Lasseter Shines at UCLA’s Dumbo Screening

CG animation pioneer and Oscar-winning director John Lasseter proved to be a huge hit at UCLA Film & TV Archive’s ‘The Movie That Inspired Me’ event Monday night ... Continue Reading →

Academy Goes Looney in NYC

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ ‘Monday Nights with Oscar’ series is getting animated with a special program dubbed ‘Putting Looney in the Toons.’ ... Continue Reading →

Robot Chicken Flies to Anime Expo

Adult Swim’s Emmy-winning, animated sketch comedy show Robot Chicken will have a presence at this year’s Anime Expo. Taking place July 3-6 at the Los Angeles Convention ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Invades NY Comic Con

In addition to the previously announced Stan Lee Ultimo press event scheduled for Friday, VIZ Media LLC will offer a variety of manga and animation-related activities at this weekend’s ... Continue Reading →

Bird to Receive WGA Award

Oscar-winning writer-director Brad Bird (The Iron Giant, The Incredibles, Ratatouille) will receive this year’s Animation Writing Award for lifetime achievement from The Writers ... Continue Reading →

Rare Disney Toons Hit Newport Beach Fest

Academy Award nominees Roy E. Disney and Don Hahn will visit the 2008 Newport Beach Film Festival in California to present an evening of rarely seen Disney animated shorts and experimental ... Continue Reading →

Rick & Steve Among Cartoons on the Bay Winners

Rick & Steve: the Happiest Gay Couple in All the World from Canada’s Cuppa Coffee Studios took the award for Best Television Series of the Year at the 2008 edition of Cartoons ... Continue Reading →

Geronimo Stilton Wins at Bologna

Geronimo Stilton, an award-winning kids’ chapter book series that has spawned an animated TV show, was awarded the Grand Prize at the first-ever international License! Global ... Continue Reading →

Women In Animation, Disney Present Shorts

Women In Animation International Inc. has announced that Walt Disney Studios has come on board as the orgainization’s 2008 annual meeting host and sponsor. Together, the entities ... Continue Reading →

Toons, Comics, Games Invade Vancouver Art Gallery

The Vancouver Art Gallery is bringing various forms of popular art together in one exhibition titled KRAZY! The Delirious World of Anime + Comics + Video Games + Art. On view from May ... Continue Reading →