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‘Sindbad & The 7 Galaxies’ Launches with Presales

Creative Media Partners, a full-service media company founded by former KidsCo chief and Walt Disney Co. senior exec Paul Robinson, has launched its first title: Sindbad & The 7 ... Continue Reading →
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‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ Gets New Trailer, Posters

LAIKA and Focus Features have unveiled a new trailer and character posters for its upcoming stop-motion animated original feature Kubo and the Two Strings. The trailer showcases everything ... Continue Reading →
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Garfunkel & Oates, Tom Kenny Among Annie Presenters

Organizers of the 43rd Annual Annie Awards have revealed the roster of presenters who will take the stage at the Saturday, February 6 to celebrate the year’s best in animation. Returning ... Continue Reading →
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‘Star Darlings’ Gets Disney TV Debut Friday

Disney Channel will debut the first television special for original tween property Star Darlings this Friday, January 29 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. The programming event will expand on the stories ... Continue Reading →
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AVOD Platform batteryPOP Picks up Zodiak Toons

Zodiak Kids has sold AVOD right for two of its animated series — LoliRock season one and Get Blake! — to online ad-supported platform batteryPOP. The deal makes the toons ... Continue Reading →
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Cartoon Network Taps Pacific Licensing Studio for SE Asia

Cartoon Network announces that Pacific Licensing Studio will represent the company’s consumer products division in Southeast Asia. The partnership is effective immediately, and ... Continue Reading →
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Media I.M. Reps Belarus Toon ‘Sunny Bunnies’

London-based Media I.M. has taken on representation for Belarusian producer Digital Light Studio’s Sunny Bunnies (26 x 3’5″) and appointed Julia Oginska to head up ... Continue Reading →
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Samsung Opening VR Movie Studio

Tech and electronics giant Samsung, creators of the Gear VR virtual-reality headset, announced at Sundance that it will be opening a studio in New York to produce immersive VR entertainment ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

Kung Fu Panda 3 Is Expected to Fortify DreamWorks Animation’s Ties to China LA Times looks at Jeffrey Katzenberg’s investment strategy ahead of sequel’s simultaneous ... Continue Reading →
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Animation Production Day Calls for Entries

The 10th Animation Production Day is now open for project submissions for the 2016 event, taking place April 28-29 in Stuttgart. Animation Production Day is Germany’s most prominent ... Continue Reading →