Trailer Teases Family Guy’s Spoof of Empire Strikes Back

The Star Wars saga continues ‘ Quahog style! A new extended trailer has been released to promote the Dec. 22 home video release of Family Guy: Something, Something, Something ... Continue Reading →

Lightcap to Lead Disney Channels Worldwide

Disney Channels Worldwide has a new president: Carolina Lightcap. A veteran of the industry with more than 20 years’ experience, Lightcap previously held the dual role of senior ... Continue Reading →

Dutch Telescreen Taking Conni Worldwide

Dutch Telescreen has acquired worldwide distribution rights from German production company youngfilms for the animated series Conni. The series, which runs as either 26 12-minute or ... Continue Reading →

Fox Goes Wide, Frog Gets Early Peek For Thanksgiving

Animation is on the menu this Thanksgiving as Wes Anderson’s Fantastic Mr. Fox goes into wide release Nov. 25. The Fox movie, which has been playing for a couple of weeks on a ... Continue Reading →

Image Metrics Animates Faces for Assassin’s Creed II

Image Metrics provided facial animation for many of the cut scenes in the current hit video game Assassin’s Creed II, developed by Ubisoft Montreal. The game was the first collaboration ... Continue Reading →

Moujaes Heads Up Original Entertainment for FUNimation

Animation veteran Chris Moujaes has joined FUNimation Entertainment as director of original entertainment. Moujaes comes to FUNimation from the post of president and chief creative ... Continue Reading →

Superman TAS Collected in New DVD Box Set

If you would prefer to stuff yourself full of cartoons than turkey this week, then you’d better be in the mood for adventure. Superman: The Complete Animated Series (Warner Bros., ... Continue Reading →

Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths Feature Set for February

The most powerful heroes in the DC Comics universe are going to do battle with their alternate selves in Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths, an original DC Universe animated feature ... Continue Reading →

Endemol Acquires Tiger Aspect

Endemol has acquired from IMG the independent production outfit Tiger Aspect Productions. The details of the deal were not revealed. Tiger Aspect is based in the U.K. with offices ... Continue Reading →

Starz Toronto Secures Funding from Royal Bank of Canada

Starz Animation of Toronto has secured $12 million in multiyear financing from the Royal Bank of Canada. The studio, which animated the upcoming CBS holiday special Yes, Virginia, structured ... Continue Reading →