Comic-Con First Look: Megamind with Ferrell, Fey and McGrath

With comedic stars Will Ferrell, Tina Fey and Jonah Hill and their Megamind director Tom McGrath (Madagascar movies, Penguins of Madagascar) in attendance, Comic-Con got off to a very ... Continue Reading →

Tron: Legacy Panel Electrifies Comic-Con Fans

If your Comic-Con panel generates unbelievable fan response, it’s a no-brainer to bring it back again. That’s why for the third year in a row, Disney brought the house down ... Continue Reading →

Del Toro to Direct Disney’s Haunted Mansion

One of the most exciting news items coming out of Comic-Con this year was that Oscar-winning director Guillermo del Toro will direct a live-action feature based on Disneyland’s ... Continue Reading →

Stan Winston’s Family and Gnomon Launch New School

The family of the late artist and effects visionary Stan Winston and Hollywood-based Gnomon School of Visual Effects have launched the Stan Winston School of Character Arts. The new ... Continue Reading →

Autodesk Acquires Illuminate Labs

Autodesk Acquires Illuminate Labs Just in time for SIGGRAPH, Autodesk announced today that it has acquired Illuminate Labs, a Swedish privately held maker of lighting technology for ... Continue Reading →

Autodesk Acquires Illuminate Labs

Just in time for SIGGRAPH, Autodesk announced today that it has acquired Illuminated Labs, a Swedish privately held maker of lighting technology for game development. Illuminate Labs’ ... Continue Reading →

Moonscoop’s Hero:108 Lands on Mexico’s Televisa

Moonscoop has sold its animated comedy/action adventure series Hero:108 To Mexico’s Televisa channel. This follows sales to the UK’s GMTV, MBC in the Middle East, and Cartoon ... Continue Reading →

Seth MacFarlane to Roast David Hasselhoff

If there’s anyone who knows how to make fun of a celebrity in a good-natured manner, it’s Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane. That’s why it’s great news that ... Continue Reading →

Nickelodeon Greenlights New Airbender Series

Fans who were disappointed at M. Night Shyamalan’s live-action version of Avatar: The Last Airbender have a good reason to celebrate at Comic-Con this year as Nickelodeon just ... Continue Reading →

Born to Be Bad

Inspired by Bond, Mr. Bean and the art of cartoonist Charles Addams, Chris Meledandri and this team at Illumination introduce the world to a colorful new villain in Despicable Me. Lex ... Continue Reading →