Posts Tagged ‘Cartoon Network’

"Chowder" Conquers Ratings

by Ed Liuon November 17, 2007
Cartoon Network has issued a press release announcing that their new series Chowder has grown in ratings with its second episode. According to preliminary numbers from Nielsen Media Research, the second episode of Chowder was the top-rated telecast in the key demographics of kids 6-11 and boys 6-11, outperforming the series premiere by 25% and […]

PR: VIZ Media Teams with Direct2Drive for NARUTO Digital Download

by on November 16, 2007
San Francisco, CA, November 16, 2007 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), one of the entertainment industry’s most innovative and comprehensive publishing, animation and licensing companies, has announced the availability of the NARUTO animated series for digital download in the U.S. on Direct2Drive, IGN Entertainment’s premiere digital retail store. Episodes of the series debuted sequentially […]

PR: CHOWDER Earns Cartoon Network’s #1 Telecast of Year Among Kids 6-11, Boys 6-11

by on November 16, 2007
Scoring even stronger delivery and ratings since its launch last week on Nov. 2, Cartoon Network’s new animated series CHOWDER rocketed to the network’s #1 telecast of the year on Sunday night, Nov. 11 (7:30 p.m.), according to preliminary data from Nielsen Media Research. The latest animated creation from C.H. Greenblatt (SpongeBob SquarePants) attracted 1,201,000 […]

PR: Cartoon Network Celebrates Turkey Day with “Friendsgiving” Foster’s Marathon

by on November 16, 2007
Cartoon Network will celebrate Thanksgiving 2007 with a day-long celebration of “Friendsgiving,” a 12-hour marathon (7 a.m.-7 p.m. ET/PT) of best-ever Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends episodes plus an encore presentation of the Emmy-nominated 90-minute animated feature, “Good Wilt Hunting.” Fans of the multiple award-winning animated series are also invited to tune in Thanksgiving morning, […]

PR: Atlantis SquarePantis Nets Series’ Biggest Audience Ever

by on November 14, 2007
NEW YORK, NY – Nov. 14, 2007 – Nickelodeon’s latest Spongebob adventure, SpongeBob Atlantis SquarePantis (Monday, Nov. 12, 8 p.m., all times ET/PT) nabbed the series’ biggest audience ever, with 8.8 million total viewers (P2+) tuning in to the show’s first-ever TV movie. SpongeBob Atlantis SquarePantis led Nick to its highest rated total day of […]

PR: Avatar’s Hour-Long Movie "Day of Black Sun" Premieres on Nickelodeon Fri, Nov. 30

by on November 14, 2007
Burbank, CA, November 14, 2007 – Nickelodeon’s hit series Avatar: The Last Airbender invades television screens with a new one-hour TV movie “Day of Black Sun” on Friday, Nov. 30 from 8 to 9 p.m. (ET/PT). The epic third season of the series from creators Mike DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko continues as Aang and his […]

PR: Nicktoons GM Keith Dawkins Promoted to Sr. Vice President

by Ed Liuon November 12, 2007
Nicktoons Network General Manager Keith Dawkins, Expands Role To Senior Vice President, Nickelodeon Programming Partnerships Nicktoons Network Hits Distribution Milestone of 50 Million Households NEW YORK – Nov. 12, 2007 – Nickelodeon/MTVN Kids and Family Group has expanded Nicktoons Network General Manager (GM) Keith Dawkins’ position to Senior Vice President (SVP), Nickelodeon Programming Partnerships. In […]

PR: Full Panel and Screening Schedule is Released on

by Ed Liuon November 9, 2007
FULL PANEL AND SCREENING SCHEDULE IS RELEASED ON NEWYORKANIMEFESTIVAL.COM Norwalk, CT, November 8, 2007: The New York Anime Festival (NYAF) today announced that its full program schedule, including a complete listing of screenings, panels, and special events, is now available for viewing on the festival website at The schedule can be seen by clicking […]

PR: Grim Natwick Exhibit At The Animation Archive

by Ed Liuon November 9, 2007
The ASIFA-Hollywood Animation Archive is pleased to present an exhibit of material from the collection of legendary animator, Grim Natwick. Over the course of this week, we will be publishing an online catalog of the exhibit. Please check for more installments, and if you are in the area, stop by to see the exhibit. […]

PR: Shout! Factory and DIC Bring Captain N and the New Super Mario World on Nov 13

by Ed Liuon November 9, 2007
Mama mia! SHOUT! FACTORY and DIC entertainment bring you 2 classic SATURDAY MORNING CARTOONS… CAPTAIN N & THE NEW SUPER MARIO WORLD Available for the First Time In A 2-DVD Set NOVEMBER 13, 2007 FROM SHOUT! FACTORY Bonus features include Storyboard To Screen: Opening Title Sequence and Original Concept Art: Yoshi In 1991, NBC amped […]