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FMX Animation Highlights Include Kung Fu Panda 3

FMX 2016 kicks off in Stuttgart next week, running April 26-29, and program announcements are still rolling in from the organizers. Just days ago, Anne Kolbe, the Executive Vice President ... Continue Reading →
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‘Finding Dory’ Nets 13 Promo Partners

As Ellen DeGeneres’ fishy alter ego prepares to dive back into theaters in Disney-Pixar’s Finding Dory (June 17), 13 brands have signed on to support the film, building up an ocean ... Continue Reading →
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Funimation Brings Project Itoh’s ‘Harmony’ to U.S. Theaters

On the heels of the limited theatrical release of The Empire of Corpses, Funimation Films announces that advance tickets are now on sale for Harmony — the second in a three-part ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

Emoji Movie by Sony Animation to Hit Theaters in Augus 2017 SPA’s CinemaCon presentation dished details on the curious film concept set in the fantastical digital world inside your ... Continue Reading →
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‘Star Wars Rebels’ Delivers Ratings High for Disney XD

Disney XD announces that based on Live + 7 preferred viewing ratings, the one-hour season two finale of CG animated series Star Wars Rebels (which aired from 9-10 p.m. ET/PT) posted ... Continue Reading →
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Rebecca Hershinger Appointed CFO of Genius Brands

Genius Brands International and its Board of Directors have named veteran financial executive and former VP of Finance for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Rebecca Hershinger, as Chief Financial ... Continue Reading →
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Crackle Upfronts: More ‘SuperMansion’ & Anime Channel Announced

Crackle — the online web series, film and TV show outlet owned by Sony — held its upfront presentation in New York today, and among the announcements was news of a second ... Continue Reading →
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Jim Henson Co. Secures Multiple Global Preschool Deals

Following the MIPTV event in Cannes, The Jim Henson Company announces it has secured a number of new licensing deals across multiple platforms for its popular animated preschool series ... Continue Reading →
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OddBot, Tails of Whimsy Partner for ‘Mackie McKeens’

Los Angeles-based animation studio OddBot, Inc. has optioned The Mighty Machines of Mackie McKeens from The Art of Daryl Slaton LLC — best known as Tails of Whimsy — to ... Continue Reading →
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DHX and Mattel Creations Ink Content Deal for ‘Rainbow Magic’

DHX Media has licensed much-loved children’s publishing property Rainbow Magic from Mattel, Inc., in a long-term, exclusive, worldwide agreements managed under the Mattel Creations ... Continue Reading →