TOKYO — Tezuka Productions, the maker of the pioneering TV cartoon series "Astro Boy" has remade its signature show for the African market. Tezuka has partnered with Nigerian broadcaster Channels TV…
Children's cable programmers are playing a losing game of arbitrage by cutting deals with Netflix. That's according to an analysis of ratings for Turner Broadcasting System's Cartoon Network by…
There is a sketch comedy crisis in television, but it has little to do with "Saturday Night Live."
Cartoon Network and The Lego Group have teamed for “Mixels,” a franchise venture that will feature animated content, digital gaming experiences and a collectible building toy concept. Toon content…
Turner Broadcasting has appointed Rob Sorcher exec vice prez and chief content officer of Cartoon network, and Mike Lazzo exec veep and creative director of Adult Swim. Pair will report to Stuart…
When the South African delegation arrives at the Annecy toon fest, members will be looking to cement their growing reputation for world-class animation.
“The Simpsons” began as a toon segment on “The Tracey Ullman Show,” “South Park” got its jumpstart as a viral Christmas card and “Robot Chicken” emerged out of an Internet-only precursor. So it's…
Fox's ADHD is aimed at an audience that expects the kind of content it can't see on TV, and for which the Internet is the first screen.
The documentary picks up the story of Alex Libby, who has become an anti-bullying crusader.
PARIS – International toonsters looking for European funding and co-production partners will likely have a new door to knock on next year as Cartoon Movie — a co-financing and co-production mart for…
Aardman Studios' Peter Lord, co-director of "The Pirates! Band of Misfits," sales house TF1 Intl. and Didier Brunner's Les Armateurs won top honors at Cartoon Movie, the European co-production forum…