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…
An Islamic seminary school in India has issued a decree against cartoons, calling them contrary to the religion. The Darul Uloom in Deoband, Uttar Pradesh, which is known for its fatwas, said that as…
There is a sketch comedy crisis in television, but it has little to do with "Saturday Night Live."
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.
Among the diverse range of animated projects on display at Lyon's 15th Cartoon Movie will be fresh answers to Europe's perennial challenge: How to face off against Hollywood?
The job description of a senior TV programming executive includes making a lot of gut calls. Even in a world of online focus groups, viral trial balloons and algorithm-based trend spotting…
Original YouTube channel "Shut Up! Cartoons" may be making the leap from the digital screen to TV thanks to a deal inked with management company the Gotham Group.
A Russian adult animation channel pulled one American- and one British-made cartoon series from its schedules Wednesday after a government watchdog complained they were too cruel and violent.
After years of being French cinema's poor relation, toons have taken in Gaul. In a year in which "Persepolis" is repping France at the Oscars, at least a dozen feature-length animated films are in…
A compilation of nine short toons made by children in Kenya during August's inaugural Lola Kenya Screen film production workshop won the Africa Grand Prize for achievement in a film made by children…