Jeffrey Katzenberg

Katzenberg’s NewTV Video Startup Raises $800 Million

Former DreamWorks Animation leader Jeffrey Katzenberg has secured about  $800 million in financing for his video startup NewTV. Bloomberg reports that the company will use the money ... Continue Reading →
Scott Fellows

‘The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle’: Modern Moose and Squirrel Madness

***This article was written for the June/July 2018 issue of Animation Magazine , No. 281*** Everything old is new again, and “Moose and Squirrel” are back in a big way this year. ... Continue Reading →
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VIZ Announces First Original Anime ‘Seis Manos’ for Netflix

Netflix has unveiled the next stage in its anime content quest: Seis Manos — the first original series from VIZ Media. Set to launch in 2019, the show is being developed and produced ... Continue Reading →
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Comedy Central Inks Short-Form Pact with Bento Box

The studio behind Emmy-winning animated comedy Bob’s Burgers, Bento Box Entertainment has signed a non-exclusive digital development deal with Comedy Central as the network continues ... Continue Reading →
Dallas & Robo

First Look at ‘Dallas & Robo’ Starring John Cena & Kat Dennings

A peek at Dallas & Robo — a new animated comedy for YouTube Red from ShadowMachine (BoJack Horseman) and starring John Cena and Kat Dennings — has been revealed ahead ... Continue Reading →
Ali Wong

Ali Wong to Co-Star with Tiffany Haddish in ‘Tuca & Bertie’

Actress-comedian Ali Won (ABC’s American Housewife, Savages) has signed on as a starring voice in upcoming Netflix animated comedy series Tuca & Bertie, created by BoJack Horseman ... Continue Reading →
The Mice War

David Chesky’s Pro-Peace Musical ‘The Mice War’ Now on Amazon

Grammy-nominated composer and lyricist David Chesky’s colorful, heartfelt CG indie feature The Mice Waris now available for streaming on Amazon, a year after it premiered as the opening ... Continue Reading →
Back to the Moon

Google’s First VR Doodle Celebrates Magic of Méliès

Today marks the launch of the first-ever Virtual Reality/360-degree interactive Google Doodle. The charming animated project Back to the Moon celebrates the magic and genius of French ... Continue Reading →
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Cosmos-Maya’s WowKidz Goes Over the Top with YuppTV

Indian animation content leader Cosmos-Maya has partnered with top South Asian OTT platform YuppTV, which offers live TV, catch-up TV and movies on-demand in 14 languages across the ... Continue Reading →
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‘Camp WWE’ S2 Slams into WWE Network Sunday

An all-new, second season of Camp WWE — the popular 2D digital series produced by WWE and Stoopid Buddy Stoodios — will arrive on-demand this Sunday, May 6 at noon ET on ... Continue Reading →