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).
Weekend tributes encourage fans to vote online for all-time favorite characters, catch-phrases, villains & more; world television premiere of original music video celebrating beloved cartoon characters; October 1 kicks off with full day of birthday-themed episodes from contemporary & classic shows; concludes with 100th episode of hit series “Adventure Time” and season 4 premiere of “Regular Show.”
Aron Dunn’s indie prodco Treason Media has partnered with Sam Chou’s production studio Style5 to create and produce the original primetime (14+) animated comedy series Rumble Cat.
Fifteen finalists have been selected to submit their never-before-aired programs to an all-kids jury in three different age groups at MIP Junior.
Cartoon Forum participants vote for the Producer, Investor/ Distributor and Broadcaster of the Year to honor outstanding contributions to European animation.
Based on the hugely popular “Invizimals” videogame franchise created by Novarama, the cartoon series will incorporate enhanced reality techniques and will be presented for the first time at MIP JR.
MarVista Entertainment appointed exclusive international distributor for animated preschool television series.