Focus Picks Up ‘Ratchet & Clank’

Rainmaker Entertainment and production partners Blockade Ent. and CNHK Media announce that Focus Features has been appointed the U.S. theatrical distributor for the CG animated feature ... Continue Reading →

Wizart’s ‘Snow Queen 3’ Coming 2016

Internationally successful Russian film franchise The Snow Queen will see a third installment from producer Wizart Animation. The new adventure is being made with a $15 million budget ... Continue Reading →

‘Jem’ Trailer Offers Taste of Classic Toon Revamp

Nostalgia-ridden ‘80s toon fans finally got a longer look at what Universal’s live-action Jem and the Holograms adaptation is going to do to their childhood dreams when it hits ... Continue Reading →

Rainmaker Reveals ‘Ratchet & Clank’ Voice Cast

Rainmaker Entertainment and production partner Blockade Entertainment, together with China’s CNHK Media, have revealed the impressive voice cast roster for their upcoming CG feature ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Brings ‘The Last: Naruto the Movie’ to LatAm

VIZ Media will be bringing the latest adventures of everyone’s favorite ninja-in-training to theaters in Latin America as The Last: Naruto the Movie launches in Chile and Peru this ... Continue Reading →

Ulysses Films Announces ‘Bayala’

Just days after the release of its animated family flick Two by Two in the U.K. and Ireland, Hamburg-based Ulysses Films announces it has optioned — through a collaboration with ... Continue Reading →

Nick Park to Direct ‘Early Man’

Aardman and StudioCanal have teamed up to produce Early Man, a stop-motion feature film to be directed by Wallace & Gromit creator Nick Park. The feature will be Park’s first ... Continue Reading →

Gnosis Teams with Toonz, Will Produce Will Vinton Content

Los Angeles-based Gnosis Moving Pictures and India-based animation powerhouse Toonz Media Group have announced a long-term co-financing and animation partnership on a slate of CG-animated ... Continue Reading →

‘Phineas and Ferb’ creators Prep ‘Mikey Murphy’s Law’ at Disney XD

Phineas and Ferb creators Dan Povenmire and Jeff “Swampy” Marsh will produce a new series titled Mikey Murphy’s Law for Disney XD. The show is scheduled to premiere in ... Continue Reading →

Ginnifer Goodwin and Jason Bateman Join ‘Zootopia’

Disney has announced that Ginnifer Goodwin (Once Upon a Time) and Jason Bateman (Horrible Bosses 2, Arrested Development) have signed on the voice cast for its upcoming “mammal metropolis” ... Continue Reading →