Sid & Marty Krofft Developing ‘Sigmund and the Sea Monsters’ with Amazon

Amazon Studios has signed a development deal with iconic TV producers Sid and Marty Krofft to develop a pilot that reimagines ‘70s kids classic Sigmund and the Sea Monsters. The Kroffts ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Plans Film Version of Sayuri Ueda Horror Story

Los Angeles-based VIZ Productions is developing a feature film adaptation of The Street of Fruiting Bodies by famed Japanese author Sayuri Ueda. The short horror story appeared in the ... Continue Reading →

Disney XD Orders Second Season of ‘Star vs. The Forces of Evil’

Disney XD has ordered a second season of Daron Nefcy’s upcoming animated comedy Star vs. The Forces of Evil ahead of its premiere on Monday, March 30 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. The announcement ... Continue Reading →

One Screen Announces Three Animation Winners

The One Screen Film Festival organizers One Club have announced the 2015 award winners for the global film and advertising industry competition, including three top level animated shorts. ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Releasing ‘Tiger & Bunny: The Rising’ Feb. 24

VIZ Media will be releasing anime feature Tiger & Bunny The Movie: The Rising on DVD (SRP $19.98 US/$24.98 CAN) and Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack ($29.99 US/$37.48 CAN) on February 24. ... Continue Reading →

ITV Commissions Puppet Comedy ‘Newzoids’

U.K. network ITV has commissioned a new, topical puppet animation sketch show which promises to poke fun at pop culture, politics and celebrities: Newzoids. The six-part series, set ... Continue Reading →

EFM Deals Send Wizart’s ‘Snow Queen 2′ Worldwide

Russia’s Wizart Animation has closed several new deals for its latest feature production and distribution project during the European Film Market (EFM) event this year. The Snow ... Continue Reading →

‘Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood’ Gets Complete Euro Free TV Carriage

PGS Entertainment has secured 100% free TV carriage for Method Animation and DQ Entertainment’s Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood (52 x 11) throughout Europe, the international ... Continue Reading →

Cloth Cat Is World’s Largest CelAction Installation

U.K.-based Cloth Cat Animation is now the largest single installation of CelAction2D software in the world, snapping up 100 licenses for its Cardiff studio. Cloth Cat is currently in ... Continue Reading →

‘Kingsman’ Trailer Gets Animated

To help promote its soon to be released comic-book inspired feature Kingsman: The Secret Service, 20th Century Fox has tapped animator/illustrator Rachel Ryle to create a stop-motion ... Continue Reading →