Sunday, November 04, 2012


(For those of you who don't have Netflix)

Tuesday, October 09, 2012

FremantleMedia Enterprises Announces World Tour For Grojband

MIPCOM, 9 OCTOBER 2012: FremantleMedia Enterprises (FME) today announced a series of international TV deals for the kids’ comedy series about a wannabe rock band, Grojband.  The 52 x 11 minutes animation is a TELETOON Original Production by Fresh TV. FME manages the worldwide (excluding Canada) TV distribution, home entertainment and brand licensing rights for the series.

New buyers cover major territories including France (Lagadère), Italy (Switchover Media), Australia (ABC) and Latin America (Cartoon Network). These acquisitions follow the announcement earlier this year that Cartoon Network USA became the US broadcast partner for the series.

Monday, October 08, 2012


WANTED: STORYBOARD ARTISTS to work on our new series GROJBAND.
Interested? Please send board samples to - Must be a resident of Ontario, Canada.

Friday, September 07, 2012

#1 Telecast!!!

Cartoon Network Across the first week of September 2012, Cartoon Network ranked as basic cable’s #1 network for Early Prime (7-9 p.m.) delivery of boys 2-11, 6-11 & 9-14, and the #2 network among kids 9-14. Older kids drove solid growth vs. the same time period last year, with average kids 6-11 delivery in Early Prime expanding by 11% and average delivery in Total Day expanding by 20%.

Among its original animated programming, Tuesday night’s season finale of Total Drama: Revenge of the Island (8 p.m.) scored as the #1 telecast of the day among boys 2-11, 6-11 & 9-14, and was #1 in its time period among kids 2-11, 6-11 & 9-14. Overall, the series led Tuesday night (7-9 p.m.) to reign as the #1 network among kids 2-11 and all key boys, earning an average 8% delivery growth among kids 6-11 and 26% growth among kids 9-14.

Sunday, July 01, 2012


Sidekick limited-edition signed art portfolios will be carried at this year’s comic-con in San Diego by Schanes Products, Booth 5504.

These portfolios are signed by the creators Todd Kauffman (me) and Joey So. Each portfolio contains 10 original images from the series, plus bonus artwork as well, all bound is a stunning folder jacket.

The edition run is 100 and only 15 portfolios will be made  available at Comic-Con. Orders can be placed with Steve as well, as we expect them to sell out.

COMIC-CON 2012 San Diego
July 12th to July 15th
Schanes Products Booths 5504
Steve’s 3 booths are located just inside the "A" entrance of the Convention Center.
This is his 42nd Comic-con.

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Thursday, June 07, 2012

Cartoon Network’s #1 Telecast of the Year

via Cartoon Network press release:
Cartoon Network’s “TOTAL DRAMA REVENGE OF THE ISLAND” Season 4 Premiere Scores as #1 Telecast of the Day on All Television Among Kids, Out-Performing Competition by Double & Triple Digits
Animated Reality Series Premiere Ranks as Network’s #1 Telecast of the Year to Date and Propels The Network To #1 for the Day with Kids 6-11
Cartoon Network’s hit animated reality series Total Drama Revenge of the Island returned Tuesday night, June 5 (7:30 p.m.) with the franchise’s fourth season, scoring as the #1 telecast of the day among all targeted kids – ages 2-11, 6-11 and 9-14 – earning double and triple-digit growth vs. last year’s time period, according to Nielsen Media Research. The season’s opening half-hour episode “Bigger! Badder! Brutal-er!” also out-paced all kids competition, by double and triple digits ranging between 66% and 277%, and propelled Cartoon Network’s entire Tuesday night early prime time (7-9 p.m.) line-up of animated comedies to #1 on all television among kids 2-11, 6-11 & 9-14, as well as boys 2-11, 6-11 and 9-14.
Additionally, Total Drama Revenge of the Island attracted more than 3.3 million viewers 2+, up a remarkable 51% vs. the same time period last year. The premiere also ranked as Cartoon Network’s #1 telecast of the year to date among kids 9-14, boys 9-14, and girls 9-14, while #2 (behind the Ninjago finale) among kids 2-11 & 6-11.
Highlights of Total Drama Revenge of the Island’s fourth season premiere performance, compared to the same 2011 time period, include the following:
  • Kids 2-11 delivery (1,852,000) increased by 63%, and ratings (4.5) by 67%
  • Kids 6-11 delivery (1,492,000) increased by 113%, and ratings (6.1) by 118%
  • Kids 9-14 delivery (1,535,000) increased by 187%, and ratings (6.4) by 191%
  • Boys 2-11 delivery (1,223,000) increased by 56%, and ratings (5.8) by 57%
  • Boys 6-11 delivery (1,027,000) increased by 109%, and ratings (8.2) by 110%
  • Boy 9-14 delivery (1,041,000) increased by 181%, and ratings (8.5) by 183%
  • Total Viewers 2+ delivery (3,306,000) increased by 51%


The SIDEKICK ART SHOW was awesome today! Thanks to everyone who organized and participated. The work was amazing!

Monday, April 02, 2012


Head on over to the refreshblog where they've started posting about all things GROJBAND!

Locations - Ed Lee
Paint - Martin Smith

Thursday, March 29, 2012

CN Upfront News....

Cartoon Network announced the pick-up of SIDEKICK season 2 at yesterday’s upfront. 
So that cat is officially out of the bag!

Wednesday, March 21, 2012