TV: Turtles, Cabbage, Torchwood, Neverland

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Nickelodeon will relaunch the “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” as a new animated series and today the cast has been announced via Entertainment Weekly.

Sean Astin will voice Raphael, Jason Biggs is Leonardo, Greg Cipes is Michelangelo, and Rob Paulsen is Donatello. Ciro Nieli, Joshua Sternin and Jeffrey Ventimilia will executive produce the show which will debut next Fall.

The Cabbage Patch Kids
Galen Walker has scored the TV rights to “The Cabbage Patch Kids” franchise and a script is reportedly in the works for an animated TV special featuring the creations which were a big hit in the early-mid 80’s says The Hollywood Reporter.

Walker and CWA Carlin West Agency would produce the special with the hope of relaunching the brand.

Torchwood: Miracle Day
Starz has released a series of character video vignettes for the upcoming series with new footage and each of the major characters introducing themselves and talking about the disastrous event that makes up the title. The video can be watched at Den of Geek.

A TV movie prequel to “Peter Pan” is on the way starring Rhys Ifans as the man who would become Captain Hook, Bob Hoskins as Smee, Keira Knightley as the voice of Tinkerbell and Charlie Rowe as Peter Pan.