DreamWorks Animation Television has announced two new shows debuting exclusively on Amazon Prime Video: The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle and Kung Fu Panda: The Paws of Destiny. In a Toon Barn exclusive, readers first caught wind of the new moose and squirrel series earlier this year. The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle is a […]
When it comes to cartoon characters that are based on animals, it’s usually easy for viewers to recognize whether it’s based on an actual animal or a fictional one. However, there are also edge cases that make people wonder exactly what kind of animal served as the inspiration. Here are 5 of the most notable […]
Saban Brands Israel has recently signed on to represent DreamWorks Animation properties in Israel, covering merchandise, retail, and publishing. The deal covers the properties based on the upcoming How to Train Your Dragon 2, along with Penguins of Madagascar, Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness and Dragons: Riders of Berk.
This coming Friday, April 20, Nickelodeon will celebrate Earth Day with the release of three new eco-themed games based on the Kung Fu Panda and SpongeBob Squarepants Franchises.
Hold your horses, it’s not a zombie film. Day of the Dead is the new CG-animated feature directed by Jorge Gutierrez and produced by Guillermo del Toro. Jorge Gutierrez is more famous for his El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera cartoon (Nickelodeon), but Day of the Dead will be a more serious outing for […]
DreamWorks Animation SKG has recently started a joint venture with China Media Capital, with pending plans to include Shanghai Alliance Investment, Ltd. and Shanghai Media Group, in order to establish a China-centric family of entertainment companies. Dubbed Oriental Dreamworks, the outfit will produce and develop original Chinese animated and live-action content similar to its western […]
Australia will finally get a chance to watch Po and his ragtag group of kung-fu animals during their original broadcast dates as Nickelodeon Australia opens its Kick Butt Week with the premiere of the Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness CG animated series. Co-produced by Dreamworks Animation SKG and Nickelodeon, Kung Fu Panda: Legends of […]
Just a few days back on November 7th, Nickelodeon kicked off with the very first episode of Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness. So, how has the DreamWorks Animation franchise done for the Nick? Apparently, pretty darn awesome! The toon’s premiere has kicked off a series of record high ratings for Nickelodeon, setting itself up […]
In a recent report by The Hollywood Reporter, Viacom and Nielsen are both investigating an unusual occurrence at the children’s cable network that is home to the likes of Spongebob Squarepants and The Penguins of Madagascar. Both Hollywood trades state that Nickelodeon’s ratings have dropped 15 to 20 percent since mid September.
Finally, after all the waiting, Nickelodeon will premiere the brand new Kung Fu Panda series on Monday November 7th at 5:30pm. The CG DreamWorks Animation toon, Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness, follows Po, Viper, Mr. Ping and others from the Kung Fu Panda franchise in regular series-based adventures, where the Dragon Warrior teams with […]
Nickelodeon will premiere a new CG animated series based on the adventures of the legendary Po in Kung fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness on Monday, November 7 at 5:30pm. Co-produced with Dreamworks Animation SKG, the CG animated series will air new episodes all week after new episodes of Spongebob Squarepants at 5pm. Based on the […]