Henson Making Fraggle Feature

The Jim Henson Co. has confirmed that it is in development on a feature-length movie featuring the Fraggles from the 1980s children’s puppet series Fraggle Rock. The treatment ... Continue Reading →

Henson Making Fraggle Feature

The Jim Henson Co. has confirmed that it is in development on a feature-length movie featuring the Fraggles from the 1980s children’s puppet series Fraggle Rock. The treatment ... Continue Reading →

Halo and Goodbye for Universal, Fox

Universal Pictures and 20th Century Fox have backed out of their deals to co-finance Microsoft’s big-screen adaptation of the Halo video-game franchise, according to Daily Variety. ... Continue Reading →

Piven, Shannon Join Igor Cast

Emmy-winning Entourage star Jeremy Piven and Saturday Night Live alum Molly Shannon have signed on to lend their voices to Exodus Film Group’s CG-animated feature Igor. The comic ... Continue Reading →

Indie Sealed Gets Theatrical Run

Phil Nibbelink’s independently produced 2D-animated feature, Romeo & Juliet: Sealed With a Kiss, will begin a limited theatrical run on Friday, Oct. 27. Nibbelink, a former ... Continue Reading →

TOKYOPOP to Adapt Its Own Manga

Manga producer TOKYOPOP is making its first foray into independent film production with a live-action adaptation of its horror graphic novel, Lament of the Lamb. The film is currently ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Ani to issue More Shares

DreamWorks Animation SKG plans to issue a secondary offering of shares following the Nov. 3 release of its latest CG family flick, Flushed Away, according to The Hollywood Reporter. ... Continue Reading →

Flying Bark, SLR Team for Gasp!

Australian comic-book author and illustrator Terry Denton will see his creation brought to the screen with Gasp!, an animated series to be produced by Flying Bark Prods. PTY Ltd. (formerly ... Continue Reading →

Howard Drawn to Iron Man

Iron Man may not be the best-known Marvel comic-book series, but the upcoming feature film adaptation may be one of the best-acted superhero movies of recent years. Marvel announced ... Continue Reading →

MIPCOM Jr.: Buyers Not Sheepish About Shaun

The MIPCOM Jr. market wrapped up over the weekend in Cannes, France, and when the dust settled Aardman Animation’s Shaun The Sheep emerged as the most looked-at property. Fans ... Continue Reading →
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