CN Promotes Wigzell, Weidenfield

Cartoon Network has promoted two of its original executives, according to Cynopsis. Tramm Wigzell has been promoted to to VP of action-adventure for animation and live-action, while ... Continue Reading →

Have Breakfast With The Simpsons Crew April 23

You may not be able to share a box of donuts with Homer Simpson himself, but Animation Magazine is offering up the next best thing ‘ breakfast with Al Jean and the crew behind ... Continue Reading →

Paprikaas Animates Nick’s Kung Fu Panda Series

Paprikaas, the India-based animation studio owned by Technicolor, has been awarded the production duties on Nickelodeon’s upcoming animated series based on the DreamWorks feature ... Continue Reading →

Mr. Magoo Returns in New DVD Feature

The eyesight-challenged Mr. Magoo is back in Kung Fu Magoo, the first new Magoo production in more than 30 years. The all-new animated feature will be released May 11 on DVD and through ... Continue Reading →

FUNimation Nabs Chobits, Eden of the East

Anime importer FUNimation has acquired North American rights to the classic series Chobits and Eden of the East. The Texas-based company plans to release Chobits on DVD and Blu-ray ... Continue Reading →

Toon Boom Releases Animate 2

Toon Boom has announced the release of Animate 2, designed to give Flash users more power and flexibility in creating animation. The new version enhances Animate’s tailor-made ... Continue Reading →

Bakshi and Jackson’s Rings Come to Blu-ray

April 6 is a day of celebration for the denizens of Middle Earth. A remastered deluxe edition of Ralph Bakshi’s 1978 animated version of The Lord of the Rings arrives this week ... Continue Reading →

SpongeBob Makes Last Stand for Earth Day

Nickelodeon is going green April 22 to celebrate the fortieth anniversary of Earth Day, planning a day of environmentally-conscious programming anchored by the broadcast premiere of ... Continue Reading →

Oscar-Nominated Shorts Gross $1 Million

Shorts International and Magnolia Pictures’ theatrical release of the Oscar-nominated animated and live-action short films of 2010 has grossed more than $1 million at the box ... Continue Reading →

Tremblay Bros. to Animate Logan’s Wildlife Quest

Gator Group has teamed up with Tremblay Bros. Studios to produce a CG animated series based on the popular brand Logan’s Wildlife Quest. The series will be targeted at children ... Continue Reading →