Shout! February Slate Boasts Family Faves

Shout! Factory will be making the most of the year’s shortest month with an assortment of animated releases, including DHX Media’s Slugterra and Hasbro Studios’ Pound ... Continue Reading →

Longtime Animator ‘Lefty’ Callahan, 84, Dies

Oliver Edward “Lefty” Callahan, who had a long career in animation ranging from MGM theatrical shorts to pretty much every show made by Hanna Barbera from the 1960s into ... Continue Reading →

Shout! Factory Teams Up with Canada’s Phase 4

Multiplatform distributor Shout! Factory has appointed Phase 4 Films to handle all non-music distribution duties in Canada. Under the terms of the deal Phase 4 Films will distribute ... Continue Reading →

‘SheZow’ Zooms to Hub, Stirs Controversy

Australian-produced 2D animated series SheZow will be making its U.S. debut this Saturday, June 1 at 12:30 p.m. ET on Hub Network, adding on to the channel’s line-up of action ... Continue Reading →

Hub Launches ‘SheZow,’ ‘Wizards vs. Aliens’ June 1

The Hub will be launching two newly acquired series this summer as the network imports “she-larious” animated comedy SheZow from Oz and live-action hit Wizards vs. Aliens ... Continue Reading →

Netflix & Hasbro Sign Multi-Year Kids Programming Deal

Netflix and Hasbro announced an expanded agreement making two of the new Hasbro Studios shows, Littlest Pet Shop and Kaijudo: Rise of the Duel Masters, available to Netflix members ... Continue Reading →

The Hub Announces Six New Shows

The Hub Network announced a slate of new programming for its 2013-’14 season that includes four new series, two Hub Original Family Movies, and nine returning series. The announcement ... Continue Reading →

The Hub Brings Spielberg’s ‘Animaniacs’ Back

If you’ve been missing the popular Amblin/Warner Bros. animated series Animaniacs since it went off the air in 1999, we have some good news for you. The Hub is bringing the show back ... Continue Reading →

Hub’s ‘Pound Puppies’ Earns Humanitas Prize in Writing

The Hub’s animated series Pound Puppies has received the Humanitas Prize for excellence in writing for children’s television animation. Writer Joe Ansolabehere was honored ... Continue Reading →

Compassionate Creatures Rule on The Hub’s ‘Kaijudo’

Kaijudo, The Hub’s new incarnation of Duel Masters, brings a sense of emotional maturity and artistic integrity to the classic property. It certainly looks like The Hub has quickly ... Continue Reading →