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- Disney brings top toon pic pack to Mip. Boehm, Erich // Daily Variety;03/28/2001, Vol. 271 Issue 21, p24
Reports on Walt Disney Television International's plan to offer six of Disney's animated features as a package at Mip TV in Cannes, France.
- Mouse takes on toon's big cheese. Thielman, Sam // Variety;9/22/2008, Vol. 412 Issue 6, p19
The article reports on competition between Cartoon Network and Disney Extreme Digital, a rebranded version of Toon Disney. The two cartoon channels are vying to attract the most boys in the 9-14 age range, the key cartoon demographic, in order to charge a premium for advertising time....
- Disney's block: It's Whomptastic! Schlosser, Joe // Broadcasting & Cable;04/19/99, Vol. 129 Issue 16, p68
Reports that Buena Vista Television and Walt Disney Television Animation executives have branded their two-hour syndicated children's block of animated programming headed to United Paramount Network as `Disney's Whompstastic.' Number of new character sketches that will be used as interstitials...
- Mouse House Says Goodbye to Toon Disney. Ball, Ryan // Animation;Nov2008, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p58
The article focuses on the effort of Disney Channel in rebranding its Toon Disney and Jetix television and online platforms in the U.S. as Disney XD. Disney XD will be introduced in February 2009 across television, the Web and mobile platforms. Offerings of Disney XD will be aimed at boys...
- `Mouse Works' to unite old cartoon characters. // Electronic Media;11/24/97, Vol. 16 Issue 48, p27
Deals with the plans of the Walt Disney Television Animation to create series for its core group of original cartoon characters, Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and others, in United States. `MouseWorks' as the first animated series for January 1999 debut.
- Doraemon Debuts on Disney. // Tokyo Journal;2014, Vol. 33 Issue 275, p71
The article reports on children's television channel Disney XD's broadcasting of the Japanese animated television show "Doraemon" in the U.S. starting in July 2014.
- deals. // License! Global;May2008, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p72
The article offers updates in the global licensing industry. Global rights for "Timmy," the stop-motion animated series, have been acquired by Disney Channel North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific. Broadcast agreements for "Transformers Animated" have been...
- Teutonic TV quake shakes Gaul. James, Alison // Variety;9/15/2003, Vol. 392 Issue 5, p18
Reports on the financial performance of the TV distribution business in France in 2002. Revenue posted by the TV industry; Problems encountered in TV broadcasting; Documentary sales of Gallic animated programs.
- Disney Gets Ready to 'Rock'. Waldman, Allison // Television Week;4/7/2008, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p17
The article focuses on the involvement of the television network Disney Channel in the children's upfront market in the U.S. The New Jersey pop band Jonas Brothers will appear in short-form segments on the channel, called "Jonas Brothers: Living the Dream" in the spring of 2008. It is stated...