Ponyo, Now Fifth Top-Grossing Anime in U.S.

By taking in over $11.2 million in ticket sales, Disney’s release of Hayao Miyazaki’s Ponyo has become the fifth top-grossing anime theatrical release in the U.S. Although ... Continue Reading →

Wildcat Apparel Launches Classic Media T-Shirt Line

Rocky and Bullwinkle, Mr. Magoo and Underdog have found a new partner in sportswear company Wildcat Apparel Group. The New York-based outfit has announced that it will feature these ... Continue Reading →

Adventures of One Eskimo Available Today on iTunes

English band One eskimO and Warner Premiere debuted their innovative new animated Visual Album on iTunes and other digital channels on Monday (Aug. 30). Animated by award-winning studio ... Continue Reading →

Hryniewicz to Oversee U.K. Sales for Rainbow

Italian animation house Rainbow SpA has put industry veteran Lisa Hryniewicz in charge of business development in the U.K. The new focus on the U.K. market will maximize the potential ... Continue Reading →

Shaun the Sheep Vs. Batman on DVD

If you have no big plans for the upcoming, three-day weekend, why not plan a nice staycation with some of the new animated DVD/Blu-ray titles coming out today? Among the cool titles ... Continue Reading →

Disney to Acquire Marvel Entertainment

Disney is getting ready to buy Marvel Entertainment in a stock and cash transaction for the amount of $4 billion. Under the terms of the deal, Marvel shareholders would receive $30 ... Continue Reading →

Green Hornet’s Flight Delayed Again

Sony has pushed back the release date for Michel Gondry’s adaptation of The Green Hornet to December 17, 2010, according to Variety. The superhero pic, starring Seth Rogen, was ... Continue Reading →

Electric Company to Strip Daily on PBS

Sesame Workshop’s high-energy series The Electric Company will be offered daily on PBS KIDS GO! beginning September 7. Aimed at six- to nine-year-olds, the show reinforces strong ... Continue Reading →

El Tigre, WordWorld Nab Daytime Emmys

Nickelodeon’s fantastic-looking animated show El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera took home four Creative Arts Emmys this past Saturday. Created by husband-and-wife team ... Continue Reading →

Paley’s Art Featured in IAD Poster

Fans of Nina Paley (Sita Sings the Blues) will be happy to know that the brilliant New York-based indie animator has designed the 2009 poster for the 8th Annual International Animation ... Continue Reading →