Nick’s Marjorie Cohn to Lead DreamWorks TV

DreamWorks Animation announced the hiring of longtime Nickelodeon Marjorie Cohn as head of its TV division. The 26-year Nick veteran will oversee the development and production of 1,200 ... Continue Reading →

Nick and Activision Sign Multi-Year SpongeBob Deal

Nickelodeon and Activision Publishing (a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard) have announced a new global, multi-year agreement to develop and publish video games featuring ... Continue Reading →

Disney Plans ‘Wander Over Yonder’ Roll-Out

Disney Channel’s upcoming intergalactic comedy toon Wander Over Yonder—the latest from Emmy-winning producer/series creator Craig McCracken (Foster’s Home for Imaginary ... Continue Reading →

Here’s Your 4-Day Comic-Con Planner

Over the weekend, the full four-day schedule for Comic-Con in San Deigo was released. Here are some of the main highlights, broken down by movie-related and TV-centric programs: FEATURES THURSDAY, ... Continue Reading →

Nick Promotes Megan Casey, Claudia Spinelli

Nickelodeon Animation has made two major promotions for its Stateside operations, SVP of current series Rich Magallanes announced today. Megan Casey, executive in charge of Teenage ... Continue Reading →

Disney Channel Provides New ‘Mickey Mouse’ Details

Mickey Mouse is ready for his major comeback. On Friday, June 28 at 8:30 p.m., Disney Channel will debut a new 2D-animated short featuring the studio’s classic icon. Two other ... Continue Reading →

Five Questions for Three Story Editors

When running a cartoon series writing team, every story editor has his/her own style. Here, three members of the writers’ group Baboon Animation discuss their approaches.       Peter ... Continue Reading →

Nick Launches City-Building ‘SpongeBob’ App

Fans of Nickelodeon’s hit 2D toon SpongeBob SquarePants, now in its 14th year on air, will get to experience the show’s undersea world in a brand new way with the new city-building ... Continue Reading →

Amazon and Viacom Strike Streaming Deal

Amazon has announced a spate of new content acquired for its Prime Instant Video streaming service, many of which are children’s series from Viacom’s family of networks ... Continue Reading →

Nick’s ‘Sanjay and Craig’ Grabs 3.6 Million Viewers

Nick is back! The kids’ cabler’s new animated series Sanjay and Craig managed to bring in 3.6 million total viewers for its Saturday, May 24, premiere, driving double-digit ... Continue Reading →