Family Guy Exonerated in Copyright Claim

A federal judge has ruled that a parody on an episode of Family Guy did not violate the copyright of the Oscar-winning song ‘When You Wish Upon a Star.’ Music publisher ... Continue Reading →

Ireland, U.K. Premiere Special Simpsons Seg

A special Irish-themed episode of The Simpsons had its worldwide premiere on St. Patrick’s Day in the United Kingdom and Ireland’the first time an episode of the show has ... Continue Reading →

Paley Offers First Peek at Sit Down, Shut Up

The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills will host a special premiere screening of the first episode of the upcoming Fox primetime animated series Sit Down, Shut Up on Thursday, ... Continue Reading →

Date Set for Transformers 3; Thor Moved Up

Fans of the robots in disguise will be pleased to hear Paramount has set a release date of July 1, 2011 for Transformers 3. The second film in the franchise, Transformers: Revenge ... Continue Reading →

First Superman Comic Sells for $317,200 at Auction

A rare fine-condition copy of Action Comics #1, the first comic book to feature Superman, sold at auction for $317,200. The copy sold at auction Saturday was previously unknown until ... Continue Reading →

Big Red Button, Emergent Forge Partnership

Big Red Button Entertainment has teamed up with Emergent Game Technologies for a strategic partnership intended to allow Big Red Button greater creative freedom in creating games based ... Continue Reading →

Universal to Bring Barbie DVDs to the World

Universal Pictures International Entertainment will be taking Barbie on an around-the-world trip, thanks to a new deal the studio signed with Mattel for international distribution rights ... Continue Reading →

Week of DVD Gold Leads to Weekend Bolt Release

St. Patrick’s Day kicks off a week featuring a veritable pot of golden animated DVD releases, but the title of most interest to animation fans’the Blu-ray version of Disney’s ... Continue Reading →

Sci Fi Channel to Morph Into SyFy

The Sci Fi Channel is changing its name to SyFy in a network-wide rebranding effort that will kick off in July. The network also will adopt a new tagline, ‘Imagine Greater,’ ... Continue Reading →

4 More Join Last Airbender Movie Cast

The cast of M. Night Shyamalan’s adaptation of The Last Airbender has grown by four, The Hollywood Reporter states. Joining the adapation of the popular Nick cartoon are Aasif ... Continue Reading →