Muppet Babies

Jenny Slate Pulls Up Her Stockings to Voice ‘Muppet Babies’ Nanny

Actor-comedian Jenny Slate has been announced as the voice of iconic cartoon caretaker Miss Nanny in Disney Junior’s CG reimagining of Muppet Babies, premiering in March on Disney ... Continue Reading →
Usagi Yojimbo

Gaumont Options Stan Sakai’s ‘Usagi Yojimbo’ Comics

Gaumont has optioned the iconic samurai rabbit comic-book series Usagi Yojimbo from creator, writer and illustrator Stan Sakai, for development into an animated TV series. The project ... Continue Reading →
Faceware Technologies 2018 pricing

Faceware Rolls Out 2018 Pricing, Bundles & New Services

Faceware Technologies, leading provider of markerless 3D facial motion-capture solutions, announces brand new pricing for 2018. Effective immediately, a range of price reductions on ... Continue Reading →
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Cartoon Network’s ‘Apple & Onion’ Takes Root Feb. 23

The freshest new comedy duo on the toon scene will make their debut on Cartoon Network this month, with Apple & Onion set to enjoy a double premiere on Friday, February 23 at 7 ... Continue Reading →
Claude

Sixteen South’s ‘Claude’ Heads to Disney Junior with Pedigree Cast

A dream team of British acting talent has signed on to help bring Sixteen South’s new animated preschool program Claude to life. Featuring the voices of Simon Callow CBE, Anne Reid ... Continue Reading →
Natalie Llewellyn

Jellyfish Dives into IP with New Head of Dev Natalie Llewellyn

BAFTA-winning production studio Jellyfish Pictures is crewing up to pursue original children’s animation properties with the appointment of Natalie Llewellyn as Head of Development. ... Continue Reading →
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

No One’s Playing in ‘Fallen Kingdom’ Game Day Trailer

Universal Pictures let something big and bad loose on Super Bowl Sunday, when viewers first got to see star Chris Pratt come face-to-teeth with a new, terrifying dinosaur hybrid (of ... Continue Reading →
Solo: A Star Wars Story

Who’s Scruffy Looking? Disney Debuts ‘Solo’ Trailer

I’ve got a *good* feeling about this..! Disney/Lucasfilm dropped a new teaser trailer for the highly anticipated origin tale Solo: A Star Wars Story, landing in US theaters May 25. ... Continue Reading →
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Ex-Rovio Head Launches New Animation Co. Haruworks

A new Finland-based animation start-up studio has officially opened today, dubbed Haruworks. The company is headed by animation and mobile entertainment expert Nick Dorra as Founder, ... Continue Reading →
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‘Coco’ Conquers at 45th Annie Awards

ASIFA-Hollywood held its 45th Annie Awards ceremony Saturday night, honoring the best in animation production and individual achievement across 36 categories (including this year’s ... Continue Reading →