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‘Simpsons’ Takes Top Toon Honor at WGA Awards

The winners of the 2014 Writers Guild of America Awards have finally been unveiled, and The Simpsons has snapped the top Animation prize in an all Matt Groening competition which pitted ... Continue Reading →
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New ‘Star Wars Rebels’ Character: Chopper

A lazy, cranky but goodhearted droid named Chopper has been revealed as one of the characters in the upcoming Disney animated series Star Wars Rebels. “If Artoo is the family ... Continue Reading →
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Sheriff Callie Saves the Day!

Disney Junior’s delightful new preschool show introduces a great cast of eccentric Western characters, while teaching young’uns ... Continue Reading →
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Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup Fly Again!

Cartoon Network serves up a CG-animated special featuring the beloved, saucer-eyed crimebusters known as the Powerpuff Girls. It’s tough to believe that it’s been 15 years ... Continue Reading →
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Disney Jr. Orders More ‘Sofia,’ ‘McStuffins’ and ‘Jake’

Disney Junior, has ordered new seasons of its hits animated series Sofia the First, Doc McStuffins and Jake and the Never Land Pirates. The highly rated Sofia the First, which follows ... Continue Reading →
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New Disney Channel Pic to Follow Villains’ Kids

Disney Channel is developing a new live-action adventure comedy about the progeny of some of the studio’s famous villains. The pic, which is titled Descendents centers on a modern-day ... Continue Reading →
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Global TV News Bytes

+ Entertainment One has secured a raft of new broadcast and licensing deals in Latin America for its hit preschool show Peppa Pig, which has found success in the territory since launching ... Continue Reading →
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Season 3 of Disney’s ‘Jake’ Takes Off in Jan.

Season three of Disney Junior’s Emmy-nominated animated series Jake and the Never Land Pirates is set to premiere on Friday, January 3, on Disney Channel at 8:30 a.m. and Disney ... Continue Reading →
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Exclusive Clips: Disney’s ‘Wander Over Yonder,’ ‘Agents of S.M.A.S.H.’

The kind folks over at Disney Channel have a couple special treats for us today: an exclusive clip from tonight’s episode of Wander Over Yonder guest-starring Aziz Ansari, and ... Continue Reading →
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Miyazaki’s ‘The Wind Rises’ Wins N.Y. Critics’ Prize

The New York Film Critics Circle has selected Hayao Miyazaki’s The Wind Rises as the Best Animated Movie of the Year. The Circle is well known for being one of the earliest groups ... Continue Reading →