Dragon Knocks Out Kick-Ass to Top Weekend

DreamWorks Animation’s How to Train Your Dragon surged back to top the weekend box office race in its fourth weekend of release, just barely beating out the much-buzzed-about ... Continue Reading →

Moomins Cast Adds Three, Including van Sydow

Max von Sydow, Mads Mikkelsen and Helena Mattsson have been cast as voice actors in a new Moomins animated feature. The trio joins an all-star cast for the Finnish production that includes ... Continue Reading →

Thailand’s Imagimax, Malaysia’s Elite Sign $3M Deal

Thailand-based animation studio Imagimax has signed a joint-production deal worth $3 million with MSC Malaysia Status Company’s Elite Animation in Malaysia. Executives on hand ... Continue Reading →

Fox Welcomes Jamie Foxx to Jungle

Oscar-winning actor and musician Jamie Foxx is getting into the animation game and is set to star in an original animated feature called Welcome to the Jungle for Fox Animation, reports ... Continue Reading →

Shrek Films Going 3D for Blu-ray Release

DreamWorks Animation is set to revisit the first three Shrek films for 3D conversion. Speaking Wednesday at the National Association of Broadcasters convention in Las Vegas, studio ... Continue Reading →

MacFarlane Plans Big-Screen, Live Action Debut in Ted

Seth MacFarlane, creator of the animated hits Family Guy, American Dad! and The Cleveland Show, is making the leap to the big screen with a live-action/CG hybrid comedy called Ted. The ... Continue Reading →

Singapore, FremantleMedia Launch Animation Fund

The Media Development Authority of Singapore and FremantleMedia Enteprises have established a new International Animation Fund that will invest up to $3.5 million U.S. for qualifying ... Continue Reading →

CN, twofour54 Team Up for Arabic Projects

Cartoon Network and United Arab Emirates-based company twofour54 have teamed up to create Arabic animation projects. The deal will see Cartoon Network open development and production ... Continue Reading →

Date Night, Titans and Dragon in Three-Way Race

It was a three-movie race at the box office this weekend, with the comedy Date Night debuting in the gold-medal position followed closely by the 3-D films Clash of the Titans and the ... Continue Reading →

Cirkus Presents ABCs of Animation, Signs Marketing Deal

New Zealand-based animation studio Cirkus ‘ creators of the hit online video ABCs of Animation ‘ has signed a long-term PR and marketing deal with Mojo Working. Cirkus, ... Continue Reading →