Animation Lab Goes Wild with First Feature

The Animation Lab in Israel has begun work on its first animated feature, which is being produced under the working title The Wild Bunch. The CG film is now in pre-production with Annie ... Continue Reading →

Batman Finale Glimpses Series’ Future

Warner Bros. informs us that the upcoming two-part season finale of The Batman will offer fans a taste of what’s to come in the 2007-2008 season of the hit, Emmy-winning animated ... Continue Reading →

Starz Airs Cars Toon Fest

In conjunction with its April 28 debut of the Disney/Pixar family feature Cars, Starz On Demand is gearing up to present ‘Cars Toon Fest,’ a month-long tribute to the Oscar-nominated ... Continue Reading →

MYP, CNI, GME in Co-Prod Soup For Hero: 108

Indie animation studio Mike Young Productions, Gamania Digital Entertainment and Cartoon Network International have joined forces to co-produce the new animated comedy/action series ... Continue Reading →

Lil’Bush Makes the Big Time on Small Screen

In what may be a TV first, Comedy Central’s new series Lil’ Bush (which premieres in June) comes to TV by way of mobile devices such as web-enabled cell phones. The property ... Continue Reading →

Rintindumb Chews on New Deal

A raft of broadcasters at MIP-TV has picked up French studio Xilam’s canine comedy Rintindumb. The 2D-animated series, which debuted in September on France 3, has been licensed ... Continue Reading →

Beeb Buys Iconicles

Create Media Ventures and Foothill Entertainment say they’ve secured a BBC commission for their new children’s animation series Iconicles. Aimed at the 4-6 year old audience, ... Continue Reading →

Americanized Creature Comforts Premieres on CBS in June

The U.S. version of Aardman’s acclaimed Creature Comforts series is finally set to make its debut on CBS Monday, June 4 at 8 p.m. Based on Nick Park’s 1989 Oscar-winning ... Continue Reading →

TV-Loonland Content with KidsCo

KidsCo, the newly formed global channel for children and families, has announced a significant content deal with TV-Loonland. TV-Loonland, an award winning independent producer and ... Continue Reading →

Teletoon Doubles Scholarship Offerings

At MIP this week, Canada’s Teletoon announced it was more than doubling the dollar amount for next year’s crop. Total prize money now stands at $70,000 per annum. The funds ... Continue Reading →