Chris Nee Hires Kids Media Vet Koyalee Chanda As Programming Executive For Her Netflix-Based Company

Exclusive: Doc McStuffins and Vampirina creator Chris Nee has brought in kids media veteran Koyalee Chanda as VP of Production and Development for her production company Laughing Wild. Chanda will ...

Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus on His Wild Kids TV Cartoon That You Never Got to See

Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus on His Wild Kids TV Cartoon That You Never Got to See Imagine a music-filled kids’ cartoon about saving the ocean, with characters voiced and sung by Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus, Fall Out Boy’s Pete Wentz, and Grammy winner Pharrell Williams. Nearly ten ...

TCA: PBS Orders New Math Show From Canadian Kids TV Producer Sinking Ship

PBS Kids has ordered a new live-action series, Odd Squad, in which two agents, Olive and Otto, are on a mission to save the day using math. Odd Squad is created by Tim McKeon (Foster’s Home for ...

2013 Daytime Emmy Awards Nominations Announced!

Giving props to the hottest shows and stars rocking the airwaves during the day, the 2013 Daytime Emmy Awards nominees were just unveiled. And the top nod-getter this year is “The Young and The ...

'Grey's Anatomy,' 'Tyler Perry's House of Payne' top 2011 NAACP Image Awards nominations

The 42 annual NAACP Image Awards nominations were announced Wednesday (Jan. 12) by actresses Kimberly Elisa and Sanaa Lathan, rapper 50 Cent, singer Smokey Robinson and actors Columbus Short and ...

'For Colored Girls,' Tyler Perry lead 2011 NAACP Image Awards nominees

The 42 annual NAACP Image Awards nominations were announced Wednesday (Jan. 12) by actresses Kimberly Elisa and Sanaa Lathan, rapper 50 Cent, singer Smokey Robinson and actors Columbus Short and ...

Tyler Perry is King of NAACP Image Awards Nominations with 19 Nods!

Tyler Perry dominated the NAACP 42nd Image Awards nominations. The renaissance man received nods from his movies and TV projects. Divided into three categories (television, recording, motion picture), ...

Star Wars: the animated comedy

The Star Wars saga is about to go off in a very different direction, it seems… Admit it, when you first heard of this story, it wasn't just us that was scrabbling around to check whether it was still ...

Lucas Laffs @ "Star Wars" Toons

Lucasfilm Animation is currently developing a new 'satirical' animated "Star Wars" TV series. Featuring creative involvement from Seth Green and Matthew Senreich, creators/executive producers of Emmy ...

throw a sofa in the ‘Millennium Falcon’ common room and you’re done

I saw the headline, and I knew that the Force was not with us today: Lucasfilm plans 'Star Wars' sitcom It’s like an Imperial dispatch that’s actually a trap, via Variety: Lucasfilm confirmed Monday ...

TV News: Animated Star Wars Sitcom On The Way

Lucasfilm announced Monday that they’re developing an animated Star Wars sitcom. Seth Green (creator of 2 hilarious Robot Chicken Star Wars specials so far) is the creative consultant on the project ...

Star Wars: The Animated Sitcom?

Lucasfilm Animation is developing an all-new animated "Star Wars" series with a "playful and irreverent tone" that plans to look at the more "comedic aspects" of the "Star Wars" universe according to ...

Star Wars: The Comedy Show

Diversification is the key to maintaining a franchise's longevity. Marvel Comics, Disney and DC Comics are all examples of companies that have figured this strategy out for their franchises. And as ...

Dear George Lucas, Enough With The “Star Wars” Variations!

From my inbox… San Francisco, Calif. April 5, 2010) – Lucasfilm Animation is currently developing an all-new animated Star Wars series, focusing its efforts on the comedic aspects of the “galaxy far, ...

Lucasfilm Launching Comedy ‘Star Wars’ Series

Lucasfilm is developing a new, untitled animated Star Wars series intended as a comedic take on the characters from the massively successful sci-fi franchise. Seth Green and Matthew Senreich, who ...

New Star Wars Animated Series in the Works

Lucasfilm Animation announced today it is developing an all-new animated "Star Wars" series, focusing its efforts on the comedic aspects of the "galaxy far, far away." Featuring creative involvement ...

Should the Next Animated 'Star Wars' Series be a Comedy?

Regardless of your feelings about Star Wars, and the recent Clone Wars animated series, the appetite for all things Force-related remains healthy…just the way George Lucas likes it (unless, of course, ...

'Grey's Anatomy,' 'Precious' nab NAACP Image award nominations

Six  was the magic number for NAACP Image Awards nominations announced Wednesday (Jan. 6). ABC's "Grey's Anatomy," the film "Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire" and the TNT's telepic ...

"Precious" Leads NAACP Image Awards Nominations

"Precious" leads the nominations for the 41st annual NAACP Image Awards earning eight noms including Best Director for Lee Daniels, Best Actress for Gabourey Sidibe, Supporting Actress for Mariah ...