Special Agent Oso Returns for Disney

Disney Channel has bought a second season of Secret Agent Oso, the hit animated series starring Oscar-nominated actor Sean Astin. The Playhouse Disney series follows Oso, a stuffed ... Continue Reading →

Pixar Grants Dying Girl’s Wish to See Up

Disney-Pixar granted the wish of a terminally ill 10-year-old girl to see the movie Up, showing her the movie only hours before she died of cancer. Colby Curtin, who had been diagnosed ... Continue Reading →

Untitled Ghost Movie Makes Progress at DWA

DreamWorks Animation is moving ahead with the untitled ghost movie idea mentioned recently in its feature film lineup. The story, untitled but referred to at the studio as Boo U., is ... Continue Reading →

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 →