Toonz, Illusion Team Up on Gaturro Feature

Toonz Animation India and South America’s Illusion Studios have agreed to co-produce a 3-D animated feature film based on the classic Argentine comic strip Gaturro. The agreement ... Continue Reading →

Angels Edge Out Trek at Box Office

Angels & Demons, director Ron Howard’s The Da Vinci Code sequel starring Tom Hanks, ruled from on high at the box office this weekend, earning approximately $48 million in ... Continue Reading →

Hemsworth Picks Up Hammer of Thor

Actor Chris Hemsworth is having a good year: First he became the father of Captain James T. Kirk in Star Trek, and now he’s about to be proven worthy of lifting the hammer Mjolnir ... Continue Reading →

UMG Lands 3-D Studio Canal Feature

Universal Music Group has agreed to handle all North American theatrical, DVD, TV and non-theatrical rights, as well as global soundtrack rights, to the Studio Canal 3-D animated movie ... Continue Reading →

Funny Little Bugs Set for Film, Game

MKO principals Nathanael Karmitz and Aton Soumache are set to produce Funny Little Bugs as a 3-D animated film and videogame. The game and movie, based on the bestselling children’s ... Continue Reading →

Daughtry Tackles He-Man Script

Newcomer Evan Daughtry has been hired to write a new draft of Grayskull, a live-action version of the classic Masters of the Universe cartoon show and toy line. The writer, who earned ... Continue Reading →

Angels & Demons Looks to Topple Trek

Angels & Demons will try to bring Star Trek back down to Earth this weekend. The Ron Howard thriller, a sequel to 2006′s The Da Vinci Code, will open in more than 3,500 theaters ... Continue Reading →

Up Includes Peek at Toy Story 3

Can’t wait until next year for Toy Story 3? Then make sure you catch Pixar’s new film Up for a glimpse at a new character from the film. Up director Pete Docter and producer ... Continue Reading →

Insider Launches Kutcher’s Blah Girls

Blah Girls, a series of short interstitial animated shorts co-created by Ashton Kutcher’s Katalyst production company, will use the syndicated entertainment news show The Insider ... Continue Reading →

Up Debuts at Cannes to Rave Reviews

Pixar-Disney’s Up is about to make history by becoming the first animated film ‘ not to mention the first 3-D film ‘ to open the Cannes International Film Festival. That ... Continue Reading →