THQ, Sony Execs Join MTV Games

MTV Games has appointed two industry veterans to executive positoiins. Scott Guthrie, previously executive VP of publishing for THQ, is now executive VP and general manager of MTV Games. Also ... Continue Reading →

VES Honors Pixar’s Catmull

The Visual Effects Society will honor Ed Catmull, president of the Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios, with its 2010 George Melies Award. The honor, presented to people who have ... Continue Reading →

The Spine Best of Melbourne Fest

The Spine, an animated short directed by Chris Landreth and co-produced by the National Film Board of Canada, has one the Best of Festival Award at the Melbourne International Animation ... Continue Reading →

Animated Winners at Palm Springs ShortsFest

Philip Hunt’s short film Lost and Found took home the audience favorite animation short award ‘ one of several animated winners ‘ at the Palm Springs International ... Continue Reading →

SpongeBob’s Greatest Hits Out July 21

Nickelodeon and Sony Music Entertainment are set to release SpongeBob’s Greatest Hits, a compilation of 17 new and classic tracks celebrating the 10th anniversary of SpongeBob ... Continue Reading →

Lassie Comes to 3D Animation

Lassie, the world’s most famous dog, is barking up the animation tree, with a new series being co-developed by DQ Entertainment, Classic Media, M6/France and ZDF/Germany. The ... Continue Reading →

Nick’s AddictingGames Honors Online Favorites

Nickelodeon’s AddictingGames Showdown honored Saturday night online video games chosen by the public in 10 cool and oddball categories ranching from Greatest Escape Game to Best ... Continue Reading →

ASIFA Screenings Promote Pop Cultural Literacy

ASIFA-Hollywood has set a series of free screenings aimed at familiarizing animation students, the animation community and the general public with some of the entertainers who had a ... Continue Reading →

Goode Season Finale Set for July 24

The Goode Family will try to bring public radio to their hometown of Greenville in the last first-run episode of its debut season, set to air Friday, July 24, at 8:30 p.m. on ABC. In ... Continue Reading →

Transformers’ Giant Robots Earn Giant B.O.

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen steamrolled its way to the summer’s best box office opening, taking in $112 million over the three-day weekend for a five-day total of more ... Continue Reading →