SLR Greenlights ‘Captain Flinn’ Series

Australia’s SLR Productions has greenlit production of a new 52 x 11 animated series, Captain Flinn and The Pirate Dinosaurs, with local broadcast partner Nine Network and international ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Digital Announces Lineup for Transmedia Event

Cartoon Masters’ Digital and Transmedia event has announced its slate of seminars and speakers for the upcoming edition, which takes place in Munich, Germany, June 25-27. Focusing ... Continue Reading →

Global TV News Bytes: ‘Lalaloopsy’, Imira’s Hot Slate

Lalaoopsy Lands on Treehouse: MGA and Corus Entertainment’s new animated series Lalaloopsy is set to premiere on Canada’s preschool network Treehouse on Saturday, May 4 at 8 a.m. The ... Continue Reading →

TV Bytes: Horrid Henry, Figaro Pho

The pre-MIP-TV deluge of toon TV sales news continues to trickle in, with big deals being announced by Novel Entertainment, Chocolate Liberation Front in advance of the mega market ... Continue Reading →

Calon & Telegael Co-produce 2nd Season of ‘Igam Ogam’

Irish company Telegael has set up a brand new stop motion studio, Beochan, in Casla in Connemara to create the second series of  the prehistoric pre-school animation Igam Ogam for ... Continue Reading →

Imira Signs Raft of Pre-NATPE Deals

Spanish production and distribution company Imira Entertainment has made a host of sales expanding its reach in Latin America ahead of the NATPE market. “Imira is going into NATPE ... Continue Reading →

Home Plate Ent. Launches New Distribution Shingle

L.A.-based Home Plate Entertainment has formed a new distribution division, under the Home Plate Entertainment Distribution Alliance, announced studio CEO Bill Schultz at the MIPCOM ... Continue Reading →

‘Julius Jr.’ Tops MIP Jr. Most-Screened List

MarVista Entertainment’s animated preschool series Julius Jr. was the most-screened series at this year’s MIPJunior market in France (Oct. 6-7). Produced by Saban Brands ... Continue Reading →

Spain’s Imira Touts a Strong Sales Period

Barcelona-based Imira Entertainment has signed a raft of sales in Spain from its library of third-party content. RTVE has acquired two shows including live action tween-skewed series ... Continue Reading →

Imira’s Toons Take Over Latin America

Barcelona-based Imira Entertainment has sold over 200 hours of its animated shows to Latin America and Spanish-speaking U.S. networks. In pan-Latin America deals, Pay TV channel Yups ... Continue Reading →