The Incredibles 2

New Poster for Pixar Sequel Promises “an Incredible Summer”

Spring has sprung, which means the summer blockbuster season is nearly upon us — which means we are just that much closer to the release of Brad Bird’s hotly anticipated sequel, ... Continue Reading →
Skechers X ‘One Piece’

Skechers X ‘One Piece’ Line Makes Tracks to NorAm

Following an in-demand launch in Asia, footwear brand Skechers USA is extending its anime inspired collaboration to the US and Canada with the launch of Skechers X One Piece. The collection ... Continue Reading →
Lei Lei

Indie Filmmaker Lei Lei Joins CalArts Experimental Animation Faculty

The California Institute of the Arts announced that independent animator Lei Lei has joined its Experimental Animation Program faculty in the spring 2018 semester. An internationally ... Continue Reading →
Roger Ramjet

‘Roger Ramjet’ Creator Fred Crippen Dies Age 90

Fred Crippen, the prolific animator, writer, producer, director and founder of Pantomime Pictures who created the famous 1960s series Roger Ramjet, passed away March 22 at the age of ... Continue Reading →
Boris and Rufus

Brazilian Toon ‘Boris and Rufus’ Rolls Out Across LatAm

Having launched on Disney XD in Brazil in January, 2D buddy comedy Boris and Rufus (26 x 11’) will be expanding its reach across the continent when it debuts in more than 40 Latin ... Continue Reading →
Pet Robots artwork from BlueDreamStudios.com

Portfolio Teams with Blue Dream for ‘Pet Robots’

Producer-distributor Portfolio Entertainment has partnered with award-winning creator Scott Christian Sava (Animal Crackers film, Hyperactive book) to develop his graphic novel Pet ... Continue Reading →
The Anybodies

WOW! Unlimited’s Mainframe Studios Debuts New Series

Vancouver-based animation and live-action production house Mainframe Studios, part of WOW! Unlimited Media, is revealing new projects fit for a range of audiences. Mainframe’s highly ... Continue Reading →
Stefanie Bitton

Studio Pascal Blais Turns 35 with Rebrand as TONIC DNA

Just in time for its 35th anniversary, Academy Award-winning Montreal-based animation producer Studio Pascal Blais has rebranded itself with the new name TONIC DNA, and a forward-looking ... Continue Reading →
The Horn Quartet

Annecy Announces 2018 TV & Commissioned Selections

Following the announcements of the short film competition selections, organizers of the Annecy International Festival of Animated Film have revealed that 23 TV projects and 31 Commissioned ... Continue Reading →
The Death of Superman

Jerry O’Connell, Rebecca Romijn & Rainn Wilson Lead ‘Death of Superman’ Cast

The DC Animated Universe is getting some added TV starpower in the upcoming comic-book adaptation The Death of Superman, coming this summer from Warner Bros. Animation, DC Entertainment ... Continue Reading →