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Chorion Chairman Waheed Alli Steps Down

Chairman of U.K. property house Chorion Waheed Alli has resigned after the business failed to renegotiate banking deals to fix its significant debt burden, reports The Guardian. William ... Continue Reading →
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KidsCo Continues Indonesian Expansion

International children’s channel KidsCo has announced a new deal with PT. Global Comm Nusantara, an up-and-coming Indonesian DTH platform. A basic tier package consisting of content ... Continue Reading →
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‘Squidbillies’ Season 5 Starts Sept. 11

Late-night’s darling red necked cephalopods are back for more hooch-swilling, run-amucking, novelty-hat wearing adventure as the fifth season of Dave Willis (Aqua Unit Patrol Squad ... Continue Reading →
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Hoho Bundles ‘Cloudbabies’ for CBeebies

London-based Hoho Entertainment has announced it is begging pre-production on Cloudbabies, a CGI 52 x 10’ preschool series set to air on CBeebies in 2012. The project is the first ... Continue Reading →
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‘An Elf’s Story’ Brings Holiday Cheer to TV, DVD

Back in 2005, mother and daughter team Carol Aebersold and Chanda Bell, together with illustrator Coë Steinwart, created a new holiday classic with their book The Elf on the Shelf. ... Continue Reading →
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3net Debuts World’s First Kids 3D Block

3net, the 24/7 3D network from Sony, Discovery and IMAX, will  premiere the world’s first dedicated children’s 3D programming block with two new animated 3D series – Bolts & ... Continue Reading →
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250 Buyers to Attend Cartoon Forum in Poland

If you have an animated project in the works, it might be a good idea to check out this year’s edition of Cartoon Forum, which takes place in Sopot, Poland, September 13-16.  According ... Continue Reading →
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New ‘Puss in Boots’ Motion Poster Is Cat’s Meow

New promotional material for the holiday season’s animated features are debuting on the web every day. We’ve seen photos, posters and trailers for Paramount’s The Adventures of ... Continue Reading →
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‘Lucky Fred’ Brings New Jobs to Oasis

Quebec-based Oasis Animation has announced that it will be doubling its workforce and space thanks to the fact that will be working on the upcoming project Lucky Fred, a 52-episode ... Continue Reading →
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39th Annie Awards Accepting Entries Now

The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood has announced its official call for entries’ for the 39th Annual Annie Awards. The 39th Annual Annie Awards ceremony is scheduled ... Continue Reading →
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Mediatoon’s ‘Chicken Town’ to Hatch at MIP Jr.

French studio Mediatoon will have something to cluck about at the MIP Junior market (running in Cannes October 1-2) as it lets fly a new CG-animated series titled Chicken Town. Co-produced ... Continue Reading →
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Aniboom Animation Marketplace Launches

Aniboom Virtual Studio (aniboom.com) has released a new service: The Aniboom Animation Marketplace, which will address the needs of production studios and companies to complement their ... Continue Reading →
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Lady Gaga Gets Animated on ‘The Simpsons’

Just when we thought that every celebrity in the world has already guest starred on The Simpsons, we learn that Lady Gaga has been added to the already-colorful guest list of the long-running ... Continue Reading →
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Lasseter Unveils Pixar Stamps at D23

Walt Disney Studios and Pixar Animation Studios chief creative officer John Lasseter was joined by deputy postmaster general Ronald Stroman at top Disney fan event D23 Expo over the ... Continue Reading →
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Christmas Miracle: Win Tix to ‘Arthur Christmas’ Premiere

Despite the sweltering summer heat, the holiday season is nearly upon us. To help you get into the spirit of the season, Sony has launched a new online contest for a chance to attend ... Continue Reading →
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Singapore’s Tiny Island to Work on ‘Ben 10′ TV Movie

Singapore’s leading stereoscopic 3D CG animation house Tiny Island Productions has been tapped to produce the animation for Cartoon Network’s upcoming Ben 10: Destroy All Aliens ... Continue Reading →
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The Collective Harvests ‘Annoying Orange’

Viral sensation The Annoying Orange is ripening for retail as leading entertainment management and production company The Collective announces a merchandise collection set for this ... Continue Reading →
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New DVD Rush: Tom and Jerry and The Angry Beavers

The Angry Beavers: Season 1 and 2. Shout! Factory continues its mission to release popular Nick Toons from the past on DVD this week by releasing the first two seasons of Mitch Schauer’s ... Continue Reading →
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Bugs and Daffy Host a Dinner Party!

If the thought of Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck hosting a dinner party together for all their neighbors seems slightly surreal to you, then you’ll want to check out the new episode of ... Continue Reading →
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D23 Expo Whets Appetites for Upcoming Toons

Taking a marketing page from Comic-Con, Disney’s D23 Expo offered bits and pieces of news, highlights of upcoming animated fare and meet-and-greets with talent for die-hard fans this ... Continue Reading →