Production Starts on China-N.Z. Co-Pro Feature ‘Beast of Burden’

Animated feature Beast of Burden — a China-New Zealand co-production — begins production this month. Producing the film are China Film Animation, part of state-owned China Film ... Continue Reading →

First Digital Nick Series ‘Welcome to the Wayne’ Greenlit for TV

Nickelodeon has put in a 20-episode production order for comedy-adventure toon Welcome to the Wayne, making it the network’s first digital short-form series to be greenlit for television ... Continue Reading →

Fast Starter

All Hail King Julien All Hail King Julien TurboFAST The Adventures of Puss in ... Continue Reading →

Breaking the Rules

Chowder creator C.H. Greenblatt explains how his new Nickelodeon series Harvey Beaks took flight. Carl H. Greenblatt, best known for his work on shows like SpongeBob SquarePants and ... Continue Reading →

Powerhouse Animation Expands in Austin

Powerhouse Animation, one of the largest toon production studios in Texas, is growing its operations with a new 9,000 square foot office at Austin’s North MoPac Expressway. Specializing ... Continue Reading →

August, Synergy Open Manila Studio

August Media (Singapore) and Synergy Media (The Philippines) have teamed up to open a new animation studio in Manila. The joint venture, ASI Studios, represents a rebranding/reconfiguration ... Continue Reading →

Sunday Series Premiere set for ‘Harvey Beaks’; New Seasons for ‘China IL,’ ‘Breadwinners’

It’s a busy weekend of TV watching for animation fans, with Nickelodeon set to premiere its new animated comedy series Harvey Beaks, and season premieres set for original animated ... Continue Reading →

Corus Ent. Nabs Nick Content Rights for Canada

Corus Entertainment and Viacom Int’l Media Networks’ Nickelodeon have broadened their partnership with a new long-term agreement granting Corus exclusive rights to all of ... Continue Reading →

PGS Secures Further ‘Iron Man’ Sales

PGS Entertainment has inked a number of global media licensing deals for Iron Man: Armored Adventures (52 x 30). The CG-animated adventure series produced by Method Animation, DG Entertainment ... Continue Reading →