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Tartakovsky and Hartman Lift Spirits in Ottawa

We had plenty of sunshine and lots of inspiring panels on the first two days of the Ottawa International Animation Festival and the TV Animation Conference (TAC) held this week in the ... Continue Reading →
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Veteran Producer Saperstein Launches Surprise Bag

Veteran animation and children’s programming producer Frank Saperstein has announced the launch of his new banner, Surprise Bag. Surprise Bag intends to expands into a more diverse ... Continue Reading →
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Cuppa Coffee Plans a Spinoff for ‘Life’s a Zoo’

Toronto-based animation studio Cuppa Coffee (Bruno, Celebrity Deathmatch, Ugly Americans) is planning a spinoff for its stop-motion reality show spoof Life’s a Zoo. The company’s ... Continue Reading →
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Teletoon Adds Host to Fall Premiere Week

Canada’s Teletoon network launches its first hosted block for kids on Thursdays from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. ET/PT. This all-new hosted block debuts on Thursday, September 6 to coincide ... Continue Reading →
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Teletoon Offers 6-Week Preview to Canadian Cable Viewers

Teletoon Canada will offer Canadians free access to Teletoon during the Teletoon Free Preview event, running Aug. 15  to Sept. 30. During this six-week preview, subscribers of participating ... Continue Reading →
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Teletoon Canada Reveals Fall Lineup

Canadian tooncaster Teletoon has revealed its fall programming lineups for its Teletoon, Teletoon at Night, Teletoon Retro, Cartoon Network and Adult Swim channels. Packed full of new ... Continue Reading →
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Iron Man One of Today’s DVD Heroes

Whether you’re a fan of high-tech laser blasters, ancient ninja magic or old fashioned heists, there’s something for everyone in the action department on DVD today. On the cutting ... Continue Reading →
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Cartoon Network/Adult Swim Go Canuck

TELETOON Canada has revealed the Canadian launch schedules for Cartoon Network and its late-night block Adult Swim, which will begin airing in the country Wednesday, July 4. Some of ... Continue Reading →
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Teletoon Renews 9 Story’s ‘Fugget About It’

Teletoon Canada has renewed 9 Story Entertainment’s mobster toon Fugget About It. Thirteen new episodes of the show will be ready for the fall of 2013. Originally developed for the ... Continue Reading →
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Big Bad Boo’s ’1001 Nights’ Flies to New Territories

2012 is shaping up to be a good year for Vancouver-based indie animation house Big Bad Boo. The studio’s 2D animated series 1001 Nights will launch in over 1000 territories globally ... Continue Reading →