SCI FI’s O.Z. Gets Dorothy

SCI FI Channel has announced that Zooey Deschanel (Elf) has been cast to play the Dorothy role in Tin Man, the network’s upcoming six-hour miniseries based on L. Frank Baum’s ... Continue Reading →

National Geographic Clips Roach to Licensing Gig

National Geographic has hired Betsy Roach as director of licensing for television and film properties, a job that was previously outsourced to agency Lisa Marks and Associates. Based ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Reveals New Shows

Cartoon Network today announced its programming line-up for 2007 at its annual Upfront event in New York City. The slate will offer five new original series, including Re-Animated, ... Continue Reading →

TELETOON Previews Four Shows

Canadian animation network TELETOON will offer an exclusive sneak preview of four new series this Friday, March 16, during its Spin Cycle block (4 p.m.-6 p.m. ET/PT). The lineup additions ... Continue Reading →

Sony Sees Future in Afterworld

It’s the end of the world as we know it and Sony Pictures Television International (SPTI) wants to profit from it. The studio unit has acquired exclusive international television, ... Continue Reading →

Love Stinks! On Boomerang

Love is in the air as Boomerang, Turner Broadcasting’s classic cartoon network, celebrates Valentine’s Day with a 24-hour marathon of romantic romps starring love-obsessed ... Continue Reading →

RichCrest Expands, Changes Name

RichCrest Animation, the U.S.-based production arm of Indian CG animation studio Crest Animation Studios Ltd., is now known as Crest Animation Prods. Inc. In addition to changing its ... Continue Reading →

WB Animation Starts New Seasons

Warner Bros. Animation announced that it has begun production on new seasons of Shaggy & Scooby-Doo Get a Clue!, Tom and Jerry Tales, Legion of Super Heroes and The Batman. The ... Continue Reading →

YTV Gets Dragged In by Studio B

Studio B Prods. Inc. has signed a deal with YTV, a division of Corus Ent., to produce a new animated series titled Look What My Sister Dragged In. Aimed at kids 6-11, the show will ... Continue Reading →

Trump Toon Moves Forward

Back in October, we reported that Premiere Publishing Group Inc., publisher of Trump Magazine, had drafted a letter of intent to produce an animated series featuring business tycoon ... Continue Reading →