Global TV News Bytes

+ V&S Entertainment and co-producer JCC have produced a new 24-minute special based on CBeebies’ popular preschool show Everything’s Rosie (recently picked up for a ... Continue Reading →

Hot Discs: ‘Despicable Me 2,’ ‘Futurama,’ ‘Mary Poppins’

Since there are only a couple of weeks left until the holidays, the studios are releasing some of their big titles on DVD and Blu-ray this week. Among the many hot new animated titles ... Continue Reading →

Guru’s ‘Justin Time’ Seals New Home Entertainment Deals

Guru Studio’s popular preschool show Justin Time has landed new home entertainment and music deals in the U.S., Canada, Germany, Austria and German-speaking Switzerland. Cinedigm ... Continue Reading →

New Trailer Arrives for Disney’s ‘Pirate Fairy’

Disneytoon Studio’s 2014 Tinker Bell movie, The Pirate Fairy, has posted a brand new trailer online. The swashbuckling new adventure centers on Zarina (voiced by Christina Hendricks ... Continue Reading →

‘Khumba’ Stampedes to DVD/Blu-ray in Jan.

Millennium Entertainment will release South African studio Triggerfish’s acclaimed animated feature Khumba on DVD and Blu-ray on January 14. The film stars Jake T. Austin (Wizards ... Continue Reading →

‘Winx Club’ Season Five Gets French Debut

Rainbow has kicked off new episodes of the CG-animated season 5 of its hit show Winx Club in France next month with a fantastic competition for fans to win a trip on next year’s ... Continue Reading →

Shout! Factory Teams Up with Canada’s Phase 4

Multiplatform distributor Shout! Factory has appointed Phase 4 Films to handle all non-music distribution duties in Canada. Under the terms of the deal Phase 4 Films will distribute ... Continue Reading →

Sony’s ‘Cloudy 2′ to Debut on Disc on Jan. 28

Sony has unveiled plans for the home entertainment debut of its popular hit Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2. The movie, which has made over $100 million worldwide to date, will ... Continue Reading →

Minions Take Over Manhattan

The team at Universal is doing a fantastic job promoting Despicable Me 2‘s digital HD release this week and the Blu-ray/DVD arrival on December 10. The studio sent the hugely ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Media to Release 2-Disc ‘Accel World’

VIZ Media announced that it will release the 12-episode DVD/Blu-ray of the anime sci-fi fantasy series Accel World on November 26. The new 2-disc set is rated ‘TV-14,’ and ... Continue Reading →