Goo Goo Doll Rocks The Boat For Treasure Planet

John Rzeznik, lead singer of the popular rock group the Goo Goo Dolls, has written and recorded two brand-new songs for Walt Disney Pictures’ upcoming 2D/3D theatrical release ... Continue Reading →

Michael Crichton Dreams Up Concept For SEGA

SEGA of America Inc. and best-selling author Michael Crichton (Jurassic Park, Congo) have entered into a video game development partnership. The deal will see Crichton create an original ... Continue Reading →

PVI, FOX Sports, Ford Make Virtual Advertising History

Princeton Video Image Inc. and FOX Sports presented the first ever dynamic, animated virtual advertisements on a live national U.S. broadcast over the weekend. The ads, for the Ford ... Continue Reading →

ADV Offers Animated Farscape, Other Licenses

ADV Films, a leading distributor of anime and genre live action programming, has announced that television, home video, merchandising and game development rights to a number of its ... Continue Reading →

SoSophie’s Cannes Debut

Channelzero will unveil its three-minute pilot of the 26×22 series SoSophie at MIPCOM 2002. Scripted by Emmy-winning writer Peter Gaffney, the initial episode, "Dead Dog Double-Dare," ... Continue Reading →

Reader’s Digest To Distribute Han Christian Anderson Tales

In an agreement with Egmont Imagination, Reader’s Digest will distribute The Fairytaler on VHS and DVD. The all-new 26×30 animated series combines traditional and modern ... Continue Reading →

Capping Cartoon Forum

The largest ever Cartoon Forum drew to a close in North Wales this past weekend with the annual Cartoon D’Or award being presented to British animator Robert Bradbrook for his ... Continue Reading →

Disney Helps Kids Make Cartoons

Aspiring animators can now get a head start with Disney Interactive’s Disney Magic Artist Cartoon Maker. Aimed ages six and up, the CDROM is packaged with Disney’s Magic ... Continue Reading →

ADV Films Says Hello Kitty

ADV Films has acquired the rights to distribute the series Hello Kitty’s Paradise on VHS and DVD. Based on the Hello Kitty character featured on the Sanrio Company’s character-branded ... Continue Reading →

DIY Animation: State Of The Industry II: This Time It’s Personal

With U.S. animation jobs on the endangered list, the message is clear: if you want to be a player, you have to start your own pick-up game. The implications of this message were the ... Continue Reading →