More Pop Pups for ABC Down Under

The Australian Broadcasting Company (ABC) has picked up 19 additional one-minute episodes of Ambience Ent.’s and A Stark Prods.’ animated series The Pop Pups. The network ... Continue Reading →

Nickelodeon Lights Menorah with Specials

The airwaves may be dominated by Christmas cartoons during the month of December, but Nickelodeon is all about equal time as its Nickmas holiday programming spree continues with two ... Continue Reading →

Scholastic Ani Series Nabs Lucy Liu, Others

A new Scholastic animated series titled The Misadventures of Maya and Miguel will boast the voice talents of stars Lucy Liu (Charlie’s Angels, Kill Bill), Erik Estrada (C.H.i.P.s) ... Continue Reading →

Aussie Southern Star in Takeover Talks

Australian production and distribution powerhouse Southern Star Group has received an acquisition offer from fellow Aussie entity Southern Cross Broadcasting Ltd. If it goes through, ... Continue Reading →

Cool Zone: Kid Notorious

Welcome to the Cool Zone. This is where we’ll highlight animation-related projects that we think are really ‘ you know, cool. In choosing our first inductee, we thought, ... Continue Reading →

Kids’ WB! Charges Up More Megaman

Kids’ WB! has ordered an additional 26 original episodes of the anime series MegaMan NT Warrior from ShoPro Ent. Bringing the commitment to a total of 40 episodes, the second ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Net Airs Powerpuff Holiday Special

Saving the world is nothing new to Bubbles, Blossom and Buttercup, but saving Christmas is what they’ll be focusing their energies on tonight. The Powerpuff Girls are back to ... Continue Reading →

Canal+ Bites Into Christmas Orange

International broadcaster Canal+ has picked up Bardel’s multi award-winning animated special The Christmas Orange for its 2003 holiday season, bringing it to viewers in France, ... Continue Reading →

IDT Ent. Inks Deal with Christian Broadcasting Net. Arm

Rapidly expanding media conglom IDT Ent. has entered into a joint production venture with North Star Entertainment Group, a subsidiary of the Christian Broadcasting Network. The two ... Continue Reading →

WB Run Over by Grandma, Cartoon Extends Olive

Tis the season when TV outlets dip into Santa’s bag and pull out the animated holiday programs. Tonight sees a host of fairly recent productions sprinkle the pixie dust and take ... Continue Reading →