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 →

Titans Clash at MIPCOM

The MIPCOM buzz reaches mythological proportions as Studio B Prods. announces that it has struck a development deal with Canadian broadcaster TELETOON of an animated show titled ... Continue Reading →

Spielberg Taken with New SCI FI Trilogy

Filmmaker Steven Spielberg and the SCI FI Channel will follow the success of their Emmy Award-winning, 20-hour, EFX-laden TV epic Taken with a new set of made-for-TV films. Titled Nine ... Continue Reading →

Mike Young Journeys to ToddWorld

Mike Young Prods. (MYP) has signed on as producer/distributor of the upcoming series ToddWorld, created by award-winning kids’ author-illustrator Todd Parr and writer Gerry Renert, ... Continue Reading →

Cybergraphix Sees Infinite Possibilities at MIPCOM

Look out PowerPuff Girls, there’s a new kid on the block and her imagination knows no bounds. Cybergraphix is in Cannes this week introducing its new property, Infinite Darcy. Co-produced ... Continue Reading →

TLC Ent. Sees More Than Fluff in Paddy Pillow

A little industry pillow talk has led to an exclusive development agreement between TLC Ent. (Taweel-Loos and Company Ent.) and Paddy Pillow creator Aimee Markelz. The independent family ... Continue Reading →

Antefilms Acquires France Animation

Antefilms Production has acquired France Animation, previously a Wanadoo subsidiary, bringing together two libraries and 1,600 half-hours of programming. The two companies will retain ... Continue Reading →

Millimages, Icon Animation Sign Co-distribution Deal

Under a recently struck arrangement, Icon Animation will distribute Millimages properties in Spain, Portugal and Latin America, while Millimages handles Icon Animation’s output ... Continue Reading →

MagicDreams Partners With MarVista Ent.

MagicDreams has signed a distribution agreement with newly minted international distributor MarVista Ent. for its new preschool series Kiddo the Super-Truck on home video. The series ... Continue Reading →