Int’l Emmy Kids Nominees, Short Form Category Announced

At a MIPCOM press event on Monday, the nominees for the International Emmy Kids Awards were announced by the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, totally 28 nominees ... Continue Reading →

TVO Kids Greenlights ’16 Hudson’ from Big Bad Boo

Vancouver-based Big Bad Boo Studios (1001 Nights, Lili & Lola) in partnership with TVO Kids has OKed production on a new original animated series, 16 Hudson. The first 39 x 7 season ... Continue Reading →

GKIDS Heads to Exec Produce ‘Breadwinner’

New York-based animation distributor GKIDS announces that CEO/Founder Eric Beckman and SVP of Distribution David Jesteadt will executive produce — along with Angelina Jolie Pitt ... Continue Reading →

Emmy Kids Awards Winners Celebrated in Cannes

The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences presented the fourth annual International Emmy Kids Awards in Cannes during a special ceremony held in conjunction with the ... Continue Reading →

‘Chop Chop Ninja’ Series Gets Greenlight

Montreal-based Sardine Productions and Gamerizon Studio have struck a deal with Corus Entertainment’s Teletoon in Canada to produce Chop Chop Ninja (40 x 11) — an animated action/comedy ... Continue Reading →

‘Nerds and Monsters’ Returns to YTV

Vancouver studio Slap Happy Cartoons announces that the second season of its animated comedy series Nerds and Monsters will premiere on Corus Entertainment’s YTV on Saturday, January ... Continue Reading →

Sardine, Radio-Canada Announce ‘Leon’ Season 3

Montreal’s Sardine Productions, in partnership with Societe Radio-Canada, has announced a third season of its popular TV toon Leon. The new installment brings the episode total to ... Continue Reading →

MIPJunior Adds ‘Future of Kids TV’ Summit

MIPJunior will present its first Future of Kids TV Summit during MIPTV 2014, bringing together in Cannes 80 creative strategists from the children’s entertainment sector to address ... Continue Reading →

Intl. Emmy Kids Awards Set for Feb. 10 in N.Y.

The second edition of the International Emmy Kids Awards will take place Feb. 10 at Pier 60, Chelsea Piers, in New York City. The nominees in the Kids Animation category are: • ... Continue Reading →

Nerd Corps.’ ‘Kate and Mim-Mim’ Scores More Sales

Canadian studio Nerd Corps has announced new sales for its first original preschool show Kate and Mim-Mim to Knowledge Network and BBC Kids. The 52 x 11 series will debut on both outlets ... Continue Reading →