MIPCOM: Deals for ‘Rock Angels,’ Mattel, ‘Yoko,’ And More

MIPCOM has had its share of difficulties this year with flooding forcing the cancellation of the opening-night red carpet screening, but with that behind it the event is seeing plenty ... Continue Reading →

Web Content Launches DC Super Hero Girls

DC Entertainment, Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Mattel launched this week the DC Super Hero Girls initiative, which includes the first in a series of animated digital shorts. Titled ... Continue Reading →

DHX Unveils Channel Rebrands

DHX Television has revealed the results of its previously announced plans to extend the Family Channel brand to three of its other children’s entertainment outlets. The rebranded ... Continue Reading →
Margaret M. Dean

Marge Dean Tapped as GM for Stoopid Buddy

Daytime Emmy-award winning entertainment executive Margaret M. Dean (Back at the Barnyard, The Ricky Gervais Show, Scooby-Doo and the Legend of the Vampire) has joined animation house ... Continue Reading →

New-Look ‘Bob the Builder’ Set for PBS, YouTube

Bob the Builder will return to PBS in November with a brand-new look for Bob, updated CG animation and a new character for young viewers to admire, Wendy, voiced by Downton Abbey’s ... Continue Reading →

Netflix Lineup Boasts New Toons, Third ‘BoJack’ Order

Leading internet TV network Netflix has announced premiere dates, new series and specials to be available globally in all its territories in the near future. Among these are a new grownup ... Continue Reading →

Only Days Left for Animation Summit Early Bird Tickets

It’s time to grab tickets for the 2015 World Animation and VFX Summit, as early bird ticket rates end June 30th. Purchase tickets through animag.eventbrite.com and join some of ... Continue Reading →
Federico San Martin

Federico San Martin Named Licensing VP for Henson

Federico San Martin has been hired on as Vice President of Global Consumer Products for The Jim Henson Company. The appointment was announced by President & COO Peter Schube, to ... Continue Reading →
Brad Woods

VIZ Names Brad Woods Chief Marketing Officer

VIZ Media has appointed Brad Woods to the role of Chief Marketing Officer. The seasoned entertainment exec will be responsible for developing a range of marketing and product strategies ... Continue Reading →

Disney XD Canada to Air ‘Team Hot Wheels’ Specials

Team Hot Wheels is racing to Disney XD Canada with a pair of specials set to premiere this month on the network. The first special is Team Hot Wheels: Origin of Awesome, which airs ... Continue Reading →