Lisa Frank x SpongeBob

Optimistic Icons Collide in Lisa Frank X SpongeBob Collection

Need some color in your life? The eye-popping Lisa Frank brand has teamed up with Nickelodeon’s beloved sea sponge for a new Lisa Frank x SpongeBob collection, available exclusively ... Continue Reading →

‘Rugrats’ Returns in New Nick Series, Live-Action Feature

Fans of classic Nicktoons, rejoice! Viacom’s Nickelodeon and Paramount Pictures brands have announced that iconic kids series Rugrats is relaunching. Tommy, Chuckie, Phil, Lil, Susie ... Continue Reading →

Daily News Bytes: Sunao Katabuchi’s BIAF Trailer, Hulu Nabs Classic ‘Daria’, Return of ‘Castlevania’ & More

Fox Spirits and Demons: China’s Tech Giants Splash Out in Cartoon Arms Race Reuters looks into the ever growing tidal wave of local toon production which is posed to compete with ... Continue Reading →
Pinky Malinky

Nick Serving Up New ‘Pinky Malinky’ Netflix Series

Viacom’s new “studio model” strategy will see Nickelodeon Animation produce a new Pinky Malinky series for Netflix, as the company begins to turn its brands toward developing ... Continue Reading →
Cyma Zarghami

Viacom: Cyma Zarghami Steps Down as Nickelodeon Prez

Viacom has announced that Cyma Zarghami is stepping down as President of Nickelodeon Group, after working at the network for more than 30 years. “Over the course of her career, Cyma ... Continue Reading →

Licensing Expo Highlights Part 2

Read part one here. +      Entertainment One secured a powerful range of partners for its preschool superhero show PJ Masks (on Disney Junior & Disney Channel in the US). Among ... Continue Reading →

Daily News Bytes: Remembering Bhimsain, Phosphene Founder Talks Women in VFX, A Nickelodeon Tour & More

Ace Animator and Filmmaker Bhimsain Dies at 81 Indian animation legend Bhimsain Khurana made his debut in 1970 with The Climb, which won the Silver Hugo at the Chicago Int’l Film ... Continue Reading →
Blade Runner

FMX: Meet ‘Blade Runner’s Rachael, Explore Tunnel AR & Go Commercial

We are (thisclose) to the next FMX conference in Stuttgart (April 24-27), but there’s still new program highlights to explore. Recent additions have been announced for the “Digital ... Continue Reading →
Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson Tags in as New Imira CEO, Sergi Reitg Steps Down

Spain-based global kids and family distribution company Imira Entertainment announces a new Chief Executive Officer is stepping in as the company celebrates all-time top performance. ... Continue Reading →
Chris Savino

Nick Suspends ‘Loud House’ Creator Chris Savino for Harassment Claims

***Content warning: This post mentions sexual harassment. UPDATE 10/19/17: Nickelodeon issued the following statement Thursday - “Chris Savino is no longer working with Nickelodeon. ... Continue Reading →