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 →

Rudolph Bests Snoopy, Paris Hilton

CBS’s annual broadcast of the Rankin-Bass perennial holiday favorite Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer ruled the airwaves during the 8:00 p.m. hour Tuesday, despite competition from ... Continue Reading →

Kudrow and Friends Do Animated Pilot for Fox

Lisa Kudrow of Friends fame will join the voice cast of an animated Fox TV pilot from Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist creators Jonathan Katz and Tom Snyder, according to The Hollywood ... Continue Reading →

New Charlie Brown Special Kicks Off Tonight

Charles M. Schulz may be gone, but his legacy lives on in the new animated holiday special I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown! It premieres tonight at 8:00 ET/PT, 7:00 CT on ... Continue Reading →