Mercury Filmworks Plans Expansion to Europe

Canadian animation studio Mercury Filmworks is expanding into Europe’s creative market with former Teletoon content chief Alan Gregg at the helm. Mercury Filmworks Europe will ... Continue Reading →

Sardine and Gamerizon Get Ready for ‘Ninja Challenge’

Montreal-based Sardine Productions and co-producers Gamerizon Studio have signed a production deal with TELETOON Canada Inc. to produce the new animated series Chop Chop Ninja Challenge, ... Continue Reading →

Atomic, Sticky Pictures Set Sail with ‘Pirate Express’

Canadian studio Atomic Cartoons and Australia’s Sticky Pictures are hoisting the mizzenmast and starting production on 26 half-hour episodes (52 x 11) of Atomic’s original ... Continue Reading →

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+ Magic Light Pictures, the U.K.-based company behind the success of film and licensing properties The Gruffalo and Room on the Groom is building up its operation with two key appointments. ... Continue Reading →

Mercury, Technicolor Pull Strings for ‘Atomic Puppet’

Canada’s Mercury Filmworks and Paris-based Technicolor have announced a development deal with TELETOON Canada for the new animated comedy series, Atomic Puppet. The studios and network ... Continue Reading →

‘Rocket Monkeys’ Ready to Take Off on Teletoon

Breakthrough Entertainment’s cheeky Rocket Monkeys will make its Teletoon debut this week on Thursday January 10 at 6:30 p.m. The show, which is created by Dan Abdo and Jason Patterson ... Continue Reading →

A Postcard from Cartoon Connection Canada

This past week, representatives from 140 European and Canadian animation companies gathered in the capital city of Quebec for the third edition of Cartoon Connection Canada. Created ... Continue Reading →

Tartakovsky and Hartman Lift Spirits in Ottawa

We had plenty of sunshine and lots of inspiring panels on the first two days of the Ottawa International Animation Festival and the TV Animation Conference (TAC) held this week in the ... Continue Reading →

Teletoon, Sardine Develop ‘Chop Chop Ninja’ Toon

Montreal-based Sardine Productions and Gamerizon Studio have signed a development deal with Teletoon Canada to adapt the Chop Chop Ninja downloadable game into an animated TV series. The ... Continue Reading →

Teletoon Orders ‘Fugget About It,’ ‘Rocket Monkeys’

The animated series Fugget About It and Rocket Monkeys were among the four new Canadian original programs announced as recently green-lit or in production by Teletoon Canada. The network ... Continue Reading →