Gollum Guy to Play Kong

The Hollywood Reporter today confirmed rumors that Andy Serkis will provide the motion-capture performance for the iconic great ape in Peter Jackson’s remake of the 1933 classic ... Continue Reading →

Potter Puts Hex on Shrek

Warner Bros.’ effects-laden Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban wove its magic at the box office over the weekend, brewing up an estimated $92.6 million gross to claim the ... Continue Reading →

Anime Network Gets Original, Uncut Gatchaman

Anime Network has signed a deal with Sandy Frank Ent. to bring all 105 episodes of the Gatchaman series in their original form to U.S. television viewers for the first time. Gatchaman ... Continue Reading →

Eisner Still Hopeful for Pixar Pact

Walt Disney Co. CEO Michael Eisner hasn’t burned any love letters from Pixar yet as he apparently remains hopeful that the studio and the 3D animation house can still patch things ... Continue Reading →

Shrek 3 Details Released

With the second Shrek installment eating up the box office at record pace, DreamWorks is wasting no time in getting the ball rolling on a third. According to Daily Variety, Who Framed ... Continue Reading →

Shrek Weathers Day After

Not even the awesome forces of nature could knock DreamWorks’ Shrek 2 from the top of the box office over the three-day weekend. The animated sequel brought in another $92 million ... Continue Reading →

Day After Tomorrow Today

Director Roland Emmerich, who destroyed major metropolises by way of alien invaders in Independence Day, is back to wreak more havoc with some help from mother nature and a lot of ... Continue Reading →

U.K. Toon Biz Fizzling

Wallace and Gromit may end up eating government cheese if things don’t turn around for the British animation industry. According to Daily Variety, a government investment fund ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Talking More Shrek Sequels

Following the huge opening of Shrek 2, Ann Daly, head of Dreamworks Animation, told The Hollywood Reporter that the studio will move forward with two more installments. The sequels ... Continue Reading →

Shrek 2 Beamed to Theatre Via Satellite

Microspace Communications Corp., a provider of point-to-multipoint satellite services, has delivered Shrek 2 to moviegoers via satellite, completing the first phase of a digital cinema ... Continue Reading →