Phil Lord and Chris Miller Receive Texas Avery Award

Reel FX, the Texan studio behind the Golden Globe-nominated The Book of Life, has presented the 9th annual “Texas” Avery Animation Award to Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, ... Continue Reading →

Patty Jenkins Takes Over ‘Wonder Woman’ Helm

Just two days after news got out that Breaking Bad and Walking Dead director Michelle MacLaren had ditched the upcoming Wonder Woman film project over “creative differences,” Warner ... Continue Reading →

Frederator Picks Up Two Korean Toons

Online animation destination Channel Frederator has added to its preschool-targeted offerings by picking up two titles from South Korea: cut-out/stop-motion series Cloud Bread (156 ... Continue Reading →

Disneyland Producer Greg Smith Dies

Greg Smith, who for nearly three decades helped produce special live entertainment for Anaheim, California’s iconic Disneyland theme park, died March 12 from complications of lung ... Continue Reading →

FUNimation Launches on PlayStation

Texas-based anime distributor FUNimation Entertainment has released a new PlayStation 4 app for its streaming service in the U.S. and Canada. Fans will now be able to access their favorite ... Continue Reading →

Corus, Disney TV Ink Landmark Licensing Agreement

Corus Entertainment has secured a groundbreaking, long-term licensing agreement with Disney/ABC Television Group that will see Corus take on stewardship of the brand in Canada, with ... Continue Reading →

Han and Chewie Make Appearance in ‘Force Awakens’ Trailer

Disney/Lucasfilm have unveiled the second official trailer for J.J. Abram’s hotly anticipated Star Wars: The Force Awakens, arriving in theaters December 18. Fans of the original ... Continue Reading →

‘Justice League: Gods & Monsters’ Coming July 28

Justice League: Gods & Monsters, the all-new animated DC Universe Original Movie conceived by legendary producer/animator Bruce Timm, will get its release from Warner Bros. on July ... Continue Reading →

‘Inside Out’ Sets World Premiere for Cannes Fest

Disney-Pixar’s newest CG feature Inside Out will have its world premiere in style at the 68th annual Cannes Film Festival in France, which runs May 13-24 this year. Director Pete ... Continue Reading →

Sylvain Chomet Directs Stromae’s ‘Carmen’

Three-time Oscar nominated director Sylvain Chomet (The Triplets of Belleville, The Illusionist, The Old Lady and the Pigeons), through London-based production house th1ng, has crafted ... Continue Reading →