Discover Animation Made in France

France is a powerhouse in animation ‘ as evidenced most recently by the success of this year’s animated short film Oscar winner Logorama ‘ and it wants to make sure ... Continue Reading →

Disney XD Spins Ultimate Spider-Man Series

Spider-Man is coming back to animation, this time for Disney, in a new series titled Ultimate Spider-Man. The new series, which borrows its name from the long-running fan-favorite comic ... Continue Reading →

MacFarlane Plans Big-Screen, Live Action Debut in Ted

Seth MacFarlane, creator of the animated hits Family Guy, American Dad! and The Cleveland Show, is making the leap to the big screen with a live-action/CG hybrid comedy called Ted. The ... Continue Reading →

Brian Benson Joins Smoke and Mirrors

Smoke and Mirrors has added post-production and visual effects veteran Brian Benson to its New York team. Benson, who has worked as a freelancer for the past four years, has 16 years ... Continue Reading →

DVD Shoppers Detect Great Mouse’s Return

Before there was Ariel, Belle and Simba, there was Basil of Baker Street. And he comes back to home video this week with the release of The Great Mouse Detective: Mystery in the Mist ... Continue Reading →

Pocoyo Coming to Nick Jr. in U.S.

Zinkia and ITV Studios Global Entertainment’s global hit Pocoyo is coming to American viewers on Nick Jr. starting later this spring. The deal, which covers U.S. broadcast syndication ... Continue Reading →

Skechers Skids into Animation with Zevo-3

Skechers Entertainment is bringing the comic book concept Zevo-3 to animation as a 26 x 22 min. series. The 2D animated series with 3D CG effects, produced in association with Moonscoop, ... Continue Reading →

Starlight Runner, Curious Team for Transmedia Properties

Starlight Runner Entertainment and Curious Pictures are teaming up for a strategic partnership to develop and produce multiple animated transmedia properties for platforms including ... Continue Reading →

Singapore, FremantleMedia Launch Animation Fund

The Media Development Authority of Singapore and FremantleMedia Enteprises have established a new International Animation Fund that will invest up to $3.5 million U.S. for qualifying ... Continue Reading →

CN, twofour54 Team Up for Arabic Projects

Cartoon Network and United Arab Emirates-based company twofour54 have teamed up to create Arabic animation projects. The deal will see Cartoon Network open development and production ... Continue Reading →