Dora Explores U.K.’s ITV Networks

Nickelodeon’s hit animated preschool series, Dora the Explorer, will make its U.K. terrestrial television debut through a pact between MTV Networks Int’l (MTVNI) and CiTV ... Continue Reading →

Carmen Electra, Tom Arnold Join Playboy: The Mansion

Multi-hyphenate it-girl Carmen Electra and actor Tom Arnold have joined the list of celebrities to appear in the upcoming game Playboy: The Mansion for PlayStation 2, Xbox and PC. Co-publishers ... Continue Reading →

Groening Ponders Simpsons Future at Comic-Con

The Simpsons creator Matt Groening and key members of his production crew sat down before a packed ballroom in the San Diego Convention Center during Comic-Con Int’l. to discuss ... Continue Reading →

Anime Network Sheds VOD Status

Anime Network, which has been serving fans as a video-on-demand (VOD) format, is on the verge of becoming a 24-hour, seven-day-a-week national network. The changeover will make Anime ... Continue Reading →

LOGO Lands Chelsea Boys Toon

Ren and Stimpy, Queer Duck, Smithers from The Simpsons … the list of gay cartoon characters is growing and it’s about to expand by three. LOGO, Viacom and MTV’s new ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Unveils Long List of New Toons

There is a lot to look forward to on Cartoon Network’s recently announced fall and winter season, including the debuts of the new series Justice League Unlimited, Foster’s ... Continue Reading →

Postman Pat Delivers Block on CBeebies

Entertainment Rights popular stop-motion mail carrier, Postman Pat, is getting his own branded block on BBC’s Cbeebies. The U.K. broadcast outlet will begin airing the wrap-arounds ... Continue Reading →

Mainframe’s Scary Godmother Haunts Cartoon Network

Fresh from winning three Leo Awards in British Columbia, Scary Godmother Halloween Spooktakular is set to brew some toil and trouble on Cartoon Network. Produced by Canadian CG house ... Continue Reading →

Spike TV Welcomes The Immigrants with Marathon

Joining Stripperella and Ren & Stimpy in Spike TV’s animated lineup is the new adult cartoon, The Immigrants, which will debut on August 12 with a two-hour marathon scheduled ... Continue Reading →

NASCARtoon Racing Revs Up

Well-made toons and well-tuned engines collide as NASCAR and Cartoon Network join forces to launch NASCARtoon Racing, a customized on-air and online campaign sponsored by Kellogg’s. Introduced ... Continue Reading →