MTV Marooned on Monster Island in March

If you bemoan the fact that they just don’t make giant monster movies like they used to, MTV may have your fix. Fans of classic ’50s and ’60s B-movie fare and stop-motion ... Continue Reading →

Massa Helms New Argentine Toon

The director best known for the 2001 international kid’s hit Chiquititas, is now fully engaged filming the animated epic Patoruzito. The Buenos Aires-based Patagonik Film Group ... Continue Reading →

Sci Fi Greenlights Prehistoric Pilot

Sci Fi Channel has eyes on all things Jurassic . After over three years in development, the niche cabler has given the greenlight to Anonymous Rex, a two-hour back door pilot based ... Continue Reading →

In Acquiring Mood, IDT Nabs Archie and Friends

A month after buying a controlling share of Canadian-based ani house Mainframe Entertainment, IDT Entertainment has announced that it has added a stake in Archie Comics to its portfolio. ... Continue Reading →

Barbarian Makes Solid Invasion in Debut

The latest offering from the Disney Channel, a toon about an effete but tough caveman has had a solid debut in its first outings, winning its time period versus all basic cable programming ... Continue Reading →

Johnny Bravo Goes Hollywood

Talk about checking your ego at the door. Alec Baldwin, Jessica Biehl and Don Knotts, an unlikely combo if ever there was one, are about to play second-fiddle to a TV cartoon star. ... Continue Reading →

Power Rangers Go Back to Jurassic Age

The ever-morphing Power Rangers are going to spend their 12th season fighting the forces of evil back in the time of dinosaurs. For every one of its season, Rangers has changed locale ... Continue Reading →

Disney’s Dave the Barbarian out of the Cave Tonight

When it’s not dominating the worldwide box office with its animated films, the Walt Disney Co.’s TV animation divisions continue to produce a steady stream of strong product. ... Continue Reading →

Animania HD Beams New Shows to U.S. Satellite

Animania HD, a new HDTV satellite channel for kids, has picked up the 26×30 animated British series Dan Dare: Pilot of the Future, as well as two animated series from European ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Net, NBA Stars Team for B-Ball Slam

Shaq may be hobbled from real play right now, but that doesn’t mean he can’t have any fun. He and other NBA stars such as Steve Francis, Jason Kidd and wunderkind LeBron ... Continue Reading →