Sony Animation & Frederator Studios to Develop Animated Features
Frederator Studios has been a unique incubator for big animation ideas, producing original cartoons since 1998. Over 200 short films have resulted in 16 hit series for television and the internet, including Butch Hartman's THE FAIRLY ODD PARENTS, Genndy Tartakovsky's DEXTER'S LABORATORY, and Craig McCraken's THE POWERPUFF GIRLS. Eric Robles' FANBOY & CHUM CHUM will debut on Nickelodeon in October 2009, and Pendleton Ward's ADVENTURE TIME launches in May 2010 on Cartoon Network. SAMURAI JACK is in development at Paramount Pictures with Bad Robot Productions.