FOX Debuts Trailers for New Sunday Toons

This week, Fox-TV unveiled the latest plans for its Sunday Night Animation Domination block. In September, the cabler will premiere Allen Gregory at 8:30 p.m., right after The Simpsons. ... Continue Reading →

Digital Domain’s Parent Co. Seeks to Raise $115M

Vfx studio Digital Domain’s parent company is hoping to raise up to $115 million through an initial public offering to take place this summer. Digital Domain Media Group Inc. ... Continue Reading →

Curious Hires Reilly as Exec Producer

New York-based animation and mixed-media studio Curious Pictures has hired veteran exec producer Bill Reilly (owner of Space Program) as exec producer of commercials and  advertising ... Continue Reading →

Crater’s CTP 2.0 Hits the Market

Germany’s Crater Software has released the 2.0 version of its CTP animation software today. Designed to create broadcast and film-quality animation, CTP requires only a standard Windows ... Continue Reading →

Universal Forges Deal for ‘Metal Hurlant’

Universal Pictures Germany has acquired home video and VOD rights to French sci-fi TV series Metal Hurlant Chronicles. According to Variety, the deal which was made with The Licensing ... Continue Reading →

MacFarlane to Reboot ‘The Flintstones’

According to a story in, Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane has acquired the rights to reboot Hanna Barbera’s iconic series The Flintstones both on TV and in features. ... Continue Reading →

Animated ‘Thor’ to Hammer DVD Competition

Thor, Marvel’s powerful God of Thunder is sitting on top of the new animated DVD releases list of the week. The new direct-to-DVD Thor: Tales of Asgard is the eighth in series of ... Continue Reading →

Create & phuuz Ready to Deliver ‘Iconicles’

Create Media Ventures and phuuz entertainment are close to wrapping the first season of Iconicles, their new animated/live-action series produced for the preschool set. The 26 x half ... Continue Reading →

Pearl to Shine in Licensing/Kids Post at Target

Target Entertainment has appointed Lindsay Pearl as its new Director of Licensing and Children’s Acquisitions. She joins Target in June and will be representing the company at Licensing ... Continue Reading →

Animag’s Annual Pitch Party Is Now Open!

What’s the use of having a great idea for an animated show if you can’t get the key development execs at the networks and cable outlets to give you a shot? Well, we may have the ... Continue Reading →