And Now for Something Entirely Brilliant!

Adventure Time with Finn and Jake, one of the most anticipated shows of the year, is set to premiere on Cartoon Network this spring. Pendleton Ward is living the kind of life every ... Continue Reading →

The Spy Who Worked for His Mother

FX pushes the envelope with a clever new animated take on the international spy genre, courtesy of Adam Reed, co-creator of Frisky Dingo and Sealab 2021. Just when you think you’ve ... Continue Reading →

Fearless on Wheels

Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredvil, Disney XD’s new action-packed toon, follows the high-octane adventures of a young boy who can give Johnny Knoxville a run for his money. A high-energy ... Continue Reading →

The Toon That Changed My Life!

To celebrate our 200th issue, we asked some of our favorite animation heavyweights to tell us about the movie/TV show or characters that made them realize they wanted to work in the ... Continue Reading →

An Honor to be Nominated: Oscar Hopefuls React to Good News!

It’s been a busy morning for the animation and vfx race nominees. We were lucky enough to get some first-hand reactions from a few of them: Here is a round-up of those and others ... Continue Reading →

Ballantine to Lead Flying Bark Studio

American animation veteran Jim Ballantine is the new managing director of Flying Bark Studio, the Australian animation studio of Studio 100. Ballantine succeeds Eric Claeys, who left ... Continue Reading →

Mondo TV Adopts Puppy in My Pocket

Mondo TV Group is wagging its tail for toy property Puppy in My Pocket. The Italian toon powerhouse is producing an animated TV show based on Puppy, in conjunction with the creator, ... Continue Reading →

Next Tim Burton Project: Maleficent?

Here’s some interesting news for fans of Tim Burton who can’t wait until his version of Alice in Wonderland hits theaters on March 5. Ain’t It Cool News ( ... Continue Reading →

Film Lineup Announced for Cartoon Movie Event in Lyon

The 2010 edition of Cartoon Movie has released the list of movies that will be screened at the event in Lyon, France, March 3-5. Dominique Monfery’s Eleanor’s Secret (Gaumont-Alphanim, ... Continue Reading →

John K. Looks Back at 80s’ Mighty Mouse: The New Adventures

Animation fans got a late holiday gift in January when Paramount Home Entertainment released the 3-disc Mighty Mouse: The New Adventures’The Complete Series. This influential ... Continue Reading →