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DreamWorks Animation’s Katzenberg Sued for Comcast Merger ‘Side Deal’ A class-action complaint filed in Delaware by a minority shareholder alleges the Comcast merger is worth ... Continue Reading →

VFX Supe Eric Gambini, Two More Join FuseFX

FuseFX Vancouver announces the arrival of fresh talent to its ranks, with VFX Supervisor Eric Gambini coming on board along with VFX Producer Graeme Marshall and CG Supervisor Adam ... Continue Reading →

Nick Invites the ‘90s to Comic-Con

Nickelodeon and its library programming block The Splat are opening the vaults for a slime-tastic, immersive experience at Comic-Con International in San Diego (July 21-14). Based out ... Continue Reading →

Clips: Disney’s ‘The BFG’ Opening Friday

Disney has issued some new featurettes and clips from Steven Spielberg’s magical hybrid movie adaptation The BFG, opening nationwide this Friday, July 1. Check out the videos for ... Continue Reading →

Academy Invites 683 New Members for 2016

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has extended membership invitations to 683 distinguished filmmakers, artists and executives “who represent the best in our global ... Continue Reading →

‘Squidbillies’ Season 10 Premieres July 10

Whether you’re ready or not, America, an all-new tenth season of Squidbillies is taking off on Adult Swim on Sunday, July 10 at 11:30 p.m. ET/PT. Yes, the “Booty Hunter” is back ... Continue Reading →

New ‘Trolls’ Trailer Is a Symphony of Color (and Kookiness)

DreamWorks Animation and distribution partner 20th Century Fox have released a shiny new trailer for Trolls — the musical, CG-animated update on the classic toy brand coming to ... Continue Reading →

‘Iron Giant: Signature Edition’ Coming Home Sept. 6

Brad Bird’s iconic animated feature The Iron Giant will be back on the home entertainment market this fall, and better than ever. Available September 6 from Warner Bros. Home ... Continue Reading →

‘Sazzy Pets’ Sets Multi-Territory Amazon Premiere

Global Genesis Group and Hub Media announce that Sazzy Pets will make its international debut in July on Amazon Prime and Amazon Digital in the U.S., Germany, U.K. and Japan. The CG-animated ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Announces Anime Expo Plans

VIZ Media will be doing its part to make Anime Expo 2016 a fun-filled fan experience when it takes place at the L.A. Convention Center July 1-4. Based out of Booth #2205, VIZ will present ... Continue Reading →