Take It Easy Mike

CAKE Inks Int’l Boomerang Deal for TeamTO’s ‘Take It Easy Mike’

Kids entertainment specialist CAKE announces an agreement which will see French-produced slapstick CG comedy Take It Easy Mike air internationally on Turner’s Boomerang (as well as ... Continue Reading →

Gary Finnegan Named VP Programming Strategy for DHX Media

Canada’s DHX Television has appointed industry vet Gary Finnegan as its new Vice President of Programming Strategy. Based in Toronto, he will be providing direction and guidance for ... Continue Reading →

Superights Finds New Homes for ‘Pat the Dog’

Animated comedy series Pat the Dog (78 x 7) has been “adopted” into new broadcast homes following its launch at last year’s MIP Junior market, where it ranked No. 3 out of over ... Continue Reading →
Vishal Dembla

Vishal Dembla Appointed VP & GM for Turner SE Asia

Turner Asia Pacific has appointed Vishal Dembla as Vice President and General Manager of its newly established Southeast Asia division. Based in Singapore, Dembla will be tasked with ... Continue Reading →
Mark Eyers

Turner Brands on Top in APAC

Turner’s children’s brands in Asia Pacific — Cartoon Network, Boomerang, POGO and Toonami — combined forces over the last year to create the region’s No. ... Continue Reading →

Daily News Bytes

Jamie Foxx May Star in a R-Rated Jim Henson Puppet Movie The Oscar-winning actor is reportedly in early talks to play the lead in The Happytime Murders. Former FEN Execs Launch StoryArc ... Continue Reading →
Mark Eyers

Mark Eyers Upped to SVP Turner Asia Pacific

Turner International has promoted kids’ chief content officer Mark Eyers to Senior Vice President of its Asia Pacific division. The core of Eyers’ new duties will be to ... Continue Reading →

Turner Taps WB Animation to Fill Revamped Boomerang Pipeline

Turner Broadcasting and Warner Bros. announced a global agreement to strengthen the pipeline of original content being developed for the recently rebranded Boomerang. The agreement ... Continue Reading →

Turner Launches Toonami in India

Turner Broadcasting has announced a dedicated Toonami channel chock-full of high-octane animated action for kids and families across India. The 24-hour programming will include global ... Continue Reading →
Vishnu Athreya

Vishnu Athreya Named VP of Program Scheduling at CN

Cartoon Network’s chief content officer Rob Sorcher announced that the channel will be shipping in one of their top programming directors from Hong Kong and installing Vishnu ... Continue Reading →