Orphanage Adopts Tartakovsky

Samurai Jack creator Genndy Tartakovsky has a new job. The two-time Emmy winner behind Cartoon Network’s Dexter’s Laboratory and Star Wars: Clone Wars is heading up to San ... Continue Reading →

An American in Gromit Land

Animator Teresa Drilling talks about her Aard-uous work on Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit As one of only two American animators enlisted to help bring Wallace & ... Continue Reading →

Eisner Exits, Iger Ascends at Disney

Incoming Walt Disney Co. CEO Bob Iger officially takes the reins on Saturday, Oct. 1 as long-time chief Mouseketeer Michael Eisner ends his 21-year tenure at the company he helped grow ... Continue Reading →

Curious Pictures Piques Interest

Big Apple animation studio Curious Pictures has announced a slew of key creative team moves on the heels of its anti-parental oppression hit, Codename: Kids Next Door, winning Best ... Continue Reading →

Wahl Named LAIKA CEO

Dale Wahl has been appointed CEO of LAIKA, Phil Knight’s animation company formerly known as Vinton Studios. Effective Oct. 3, Wahl will take over for interim CEO Robert Harold, ... Continue Reading →

Wahl Named LAIKA CEO

Dale Wahl has been appointed CEO of LAIKA, Phil Knight’s animation company formerly known as Vinton Studios. Effective Oct. 3, Wahl will take over for interim CEO Robert Harold, ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Animation Makes Executive Decisions

With direct-to-video releases and Broadway musicals being added to DreamWorks Animation’s production slate, the studio is restructuring its ranks, naming Shark Tale producer Bill ... Continue Reading →

FOX Inks Family Guy’s Goodman

Writer David Goodman has signed a seven-figure deal with 20th Century Fox Television to stay on as exec producer and showrunner of the hit primetime animated series Family Guy, according ... Continue Reading →

Stuart Snyder Named GM of TBS’ GameTap

Former Cinar Corp. president and CEO Stuart Snyder has been appointed general manager of GameTap, Turner Broadcasting System’s unique broadband entertainment network offering ... Continue Reading →

Don "Inspector Gadget" Adams Dies

Don Adams, the actor best known as Maxwell Smart on the classic spy spoof TV series Get Smart, died from a lung infection in Los Angeles, Calif. on Sept. 25. With his distinctive inflection ... Continue Reading →