Animated ‘toons continue to make box office headlines around the world, led by Illumination Entertainment’s Despicable Me 2, which crossed the $800 million mark at the global box office this past weekend.
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Turner Broadcasting System names Jill King Senior Vice President, sponsorship group of Young Adults and Kids Media.
Shout! Factory Kids partners with Hasbro Studios to release Littlest Pet Show: Petacular Escapades on DVD October 1.
Estée Lauder launches The Beauty of Night, an interactive digital experience created by design agency HUSH.
International distributor PGS Entertainment secures worldwide broadcast rights, excluding the U.S. and France, to the forthcoming CG-animated Alvin and the Chipmunks TV series.
CBeebies announces a raft of new commissions which includes two new series, Melody and Minibeast Adventure.
Anchor Bay Entertainment partners with My Gym to celebrate the launch of the latest Chuggington DVD, Chug Patrol: Ready to Rescue, available August 20.
Smith Micro Software releases the latest version of their all-in-one animation solution, Anime Studio Pro 9.5.
Toucan Sam and his nephews return in Froot Detector, a new spot for Kellogg’s Froot Loops Treasures, from Nathan Love.
Cartoon Network announces the release of Adventure Time: Jake the Dad, an all new DVD compilation, available with a bonus Jake hat September 17.
Cartoon Network announces an all new season of animated reality season Total Drama: Total Drama All-Stars, premiering September 10.
ProductionHUB will be on-location covering the 2013 International Broadcasters Convention as part of the IBCHUB microsite, which launches August 12.
Lego Star Wars returns to Cartoon Network in three animated TV specials, beginning with The Yoda Chronicles.
Anchor Bay Entertainment brings Nick Jr.’s hit series Tickety Toc to disc for the first time in the new DVD Chime Time Adventures, available September 10.
Disney Channels Worldwide promotes Nancy Kanter to Executive Vice President, Original Programming and General Manager.