Cookie Jar, DIC Merge

Cookie Jar Group has entered into a definitive agreement to merge with DIC Entertainment Holdings Inc. Under the terms of the agreement, Cookie Jar will pay approximately $31.5 million ... Continue Reading →

Angus & Cheryl Go to Spain

BRB’s animated children’s series Angus & Cheryl has been picked up by Spain’s Televisό de Catalunya and will premiere on Channel K3 on Monday, June 23. ... Continue Reading →

FOX Behind Bob & Doug, Eh

Those hosers from the Great White North are making a comeback in animated form and the FOX network has reportedly signed on to help with development. According to The Hollywood Reporter, ... Continue Reading →

Ovation Airs Dante’s Inferno

Cable network Ovation TV will host the world television premiere of a new animated feature titled Dante’s Inferno on Thursday, June 19 at 8 p.m. (ET/PT) as part of its week-long ... Continue Reading →

Daytime Emmys Drawn to Toons

Emmy loves animation’at least the Creative Arts Daytime Emmys did this past Friday (June 13) as many of our favorite animated shows received the coveted prize. PBS, Nick Jr., ... Continue Reading →

Nicktoons Hungry for Three Delivery

Animation Collective’s sizzling new toon, Three Delivery, will be served up by Nicktoons on June 27. An awesome mix of martial arts, high-speed bike races, paranormal mysteries ... Continue Reading →

Canal Plus Solicits Short Ideas

Makers of short-form, family-oriented toons may want to brush up on their French, as Canal Plus has issued a worldwide call for such fare to become part of its New Cartoons effort. ... Continue Reading →

Fat Albert’s Halloween Special a New DVD Treat

Classic Media is bringing to DVD Fat Albert’s Halloween Special, which has been a classic and a fan favorite since it first aired on CBS in 1977. A combination of live action ... Continue Reading →

Nick Jr. to Worship Superheroes

With superheroes all the rage at the box office this summer , it’s only natural that animators would want to get in on the fun. Three Nick Jr. shows ‘ The Backyardigans; ... Continue Reading →

Sit Down, Shut Up Shuts Down

Writers and writer-producers of Sony’s new animated series Sit Down, Shut Up! have walked off the show to dispute whether WGA or ITASE has jurisdiction over the writing staff ... Continue Reading →