Trolls: The Beat Goes On

Building the Happy, Shiny World of ‘Trolls: The Beat Goes On’

Fans who couldn’t get enough of the colorful adventures of Poppy, Branch and the other memorable characters of DreamWorks’ 2016 movie Trolls are in for a treat this season. The ... Continue Reading →
StoryBots

WildBrain and JibJab to Grow ‘StoryBots’ on YouTube

Digital kids’ network and studio WildBrain has struck a multi-year deal with JibJab Bros. Studios to manage and grow StoryBots, on YouTube. StoryBots is an Emmy Award-winning multi-platform ... Continue Reading →
The Star of Andra and Tati

RAI Announces Animated Holocaust-Themed Special

Italian pubcaster RAI has announced the production of The Star of Andra and Tati, a new 2D-animated TV special honoring the true story of two Jewish Italian girls who survived the horrors ... Continue Reading →
Matthew Ellis

The Cartel Grows Toon Arm, Taps Ellis as Manager

L.A.-based full-service management and production company The Cartel is expanding its animation and family division. The company has tapped former agent and 17-year entertainment industry ... Continue Reading →
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Nominations Announced for 90th Academy Awards

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the nominees for the 90th Annual Academy Awards this morning. The winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on March ... Continue Reading →
Star Wars Rebels

‘Star Wars Rebels’ Will Wrap Up on March 5

Disney XD has announced the dates for the final episodes of its acclaimed animated series Star Wars Rebels. The final episodes will begin airing on Monday, Feb. 19 at 9 p.m. Two back-to-back ... Continue Reading →
U2 - Get Out of Your Own Way

U2 Releases Politically Charged Animated Video

Irish superband U2 has released a new animated video for its song “Get Out of Your Own Way”, produced by Israeli graffiti collective known as the Broken Fingaz Crew. The ... Continue Reading →
Old Street

Ankama and Benlai Team Up for ‘Old Street’

France’s Ankama is teaming up with China’s Benlai Pictures to co-produce an animated movie titled Old Street, based on the Chinese comic book by Nie Jun. The development is facilitated ... Continue Reading →
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Pixar’s ‘Toy Story 4′ Finds a New Writer

The fourth chapter in Pixar’s blockbuster franchise Toy Story has a new writer on board. Deadline reports that Stephany Folsom is in charge of imagining Cowboy Woody and Buzz Lightyear’s ... Continue Reading →
Unikitty!

‘Unikitty’ Is Pink, Positive and Purr-fectly Tooned

There’s a whole lot of pink sparkle coming to Cartoon Network’s Friday lineup this month. That’s because Warner Bros. Animation has delivered the awesome new show Unikitty! to ... Continue Reading →