Roy Disney’s Latest Letter to Shareholders

In their tireless efforts to rally Walt Disney Co. shareholder support for their "Save Disney" crusade, former Mouse House chairman Roy Disney and Shamrock Holdings partner ... Continue Reading →

Sesame Workshop Names New Interactive Media Biz Director

Nonprofit educational organization Sesame Workshop has named Jeffrey Fleishman director of business operations, interactive media. Fleishman will contribute to the management of many ... Continue Reading →

R.I.P. Disney Legend John Hench

Longtime Disney artist and Imagineering designer John Hench passed away from heart failure Thursday morning at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, Calif. He served as ... Continue Reading →

Roy Disney to Brief Shareholders Before Disney Meeting

Roy E. Disney’s anti-Eisner campaign moves to Philadelphia next month, where the Walt Disney Co. will have its annual meeting on March 3. Disney and Stanley P. Gold have invited ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Picks New Development VP

Alice Cahn has been named VP of development for Cartoon Network’s kids businesses, focusing on original entertainment programming for children 4-7. Cahn will be based in New York ... Continue Reading →

Triplets Director’s Letter to Lasseter

With the Oscar race heating up and media outlets making much ado of the showdown between traditional animation and computer wizardry, The Triplets of Belleville director Sylvain Chomet ... Continue Reading →

Infinium Gains News Head Honcho

A leading on-demand game company, Infinium Labs, has hired a new president/CEO to gin up its efforts to grab a bigger piece of the action in the burgeoning $30 billion vid game industry. According ... Continue Reading →

mental images Visualizes Gary Yost as Exec VP

3D visualization software creator mental images announced today the appointment of Gary Yost as the company’s new exec VP of and head of U.S. operations. Beatriz Hubert, formerly ... Continue Reading →

Mad Mag Illustrator Woodbridge Dies at 73

One of Mad Magazine’s leading illustrators has died. George Woodbridge–whose detailed drawings helped introduce million of teens to satire beginning in the mid-1950s–was ... Continue Reading →

Marvel Studios Gets New Chief, New Brief

Looking to control its own destiny in an entertainment business continually hungering for the next franchise, Marvel Studios has named David Maisel as its new president and COO. Fresh ... Continue Reading →