WHV has officially announced Superman: The Animated Series Volume 2 and Batman: The Animated Series Volume 4. The two sets will hit alongside each other on December 6th. Update (9/25): STAS Vol. 2 Box Art Back revealed. Superman: The Animated Series Volume 2 Synopsis: Lex Luthor. Bizarro. Metallo. Karkull. The universe is filled with villains. […]
A one-hour Columbus Day special entitled R.V. Having Fun Yet? will air on Nickelodeon Monday, October 10, at 8:00pm (ET). During the special, the tweens of Nickelodeon’s All Grown Up hit the road with their moms to explore America. Later, when the bumpy road splits the kids from their moms, a chain of awesome events […]
Adult Swim is holding a charity auction to benefit the victims of Hurricane Katrina. One-hundred percent of proceeds will be donated to the American Red Cross for Katrina relief. The auction ends October 1. Click 63974721QQcategoryZ14433QQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem” target=”blank”>here to view the auction. [Source: Adult Swim]
Following a deal with Vodafone, Australian producer Blue Rocket has secured a spot for its animated property Hoota & Snoz on mobile phones in the UK, C21Media reports.
Canadian children’s entertainment company Cookie Jar Entertainment is creating two new VP positions — Lisa Tanzer has been appointed VP US marketing, reporting to senior VP of marketing Kelly Elwood; and André Lake Mayer joins as VP US licensing, reporting to John Gildea, senior VP for consumer products, according to C21Media.
Noggin has approved a third season of the animated series Connie the Cow, C21Media reports. The season kicks off on Monday, October 3.
Warner Home Video and DIC Entertainment have forged an exclusive international home video distribution deal in which WHV will exclusively distribute a series of nine home video and DVD made-for-video titles for Trollz in several territories around the world, with the exception of the UK, France and Portugal. [Source: C21Media]
Foxtel Digital and Walt Disney Television have launched the Playhouse Disney Channel in Australia, its 10th new market in the Asia-Pacific region, C21Media reports. The preschool channel will officially launch on Foxtel Digital on December 5.
Richard Kilgarriff, senior VP and general manager of UK Entertainment Networks at Turner Broadcasting System Europe, will leave his post at the end of the month, C21Media reports. He had been responsible for the Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Toonami, and TCM channels.
Spellbound Entertainment has sold preschool series The Koala Brothers into Japan on the Disney Channel, C21Media reports. The deal covers episodes for broadcast starting in April 2006.