Corus secures Canadian licensing rights to Disney Channel’s content and is set to launch Disney Channel TV Network in Canada for the first time on September 1, 2015.
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New original series based on DreamWorks Animation’s ‘How to Train Your Dragon’ premieres worldwide on June 26.
Second series will see 52 new 11-minute episodes set for delivery in 2016, with 60-minute special set to follow in 2017; new ‘Bob the Builder’ shorts set to launch on YouTube in August 2015.
‘Thunderbirds Are Go’ is the new CGI-animated remake of the classic 1960s TV series co-produced between ITV Studios, New Zealand’s Pukeko Pictures and Weta Workshop.
Entertainment One Licensing reports strong retail sales and growing TV audiences for ‘Peppa Pig’ in Brazil with plans for experiential retail events that will drive growth in 2015.
Fearne Cotton, Jim Broadbent and Jane Horrocks to feature in the hotly anticipated return of worldwide hit kids’ TV show.
New Disney Television Animation series created by CalArts graduate Daron Nefcy launches as the number-one animated series debut in Disney XD’s 15-year history.
Distribution of the DHX digital video catalog to span U.S., Latin America, South Africa, Europe, Australia and New Zealand.
Animated comedy follows the antics of two cousins who go to great lengths to out-prank each other with hilarious and outrageous results, with audiences voting for favorite characters, pranks and videos.
Nelvana partners with mother-daughter team Julie Andrews and Emma Walton Hamilton to develop ‘Very Fairy Princess’ TV series based on their #1 New York Times-bestselling picture books.
Fifty-three short films have been selected to screen at Annecy 2015 -- with 30 percent of them made by women -- including 10 films competing in the Off-Limits category and 33 out of competition.
The fiercest most powerful princess in the universe comes to Disney XD; new animated series is ushered in by ‘Gravity Falls’ mid-season finale.
London-based visual effects house to begin production on ITV’s 13-part warrior drama ‘Beowulf,’ FOX TV’s ‘The Bastard Executioner,’ BBC’s ‘Doctor Who’ series nine, and feature film ‘Poltergeist’ from 20th Century Fox and MGM.
Part of Viacom’s restructuring efforts, company layoffs include three senior animation executives and two senior-level preschool execs.
Twenty-five all-new math-infused episodes -- including a musical one-hour special – of Emmy-winning preschool hit set to roll out starting Spring 2016.
‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ and ‘Interstellar’ lead nominations for the 41st Annual Saturn Awards with 11 and 10 nominations, respectively; ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ follows with nine nominations.
Five NFB films honored at 2015 Canadian Screen Awards, recognizing excellence in film, television and digital media.
New sketch-based CG-animated comedy series lands on Disney XD in the U.S. and the popular PTDR cartoon slot on the Canal+ Kids channel Télétoon+ in France.
Unmatched toolset for VFX/Games/Animation tracking and review brings world-class production pipelines to studios of all sizes.
Entertainment legends discuss undying principles of storytelling, building relationships, and how audiences have changed.
Fairytale-inspired animated series for preschoolers created by children's book author Jorge Aguirre is slated to debut in Fall 2015.