French distributor Superights has sold The New Adventures of Geronimo Stilton to Knowledge Network in Canada. The pick up contains 26 half-hour episodes and marks the third season of the Italy-France co-production. Based on the Italian book series of the same name, the series is produced by Superprod and Atlantyca Entertainment, with the participation of […]
Canada’s Slap Happy Cartoons has been commissioned to produce a series of animated shorts for the Canadian public broadcaster Knowledge Network, with the shorts featuring the network’s popular characters Luna, Chip, and Inkie, and will be part of the cabler’s commercial-free children’s block from 6am to 6pm. The shorts will follow the trio of playful […]
Animation has a long history of bringing books to life, and the tale (tail?) of Poppy Cat is no different. Originally created by Lara Jones in the international best-selling and award winning book series, Coolabi’s Poppy Cat helps teach the lesson that no problem (no matter how crazy!) is unsolvable. Surrounded by friends like Zuzu, […]
9 Story Entertainment is hard at work to bring us a brand new animated series called Wibbly Pig. We’ve been hearing bits and pieces from the toon, based on Mick Inkpen’s book series, since earlier this year. The series is noted as being a child’s introduction to simple ideas through basic questions. What kind of […]
The very first episodes of Wibbly Pig are almost reedy to debut! 9 Story Entertainment will showcase a preview of the series based on books by Mick Inkpen, readying everything for TV by this fall. Right now, the show is geared to air via Cbeebies in the UK, and TVO and Knowledge Network in Canada.
I looove cookies! And now, I think CBS does too! Or, at least, Cookie Jar Entertainment. Even though companies like 4KidsTV abandon cartoon networks, CBS and Cookie Jar want to bring you toons instead!! The two companies just agreed to produce Saturday morning cartoons for the next three seasons! It’s not yet decided which cartoons […]
Wibbly Pig will be making an appearance this fall in the UK. The show is based on Mick Inkpen’s books, and will be distributed by 9 Story and BBC Worldwide, reaching as far as Canada’s TVO and Knowledge Network. Wibbly Pig is a very cute, very pink, very young pig … but that doesn’t prevent […]
Well, the Cookie Jar has opened! Noonbory & the Super 7 is yet another Cookie Jar Entertainment show to kick off soon. The series is about a group of small creatures called Borys, led by Noonbory, who use their collective super-senses to restore order and justice to their somewhat chaotic world. Here’s what KidScreen had […]