Katie Eary for The Powerpuff Girls

Titanic NY Toy Fair & Licensing Round-Up!

Read on for animated highlights from the world of licensing & merchandising, fashion, fun and collectibles from New York Toy Fair 2018 and beyond. JAKKS Pacific Reveals 2018 Lineup Nickelodeon: Shimmer ... Continue Reading →
Batman Ninja

Bats to the Past: WB Dates & Trailers English Dub of ‘Batman Ninja’

After creating a stir with the original Japanese trailer, fans can now check out the English-language spot for the fantastical new feature-length home video release Batman Ninja. The ... Continue Reading →
SpongeBob SquarePants

Nickelodeon Plans Celeb-Filled ‘SpongeBob’ Celebration

A weeklong Valentine to everyone’s favorite Bikini Bottom-dweller will kick off Monday, February 12 when Nickelodeon launches “I ❤ SpongeBob.” The programming event will celebrate ... Continue Reading →
Muppet Babies

Jenny Slate Pulls Up Her Stockings to Voice ‘Muppet Babies’ Nanny

Actor-comedian Jenny Slate has been announced as the voice of iconic cartoon caretaker Miss Nanny in Disney Junior’s CG reimagining of Muppet Babies, premiering in March on Disney ... Continue Reading →
SpongeBob SquarePants

Alpha Group Named Global Master Toy for ‘SpongeBob’

Nickelodeon has tapped The Alpha Group LLC — a wholly owned subsidiary of major Asian animation, toy and entertainment player Alpha — as global master toy partner for the ... Continue Reading →
Marc Stephenson & Leah Mallen

Leah Mallen, Marc Stephenson Launch All In Pictures

Vancouver-based producers Marc Stephenson (The F Word, The Burning Feeling) and Leah Mallen (Coast Modern, Camera Shy) have combined their decades of development and production experience ... Continue Reading →
Nora Twomey

Nora Twomey, Floyd Norman, ‘Coco’ Star Among Annie Presenters

ASIFA-Hollywood has announced the presenters for Saturday’s 45th Annie Awards at UCLA’s Royce Hall. These include actress Wendie Malick, Coco star Anthony Gonzalez (voice ... Continue Reading →
The Shape of Water

‘Shape of Water,’ ‘Coco’ Win PGA Film & Animation Awards

The Producers Guild of America held its 29th annual Producers Guild Awards on Saturday night, bestowing the prestigious Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical ... Continue Reading →
Blaze and the Monster Machines

Nickelodeon Teams with Wise Toys for Tooned-Up AR & Apps

Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products and Wise Toys, Ltd. announced Friday a new global, multi-property merchandise agreement (excluding US territories) for three of the latter’s ... Continue Reading →
Unikitty!

‘Unikitty’ Is Pink, Positive and Purr-fectly Tooned

There’s a whole lot of pink sparkle coming to Cartoon Network’s Friday lineup this month. That’s because Warner Bros. Animation has delivered the awesome new show Unikitty! to ... Continue Reading →