Becca’s Bunch heads to ABC Australia

JAM Media has secured a major deal with ABC KIDS in Australia for its brand-new animated preschool series Becca’s Bunch. This deal follows an agreement recently signed with Nickelodeon, which has picked up exclusive broadcast rights to the series in the US and Pay TV rights for the rest of the world. Currently in production, … Continued

JAM Media and Nickelodeon Sign Global Deal For Becca’s Bunch

JAM Media has signed a far-reaching multi-territory agreement with Nickelodeon to air its brand new pre-school animated series Becca’s Bunch across its channels globally. Nickelodeon has secured exclusive broadcast rights to the series in the US and Pay TV rights for the rest of the world. Currently in production, Nickelodeon plan to launch the show … Continued

Great news – Zig and Zag are back!

They are marking RTÉjr’s second birthday with a very special announcement – they’ll be returning to our TV screens next year with their own animated series. RTÉjr viewers’ parents grew up with the original alien brothers and I know that Double Z, Flickerpix and JAM Media are going to replicate the fun and mayhem for children … Continued

Irish Animation Awards in Dingle

Today sunny Dingle is to host Ireland’s first ever awards for animation, the Irish Animation Awards. As part of Animation Dingle in the beautiful The Skelligs Hotel, surrounded by breath taking views of Dingle Harbour, the awards will acknowledge and celebrate the outstanding creative talent we have within the Irish Animation, VFX and gaming industries.    

Animation Dingle starts tomorrow!

Animation Dingle conference kicks off tomorrow packed full of presentations from international broadcasters, publishers, buyers and producers, and some excellent animation showcases of the best of work in Ireland today. We hope to see you there! Download the full schedule

Tilly wins IFTA

Congratulations to all the crew on Tilly And Friends winner of this year’s IFTA for Best Animation at Saturday night’s award ceremony.

Roy series 3 now on CBBC!

Twice Bafta nominated, Roy is now in its 3rd series on CBBC. The show is filmed as a fly on the wall “mockumentary” and follows Roy, an 11-year-old cartoon boy who lives in Ballyfermot, west Dublin, with a real family and real friends. Created by Jam Media, it features Simon Delaney as Roy’s taxi-driver dad…

EY Entrepreneur of the Year Awards 2013

Last night JAM Media’s John Rice appeared in RTE’s TV series highlighting each of the finalists for this year’s Earnest & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year Awards. John Rice has been shortlisted in the Industry category. The finalists engage in a strategic programme of activities over six months including: an international CEO Retreat; executive education sessions … Continued

Winner of Cartoon Producer of the Year

Irish animation company JAM Media has been announced as European Producer of the Year at Cartoon Forum in Toulouse this weekend. The Cartoon Tribute Awards recognize companies that have had a positive influence on the European animation industry over the last year…