Portfolio Clones Deals for Carl2

Toronto-based producer/distributor Portfolio Ent. has closed four major deals for it’s tween-targeted animated comedy series Carl2, finding new broadcast homes for the show at ... Continue Reading →

Starz Ent. Sues Disney

Starz Ent. LLC today filed a copyright infringement and breach of contract lawsuit against Buena Vista Television (BVT), a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Co. Filed in the U.S District ... Continue Reading →

SCI FI Loads Battlestar Special

The SCI FI Channel series Battlestar Galactica, which has won VES Awards and has garnered multiple Emmy nominations for its visual effects, will treat fans to a two-hour episode scripted ... Continue Reading →

V-Me Eats Up Vitaminix

V-Me, a new 24-hour Spanish-language public network in the U.S., has acquired the educational animated series Vitaminix from Spain’s Icon Animation. Launched earlier this month, ... Continue Reading →

Hellboy Returns

Everyone’s favorite do-good demon is back in the all-new animated feature Hellboy: Blood and Iron, premiering on Cartoon Network on Saturday, March 17 at 7 p.m. A follow-up to ... Continue Reading →

Boomerang Goes Green with Gazoo

Boomerang, Cartoon Network’s commercial-free home of classic animation, is avoiding the St. Patrick’s Day pinch by running a marathon of six Flintstones episodes featuring ... Continue Reading →

Spike TV Joins Star Wars Fan Short Search

Spike TV has teamed with fellow MTV Networks division AtomFilms and Lucasfilm Ltd. to launch the Star Wars Fan Movie Challenge, a new phase of an annual contest involving short films ... Continue Reading →

TELETOON Gets Chaotic

Chaotic, the new animated action series from 4Kids Ent., will debut in Canada on March 16 with a 5:30 p.m. special sneak peek on TELETOON. The property, which also has trading-card ... Continue Reading →

Nick Int’l Wild and Wooly for Shaun

Aardman Animations’ new stop-motion kids’ series, Shaun the Sheep, has broadened its broadcast pasture though a far-reaching deal with Nickelodeon International. Aardman ... Continue Reading →

Gotham Gets New Anime Channel 24/7

Anime fans in New York City have a whole new reason to call in sick or develop a job they can do at home. Texas-based FUNimation Entertainment has announced that the FUNimation Channel ... Continue Reading →