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CN Announces New Shows, Renewals at Upfront (Updated)

At the first part of their upfront presentation in New York this morning, Cartoon Network announced their slate of new projects and acquisitions for the coming year. CN offically announced a new original series titled Squirrel Boy, created and produced by Everett Peck, creator of Duckman. In Squirrel Boy, Andy, voiced by Pamela S. Adlon, […]

Viacom Reports Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2005 Results

Viacom Inc. has reported financial results for the full year and fourth quarter ended December 31, 2005. PR Newswire has details.

Time Warner Inc. Provides 2006 Full-Year Business Outlook

Time Warner Inc. has provided its 2006 full-year business outlook. The company said it expects its 2006 full-year growth rate in Adjusted Operating Income to be in the high-single digits, off a base of $10.3 billion in 2005. The company also said it expects to convert between 35% to 45% of its 2006 Adjusted Operating […]

Time Warner Inc. Reports Financial Results for 2005 Full Year and Fourth Quarter

Time Warner Inc. on Wednesday reported financial results for its fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2005. For the quarter, revenues climbed 7% over the same period in 2004 to $11.9 billion, driven by increases at the Filmed Entertainment, Cable, Networks and Publishing segments. Adjusted Operating Income rose 18% to $2.9 billion, reflecting […]

MoonScoop, MYP Combine Sales and Licensing Activities

MoonScoop and Mike Young Productions (MYP) are consolidating their sales and licensing activities into MYP’s distribution arm, Taffy Entertainment, following MoonScoop’s acquisition of a majority stake in the U.S. production company last October. Production activity will remain under MoonScoop and MYP. Taffy, which will be based in Europe and the U.S., now jointly incorporates more […]

HIT Hires Director of Promotions and Sponsorship

HIT has created the role of Director of Promotions and Sponsorship and has hired Chris Tadey to fill the position. C21Media reports.

Time Warner Inc. Declares Third Regular Quarterly Dividend

Time Warner Inc.’s Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.05 per share on its Common Stock, payable in cash on March 15, 2006 to stockholders of record at the close of business on February 28, 2006. This is the third quarterly dividend declared under the company’s dividend policy, which was announced […]

Media Weighs In on Disney's Purchase of Pixar

The mainstream media has exploded with news and commentary about yesterday’s announcement that The New York Times: – USA Today and USA Today both feature articles about John Lasseter, Executive Vice President Creative for Pixar and newly named Chief Creative Officer for Disney animation studios. The Times article may require registration to read. Of special […]

Miles R. Gilburne to Step Down from Time Warner's Board of Directors

Miles R. Gilburne has decided not to stand for re-election to Time Warner’s Board of Directors in 2006. Gilburne said in a statement, “…I have concluded that my expertise and skills can best be leveraged at this time as a participant in younger companies with a more exclusive focus on digital products and services for […]

NY Times Talks CN's Anime

A slightly condescending article in the New York Times Arts section delves into what it judges as the anime series on Cartoon Network which defy anime stereotypes (registration required). Among the shows judged worthy are Naruto, Samurai Champloo, and Fullmetal Alchemist.

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