Owen Wilson to Voice Marmaduke

Actor Owen Wilson has signed on to voice the canine star in Marmaduke, a live-action and CG animation hybrid adaptation of the long-running comic panel. According to The Hollywood Reporter, ... Continue Reading →

Lynx May Increase Oscar Noms; Martin and Baldwin to Host

The handing out of awards is still months away, but Oscar watching is in full swing with new potential for five films to be nominated for best animated feature and the announcement ... Continue Reading →

Exclusive! Progressions from Pixar’s Up

Disney-Pixar’s Up was one of this year’s best reviewed and biggest hits ‘ animated or otherwise. And with the film due out on DVD and Blu-ray next week after a stellar ... Continue Reading →

Look Under the Hood of Christmas Carol’s 3-D Thrill Ride

Robert Zemeckis’ most recent motion-capture holiday spectacular, Disney’s A Christmas Carol, arrives in theaters this weekend. Released in both Disney Digital 3D and IMAX ... Continue Reading →

Lindsay-Abaire Writes Guardians for DreamWorks

DreamWorks Animation has chosen David Lindsay-Abaire to adapt The Guardians, William Joyce’s upcoming series of children’s books, into a feature film. Lindsay-Abaire wrote ... Continue Reading →

Avery to Manage DreamWorks Franchises

DreamWorks Animation is bringing back veteran home video executive Kelley Avery to fill the new post of worldwide head of franchise strategy and development. Avery will be responsible ... Continue Reading →

Imageworks, Foundry to Share Technology

Sony Pictures Imageworks and software makers The Foundry have teamed up to share their visual effects and digital production technology. The deal gives The Foundry access to Katana, ... Continue Reading →

Clone Wars, G.I. Joe, Superheroes Storm DVD Shelves

It’s an animation invasion on home video this week, with clones, joes, superheroes and more arriving on DVD and Blu-ray. Up first is Star Wars: The Clone Wars’The Complete ... Continue Reading →

Tying Your Own Shoes Wins Leipzig Doc Honor

Tying Your Own Shoes, an animated film directed by Shira Avni and produced by the National Film Board of Canada, won the Golden Dove Award for short film at the Leipzig Festival of ... Continue Reading →

Gamble Rolls to Disney TV Animation

Kevin Gamble is joining Disney Television Animation as its vice president of development. Gamble will oversee development of new animated shorts and series for children, tweens and ... Continue Reading →