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CRTC Approves Corus Ent.’s Purchase of Teletoon

The Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission has given its approval for Corus Entertainment to buy Astral Media’s half ownership in Teletoon, says The Brandon ... Continue Reading →
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Technicolor’s ‘Atomic Puppet’ to Air on Disney XD

Technicolor and Canada’s Mercury Filmworks are partnering with Gaumont Animation to co-develop and co-produce the animated comedy television series, Atomic Puppet, which will ... Continue Reading →
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‘Packages from Planet X’ Celebrates Early ‘Pranksgiving’

Disney XD is serving up a special Pranksgiving episode of its news series Packages from Planet X on Monday (Nov. 4). The new prank-themed show finds Dan receiving a package that allows ... Continue Reading →
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Toronto’s Cuppa Coffee Sells Toons to Hulu, Amazon

Canadian animation studio Cuppa Coffee Studios has sold a slate of shows to Hulu and Amazon. Among the titles which will be available for streaming are Tigga and Togga, Nerdland, A ... Continue Reading →
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Global TV News Bytes

+ Foothill Entertainment, along with co-producers Moody Street Kids and Gallus Entertainment, has announced a new partnership with Mike and Liz Young’s Moonscoop Entertainment ... Continue Reading →
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New ‘Totally Spies!’ Hit North America Shelves

Zodiak Kids and its North American DVD partner Cinedigm have released the first-ever Totally Spies! DVDs in the U.S. and Canada. The premiere two-volume set of Season 1, Top Secret ... Continue Reading →
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Sardine and Gamerizon Get Ready for ‘Ninja Challenge’

Montreal-based Sardine Productions and co-producers Gamerizon Studio have signed a production deal with TELETOON Canada Inc. to produce the new animated series Chop Chop Ninja Challenge, ... Continue Reading →
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TV Helmer Sues For ‘Johnny Test’ Credit

A veteran live-action TV drama director is suing his former partner over being denied credit and compensation as the co-creator of the animated series Johnny Test. David Straiton, whose ... Continue Reading →
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TAC Reinvents Itself for 10-Year Anniversary

TAC, The Animation Conference, has undergone some big changes for its 10th anniversary this year including a new vision, a new venue and an additional day. This year’s conference ... Continue Reading →
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Teletoon Announces Jam-Packed Fall Lineup

Canada’s Teletoon has announced its eclectic slate of new and returning shows for the fall season, which kicks off on September 2: “Teletoon Canada’s comedy-filled ... Continue Reading →