DHX Scores New Commissions for Three Toons

DHX Media is heading into the MIPTV market flush with new commissions for three of its animated series: Chuck’s Choice has been commissioned by YTV Canada, and has already been licensed ... Continue Reading →

Spacetoon, ALC Secure MENA Deals

Ahead of MIPTV, Arabic language free-to-air kids’ channel Spacetoon — available in 22 countries with a 130 million viewer reach — and its licensing arm ALC have announced ... Continue Reading →

Mondo TV Announces MIPTV Toon Slate

Leading European producer-distributor Mondo TV will be bringing a strong slate of animated content to the MIPTV market in Cannes next month. These include forthcoming co-productions ... Continue Reading →

Gruppo Alcuni to Feature ‘Mini Pet Pals’ at MIPTV

Italian producer Gruppo Alcuni will be attending MIPTV in Cannes next month with a hefty catalog of animated series, including new preschool show Mini Pet Pals — a prequel series ... Continue Reading →

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David O’Reilly Talks Creative Career, Atypical Animation at Penny Stamps CG animation and videogames maverick spent St. Patrick’s Day reflecting on his career in Michigan ... Continue Reading →

SuperProd Toons Up Ringo Starr’s ‘Octopus’s Garden’

French animation developer and producer SuperProd is teaming up with Simon & Schuster, Universal Music Publishing and Startling Music for a TV adaptation of the book Octopus’s ... Continue Reading →

ZDF Taking Trio of Toons to MIPTV

ZDF Enterprises has announced its programming lineup for the 2016 MIPTV market next month. Among weight European dramas and upbeat format offerings, the company will be promoting three ... Continue Reading →

9 Story Inks Trio of U.K. Deals

9 Story Media Group has licensed three of its hit animated kids shows to different U.K. broadcasters, ahead of its planned attendance at the 2016 MIPTV market. Turner Broadcasting’s ... Continue Reading →

‘We’re Going on a Bear Hunt’ Snags Broadcast Partners

Lupus Films’ latest hand-drawn animated special We’re Going on a Bear Hunt is setting its sights overseas with the addition of four key broadcasting partners. Produced with Walker ... Continue Reading →

Deadline Extended: MIPTV Cartoons at Cannes Guide

The MIPTV content market in Cannes is just around the corner, and over on the print side of Animation Magazine we are busily preparing the April issue which will be distributed to all ... Continue Reading →