Oggy & the Cockroaches

Xilam’s ‘Oggy & the Cockroaches’ Fuels Up in GAS Region

Award-winning French animation company Xilam has licensed the third, fourth and fifth seasons of its hit comedy series Oggy & the Cockroaches to Disney Channel for Germany, Austria ... Continue Reading →
Insectibles

One Animation’s ‘Insectibles’ Going Strong in Germany

Insectibles is shaping up to be the next big thing from CG studio One Animation (Oddbods), with the 3D HD animated series scoring top kids’ TV ratings in Germany. The show is a co-production ... Continue Reading →
Loving Vincent

Good Deed Ent. Dates ‘Loving Vincent’ NYC & LA Openings

LA-based Good Deed Entertainment has set the opening dates for award-winning animated feature Loving Vincent — produced by Poland’s BreakThru Films (Peter and the Wolf) and ... Continue Reading →
Charlotte

Bibo Bergeron Gears Up for Animated ‘Charlotte’ Biopic

Director Bibo Bergeron (A Monster in Paris, Shark Tale) and producer Julia Rosenberg (Sundowners, Being Julia) are laying the groundwork for an ambitious animated biopic on German-Jewish ... Continue Reading →
Deb Pierson

Deb Pierson & Lloyd Mintz Promoted at Genius Brands

Kids’ multimedia entertainment company Genius Brands International has upped two of its leading executives: Kid Genius Cartoon Channel President Deb Pierson has been named Senior ... Continue Reading →
Animal Crackers

John Krasinski Unleashes Inner Beast in ‘Animal Crackers’ Trailer

Blue Dream Studios has released a new official trailer for its upcoming CG animated feature Animal Crackers via The Hollywood Reporter, giving potential moviegoers a taste of what propelled ... Continue Reading →
After All

Australian Academy Names Animated Short AACTA Nominees

Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts has announced the first round of nominees for the AACTA Awards — those in the Best Short Fiction Film and Best Short Animation ... Continue Reading →
Grand Pear - My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic

William Shatner, Felicia Day Pony Up for ‘Friendship Is Magic’ S7

The mid-season premiere of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic will feature some very special celebrity guest voices to usher in the next 15 all-new half-hour episodes, starting on ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Emoji Movie’ & ‘Nut Job 2′ Bits, ‘Game of Thrones’ Record & More

VIDEO: ‘The Emoji Movie’ “Emoticons” Clip Meet some of the colorful characters of Sony Pictures Animation’s technophile adventure in this newly release ... Continue Reading →
Truckin'

Freitag Taps 5 Animators to Retell Its Brand Story

If you’ve ever wondered how Swiss company Freitag came to put a fashionable spin on recycling back in 1993, you can now take in their story through a series of animated shorts ... Continue Reading →