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Cartoon Network comedies renewed

Cartoon Network announced the renewal of five comedies at the San Diego Comic-Con International event in the US. The US cable channel has given a seventh season order to Adventure Time and Regular Show, a second season run to Uncle Grandpa and Steven Universe, and 13 more episodes for Clarence. Four of these – Regular […]

Netflix cuts kids deal with Cartoon Network

Netflix has struck a deal to bring content from Turner Broadcast’s Cartoon Network and Cartoonito channels to its subscribers in the UK and Ireland. It marks the first time Cartoon Network programmes have been available on a subscription video-on-demand service. The deal will bring a range of shows including Powerpuff Girls, LazyTown and Courage the […]

Turner UK tells producers: ‘flood us with ideas’

Turner Broadcasting System UK and Ireland’s general manager has called on producers to “inundate” the company with new children’s comedy ideas. Anthony Lukom told delegates at the Children’s Media Conference last week that the success of series such as The Amazing World of Gumball and Adventure Time and the arrival of EMEA president Giorgio Stock […]

Turner poaches Disney’s Patricia Hidalgo

Turner has hired Patricia Hidalgo as its chief content officer, EMEA, filling a role vacated by Michael Carrington earlier this year. Hidalgo joins from Disney where she was VP, content and programming strategy. Hidalgo is the second senior executive to swap Disney for Turner in recent months after Giorgio Stock joined the Time Warner-backed company […]

Netflix snags Cartoon Network and Adult Swim toons

Netflix has secured a raft of grown-up and kids animated titles after inking a deal with Time Warner’s Turner Broadcasting  and Warner Bros. Television Group. It gives Netflix US rights to shows from Turner’s Cartoon Network and Adult Swim cable nets. The titles from Cartoon Network are: Adventure Time, Ben 10 (pictured), Regular Show and […]