Simpsons Stamps Revealed!

The United States Postal Service has unveiled the look of its upcoming series of stamps based on The Simpsons. The post office is now taking pre-orders for the stamps at www.usps.com, ... Continue Reading →

DC Heroes Animate New WB Studio Mural

The famous Warner Bros. animation mural painted on the side of Stage 1 on the studio’s Burbank lot has gotten a DC Comics-heavy facelift. The mural, updated for the first time ... Continue Reading →

Will Eisner Comic Book Award Noms Announced

Diversity is the rule for the 2009 Will Eisner Comic Comic Book Industry Awards, which announced its nomination in 26 categories today. The leading projects, garning four nominations ... Continue Reading →

Dusty Festival, Awards Put New Emphasis on Animation

The School of Visual Arts’ annual Dusty Film and Animation Festival turns 20 this year, and in honor of the occasion is getting a makeover that puts a new emphasis on animation. The ... Continue Reading →

Red Stick Fest Names Award Finalists

The Red Stick International Animation Festival has announced the finalists for its 2009 Best of the Fest Awards. The festival, set for April 22-25 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, chose the ... Continue Reading →

Cosmic Quantum Ray, Phineas & Ferb Big Winners at Cartoons on the Bay

Mike Young Productions’ Cosmic Quantum Ray and Disney’s Phineas and Ferb were two of the winners in the top categories at this year’s Pulcinella Awards, which was ... Continue Reading →

Walt Disney Family Museum to Open This Fall

The story of the man behind Mickey Mouse and animation’s most enduring studio will be brought directly to the public in October with the opening of The Walt Disney Family Museum ... Continue Reading →

Avatar Wins Peabody Award

The Nickelodeon series Avatar: The Last Airbender was the sole animated winner in this year’s Peabody Awards. The awards, named for George Foster Peabody, recognize the most ... Continue Reading →

AFI Dallas Bestows Tex Avery Award on Selick

The AFI Dallas International Film Festival awarded Coraline director Henry Selick with the Tex Avery Animation Award. The award, named for the famed director of Warner Bros. shorts ... Continue Reading →

Disney Doubles 3-D Dose of Toy Story

Disney confirmed 3-D versions of the Pixar classics Toy Story and Toy Story 2 will be released as a double feature for a limited, two-week run on Oct. 2. The announcement, one of many ... Continue Reading →