Fox Welcomes Jamie Foxx to Jungle

Oscar-winning actor and musician Jamie Foxx is getting into the animation game and is set to star in an original animated feature called Welcome to the Jungle for Fox Animation, reports ... Continue Reading →

Shrek Films Going 3D for Blu-ray Release

DreamWorks Animation is set to revisit the first three Shrek films for 3D conversion. Speaking Wednesday at the National Association of Broadcasters convention in Las Vegas, studio ... Continue Reading →

Hasbro Taps Arnesen for Exec Team

Distribution and programming executive Finn Arnesen is jumping ship from managing Cartoon Network’s European operations to lead the global expansion at the new Hasbro Studios. Arnesen ... Continue Reading →

Pulitzers Honor Animated Editorial Cartoonist

The Pulitzer Prizes have gotten animated. The annual honors for journalistic and artistic achievement have bestowed their 2010 honor for editorial cartooning on SF Gate‘s Mark ... Continue Reading →

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 →