Focus Picks Up ‘Ratchet & Clank’

Rainmaker Entertainment and production partners Blockade Ent. and CNHK Media announce that Focus Features has been appointed the U.S. theatrical distributor for the CG animated feature ... Continue Reading →

Harry Shearer Leaves ‘Simpsons’, Roles to Be Recast

Springfield is being shaken up as comedian, actor and voice actor Harry Shearer will be departing The Simpsons. Producer Al Jean acknowledged the breakup and stated to TheWrap that ... Continue Reading →

BBC Plans Four-Part ‘Watership Down’ Toon

Richard Adams’ classic fantasy-adventure novel Watership Down will be introduced to a new generation thanks to a planned four-part CG animated mini series for the BBC. “I’m really ... Continue Reading →

Wizart’s ‘Snow Queen 3’ Coming 2016

Internationally successful Russian film franchise The Snow Queen will see a third installment from producer Wizart Animation. The new adventure is being made with a $15 million budget ... Continue Reading →

‘Jem’ Trailer Offers Taste of Classic Toon Revamp

Nostalgia-ridden ‘80s toon fans finally got a longer look at what Universal’s live-action Jem and the Holograms adaptation is going to do to their childhood dreams when it hits ... Continue Reading →

Rainmaker Reveals ‘Ratchet & Clank’ Voice Cast

Rainmaker Entertainment and production partner Blockade Entertainment, together with China’s CNHK Media, have revealed the impressive voice cast roster for their upcoming CG feature ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Brings ‘The Last: Naruto the Movie’ to LatAm

VIZ Media will be bringing the latest adventures of everyone’s favorite ninja-in-training to theaters in Latin America as The Last: Naruto the Movie launches in Chile and Peru this ... Continue Reading →

9 Story Options ‘Otis the Tractor’

9 Story Media Group has inked a deal with Penguin Young Readers to produce an animated TV series based on the No. 1 New York Times bestselling children’s book series Otis the ... Continue Reading →

PBS’ ‘Nature Cat’ Gets All-Star Cast

At the PBS Annual Meeting, PBS KIDS revealed the all-star voice lineup for its newest animated series, Nature Cat. Premiering on November 25, 2015, the comedy adventure will star Saturday ... Continue Reading →

‘Strawberry Shortcake’ Season 4 Coming June 20

Discovery Family Channel will ring in summer with a hearty new helping of Strawberry Shortcake’s Berry Bitty Adventures, which will premiere its fourth season on June 20 at 12:30 ... Continue Reading →