Tasty Tales of the Food Truckers

‘Tasty Tales of the Food Truckers’ Serves a Moveable Feast

***This article was written for the April 2018 issue of Animation Magazine No. 279*** Sometimes the simplest ideas can inspire brilliant animated shows. Take, for example, the  upcoming ... Continue Reading →
Bitz and Bob

Boat Rocker Sails to MIPTV with 200+ Hours of Content

Global content distributor Boat Rocker Rights is setting course for MIPTV (April 9-11) with a slate of over 200 hours of award-winning kids & family content and factual programming. Boat ... Continue Reading →
Shane the Chef

Milkshake! Sweetens Healthy Eating Menu with ‘Shane the Chef’ & ‘Milkshake! Monkey Bananas About Food’

Channel 5 Milkshake! Is aiming to inspire young UK audiences this spring break (and beyond) to embrace a healthier lifestyle, with two new shows and fresh short-form digital content ... Continue Reading →
Danger Mouse

Boat Rocker Takes FremantleMedia Kids & Family Aboard

Boat Rocker Media has acquired FremantleMedia’s Kids & Family Entertainment division, headquartered in London and with offices in New York and Hong Kong. Effective immediately, ... Continue Reading →
Sarah Muller

Channel 5’s Sarah Muller to Join Sony TV as Kids VP

Channel 5’s children’s programming head, Sarah Muller, has been named VP of UK children’s and youth portfolio at Sony Pictures Television Network (SPTN) starting March of 2018, ... Continue Reading →
Micronauts

Hasbro Plans ‘Micronauts’ Toon for 2019

On the heels of the announcement that Paramount had set a 2020 release date for a movie adaptation — along with a few other things — it was revealed that Hasbro is planning ... Continue Reading →
The Breadwinner

Manchester Animation Fest Gets Buzzing Nov. 14

Having released a rundown of programming highlights for the 2017 edition back in September, organizers of the Manchester Animation Festival are putting on the finishing touches ahead ... Continue Reading →
Pat the Dog

MIP: Fresh Toons, New Deals Lead Up to Cannes Confab

FranceTV Distribution has a couple animated highlights among its diverse MIP slate. First up, a brand-new 3D season of Little Brown Bear, the famous preschool series from Bayard. The ... Continue Reading →
FremantleMedia Kids & Family

BLE: Nelvana Strikes Exclusive UK Agreement with FMK

Nelvana Enterprises, the licensing and merchandising arm of Nelvana, has announced a strategic partnership with FremantleMedia Kids & Family (FMK) to represent its products and ... Continue Reading →
The Breadwinner

Manchester Animation Fest Reveals 2017 Program

The Manchester Animation Festival returns to the city’s HOME venue for the third year in a row November 14-16, 2017, bringing a three-day celebration of the best and brightest ... Continue Reading →