Kiddo Truckin’ to MIPCOM

As producers prepare to bring their animated product to the world market in Cannes next week, many are threatening to roll over the competition. California-based MagicDreams and India-based ... Continue Reading →

Sony Brings Astro Boy, Cyborg009 to MIPCOM

Sony Pictures Television Int’l (SPTI) unveiled its line-up of new programming available to international buyers at MIPCOM 2003, which will be held October 10 through 14 in Cannes. ... Continue Reading →

SoSophie Busts Out with Co-Pro Deal

Heading into MIPCOM, channelzero ent. has just signed a deal with AGOGO Corp. to produce three half-hour episodes of the series SoSophie, starring the voice of Carmen Electra. While ... Continue Reading →

DIC Goes Totally Sonic! at MIPCOM

DIC Ent. is coming to Cannes with a healthy sampling of its Sonic the Hedgehog library under its arm. The independent childrens’ entertainment producer will be offering its Totally ... Continue Reading →

Three to Fill Kellner’s Role at WB

As WB founder Jamie Kellner prepares to step down as chairman and CEO in May, The Hollywood Reporter tells us that WB entertainment president Jordan Levin, multi-network veteran Garth ... Continue Reading →

Rudolph Flies to the U.K with New Deals

The stop-motion Rankin and Bass classic Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer is the No. 1 holiday special on primetime TV and at home video retailers in the U.S. Now the property is set to ... Continue Reading →

Time Warner Cable Carries Anime Network

Anime Network is set to launch on Time Warner Cable’s iControl interactive platform for video on demand service in select major markets. The roll-out will begin in November. Anime ... Continue Reading →

Nicktoons Adds Four for 2004

Nicktoons, Nickelodeon’s digital home for kid TV’s most popular animated hits, will add four new shows to its 2004 line-up. The slate will help the outlet move closer to ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks’ Bitter Tail of Two Unions

The Los Angeles Times reports that The Writers Guild of America’s West Coast division president, Victoria Riskin, is circulating a letter to members denouncing DreamWorks SKG’s ... Continue Reading →

Fox Taps Dr. Katz Creators for New Pilot

The team behind Comedy Central’s cancelled primetime comedy Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist are back on the casting couch, this time for Fox. The network, in association with ... Continue Reading →