First Pics Drop for Burton’s Wonderland

Tim Burton’s new version of Alice in Wonderland has finished shooting, and the release of the first photos from the film promise an engaging and fascinating visual exerpeince. Due ... Continue Reading →

Annecy Winner Pat & Stan Picks Up Licensees

TV-Loonland’s Pat & Stan, fresh from winning a jury special prize at the Annecy Animation Festival, is secured a licensing deals in advance of its fall launch in more than ... Continue Reading →

Family Guy App Set for iPhone

Family Guy is coming to the iPhone in a new app featuring games and clips from the popular Fox series. Created by Fox Mobile Entertainment and Rhythm NewMedia, the $1.99 app allows ... Continue Reading →

Imageworks Ups Bredow to CTO

Sony Pictures Imageworks has promoted Rob Bredow to the job of chief technical officer, effective July 1. Bredow, currently visual effects supervisor, will replace George Joblove as ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Forum Offers 63 Productions

Cartoon Forum, the European co-production event, will present 63 animation projects with a combined budget of $215 million at its 20th-annual event set for Sept. 22-25. The lineup includes ... Continue Reading →

Titmouse Seeks Animators for Reality Series

Hollywood-based animation studio Titmouse is seeking animators with ideas for short films to take part in a reality-style competition TV series titled 7200 Frames. The series, which ... Continue Reading →

ChinaToon Block Comes to Nick Asia

Nickelodeon Asia will launch July 5 a one-hour block dedicated to Chinese animation. The block kicks off with a pair of China-produced series, Variety reports. Pleasant Goat and Big ... Continue Reading →

Aardman Scores Ratings, Deals for Timmy Time

Aardman Animation’s first preschool TV series, Timmy Time, has debuted to strong ratings in the United Kingdom and has secured new broadcast and licensing deals. The series, which ... Continue Reading →

Nick Revamps Grizzly for U.K.

A new series of 26 x 11 min. episodes of the award-winning animated series Grizzly Tales will be produced for the U.K. market and air on Nickelodeon UK. The new series, based on a recent ... Continue Reading →

Unique Plans McCartney Tale as Toon

Unique Pictures, the new production company formed by former New Line chiefs Bob Shaye and Michael Lynne, is developing an animated feature based on a children’s book by ex-Beatle ... Continue Reading →