PBS KIDS Gets Cat in the Hat TV Series

Dr. Seuss’s classic character The Cat in the Hat is finally getting his own series on PBS KIDS. Production has begun on 40 animated half-hour episodes of The Cat in the Hat Knows ... Continue Reading →

Studio100 Merges German Subsidiaries

Studio100 has decided to merge its German subsidiaries Studio100 Media, EM.Entertainment and Junior.TV. The Belgian media company will have all three operate under the name of Studio100 ... Continue Reading →

Venice to Debut 3-D Toy Story Pics

The Venice Film Festival will play host to the world premiere of Pixar’s 3-D versions of Toy Story and Toy Story 2. The screenings complement the festival’s presentation ... Continue Reading →

Trek Warps to Box Office Win

Star Trek hit warp speed at the box office this weekend, with the VFX-heavy reboot of the classic science fiction franchise taking in an estimated $76 million since opening Thursday ... Continue Reading →

Pixar Plans Vancouver Studio

Disney/Pixar has announced plans to open in Vancouver, Canada, a new animation studio that will focus on short-form and specialized projects. “The operation will be small in size ... Continue Reading →

Full Trailer for Princess and the Frog Debuts

The full trailer for The Princess and the Frog, the upcoming 2D animated feature from Walt Disney Animation Studios, has arrived! The trailer, which will be attached to the upcoming ... Continue Reading →

MGM Brings Bunyan and Babe to U.S.

MGM has signed on to release in the United States Exodus Film Group’s animated feature film Bunyan and Babe, reports Variety. The feature stars the voices of John Goodman and ... Continue Reading →

CNE to Handle Total Drama Licensing

Cartoon Networks Enterprises has been named the exclusive North American licensing agent for the popular Total Drama franchise CNE struck the deal with Cake Entertainment and Fresh ... Continue Reading →

Derryberry Launches Baby Banana Site

Voice actor Debi Derryberry, best known as the voice of Nick’s Jimmy Neutron, has launched an interactive website featuring the original character Baby Banana. The site, mybabybanana.com, ... Continue Reading →

Weta Forms CG Research Group Transfx

New Zealand visual-effects shop Weta Digital has formed a new working group to apply advanced computer graphics research to movie production. The group, called Transfx, will be headed ... Continue Reading →