Cartoon Network has launched Cartoonito, a preschool programming block. What advantages will Cartoon Network gain from Cartoonito?
The 2000s weren’t exactly a high point for TV animation. The trends and shows of the 90s had petered out; however, the aughts seemed to… Read More »What were the main influences and trends in 2000s TV animation?
A list of the 10 most influential TV cartoons, from “The Flintstones” and “Speed Racer” to “The Simpsons” and NickToons.
This year’s nominees for the primetime Emmy Awards have been announced. A full list (in PDF format) of the nominees is available here. The nominees… Read More »2014 Primetime Emmy Award nominees in animation
Yesterday came big news for the home of “Johnny Test,” “Annoying Orange,” “Adult Swim” and live-action family films: Cartoon Network president (and Turner Animation head)… Read More »Cartoon Network president Stuart Snyder resigns
Turner Broadcasting today announced some big changes for Cartoon Network and Boomerang, its sister channel. Basically: Adult Swim will move up its start time to… Read More »Adult Swim to start at 8 PM ET, plus big news for Boomerang
The website Nick and More reports that starting November 11, Cartoon Network will regain an hour of time that was ceded in 2011 to Adult… Read More »Cartoon Network reclaims Adult Swim-occupied timeslots
This week’s entry is Aaron McGruder’s 1990s-2000s comic strip-turned-TV series “The Boondocks.” The strip (as well as the later TV series) is political in tone,… Read More »Minorities in cartoons: “The Boondocks”