YTV has announced plans for two new anime series — .hack//Sign premieres during Bionix, YTV’s Friday night action/anime block, on Friday, April 1, at 10:30pm; Battle B’Daman joins the network’s Saturday morning Vortex block starting Saturday, April 23, at 7:30am and 2:30pm. Additionally, YTV will host the Canadian television premiere of Inuyasha: Affections Touching Across […]
An article in the Los Angeles Times states that Time Warner plans to announce a new TV cartoon and series of books based on Princess Natasha, an original animated feature available to America Online subscribers (free registration required). The 5-minute show about a princess who is also a spy will get a 20-episode run on […]
A report by Merrill Lynch analyst Jessica Reif Cohen states that Michael Eisner has effectively handed control of the Disney Corporation to Robert Iger, according to the Los Angeles Times (free registration required). Eisner is scheduled to step down as Disney’s CEO on October 1, but described himself as the “junior partner” at this point.
review has learned that episode #17 of The Batman, the fourth episode of the sophomore season, is entitled “Swamped.” This new episode will bring Killer Croc into The Batman lore. A past shrouded in mystery, a new crime boss comes to Gotham City named Killer Croc. The episode will premiere this Sunday on the Canadian […]
Pixar Animation Studios today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a two-for-one split of the company’s common stock and a proportional increase in the number of Pixar common shares authorized from 100 million to 200 million. Shareholders of record at the close of trading on April 4, 2005 will receive one additional share […]
The new batch of Clone Wars shorts will premiere on Teletoon on Wednesday, May 4, at 10:00pm, the network said today. The debut of the new micro-series was announced as part of a general release about network highlights in May. In addition to Clone Wars, Teletoon will premiere “Evil Promotion Much,” the three-part season finale […]