SCI FI Resurrects Farscape

Fans who have been mourning the cancellation of SCI FI Channel’s original series Farscape can look forward to the return of John Crichton, Aeryn Sun, Ka D’Argo and the other ... Continue Reading →

Fantastic Four Gets Director

Daily Variety reports that Twentieth Century Fox has signed Barbershop director Tim Story to helm a big-screen adaptation of Marvel Comics’ The Fantastic Four. The feature, which ... Continue Reading →

SCI FI Picks Up Toon From Hellboy Creator

SCI Fi Channel, home of the new, adult-oriented CG comedy Tripping the Rift, has announced a few new shows set to join its lineup for 2005-2006. Among them is Amazing Screw-On Head, ... Continue Reading →

Tigger Bounced in Jail?

It seems the residents of the Hundred Acre Wood can’t help but find themselves in the middle of legal issues. Just a week after a judge threw out the Slesinger Family’s ... Continue Reading →

Hellboy Gives ’Em … Well, You Know

Opening against Disney’s new animated feature, Home on the Range, is Sony/Revolution Studios’ digital effects extravaganza Hellboy. Tippett Studio, The Orphanage, CafeFX, ... Continue Reading →

New Action Block Coming to Cartoon Net

Cartoon Network plans to launch Miguzi, a new weekday afternoon block of action/adventure programming. Aimed at the six-11 crowd, Miguzi will air weekdays from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. (ET, PT), ... Continue Reading →

Dora Grabs a Peabody

Nickelodeon’s bilingual preschool toon Dora the Explorer is among the TV shows honored with a prestigious Peabody Award this year. The Awards, which recognize excellence in electronic ... Continue Reading →

MIPTV: Jim Henson Co. Partners with HIT

HIT Ent. and The Jim Henson Co. have entered into a five-year global rights and production venture. The deal was announced today in Cannes by HIT chairman Peter Orton and Jim Henson ... Continue Reading →

MIPTV: Shaftesbury Films, Cookie Jar Have Hand in Dark Oracle

Cookie Jar, the freshly minted product of the Cinar takeover, has joined forces with Toronto-based producer Shaftesbury Films to launch the live-action/animated adventure series Dark ... Continue Reading →

DECODE Ent. Enrolls in Bromwell High

DECODE Ent. hopes to move to the head of the class in Cannes with the new series Bromwell High (working title). Co-produced by U.K. independent Hat Trick Prods., the 2D comedy was commissioned ... Continue Reading →