Singer to Direct Battlestar Galactica Movie

After trying his hand at 20th century history with the ho-hum Valkyrie, director Bryan Singer is returning to his sci-fi roots with an upcoming feature adaptation of the popular TV ... Continue Reading →

Disney Unveils Rapunzel Concept Art

While everyone is anticipating Disney’s return to 2D form this holiday season with The Princess and the Frog, there’s an equal amount of interest in the studio’s upcoming ... Continue Reading →

MacFarlane: Yup, Stewie’s Gay

After suspecting it all along, we now have confirmation from Family Guy creator that the show’s breakout character Stewart Gilligan ‘Stewie’ Griffin is gay. MacFarlane, ... Continue Reading →

Vanguard’s Space Chimps 2 3-D Goes into Production

Los Angeles-based Vanguard Animation is producing a sequel to its 2008 CG-animated feature, Space Chimps. Overseen by animation veteran John Williams (Shrek, Valiant, Happily N’Ever ... Continue Reading →

Fabrice O. JoubertDirector, French Roast

Fabrice O. Joubert’s charming CG-animated short French Roast has been receiving numerous festival awards and critical attention over the past few months. In August, the short ... Continue Reading →

Books We Love

God of Comics: Osamu Tezuka and the Creation of Post-World War II Manga By Natsu Onoda Power [Univ. of Mississippi Press, $25] For those of us who love to devour anything written ... Continue Reading →

Let the Good Bytes Roll

The eclectic sights and sounds of New Orleans add an extra dimension to this year’s SIGGRAPH confab and CG animation festival. It’s a commonly acknowledged fact that the ... Continue Reading →

So, This Dentist and His Family Get in an RV ‘

Michael Eisner and Eric Fogel team up to bring viewers Glenn Martin DDS, a claymated sitcom about a dentist and his family, which premieres this month on Nick at Nite. When it comes ... Continue Reading →

A New Chapter for The Jungle Book

DQ Entertainment sets up a robust animation pipeline for its upcoming new CG-animated series. While Disney’s 1967 feature adaptation of The Jungle Book will always be associated ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Picks Up Another Live-Action Pilot!

This isn’t an animation-related story, but it’s definitely indicative of the direction in which Cartoon Network has been heading for the past year or so. We learned today ... Continue Reading →