Wonder Pets, Mighty B!’s Poehler Win Gracie Awards

Little Airplane Productions’ animated series The Wonder Pets won the 2010 Gracie Award for outstanding children’s/adolescent program. Also honored in this year’s ... Continue Reading →

Extended Avatar Re-release Rumors Heat Up

Rumors of a re-release for Avatar are getting closer to reality. Director James Cameron is discussing with Fox plans for a fall re-release of the movie, which likely will include about ... Continue Reading →

Disney to Shutter Zemeckis’ ImageMovers

ImageMovers Digital’s facility in Marin County is slated to shut down in January, following completion of its current film project, Mars Needs Moms. The studio, co-founded by ... Continue Reading →

PGS to Takes Studio Hari’s Gees Series Global

French distributor PGS Entertainment has agreed to represent Studio Hari’s animated series The Gees worldwide in the broadcasting, video, licensing and merchandising categories. The ... Continue Reading →

Alice Still Reigns at the Box Office

Tim Burton’s VFX-loaded reimagining of Alice in Wonderland kept its box office crown (and the head it rests upon) for a second straight weekend. The 3-D Disney release took in ... Continue Reading →

Image Metrics Announces Funding, Merger

Facial-animation software and services company Image Metrics has completed a deal for $8 million in financing to expand its sales and marketing efforts. The company also has completed ... Continue Reading →

Smith Micro Unveils Poser Pro 2010

Indirect lighting, a new content management system and an enhanced user interface are highlights of Poser Pro 2010, announced this week by Smith Micro Software. The updated software ... Continue Reading →

Program Set for 2010 Cartoon Digital

The program and speakers for the upcoming Cartoon Digital event, set for April 20-22 in Spain, have been announced. The topics for the event, which will be held in Santiago de Compostela, ... Continue Reading →

Nickelodeon Announced Four New Animated Series for 2010-11

Nickelodeon unveiled its 2010-11 schedule at its annual up-front meeting in New York with four new animated series on its slate. Of the series the network announced in a presentation ... Continue Reading →

Green Zone Sets Sights on Wonderland

Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland comes off a record debut to face a new challenger this weekend with the entry of Matt Damon action thriller The Green Zone into the market. Released ... Continue Reading →