Take-Two Shares Profits with Rockstar Games

Under new management, Take-Two Interactive Software has established an incentive compensation program for the Rockstar Games label that is primarily based on a profit-sharing arrangement. ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Pacts with Warner Home Video

Anime distributor VIZ Media has signed a home entertainment distribution agreement with Warner Home Video (WHV) for the United States and Mexico. Effective April 1, 2009, WHV will be ... Continue Reading →

Dogstar wins Asian Television Award

The Australian children’s series Dogstar was named Best Animation at the Asian Television Awards (ATA) in Singapore. The kudo fest recognizing television programs and production ... Continue Reading →

WALL’E, Bashir, Persepolis Nominated by London Critics

Critical darling WALL’E from Disney and Pixar is among the five films nominated for Film of the Year by the London Film Critics’ Circle. The acclaimed animated doc Waltz ... Continue Reading →

4Kids Has New Plan for CW Saturdays

Children’s entertainment company 4Kids Ent. has announced its new lineup of programs for The CW4Kids, its five-hour program block airing Saturday mornings from 7 a.m. to noon ... Continue Reading →

TV-Loonland’s Penelope Set for CBeebies

British broadcaster BBC has acquired full TV rights to TV-Loonland’s is animated show, Penelope. The series of 54 five-minute cartoons will begin airing on digital preschool channel ... Continue Reading →

Director Sets Sails for Sinbad

After trolling the waters of development hell for a few years, Columbia Pictures’ new Sinbad movie appears closer to actually being made. The studio is in talks with Adam Shankman ... Continue Reading →

Tron Sequel Goes 3-D

Disney’s return to the video game world known as Tron will be a three-dimensional journey, according to Ain’t It Cool News. The fanboy web destination cites a trusted source ... Continue Reading →

Despereaux’s Tale Told in Theaters

Kate DiCamillo’s Newberry Medal-winning children’s book The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup and a Spool of Thread comes to life on ... Continue Reading →

WALL’E Wins Over Chicago Critics

Disney/Pixar’s WALL’E has been honored by yet another group of movie reviewers as end-of-the year picks continue to roll in from around the country. The film garnered four ... Continue Reading →