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Daily News Bytes: Apple in Talks with Cartoon Saloon, Scooby Stamps, Award Winners & More!

Apple Is Close to a Deal for an Animated Movie Apple is reportedly looking to dip its toes into animated feature production in a bid to take on Netflix, Amazon and Google. The company ... Continue Reading →
Átomo Network

At Two, Frederator & Ánima’s Átomo Tops Spanish Toon Platforms

Átomo Network, the multichannel YouTube animation destination created by Channel Frederator and studio Ánima, has coalesced into the leading Spanish-language digital animation platform, ... Continue Reading →
Butch Hartman

Butch Hartman Launches Kids Streamer Oaxis with Crowdfund Campaign

Former Nickelodeon producer and series creator Butch Hartman (Danny Phantom, T.U.F.F. Puppy, Bunsen Is a Beast,The Fairly OddParents) is forming Oaxis Entertainment, a new online subscription-based ... Continue Reading →
Harvie and the Magic Museum

‘Harvie and the Magic Museum’ Exhibits New Deals

Planet Nemo has secured several new agreements for its upcoming children’s CGI/3D animated feature Harvie & the Magic Museum. Deals were announced today for distributors in Latin ... Continue Reading →
Rob Bredow

ILM’s Rob Bredow Tapped to Deliver SIGGRAPH Keynote

ILM, a Lucasfilm company based in San Francisco, recently announced the promotion of industry veteran and longtime SIGGRAPH conference contributor Bredow to senior VP, exec creative ... Continue Reading →
The Fourteenth Goldfish

Skydance Reels in Development Rights to ‘Fourteenth Goldfish’

Skydance Media is adding to its animated feature development slate, having snagged the rights to bestselling children’s book The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer L. Holm. On board ... Continue Reading →
Bridging the Gap

11 Projects Selected for 4th Bridging The Gap Animation Lab

Eleven animation TV series and feature films projects from Latin-America, Spain, Italy and Philippines have been selected to participate in the 4th international Bridging the Gap – ... Continue Reading →
Etincelle

Top Two African Animation du Monde @ DISCOP Abidjan Pitches Revealed

The two finalists have been announced in the 2nd Annecy – MIFA Pitches Animation du Monde, made possible through a continued partnership between Annecy Int’l Animated Film Festival ... Continue Reading →
Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

Gallery: Meet the Cruise-Mates of ‘Hotel Transylvania: Summer Vacation’!

Sony Pictures Animation’s Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation sets sail July 13, 2018, sending the Drac Pack on a luxury monster cruise ship for some much needed R&R. Check ... Continue Reading →
Space Racers

Award-Winning ‘Space Racers’ Blasts Off to China with UYoung

Space Race LLC has struck a key partnership with leading Chinese children’s entertainment and media company UYoung for its award-winning preschool series Space Racers. The far-reaching ... Continue Reading →