EFA Nominates 3 Animated Features

The European Film Academy has nominated three films for the European Animated Feature Film category for its 2015 awards, which will be presented Dec. 12 in Berlin. The nominated films ... Continue Reading →

Amazon Studios Announces 6 Animated Pilots

Amazon Studios announced the lineup for its fall children’s pilot season, which is scheduled to debut later this year exclusively on Amazon Video in the United States, United Kingdom, ... Continue Reading →

Lost Monty Python Animation from ‘Holy Grail’ Coming to Blu-ray

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the release of Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Python member and the movie’s co-director Terry Gilliam has released a lost reel of animation ... Continue Reading →

Wes Anderson Plans New Stop-Motion Feature

Word is leaking out that Wes Anderson is planning to direct his second stop-motion animated feature, this one about a dog. Actor Jeff Goldblum , revealed at his weekly jazz show that ... Continue Reading →

Fox, FX Announce ‘X-Men’-related TV Series in Works

Marvel’s invasion of the airwaves is intensifying with the announcement that Fox is developing a series tentatively titled Hellfire and its sister network FX has ordered a pilot for ... Continue Reading →

‘Rebels’ Dave Filoni Talks Animating the Star Wars Universe

Star Wars Rebels is back Oct. 14 for the premiere on Disney XD of its second season with a few familiar faces. The episode sees the crew of the Ghost sent by their new ally Asoka Tano, ... Continue Reading →

Nickelodeon Acquires Rainbow’s ‘Regal Academy’

Italy-based Rainbow’s new animated series Regal Academy will air on Nickelodeon channels around the world, beginning in of 2016. Regal Academy takes the familiar world of fairy ... Continue Reading →

Rovio Adds Global Partners for ‘Angry Birds’

Rovio Entertainment has appointed several licensing agencies in EMEA to help both the licensor and local licensees realize the full potential of the Angry Birds brand. Teaming up alongside ... Continue Reading →

All Hands on Drac

Genndy Tartakovsky draws up a graphic approach to 3D animation in directing the Sony Pictures Animation sequel ... Continue Reading →

Buddies to the End

Teen boys’ authentic relationship grounds the lunacy in Disney XD’s new series Pickle and Peanut. When Disney gave the green light last year to Pickle & Peanut and released ... Continue Reading →