Final King of the Hill Airs Sept. 13

The Fox network has announced that the final, hour-long episode of Mike Judge’s long-running animated series King of the Hill will air on Sept. 13. The episode includes two installments, ... Continue Reading →

Venice 3-D Prize Gets Animated

The Venice Film Festival has nominated nine films ‘ all from the United States and more than half of them animated ‘ for its first ever Persol 3-D Award. The nominees and ... Continue Reading →

S-3D Gaming Alliance Formed

Hot on the heels of several stereoscopic 3-D gaming demonstrations at SIGGRAPH, several leading gaming companies have announced the formation of an advocacy group called the S-3D Gaming ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH’S FJORG! And GameJam! Winners Announced

Prestissimo, a group of animators from Thailand, won the third annual FJORG! Animation competition at SIGGRAPH for their reel, titled Great Expectations. FJORG! is the ‘iron man’ ... Continue Reading →

Spectacular Spider-Man Awaits Third Season

Few shows were as at home at the recent Comic-Con International in San Diego than The Spectacular Spider-Man, the most-recent animated series to adapt the classic Marvel Comics series ... Continue Reading →

G.I. Joe and Cobra Rattle the Box Office

G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra rocked the weekend box office, posting the fourth-biggest August opening ever with more than $56 million in receipts. The movie, a Paramount release based ... Continue Reading →

Ledger’s Animated Mouse Video Debuts

An animated music video the late actor Heath Ledger conceived and directed for the band Modest Mouse has been released online at the band’s MySpace page. The video, for the song ... Continue Reading →

Phineas and Ferb Creators Talk Season 3

Disney XD’s Phineas and Ferb is a show on a roll ‘ and nothing demonstrates that quite so well as the reception the show received at the recent Comic-Con International in ... Continue Reading →

4Kids Explores Merger, Sales Options

4Kids Entertainment has hired the investment-banking firm Montgomery & Co. to help it work out a financial strategy and explore options including asset sales, mergers, strategic ... Continue Reading →

Table Read Event Set for Family Guy Abortion Script

The already infamous abortion episode of Family Guy is about to be reborn as a live table read event aimed at Emmy voters. The Fox network, which airs the program, passed on airing ... Continue Reading →