'Superclumsy' emerges in wake of producer's seclusion
Billy Macqueen thought he might have a hit on his hands when his sister called to say she'd heard a toddler singing the "Baby Jake" theme tune in her local neighborhood.
The fledgling Indian animation sector, mostly dominated by kids' television producers, is on a roll. PricewaterhouseCoopers valued it at $510 million last year while projecting a 20% annual growth…
When preschool-targeted "Jake and the Never Land Pirates" premiered in February as part of the Disney Channel's newly rebranded Disney Junior programming block, the network had only one program in…
Even as kids embrace digital platforms, TV still indispensible
Growth intensifies TV animation biz in Eastern Europe
Over the past several years, much of the focus in kids' TV has been on the popularity of live-action programs, spurred by the success of such shows as Disney's "Hannah Montana" and Nickelodeon's…
Producers love a known brand, but formula works best in other genres
British playwright and screenwriter Tom Stoppard will be launching his new high-end period saga "Parade's End" at the Mipcom sales mart in Cannes Oct 4.
Paul Verhoeven and Werner Herzog are among a number of filmmakers attending Mipcom, the international TV mart that kicks off in Cannes on Oct. 3.
Hotchkiss Industries will shop its unscripted series "This vs. That" at Mipcom in October through a distrib pact inked with Beyond Distribution.