The Breadwinner

Exclusive Clip: ‘The Breadwinner’ Arrives in UK Cinemas May 25

This Friday, May 25, family audiences and lovers of great animated storytelling will be able to take in The Breadwinner on the big screen thanks to distributor Studiocanal. Directed ... Continue Reading →
Popeye

WildBrain Tapped to Produce ‘Popeye’ Cartoons for YouTube

Leading digital kids’ network and studio WildBrain has been recruited by King Features Syndicate (a division of Hearst) to manage and produce original content starring E.C. Segar’s ... Continue Reading →
Michele Schofield

Michele Schofield Named Content SVP at ‘Oddbods’ Studio One Animation

Emmy nominated studio One Animation has appointed Michele Schofield as Senior Vice President, Content Development and Sales. The 20-year industry pro has earned recognition for her ... Continue Reading →
Fireworks

GKIDS Sets Off New ‘Fireworks’ Trailer

North American distributor GKIDS has revealed a new, English-subtitled trailer for the intriguing new anime sci-fi/drama Fireworks, directed by Akiyuki Shinbo (studio Shaft) and Nobuyuki ... Continue Reading →
Marvel’s Spider-Man

‘Marvel’s Spider-Man’ Returns to XD with Hour-Long Premiere in June

Peter Parker returns for a fresh set of web-slinging adventures when the action-packed second season of Marvel’s Spider-Man premieres Monday, June 12 in a one-hour telecast featuring ... Continue Reading →
Uglydolls

Hulu Inks ‘Uglydolls’ Animation Franchise Deal with STX Ent.

Streaming service Hulu is boosting its family programming lineup with a new agreement with STX Entertainment for the oddly adorable Uglydolls franchise. The deal includes a 26-episode ... Continue Reading →
Disenchantment

Netflix Gives First Glimpse of Matt Groening’s ‘Disenchantment’

High fantasy meets adult comedy in Simpsons creator Matt Groening’s new, 10-episode animated series Disenchantment, coming to Netflix on August 17. The first-look images revealed ... Continue Reading →
Claudia Spinelli

Nick Developing Norman Lear’s ‘Man of the House’ Under New VP Spinelli

Nickelodeon will be developing a new animated project working-titled Man of the House, from Norman Lear’s ACT III Productions. Conceived by Colombian-American writer and illustrator ... Continue Reading →
Boomerang

Boomerang Streams into Year 2 with New Series, Spanish Launch & More

As Turner’s premium SVOD toon service Boomerang embarks on its second year, subscribers are in store for a slate of new series for kids, families and animation fans, renewed original ... Continue Reading →
V-Ray Next

Chaos Group Packs Scene Intel, AI and 2x GPU Speed into V-Ray Next 3ds Max

Chaos Group has released V-Ray Next for 3ds Max, aligning the world’s most popular renderer with the benefits of smart tech. With automatic scene analysis, artists and designers can ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Palm Springs as Pop Culture Spot, Breaking into Voice Work, Festival Calls & More!

BBC’s Ambitious World Cup Campaign Makes History with an Embroidered Tapestry Animation Launched Saturday during the FA Cup Final, this impressive film illustrates iconic moments ... Continue Reading →
PAW Patrol

Nick Greenlights New Seasons of Four Pre-K Faves

Nickelodeon has issued renewal orders for some of the biggest preschool hits on TV, which will add more animation with PAW Patrol season 6, Blaze and the Monster Machines season 5, ... Continue Reading →
Haikara-San: Here Comes Miss Modern

‘Haikara-San’ US English Dub Cast Revealed

Eleven Arts Anime Studio has announced the US English-language dub cast for the historical adventure Haikara-San: Here Comes Miss Modern, arriving in theaters nationwide on June 8. Leading ... Continue Reading →
A Brief History of Emo

‘Brief History of Emo,’ ‘Invention of Together’ Take Telly Awards Gold

Winners of the 39th Annual Telly Awards — recognizing achievements in the ever-evolving world of video and television content — were announced Tuesday in New York, capping ... Continue Reading →
Michael B. Jordan

Michael B. Jordan Starring in Rooster Teeth’s ‘gen:LOCK’

Michael B. Jordan, star of the box-office record breaker Black Panther and an unabashed anime fan, has signed on to voice the main character Julian Chase in the upcoming Rooster Teeth ... Continue Reading →
Adventurous Prince

Astro-Nomical Teams with Yiwen for ‘Adventurous Prince’ Adaptation

LA-based Astro-Nomical Entertainment has joined forces with Yiwen Holdings in Changsha, China, to co-produce and co-finance a CG-animated feature film working titled Adventurous Prince. ... Continue Reading →
The Mitchells vs. The Machines

Sony Slates Animated ‘The Mitchells vs. The Machines’ for 2020

We can all stop speculating about Sony Pictures Animation’s “Untitled Phil Lord & Chris Miller Project.” The Hotel Transylvania and Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs studio ... Continue Reading →
Trollhunters part 3

Exclusive ‘Trollhunters’ Clip: Meet the New Kids in Arcadia

Following the release of the new season trailer, DreamWorks Animation Television is giving Animag readers a closer look at Trollhunters Part 3 with this exclusive clip featuring two ... Continue Reading →
Molang

More ‘Molang’ Coming to Disney Junior US

Millimages’ optimistic little marshmallow-shaped rabbit continues its international success with the news that Molang will return to Disney Junior (US) for a third season of the animated ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Mowgli’ First Trailer, Inside the Disney “Morgue,” Toei’s Questionable QA Overhaul & More

Behind the Scenes at the Disney “Morgue” Where Animation History Is Being Saved Gizmodo delves into this important temple of preservation, where fragments and ephemera from the ... Continue Reading →