After taking a number of body blows following its decision to hike fees and split its streaming and DVD operations, Netflix is rallying back, announcing a groundbreaking agreement giving it exclusive…
Producers love a known brand, but formula works best in other genres
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…
Growth intensifies TV animation biz in Eastern Europe
Even as kids embrace digital platforms, TV still indispensible
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…
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…
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.
A shift in distribution dominates the conversation
To Snarf or not to Snarf was the unusual question facing exec producer Sam Register and the creative team at Warner Bros. Animation as they were developing an updated version of the 1980s hit cartoon…
Many Hollywood studios -- including Universal, Warner Bros., Paramount and Miramax -- are fishing in Facebook's new streaming waters to see how many fans they can hook.