Cuppa Coffee Signs with Gotham Group

Stop-motion animation studio Cuppa Coffee has signed up for exclusive representation from The Gotham Group. Cuppa Coffee, based in Toronto, claims to be the largest stop-motion animation ... Continue Reading →

Cleveland Set for Second Season

In a rarity for the TV business, Fox has ordered a second season of the upcoming Family Guy spinoff The Cleveland Show months before the first episode has even aired. According to The ... Continue Reading →

Grevioux Adapts, Directs Pale Graphic Novel

Kevin Grevioux is jumping behind the cameras to direct his first feature film, The Pale Horseman, based on his own graphic novel. Grevioux, who co-created the Underworld franchise, ... Continue Reading →

Scribes Set up Q at Starz

Toy Story writers Alec Sokolow and Joel Cohen have sold an original screenplay inspired by Don Quixote to Starz Media Animation. The script, titled Q, is about puppets in Central Park ... Continue Reading →

Academy Shines Spotlight on Anime Classics

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will shine a spotlight on Japanese animation with the opening May 15 of an exhibit titled ANIME! High Art ‘ Pop Culture. The exhibit ... Continue Reading →

Dustys Open its Doors for Animation Night

The School of Visual Arts’ Dusty Film and Animation Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary this week with free screenings of student films ‘ including an entire night ... Continue Reading →

Hit Adds Three to New Toon Slate

Leading children’s entertainment producer Hit Entertainment has announced three additions to its development slate. The three new series are: ‘Mike the Knight, a 52 x 10 ... Continue Reading →

Wolverine Cuts Big Slice of B.O. Pie

X-Men Origins: Wolverine blew away the competition at the box office this weekend, slashing and cutting its way to an $87 million domestic take. The opening was the second strongest ... Continue Reading →

Death Note Writes Ticket to Big Screen

Warner Bros. is hoping the manga series Death Note is as popular on the big screen as it is in print, picking up the rights to turn it into an American live-action release. The property ... Continue Reading →

Disney Buys Hulu Stake

Disney has purchased an ownership stake in the online video site Hulu.com. The studio has agreed to a deal that will make it an equity partner in the site along with NBC Universal, ... Continue Reading →