Geraldine Laybourne

Geraldine Laybourne Joins 9 Story Board

9 Story Media Group announces the appointment of media icon Geraldine Laybourne to its board of directors. She comes on board shortly after 9 Story acquired award-winning Irish studio ... Continue Reading →

Brenda Gilbert Named President of Bron Animation

Following the recent reorganization of Brone Media Corp., Brenda Gilbert has been appointed President of Bron Animation, expanding on her responsibilities on the Bron Media board. Gilbert ... Continue Reading →

WB Animation Ups Execs Bastian, Adams

Warner Bros. Animation creative executive Jay Bastian has been promoted to senior VP series, and operations chief Ed Adams has been promoted to senior VP and general manager in new ... Continue Reading →

Oscar Nominee Pat McClung Joins FuseFX

Burbank’s FuseFX ( announces that two-time Academy Award nominated visual effects supervisor Pat McClung has joined the studio and will bring his 30-plus years of experience ... Continue Reading →

Electric Theatre Collective Opens LA Shop

London-based visual effects studio Electric Theatre Collective — which also represents BAFTA-nominated animation group The Line (Everything I Can See from Here) — has opened ... Continue Reading →

ILM London Adds Veteran VFX Supe David Vickery

Industrial Light & Magic has added BAFTA-winning visual effects supervisor David Vickery to its expanding London studio. In addition to supervising effects work, Vickery will also ... Continue Reading →
Jeffrey Katzenberg

Jeffrey Katzenberg Survives Hideous Tesla Crash

DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg narrowly escaped life-threatening injury in an accident which one insider says “totaled” the animation exec’s Tesla car. ... Continue Reading →

King Rollo Offers Free Training to Highland Artists

King Rollo Films – producers of children’s television series Spot, Maisy, Mama Mirabelle, Humf and Poppy Cat – has announced that it will be offering free training workshops ... Continue Reading →

Women in Animation Aims for 50/50 by 2025

Women in Animation has launched a new initiative to tackle the gender disparity in the animation workforce head-on, setting a goal of “50-50 by 2025.” Despite making up the majority ... Continue Reading →

Stone Bridge Announces Tezuka Bio

Stone Bridge Press announces that it will be publishing a massive, single-volume celebration of the life and work of one of the comics and animation world’s most visionary figures. ... Continue Reading →