The Highway Rat

Cape Town Animation Fest Lines Up Local & International Speakers

Celebrated creative minds and experienced executives from the global industry will be assembling in South Africa next month, when Animation SA presents the seventh annual Cape Town ... Continue Reading →
Flora of the Forest

Yeti Farm, Emmy Winner Scott Cameron Board ‘Flora of the Forest’

Bejuba! Entertainment and Koko Rose Media have partnered with Canadian studio Yeti Farm and Emmy Award-winning writer/producer Scott Cameron on their animated preschool series Flora ... Continue Reading →

Daily News Bytes: ‘Black Panther’ BTS Featurette, ‘Game of Thrones’ S8 in 2019, Cartoon Saloon Success & More

‘Game of Thrones’ Season 8 Coming in 2019 It’s official, the final season of the super smash-hit fantasy epic based on George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire has been pushed ... Continue Reading →
Peppa Pig "Father Christmas"

‘Peppa Pig’ Gets New Holiday “Peppasode,” Heads to Germany

Kids’ favorite toon on trotters is busy as ever! The latest news is that young viewers and their families should tune in to the Nick Jr. preschool block on December 22 at 12:30 p.m. ... Continue Reading →

British Academy Children’s Awards 2017 Nominees Revealed

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has announced the nominations for this year’s British Academy Children’s Awards. The awards will be presented at a ceremony ... Continue Reading →
Cartoon Forum

Cartoon Forum News: E.U. Support Plan and 2017 Honorees

A new E.U. Preferential Animation Support Plan was announced this week at the Cartoon Forum in Toulouse, France. The new program zeroes in on the promotion, financing and retaining ... Continue Reading →
Peppa Pig

eOne Scores International Deals for ‘Peppa Pig,’ ‘PJ Masks’

Entertainment One continues to grow popular animated preschool properties Peppa Pig and PJ Masks both on-air and at retail with new international partnerships. Recent highlights include ... Continue Reading →
SpongeBob SquarePants

New Kidz Global Study: SpongeBob, Peppa Pig, Doraemon Among Top Toons

LIMA has released its bi-annual Kidz Global Study, providing a snapshot of children’s favorite brands and characters across more than 40 countries. Calculated from consumer surveys ... Continue Reading →
PJ Masks

eOne Sends ‘PJ Masks’ to Australian TV & Shops

Entertainment One has signed a new free to air broadcast partner for its popular preschool superhero show PJ Masks in Australia. The series will make a new home on ABC Kids, starting ... Continue Reading →

Daily News Bytes

+ Family Guy paid tribute to the late Adam West with a repeat airing Sunday night of a recent episode featuring his character, Mayor West, winning an auction for a medieval-themed restaurant. ... Continue Reading →