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Global TV News Bytes

+ Magic Light Pictures, the U.K.-based company behind the success of film and licensing properties The Gruffalo and Room on the Groom is building up its operation with two key appointments. ... Continue Reading →
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‘Grojband’ to Rock Cartoon Network in June

Todd Kauffman and Mark Thornton talk to us about their rockin’ new show Grojband, which premieres on Cartoon Network this month. You would think that after working on one of the ... Continue Reading →
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TV News Bytes: ‘Jimmy Two Shoes,’ ‘Ella Bella Bingo’

Jimmy Two Shoes Receives Award of Excellence: Breakthrough Entertainment’s long-running animated series, Jimmy Two Shoes has received the “Award of Excellence for Best Television ... Continue Reading →
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Teletoon Commissions New Season of ‘George’

Jay Ward’s classic animated series George of the Jungle will continue to swing into action thanks to a new season of the show commissioned by Teletoon Canada and produced by Singapore’s ... Continue Reading →
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Zodiak Secures Range of ‘Ranch’ Deals

Zodiak Kids has nabbed a new slew of sales for Tele Images Productions’ The Ranch (26 x 26), which made its market debut at MIP Junior last year. The series, which launched on ... Continue Reading →
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MIPTV: Nelvana Invites ‘Zack’ & ‘Mike’

Corus Entertainment’s Canadian toon studio/distributor Nelvana Enterprises will be hyping two animated series in production at MIPTV this year–the new oddball comedy Zack ... Continue Reading →
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Marathon to Host ‘Totally Spies’ Event in Versailles

The sassy Beverly Hills high school teens of Totally Spies! will spend the summer at the world-famous Palace of Versailles, through a series of unprecedented cross-promotions between ... Continue Reading →
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9 Story’s ‘Camp Lakebottom’ Scores New Sales

9 Story Entertainment’s new children’s animated comedy Camp Lakebottom (26×22’) has been acquired by Canal+ for Canal+Family (France), TELETOON+ (France), ABC (Australia) ... Continue Reading →
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Rovio’s ‘Angry Birds’ Flocks to Teletoon

Canadian cartoon cable channel Teletoon has acquired Angry Birds Toons from Finnish producer Rovio Entertainment for its Saturday morning schedule. The animated birds will land on the ... Continue Reading →
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Mediatoon’s ‘Spirou’ Goes Global

French distributor Mediatoon Distribution has announced a spate of new international broadcasting sales for its 2D animated series Little Spirou (78 x 7). Additionally the Spirou brand ... Continue Reading →