nominated animated feature Finding Nemo from Pixar Animation Studios and Walt Disney Pictures. The ... Continue Reading →

Basketball All-Stars Get Static Shock

Warner Bros. Animation’s superhero toon, Static Shock, is making heroes of hoops stars Karl Malone, Yao Ming, Tracy McGrady and Steve Nash in an upcoming episode set to air Saturday, ... Continue Reading →

Idol’s Cowell Hits Comic Note for The Simpsons

Sunday’s new episode of Fox’s primetime animated series The Simpsons will feature the voice and animated likeness of American Idol judge Simon Cowell. The TV personality ... Continue Reading →

Clone Wars to Reveal Episode III Villain

The upcoming third episode in the Star Wars saga promises to deliver the birth of Darth Vader, and it will also give rise to an all-new baddie. The villainous General Grievous takes ... Continue Reading →

Comedy Central Nets Odd Toon

The home of South Park is looking forward to spending some time in the apartment of a laid-off dot-commer. Daily Variety reports that cable outlet Comedy Central has ordered eight episodes ... Continue Reading →

Peppa Pig Goes to Market, Makes Int’l Sales

Contender Entertainment Group (CEG) says its new preschool animated series, Peppa Pig, has sold in seven key international territories in less than four months. In addition, the show ... Continue Reading →

Nelvana, Nick, Penguin, Fisher Price in Miss Spider’s Parlor

Having spun good numbers for Nickelodeon in March with the CG-animated special Miss Spider’s Sunny Patch Kids, Callaway Arts & Entertainment is expanding its eight-legged ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Saloon, Telescreen Smell Success in Skunk

After shopping its property, Skunk, at Cartoon Forum 2003, Cartoon Saloon has secured a production partner in Telescreen. The two companies are teaming up to produce the 26×30 ... Continue Reading →