Leo Matsuda

‘Inner Workings’ Creator Leo Matsuda Signs to WME, Gotham Group

Annie Award-nominated animation artist and writer-director of the Disney theatrical short Inner Workings (released with Moana), Leo Matsuda, has signed on with WME and Gotham Group ... Continue Reading →
Peter Girardi

WBTVG Ups Peter Girardi to Head Blue Ribbon & Alternative Animation

Warner Bros. Television Group has promoted creative executive Peter Girardi to the post of Executive Vice President of its digital studio Blue Ribbon Content, and Alternative Programming ... Continue Reading →
Jon Cowley

Jon Cowley to Lead FuseFX Vancouver Production Team

FuseFX has hired on 18-year visual effects industry veteran Jon Cowley as Head of Production and Senior VFX Supervisor for its Vancouver facility, where he will oversee production activity ... Continue Reading →
Adam Crozier

Adam Crozier Steps Down from ITV Leadership

After serving 7 years as CEO of UK-based network ITV, Adam Crozier has announced his intention to step down on June 30. Ian Giffiths will assume the newly combined roles of Chief Operating ... Continue Reading →
Sander Schwartz

Sander Schwartz Shreds with ‘Subway Surfers’ TV Toon

Danish developer SYBO has signed Daytime Emmy Award-winning producer Sander Schwartz to develop and produce animated content based on its smash hit mobile game, Subway Surfers. Schwartz ... Continue Reading →
Joanna Priestly

Joanna Priestley to Appear at Stuttgart, British Film Institute

Acclaimed indie animator Joanna Priestley will step away from her Portland, OR home base for a series of international appearances over the first week of May. First, the Stuttgart International ... Continue Reading →
Shaleen Sangha

Shaleen Sangha Joins Radical Sheep as Senior Director – Development & Production

Toronto-based Radical Sheep Productions, a division of Boat Rocker Studios, has appointed award-winning filmmaker Shaleen Sangha to the newly created position of Senior Director, Development ... Continue Reading →
Sundance Feniger

Sundance Feniger Appointed VP & GM of Boomerang SVOD

Turner and Warner Bros. have named Sundance Feniger as Vice President and General Manager of their new Boomerang premium SVOD service in the US. Feniger is charged with heading the ... Continue Reading →
Don Hahn

Don Hahn to Address Dodge Commencement, Receive Honorary Degree

Academy Award-nominated producer Don Hahn will receive an honorary Doctor of Arts degree from Chapman University’s Dodge College of Film and Media Arts at Dodge College’s commencement ... Continue Reading →
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Stephen Castor & Jim Rygiel Join CICAF Golden Monkey Jury

The 11th China International Animation Festival (CICAF) announces that Hollywood pros Stephen Castor and Jim Rygiel has been appointed to the 2017 “Golden Monkey King” Award Jury. ... Continue Reading →