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 →

Voice Actor McKennon Dies

Dallas McKennon, a prolific voice actor for more than 50 years in animated films and TV shows, died Tuesday morning at the age of 89. McKennon was best known as the voice of Gumby, ... Continue Reading →

E1 Picks Chang for Development Post

Swin Chang has joined E1 Entertainment as the company’s director of development for kids and animation. Chang will be based in Toronto and be responsible for bringing new properties ... Continue Reading →

Philip Hunt, Creative Director, Studio aka

This week, director Philip Hunt’s charming CG-animated project Lost and Found took home the top audience award at the Palm Springs Short Festival. Produced by Hunt and his team ... Continue Reading →

8 Animators, Selick Invited to Join Academy

Eight animators and Coraline director Henry Selick are among the 134 people working in motion pictures who have been invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The ... Continue Reading →

Ferraiolo Returns to Soup2Nuts

Scholastic Media has announced that Emmy-winning writer, director and producer Jack D. Ferraiolo is returning to its animation studio Soup2Nuts as development executive. In his new ... Continue Reading →