Humanitas Prize Opens Submissions

The 41st Annual Humanitas Prize call for entries has been issued, with a submission deadline of August 31, 2015. The Humanitas Prize seeks to empower writers with financial support ... Continue Reading →

‘Blinky Bill’ Reboot Set for 2016

Set to follow the highly anticipated release of Blinky Bill The Movie this September, Seven Network Australia will be bringing an all new Blinky Bill series back to TV screens across ... Continue Reading →

Pixeldust Animates Journey to Pluto

Bethesda, Maryland-based Pixeldust Studios is the shop behind many animated sequences featured in the new NASA documentary film The Year of Pluto from writer, director and producer ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks ‘Character Clash’ Line Launches at NYFW Men’s

The first-ever New York Fashion Week Men’s event will offer up something special for those who like a little toon style in their swag as DreamWorks Animation unveils its limited edition ... Continue Reading →

Wiggleywoo Works ‘Day Henry Met’ Sales

Dublin animation studio Wiggleywoo is racking up international sales for its animated preschool series The Day Henry Met (26 x 5), which launched this week on RTEjr. Distributor Monster ... Continue Reading →

Live ‘Aladdin’ Prequel in the Works

Disney has revealed yet another live-action spin on one of its animated classics, giving heads-up to Hollywood Reporter that a prequel to Aladdin is in development at the studio. Working-titled ... Continue Reading →

Kabillion Launches ‘Casper,’ ‘George of the Jungle’

Independent kids’ On Demand network Kabillion has finalized deals with Broadcast Partners TV to begin streaming two updates on iconic brands: Casper’s Scare School (26 x half-hours) ... Continue Reading →

Zodiak’s ‘Waybuloo’ Comes to Sky

Zodiak Kids has secured a deal with Sky, which will take on rights to over 150 episodes of CBeebies favorites Waybuloo and live-action crafts program Mister Maker. The episodes will ... Continue Reading →

Portland’s Bent Inks Two-Year Production Pact

Producer Trever Stewart has signed a two-year production deal with Portland, Oregon-based Bent Image Lab, bringing his slate of animation projects to the rapidly growing Pacific Northwest ... Continue Reading →

Star Wars, Marvel Attractions Planned for Shanghai Disneyland

Shanghai Disneyland, set to open to the public in Spring 2016, will contain six themed lands (Mickey Avenue, Adventure Isle, Gardens of Imagination, Tomorrowland, Treasure Cove and ... Continue Reading →