Zoland Animation, MEI Group Create 1st Chinese Kids’ OTT Zokast

Zhejiang Zhongnan Animation Co. Ltd. (Zoland Animation) has partnered with France’s M.E.I. Group to launch ZOKAST KIDS.TV, a new SVOD platform catering to children of all ages. ... Continue Reading →

Daily News Bytes: IDW Uncovers ‘Powerpuff’ Comics, ‘Lupin III’ Tix on Sale, ‘Aladdin’ Casting & More!

IDW Publishing Reveals ‘Powerpuff Girls: The Bureau of Bad’ #1 Covers In the upcoming three-part story from show and comics writers Haley Mancini & Jake Goldman, the ... Continue Reading →

Daily News Bytes: Ice King Gets Crated, ‘Dahufa’ Causes a Stir, the Rise of Rooster Teeth & More

Cartoon Network, Loot Crate Offer Exclusive ‘Adventure Time’ Figure The August “Kingdom” themed crate will include a heart-melting “Nice King & Gunter” ... Continue Reading →

Disney Takes Over BAMTech, Plans New OTT Services

The Walt Disney Company is acquiring majority ownership of direct-to-consumer streaming specialist BAMTech, with plans to introduce new OTT services which will include an exclusive ... Continue Reading →
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2 Animated Pitches Among ComedyPRO Just For Laughs Winners

Two animated series concepts won over the judges of the 2017 Just For Laughs pitch competition in Canada, which this year comprised two separate programs: the CBC Comedy Originals Pitch ... Continue Reading →
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir

‘Miraculous’ Jumps to 75M US Homes with KidsClick

Zag America has expanded its broadcast reach with the premiere of its hit superhero animation Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir season 1 on Sinclair Broadcast Group’s ... Continue Reading →

Kid Genius Cartoon Channel Expands to 42M US Homes

Genius Brands International has partnered with multi-platform video distribution company Future Today, Inc. to deliver the Kids Genius Cartoon Channel to an additional 20 million homes, ... Continue Reading →

Toei Animation Joins Tubi TV Streaming

Toei Animation Inc. has signed a deal with US digital network Tubi TV to bring several of its top animated properties to the streaming platform. The AVOD service is available via mobile ... Continue Reading →

Daily News Bytes

Sumner Redstone Agrees to Meet with Granddaughter in Court Settlement The roiling chaos at Viacom seems to be cooling to a simmer, with corporate patriarch agreeing to a face-to-face ... Continue Reading →