The Amazing World of Gumball

‘Revolting Rhymes’, ‘Gumball’ & More Score 2018 British Animation Awards

The winners of the 2018 British Animation Awards were revealed Thursday night in a ceremony laced with surprises, held at London’s BFI Southbank and hosted by comedian-actor Miles ... Continue Reading →
Luo Bao Bei

TV Sales Bytes: Toons on the Move!

9 Story Distribution International licensed its new animated series Luo Bao Bei (52 x 11’) to ABC KIDS in Australia, which has picked up both English and Mandarin versions and premiered ... Continue Reading →
Sarah Muller

Channel 5’s Sarah Muller to Join Sony TV as Kids VP

Channel 5’s children’s programming head, Sarah Muller, has been named VP of UK children’s and youth portfolio at Sony Pictures Television Network (SPTN) starting March of 2018, ... Continue Reading →
toonami-150

Turner’s Toonami Finds Africa Pay TV Home

Turner Broadcasting will launch its international superhero-centric animation outlet Toonami in Africa on June 1, with pay TV network Kwesé TV picking it up for English-language markets ... Continue Reading →
hello-maestro-150

Procidis Shops ‘Once Upon a Time…Life’ Around MENA

French indie animation studio Procidis has secured a raft of sales for the new updated version of its evergreen edutainment series Once Upon a Time…Life (26 x 26), an offshoot ... Continue Reading →
hulu-150

‘Powerpuff Girls’ Blasts off to Hulu

Hulu as picked up exclusive streaming VOD rights for Cartoon Network’s entire The Powerpuff Girls franchise in a new multi-year deal encompassing both the original series and this ... Continue Reading →
boomerang-150

Turner’s Boomerang Takes Aim at Taiwan

Turner’s global brand Boomerang, a companion kids’ channel to Cartoon Network, is now available in Taiwan for the first time. The territory expansion brings an additional 1.6 million ... Continue Reading →
daily-news-bytes-150

Daily News Bytes

VIDEO: HINGE “The Dating Apocalypse” from the STUDIO Mary Nittolo and her 18-person team at the STUDIO deliver a new campaign for the dating app with a dismal dating carnival ... Continue Reading →
Clay Martin Croker

Animator & Voice Actor Clay Martin Croker Dies at 54

Adult Swim animator and voice actor C. Martin Croker, best known for playing disgruntled pseudo-villains Zorak and Moltar on animated talk show spoof Space Ghost Coast to Coast, has ... Continue Reading →
adult-swim-150

Adult Swim Slates Multi-Platform Programming

Turner’s Adult Swim — basic cable’s No. 1 destination for millennials for over 10 years — is evolving yet again, announce two new slates of programming in advance of ... Continue Reading →