Garfield 25th Anniversary Special Coming

Having acquired the international television rights to the Garfield & Friends animated series, Tremendous! Ent. has announced plans to produce and distribute a 25th anniversary ... Continue Reading →

American Ent. & Animation Rescinds Acquisition of Cyper Ent.

American Ent. & Animation Corp., a public shell company seeking acquisitions in the animation industry, has rescinded its offer from last October to acquire Korean animation house ... Continue Reading →

Happy Hour At Simon Mall

Happy Hour Ent. teamed with advertising agency Publicis Mid-America to produce four 15-second regional spots for Indianapolis-based Simon Mall. The commercials involve a paper gift ... Continue Reading →

Top Creative Director Volunteers At Ex’pression

Ex’pression Center for New Media, the Emeryville, Calif. digital arts school, announced that award-winning Creative Director Todd Godwin will volunteer as an instructor for the ... Continue Reading →

State of the Industry: Independent Animation

To follow up June’s well-attended panel discussion, The State of the Industry, ASIFA-Hollywood, The Animation Guild Local 839 and Women In Animation, Inc. will look to the arena ... Continue Reading →

Scribes Mount Hill For Fox

As Twentieth Century Fox Television’s animated hit King Of The Hill ramps up for its eighth season, showrunner-exec. producer responsibilities will go to series writers Dave Krinsky ... Continue Reading →

Jimmy Neutron Invents Nick’s Highest-Rated Premiere Ever

With its 8:30 p.m. debut on Friday, Sept. 6, Nickelodeon’s Jimmy Neutron, Boy Genius rocketed to a first place win with kids in the galaxy of broadcast and basic-cable television. Based ... Continue Reading →

Intel To Accelerate CG production

The Hollywood Reporter brings word that chip manufacturer Intel promises to speed up production of high-quality computer graphics created on Intel-based systems by 25%-40% via a new ... Continue Reading →

DIC Names Nancy Bassett Sr. VP Of Licensing

DIC Entertainment has signed Nancy Bassett to head up all licensing and merchandising sales initiatives worldwide. The announcement was made by DIC President Brad Brooks. Bassett comes ... Continue Reading →

Farscape Cancelled, Live-Action, Anime Features Planned

The Sci Fi Channel will not venture into a fifth season of its hit original series Farscape. The remaining fourth season episodes, set to begin airing in January, will see the series ... Continue Reading →