Nelvana Hops to MIPTV with Rabbit

Corus Ent.’s Nelvana has announced the start of production on My Friend Rabbit, an animated television series based on Eric Rohmann’s 2003 Caldecott Gold Medal-winning children’s ... Continue Reading →

FUNimation Tunes in Central Park Media

Navarre Corp.’s FUNimation Ent. has acquired several anime titles from anime distributor Central Park Media for broadcast on the FUNimation Channel. The titles, including Revolutionary ... Continue Reading →

Cake’s Skunk Fu! Kicks Around Europe

London-based Cake Distribution is expanding the European reach of its animated action-comedy series Skunk Fu! with sales to France 5, NRK in Norway and RAISAT in Italy. The show was ... Continue Reading →

Taffy’s Fantastic Four Stretches Internationally

Taffy Ent. has sold its new Fantastic Four animated series to the U.K.’s GMTV, which plans to air the Marvel superhero action show during Toonattik, its weekend children’s ... Continue Reading →

DECODE’s Bo On the Go! to MIPTV

DECODE Ent. announced plans to launch new animated series Bo on the GO! at MIPTV. Produced by Halifax Films, DECODE’s sister company in DHX Media Ltd., the CG show encouraging ... Continue Reading →

Portfolio Flocks to Radical Sheep Toons

Going into next week’s MIPTV market in Cannes, Toronto-based Portfolio Ent. has picked up television distribution, home video, non-theatrical and multimedia rights for five preschool ... Continue Reading →

4Kids Busts Viva Pi’ata Deals

The high-definition animated TV series Viva Pi’ata is set to spill treats for more young viewers as 4Kids Ent. sews up major pre-MIPTV broadcast deals with Media Set in Italy, ... Continue Reading →

Taffy Invades Bobby’s World

Taffy Ent. has acquired worldwide rights to Bobby’s World, the Emmy-nominated animated series created by and starring comedian/game show host Howie Mandel. The Saturday morning ... Continue Reading →

Fox Debuts Oleg

The Fox Broadcasting Co. is hoping animation can keep viewers tuned in during commercial breaks. Starting tonight, April 9, the FOX network will begin airing eight-second animated vignettes ... Continue Reading →

Discovery Kids Bananas for Bruno

Discovery Kids Latin America has acquired broadcast rights to Cuppa Coffee Studios’ animated children’s series, Bruno and the Banana Bunch, which will join the channel’s ... Continue Reading →