Hans Ulrich Stoef

Forging a New European Toon Powerhouse

Hans Ulrich Stoef, CEO of Studio 100 Media and m4e AG, discusses the recently merged companies’ priorities and market strategies for MIPCOM and 2018. Animag: Can you tell us what ... Continue Reading →
Mercury Filmworks

Mercury Filmworks Makes Key Promotions, Management Hires

Mercury Filmworks — one of Canada’s most prolific independent studios, which boasts the likes of Disney, Netflix and Amazon among its media partners — is expanding its ... Continue Reading →
Peilin Chou

Peilin Chou Upped to CCO of Oriental DreamWorks; 5 Films Announced

Oriental DreamWorks has promoted Peilin Chou to the post of Chief Creative Officer and revealed five new feature film projects in the works. Chou had previously been Head of Creative ... Continue Reading →
Joan Lambur

Joan Lambur Forms New Prodco with Sinking Ship Ent.

Respected and established producer Joan Lambur is launching a new production company, Lambur Productions, with Sinking Ship Entertainment (Dino Dana, Annedroids) taking a minority interest. ... Continue Reading →
Marni Shulman

Marni Shulman Tapped as SVP & GM for WOW! Unlimited Media

WOW! Unlimited Media has appointed Marni Shulman as Senior Vice President and General Manager, tasked with overseeing the launch of WOW!’s new multiplatform kids and youth brand ... Continue Reading →
Niki Lindroth von Bahr

Ten Questions for Niki Lindroth von Bahr

It’s been a great year for Swedish artist Niki Lindroth von Bahr. Her brilliant musical short The Burden, which featured singing and dancing animals fighting existential despair in ... Continue Reading →
Rebecca Campbell. Credit: ABC/Bob D’Amico

Rebecca Campbell Named President of Walt Disney Co. EMEA

Walt Disney International has announced that Rebecca Campbell, President, ABC Owned Television Station Group and ABC Daytime, will take on the role of President, The Walt Disney Company ... Continue Reading →
Game of Thrones

Pete Hawley Appointed President & CEO Telltale Games

Telltale Games — the company behind wildly successful episodic narrative games inspired by The Walking Dead, Game of Thrones and Guardians of the Galaxy — has announced ... Continue Reading →
Melissa Cobb

Melissa Cobb Named VP of Netflix Kids & Family

DreamWorks veteran Melissa Cobb has been tapped by Netflix to serve as its new Vice President, Kids & Family, overseeing the creation and acquisition of series and films for its ... Continue Reading →
Galen Walker

Galen Walker Heads Legend 3D’s New Animation Branch

Legend 3D, Inc. — a leading 3D conversion, VFX and VR studio — is expanding into the tooniverse with the establishment of Legend Animation, CEO Aidan Foley announced. The ... Continue Reading →