Oxygen Media, New York, plans to launch a cable TV animated prime-time series for women. The company has named Machi Tantillo as executive producer of the series. Ms. Tantillo formerly served as director of animation at MTV. Oxygen has approved five pilots to include in the animated series and plans to develop one or more of these segments into a spin-off show. The cable network will launch in February 2000.
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