MacFarlane Criticizes Pixar and DreamWorks Pics

You’ve got to admit it: Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane sure knows how to generate major press. Last week, he dropped the huge bombshell that Stewie Griffin was gay in a Playboy ... Continue Reading →

Disney Legend Virginia Davis Dies at 90

We were saddened by the news that Virginia Davis, Walt Disney Studio’s first live-action star, passed away last Saturday at the age of 90. The star of Disney’s 13 popular ... Continue Reading →

Kidz Names New CEO, Expands in Eastern Europe

K.J. Istock has been named the permanent CEO of brand-development and licensing agency Kidz Entertainment/EEMC, one of several staffing changes he company has announces. Istock had ... Continue Reading →

Fabrice O. JoubertDirector, French Roast

Fabrice O. Joubert’s charming CG-animated short French Roast has been receiving numerous festival awards and critical attention over the past few months. In August, the short ... Continue Reading →

Goldsmith Gets Original for Canada’s Family, Disney Playhouse

Michael Goldsmith has been named the new director of original programming for Family Channel and Playhouse Disney Canada by parent company Astral Television Networks, according to Cynopsis. Goldsmith ... Continue Reading →

Hummel Named CEO at Post Logic

Rob Hummel has left his position as president of digital cinema at Dalsa to join DI and film restoration company Post Logic Studios as CEO. Hummel is succeeding Larry Birstock, who ... Continue Reading →

Tricia Helfer, Voice Actress Green Lantern: First Flight

Since it’s Comic-Con week, we decided to offer you a great Q&A provided to us by Warner Bros. Animation in conjunction with the upcoming new DVD release Green Lantern: First ... Continue Reading →

Yellow Submarine Designer Edelmann Dies

Designer Heinz Edelmann, who gave the Beatles’ animated film Yellow Submarine its distinctive look, died July 21 at the age 75. Edelmann, who was art director on the Fab Four’s ... Continue Reading →

Phineas and Ferb Creators Talk About Emmy Nom!

Since Disney’s popular Phineas and Ferb series was nominated for an Emmy in the Special Class category (for the episode titled ‘The Monster Of Phineas-N-Ferbenstein’) ... Continue Reading →

Loesch to Head Up Hasbro-Discovery Venture

Margaret Loesch, a veteran of the children’s entertainment and animation industries, is the new president and CEO of Hasbro and Discovery’s multiplatform joint venture. Loesch ... Continue Reading →