Turner Broadcasting announces that it has commissioned a third season of acclaimed hit series, “The Amazing World of Gumball.”
Everybody knows that Moe Howard, as well as his cohorts Curly, Shemp and Larry, were creative geniuses. But not so many know that Moe’s son-in-law, Norman Maurer, was a genius in his own right.
Ludorum plc announces that it has secured an acquisition from the BBC’s CBeebies Channel for a fourth series of the pre-school hit, “Chuggington.”
New children’s properties, “Power Rangers Megaforce,” “Julius Jr.” and “Digimon Fusion,” continue to grow the company’s brand portfolio.
Foothill Entertainment and its U.K.-based affiliate, Foothill Europe, reveal plans for MIPCOM and MIPCOM Junior.
Jillianne Reinseth joins the ranks at Nerd Corps Entertainment as Vice President of Creative Affairs.
Toon Boom Animation and Bento Box Entertainment (BBE) combine their expertise to develop an exclusive and state-of-the-art digital animation production pipeline uniquely designed for Bento Box’s production on prime-time animated television series.
Aiming to boost North American audience exposure for its animated children’s series Ben and Izzy, RGH Entertainment enters into a content partnership with Ameba.
Technicolor enteres into an agreement with Canada’s Mercury Filmworks to co-develop and co-produce the animated children’s television series, “Atomic Puppet.”
French production unit Moi J’aime la television secures distributor and presale for brand-new live-action series with lots of animated special effects.
Cartoon Network is available to Bell Satellite TV and Bell FIBE TV subscribers in Standard and High Definition; Cartoon Network Free Preview available to Bell subscribers until December 31, 2012.
SumOfUs has launched an online petition calling for Disney to "Stop using your children's characters to promote dangerous body images."
Imira Entertainment sees further success for its show “Lucky Fred,” adding new broadcasters as the property continues its global roll out.
Saban Brands to debut new Digimon Fusion season at MIPCOM; MarVista Entertainment to manage international distribution beyond Asia.
Brain Power Studio wins a second season commission from Canada’s CBC for animated/live-action preschool series “Fuzzy Tales.”
Content creation company marblemedia announces its partnership with Frank Saperstein (“The Ren & Stimpy Show,” “Pee-wee’s Playhouse”) and Surprise Bag Inc. to develop new animated comedy projects.
Studio 100 and Little Airplane Productions announce plans to develop and co-produce a new animated pre-school series based on the highly successful puppet-based TV show “BUMBA.”
Teletoon presents the world premiere of Season 5 of “Star Wars: The Clone Wars” on Friday, September 28 at 8:30 p.m. ET/PT.
Cartoon Network announces the return of “The Regular Show” for a fourth season on Monday, October 1, at 8 p.m. (ET, PT).