Five Animated Films to Vie for Golden Globe

The Golden Globes will nominate five films for its Best Animated Feature award this year, with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association voting last week to up the number of nominees ... Continue Reading →

Screenings to Celebrate Mr. Magoo Holiday Special Book

The animated holiday classic Mister Magoo’s Christmas Carol will get a rare screening at a pair of events celebrating the release of a new book on its making. The special events ... Continue Reading →

Connery, Bassey Reunite; Corddry in Two Toons

Shirley Bassey and Sean Connery are teaming up again for an animated feature, while actor Nick Corddry has signed on to a pair of toon projects, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Bassey ... Continue Reading →

Fans to Animate DC Universe Online on Facebook

Sony Online Entertainment and Mass Animation are teaming up for a new contest in which users will use a Facebook application to animate characters from the upcoming DC Universe Online ... Continue Reading →

Press Named Exec Producer at Zoic

Visual effects and production company Zoic Studios has hired veteran VFX producer Erik Press as an executive producer. Press previously was executive producer of CBS Digital, producing ... Continue Reading →

Abrams’ Star Trek Set to Boldly Beam Into Your Home

The future comes home this week, which will go down as an important one in the lives of Trekkers everywhere. This week sees the release of J.J. Abrams’ hit revamp of the classic ... Continue Reading →

Nickelodeon Animation Festival Announces Winners

Four animated short films have been chosen as the winners of the Nickelodeon Animation Festival 2009. Bianca Beneduci Assad’s Popped won the Grand Jury Award, which was selected ... Continue Reading →

My Little Pony On Track for New Series

Hasbro Studios is betting big on My Little Pony, putting the classic toy property on the fast track for development as a TV series. If it goes to series, My Little Pony would become ... Continue Reading →

Adult Swim Offers Custom DVDs On Demand

Cartoon Network Enterprises has unveiled a custom DVD-on-demand programs that lets users create fully customizable discs featuring their choice of some 100 episodes from the network’s ... Continue Reading →

Out of Hand Festival Honors Students’ Art

Two students won the top prizes for digital content created for portable devices at the inaugural Out of Hand International Festival. The festival, hosted by New York’s School ... Continue Reading →