Mike Rosenthal

Mike Rosenthal Brings “Moldcore” to Cartoon Hangover with ‘Slug Riot’

Frederator is building its highly prized digital catalog by commissioning several new, original series for its Cartoon Hangover Select channel (available on Ellation’s VRV), including ... Continue Reading →
John Cena

John Cena to Voice New ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ Baddie for Nickelodeon

Nickelodeon announced a trio of projects with WWE Superstar John Cena, including his return to hosting duties for the 2018 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards for the second time, executive ... Continue Reading →
Glen Keane's Ariel

Walt Disney Family Museum Premieres Glen Keane Exhibition

Starting March 8th of 2018, The Walt Disney Family Museum in San Francisco will be dedicating an exhibition to famed Disney character animator Glen Keane. While most Animation Magazine ... Continue Reading →
Paul McCartney

Paul McCartney Taps New Writer for Animated Movie

It’s helter skelter (last Beatles joke, I swear) as famed Beatle and Wing Paul McCartney has found a replacement writer for his animated film in development, High in the Clouds. Hollywood ... Continue Reading →
Sarah Muller

Channel 5’s Sarah Muller to Join Sony TV as Kids VP

Channel 5’s children’s programming head, Sarah Muller, has been named VP of UK children’s and youth portfolio at Sony Pictures Television Network (SPTN) starting March of 2018, ... Continue Reading →
Transformers: Combiner Wars

Mark Hamill, Ron Perlman, Jaime King Power Up for ‘Transformers’

Icons of the screen Mark Hamill (Star Wars: The Last Jedi), Ron Perlman (Hellboy) and Jaime King (Sin City: A Dame to Kill For) will be lending their talents to the final season of ... Continue Reading →
Tara Kemes

Tara Kemes Appointed GM of Cinesite Studios Vancouver

Cinesite Studios announced the appointment of Tara Kemes as General Manager of its feature animation operation in Vancouver. Taking over from Nicole Stinn, Kemes will be responsible ... Continue Reading →
Walter Hamada

Walter Hamada Tapped to Steer DC Film Slate in WB Shake-Up

As part of the shake-up of its DC Films operations begun in December, Warner Bros. announced late last week that Walter Hamada has been promoted to the role of President of DC-based ... Continue Reading →
Frank Buxton

Writer-Producer, Voice of ‘Batfink’ Frank Buxton Dies Age 87

Actor, writer, director, producer and general showbiz dynamo Frank Buxton — who created the Peabody Award-winning NBC series Hot Dog (1970-71) and touched the animation world ... Continue Reading →
Gravity Falls

Disney XD to Re-Dub Louis C.K.’s ‘Gravity Falls’ Role

The damnatio memoriae of comedian Louis C.K. continues, following his public admission to sexual misconduct spurred by a New York Times reveal of five accusers. Having already lost ... Continue Reading →