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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 →
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Yahoo U.K. to Debut Animated Queen Elizabeth Spoof

A new animated series inspired by the parody royal twitter account will launch on Yahoo U.K. on November 15. The six-part web series will be called Yes Ma’am and will follow the ... Continue Reading →
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‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ to Shoot in the U.K.

Lucasfilm announced on Friday that production of Star Wars: Episode VII will take place in the United Kingdom. All of the six previous live-action Star Wars movies have included U.K. ... Continue Reading →
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U.K.’s Animation Tax Relief to Launch in April

The U.K. entertainment industry is eagerly awaiting the arrival of April. George Osborne, Britain’s chancellor of the exchequer (equivalent of a treasury secretary) recently pointed ... Continue Reading →
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Animation U.K. Welcomes New U.K. Tax Credits

The U.K. treasury is poised to publish draft legislation on tax breaks for high-end television and animation next week after it was announced that qualifying productions will receive ... Continue Reading →
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U.K. Offers More Info on Animation Tax Break

The U.K. government formally opened its consultation on a proposed tax break program for high-end TV productions, animation projects and video games. The Treasury Secretary George Osborne ... Continue Reading →