Granada Int’l Gets Funky, Kwala

European television distributor Granada International has picked up new animated shows from independent producers Honeycomb Animation in the U.K. and Timoon Animation in France. The ... Continue Reading →

Gym Partner Swinging on Cartoon Network

Cartoon Network viewers are in for some serious monkey business as the cable network kicks off its newest original series. My Gym Partner’s a Monkey begins its regular run tonight, ... Continue Reading →

Kappa Mikey Bows on Nicktoons

Anime gets an American twist in Kappa Mikey, a new animated series debuting on Nicktoons on Saturday, Feb. 25, at 8 p.m. Nicktoons’ first original series and the first global ... Continue Reading →

Telescreen Bringing Fairytaler to MIPTV

One of the world’s greatest storytellers is back in Hans Christian Andersen’The Fairytaler, a new animated series from Telescreen. The company will be at MIPTV in Cannes ... Continue Reading →

ABC to Master Sci-Fi

Having launched the anthology series Masters of Horror on Showtime, IDT Ent. and Industry Ent. are bringing Masters of Science Fiction to network television. According to Daily Variety, ... Continue Reading →

Samurai 7 Tapped for IFC, VOOM HD

FUNimation Ent.’s Akira Kurosawa’s Samurai 7 will make its U.S. broadcast debut via a deal struck with Rainbow Media. The anime program, produced by GONZO Digimation, will ... Continue Reading →

Hello Kitty Set in Clay

From stationary to stop-motion’Sanrio’s Hello Kitty brand is headed to the small screen with a new clay-animated series, according to the AFP news service. Hello Kitty Stamp ... Continue Reading →

Poehler in Toon with Nick

Amy Poehler’s star has been rapidly rising since she took over the high-profile Weekend Update seat vacated by former Saturday Night Live player Jimmy Fallon. Now Daily Variety ... Continue Reading →

Comet and Dachefa Build Animated CoolCity

Toronto-based toon house Comet Entertainment is taking a trip to an animated hipster paradise known as CoolCity. Joining forces with Spain’s Dachefa Audiovisuales, the company ... Continue Reading →

Little Einsteins Make the Grade on Disney

The Disney Channel has renewed Curious Pictures’ charming educational series Little Einsteins for a second season. Gary Marsh, entertainment president at Disney Channel Worldwide, ... Continue Reading →