M4e Deal Brings ‘Wissper’ to Nick Jr. in the U.S.

Wissper is coming next year to Nick Jr. viewers in the United States under a deal struck between the broadcaster and German brand management and media company m4e AG, which is co-producing ... Continue Reading →

Milkshake Dishes Up ‘Shane the Chef’

Channel 5 has commissioned a new CG animated series called Shane the Chef for its Milkshake programming block. Produced by HoHo Entertainment (Cloudbabies, Abadas), the 52 x 11 preschool ... Continue Reading →
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Emily Whinnett Appointed VP Creative for Cake

London-based Cake has appointed Chapman Entertainment’s former director of production & development Emily Whinnett as its new VP – Creative. Whinnett will work closely ... Continue Reading →

HIT Greenlights Second Season of New ‘Bob the Builder’

HIT Entertainment, a subsidiary of Mattel, Inc., has greenlit a second season plus a 60-minute special for its new CG-animated Bob the Builder series. The 52 x 11 season 2 package is ... Continue Reading →

Channel 5 Leads Zodiak’s ‘Zack’ Deals

Zodiak Kids announced that Channel 5 in the United Kingdom has acquired all 52 x 11′ episodes of its new children’s show Zack & Quack and will debut the series on its ... Continue Reading →

Monster Launches ‘Pip Ahoy!’ at MIP

Monster Entertainment is launching at MIPTV the animated children’s series Pip Ahoy! The series is created and produced by CHF Entertainment, a new incarnation of the iconic British ... Continue Reading →

Nick Picks ‘Wanda and the Alien’

International kids’ content distributor CAKE has inked a deal with Nickelodeon to broadcast the new animated preschool series Wanda and the Alien (52 x 10) on over 70 Nickelodeon ... Continue Reading →

U.K., France Top Cartoon Tributes Noms

Fifteen European companies will share the spotlight at the upcoming Cartoon Tributes, whose awards recognize broadcasters, investors and distributor; and producers that have contributed ... Continue Reading →

TV Bytes: Tickety Toc, Pet Pals & Dukes of Broxstonia

Sticky’s Dukes of Bröxstônia Premieres On ABC3: Sticky Pictures acclaimed animated series the Dukes of Bröxstônia will kick off its third season on Australia’s ABC3. The seven-minute, ... Continue Reading →

TV Bytes: Calimero, Pac-Man & Bubble Guppies

As international companies gear up for the MIP-TV market in France next month, we are getting bombarded with news about about global franchises. Here are today’s latest TV toon newsmakers: UK ... Continue Reading →