Kids' TV veteran Joes Strike, author of AWN's The Miscweant blog, launches a Kickstarter campaign for The Incredible Hare.
Disney's most loyal fans will get a close-up look at an extensive collection of interactive experiences and merchandise at the 2013 D23 Expo, taking place August 9-11 at the Anaheim Convention Center.
Comedy Central descends upon San Diego Comic-Con with a multitude of events, including panels for Workaholics, Ubisoft' South Park video game title, The Stick of Truth, Brickleberry, and Futurama
Hasbro Studios, the Los Angeles-based entertainment division of Hasbro, Inc., announces the renewal of its Australian and New Zealand home entertainment agreement covering the second seasons of Transformers Prime and My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic with Melbourne-based Madman Entertainment.
LMFAO’s Sky Blu teams up with Big Bad University to create a hip-hop remix of the Little Airplane song, “Imagination,” originally performed by Small Potatoes.
Rainbow announces season six of Winx Club as well as licensing initiatives to bring the series to a global audience.
Moonscoop SA, the Paris-based animation house behind such children’s series as Chloe’s Closet and Code Lyoko, enters administration. The U.S.-based Moonscoop LLC, formerly Mike Young Productions, remains a separate entity and is unaffected by the activities of its French counterpart.
Entertainment One’s Peppa Pig wins the top honor of ‘Best Children’s Character 2013’ at Spain’s Festival Internacional de Comunicación Infantil El Chupete.
Imira Entertainment signs a deal with Spain’s Atresmedia Television for Lucky Fred, to air on the children’s entertainment segment, Neox Kidz.
Warner Bros. to present the world premiere of Bugs Bunny at the Symphony at The Hollywood Bowl at 8:00pm on Friday, July 5, and Saturday July 6.
Nickelodeon Animation promotes Megan Casey and Claudia Spinelli to Vice President, Current Series, with the pair reporting to SVP Rich Magallanes.
Fox to preview its Animation Domination High-Def programming bloc, featuring the primetime debuts of Axe Cop and High School USA!, on Sunday, July 21.
Dr. Toon discusses Disney Channel’s controversial crossover Phineas and Ferb – Marvel Super Heroes television special.
Atomic Cartoons and Australia’s Sticky Pictures start production on 26 half-hour episodes of the original animated television comedy series Pirate Express, set for broadcast on Canada’s TELETOON in the fall of 2014 and Nine Network Australia in 2015.
After joining Tiger Aspect in 2001, and working across all the company’s programming, Tom Beattie is appointed the new Head of Animation and Children’s Programming.
Ahead of its North American debut, Universal and Illumination Entertainment’s Despicable Me 2 climbs its way up the international box office chart.
Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel, a first ever crossover television special for Marvel and Disney characters, premieres Friday, August 16 on Disney Channel.
D23 Expo attendees to be among the first to see the film in 3D with special appearances from select filmmakers and stars.
New Adult Swim Funhouse will dazzle and delight series panels for fan favorite shows and 2014 animated series Soundproof Booth will provide fans a sweet escape.
Cartoon Network plans Adventure Time and Regular Show extravaganzas at 2013 San Diego Comic-Con, including an Adventure Time booth featuring a replica of the Ice King’s castle and Regular Show Regular Zone Experience at New Children’s Museum of San Diego, as well as back-to-Back Adventure Time and Regular Show Panels at Hilton Bayfront on Friday, July 19.
Digital distribution company Cinedigm and Mondo Media, the Internet's leading multi-platform distributor of animation for teens and young adults, enter into a strategic content distribution partnership.
Iconic superheroes get stop-motion skewering with the release of Robot Chicken DC Comics Special on Blu-ray and DVD July 9.