DreamWorks Plans Panda, Dragon Arena Shows

DreamWorks Animation is developing a pair of arena shows that will be based on their feature films Kung Fu Panda and the upcoming How to Train Your Dragon. The Kung Fu Panda show is ... Continue Reading →

TBS Develops Big Tow; IFC Opens The Wrong Door

As the major networks and cable outlets announce their slates of new shows, several new animated shows have made the cut. In addition to the previously announced Neighbors from Hell, ... Continue Reading →

Toonz, Illusion Team Up on Gaturro Feature

Toonz Animation India and South America’s Illusion Studios have agreed to co-produce a 3-D animated feature film based on the classic Argentine comic strip Gaturro. The agreement ... Continue Reading →

Machinima Animates New Terminator Tale

The Terminator is coming to Machinima in an all new original online series created with animation from the Terminator Salvation video game. The first long-form Machinima series from ... Continue Reading →

Judges Set for Animag’s 8th Annual Pitch Party

The judges have been set for Animation Magazine‘s eighth annual Pitch Party. The Pitch Party offers independent artists an opportunity to advertise their animated properties ... Continue Reading →

Nick Orders Pilot for Monsters vs. Aliens Series

DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg revealed that Nickelodeon has ordered a TV pilot based on the recent hit movie Monsters vs. Aliens. The news, which Katzenberg revealed at ... Continue Reading →

Lincoln Butterfield’s RIP, M.D. to Debut as Comic

Animation studio Lincoln Butterfield will debut its RIP, M.D. animated TV property as a series of graphic novels to be published by Fantagraphics. Created by Mitch Schauser, RIP, M.D. ... Continue Reading →

Log Jam Gets Aardman as Sales Partner

Aardman Rights has signed on to distribute Log Jam, a series of short films from Studio Baestarts. Beastarts has set up deals for Log Jam with Nick for multiple territories and with ... Continue Reading →

MySpace Animates Eminem for Family Guy Promos

MySpace Music has made its biggest push for a single artist to date, taking its efforts to hype the new album from Eminem online, with live events and an animated appearance on TV. The ... Continue Reading →

A Bug’s Life Crawls onto Blu-ray

A Bug’s Life, the second CG-animated feature from Pixar after the 1995 debut of Toy Story, arrives in high-def Blu-ray this week. The Blu-ray edition of the film includes several ... Continue Reading →