Caillou Moving to Germany

Cookie Jar Ent. has granted brand rights its acclaimed children’s series, Caillou, to leading German broadcaster Super RTL. The network will serve as the exclusive broadcast home ... Continue Reading →

KIDS’ WB! On The CW Unveils Lineup

“Too Big For Your TV” is the slogan being used by Kids’ WB! to brand its 2006-2007 Saturday morning schedule, which will feature four new original programs and four ... Continue Reading →

SAG Board O.K.s Basic Cable Toon Pact

The Screen Actors Guild National Board has unanimously ratified the recently negotiated Basic Cable Animation agreement, which will give members on the contract a 20% increase in residuals, ... Continue Reading →

DECODE, Aardman Give French Sketch

France 3 and Nickelodeon France have both acquired broadcast rights to Planet Sketch, an animated sketch comedy show co-produced by Aardman Animations in the U.K. and Canada’s ... Continue Reading →

DIC Mints Ad Sales Arm for CBS Block

DIC Ent. has created an in-house advertising sales division to oversee all broadcast and new media initiatives for CBS’s Saturday Morning Secret Slumber Party, a new children’s ... Continue Reading →

Doctor Who’s K-9 Adopted by Jetix Europe

The robotic dog from the classic Doctor Who television show is getting its own spin-off series. K-9 Adventures, a comedic, half-hour space fantasy that blends CG animation and live ... Continue Reading →

Malaysian Animation Gets Boost

The Malaysian Government is getting serious about promoting animation production and is even developing its own intellectual properties. Through its agency, MDC (Multimedia Development ... Continue Reading →

Russo Writes the Book on [adult swim]

As Cartoon Network’s [adult swim] block continues to deliver strong ratings and fans anxiously wait the Aqua Teen Hunger Force movie to open in the fall, we caught up with Ron ... Continue Reading →

Zula Patrol Back on the Beat

The Zula Patrol, a CG-animated series that airs on public television stations nationwide, has gone back into production for another 26 half hours. The show’s second season will ... Continue Reading →

TPS TELETOON Summons Captain Flamingo

French toon audiences will be introduced to an entirely different kind of kid superhero thanks to TPS TELETOON. The broadcaster has acquired French cable and satellite rights to 52 ... Continue Reading →