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"Captain N: The Game Master" Coming to DVD (Updated 11/19)

by Dan Collinson November 19, 2006
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that Shout! Factory is releasing Captain N: The Game Master in a 4-disc DVD box set on February 13, 2007. The cartoon is about a teenager named Kevin Keene and his dog, Duke, who are teleported to Videoland via The Ultimate Warp Zone. There they team up with Mega Man, Kid Icarus, Simon […]

"The Replacements": Davy Hunkerhoff Good Looking AND Funny

by Ed Liuon November 18, 2006
When the young orphans Riley and Todd send in a comic-book coupon to Fleemco for replacement parents, they probably weren’t expecting to get ex-daredevil Dick Daring and a British super-spy “Agent K” as their new father and mother. Along with their cool new parents (and Agent K’s talking spy-mobile), the siblings also get a special […]

Hayao Miyazaki Named in Time Asia’s "60 Years of Asian Heroes"

by Ed Liuon November 17, 2006
Time Asia has posted a feature on “60 Years of Asian Heroes,” naming the most influential figures in Asian history for the past 6 decades. One of the 60 is Hayao Miyazaki, described as, “Walt Disney, Steven Spielberg and Orson Welles combined, with a dash of Claude Monet in his sumptuous landscapes and more than […]

Sam Register Returns to Cartoon Network

by on November 17, 2006
Former Senior Vice President of Development Sam Register has returned to Cartoon Network via a first-look deal to develop new programming for the network. The deal will encompass not only children’s programming, but adult programming as well. A few of his previous projects were Teen Titans, Ben 10, My Gym Partner is a Monkey, Hi […]

Press Release: Sam Register Enters Into First-Look Deal with Cartoon Network

by on November 17, 2006
Cartoon Network has signed veteran animation executive and creator Sam Register to a first-look deal to develop programming for the network. The deal was announced by Jim Samples, executive vice president and general manager for Cartoon Network, and encompasses both kids and adult programming. “Sam brings a talent and vision to the world of animation […]

Disney Channel December Highlights

by Zeddon November 17, 2006
Disney Channel has announced several programming highlights for the month of December. On December 16, Playhouse Disney will present Christmas-themed episodes of Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, Handy Manny, and Charlie and Lola. Non-Playhouse Disney highlights on Disney Channel that day include Christmas-themed episodes of several Disney Channel shows airing during a marathon leading up to a […]

Disney Channel Ratings for November 6-12

by Zeddon November 17, 2006
Disney Channel has announced ratings for the week of November 6-12. Disney Channel finished above all basic cable in Primetime for the 84th consecutive week in Kids 6-11 and for the 80th consecutive week in Tweens 9-14. Disney Channel also finished as basic cable’s No. 1 general entertainment network in Prime in Total Viewers, and […]

Press Release: Disney Channel Celebrates The Season With December Programming

by Zeddon November 17, 2006
DISNEY CHANNEL CELEBRATES THE SEASON WITH DECEMBER PROGRAMMING BURBANK, November 14, 2006. . . Exclusive holiday programming from Disney Channel’s most popular primetime and Playhouse Disney programs to air throughout the month of December. Holiday programming highlights include: SATURDAY, DECEMBER 16 PLAYHOUSE DISNEY “Mickey Mouse Clubhouse” – “Mickey Saves Santa” (9:00 a.m., ET/PT) – Santa’s […]

Press Release: Disney Channel Weekly Ratings Highlights for November 6-12, 2006

by Zeddon November 17, 2006
November 14, 2006 Weekly Ratings Highlights for November 6-12, 2006 Final National Ratings DISNEY CHANNEL EXTENDS ITS REIGN AS BASIC CABLE’S NO. 1 NETWORK IN PRIME TO 84 CONSECUTIVE WEEKS IN KIDS 6-11 AND TO 80 WEEKS IN TWEENS 9-14 DISNEY CHANNEL STANDS AS BASIC CABLE’S NO. 1 GENERAL ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK IN PRIME AND NO. […]

"Skyland": Beautiful Clichés With a Glint of Potential

by Ed Liuon November 17, 2006
Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: two teenage siblings discover that they have the power between them to end the tyranny of their totalitarian overlords, who… OK, that didn’t take long. Welcome to Skyland, a new series created by Alexandre de la Patellière, Matthieu Delaporte, and Emmanuel Gorinstein and debuting on the Nicktoons […]