Kickstand Grows in Brooklyn

A new animation and research development company called Kickstand has opened its doors in Brooklyn, New York. Using a team of technical directors with backgrounds in DreamWorks Animation ... Continue Reading →

Disney’s D23 Expo Details Are Announced

Disney fans will be able to get sneak previews of upcoming new movies and behind-the-scenes info about classic toons at the first D23 Expo, scheduled to take place at the Anaheim Convention ... Continue Reading →

Disney Unveils Plans at Licensing Show

Following yesterday news about primetime Handy Manny projects, Disney unveiled plans for new product line extensions for the Toy Story franchise, two new Princess characters (Tiana ... Continue Reading →

Nelvana Spins New BeyBlade Relaunch

The massively popular toyline and animated series about the spinning tops called BeyBlades is getting a reboot. Nelvana and d-rights announced today that 51 new episodes of the series ... Continue Reading →

Producers’ Event Spotlights Pixar and 3-D Technologies

If you’ve been thinking about checking out the First Produced By event held at Sony Studios this week (June 5-7), you’ll be happy to know that the event features a great ... Continue Reading →

Family Guy Is Eyeing Best Comedy Emmy

The Peter Griffin clan are hoping to give live-action sitcoms such as 30 Rock and The Office a run for their money this Emmy season. Variety reports that Family Guy exec producer and ... Continue Reading →

Pitch Party Winners’ Updates!

It’s always interesting to find out what’s been happening to the projects and talented artists who submitted the winning entries in previous years’ Pitch Party contests. ... Continue Reading →

Bruckheimer and Yeatman Talk Guinea Pig VFX

Uber-producer Jerry Bruckheimer and Oscar-winning vfx supervisor-turned-director Hoyt Yeatman (The Abyss) led an informative behind-the-scenes press session about the making of Disney’s ... Continue Reading →

Winx Creator Offers Darker Teen Property

Italian creator of the popular animated Winx series and Rainbow CEO Iginio Straffi has created a new girl-skewing franchise called Maya Fox, featuring a 17-year-old girl character who ... Continue Reading →

Bakugan Back in Business on Cartoon Network

Dan, Marucho, Drago and the rest of the gang from Bakugan have kicked off their new season of adventures on Cartoon Network Saturdays at 9 a.m. in grand style. The second season, which ... Continue Reading →