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Comic-Con: DreamWorks and ‘Star Wars Rebels’

Comic-Con is in full swing, with the animation events robust enough to excite even the most casual of toon fans. But, of course, with a show as big as Comic-Con, there’s no way ... Continue Reading →
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‘Boxtrolls’ Gets Screening at Venice Fest

LAIKA’s upcoming stop-motion feature The Boxtrolls will be screened out of competition at the 71st Annual Venice Film Festival on Sunday, August 31. The film’s theatrical ... Continue Reading →
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‘Toy Story That Time Forgot’ Coming December 2

ABC has announced that their second Pixar Animation Studios TV special, Toy Story That Time Forgot will premiere Tuesday, December 2 at 8 p.m. ET. The holiday themed special follows ... Continue Reading →
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‘My Little Pony Equestria Girls: Rainbow Rocks’ Set for September

Following up 2013′s successful movie venture My Little Pony Equestria Girls, Screenvision has teamed up with Hasbro Studios and Shout! Factory to bring My Little Pony Equestria ... Continue Reading →
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‘Slugterra: Return of the Elementals’ Arrives in Canada

Vancouver-based Nerd Corps Entertainment animation studio announced a partnership with Cineplex to bring Slugterra: Return of the Elementals to over 50 theaters across Canada on August ... Continue Reading →
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StoryToys Kicks Off ‘ShipAntics’ App Series

Dublin-based interactive books and games publisher StoryToys has announced the release of ShipAntics – The Legend of the Kiki Beast, the first chapter in a unique adventure series ... Continue Reading →
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The Early Hanna-Barbera, a la Benedict

San Diego Comic Con is once more upon us, offering a virtual Roman coliseum packed with all things pop culture. For baby boomer toonheads, there will be one bright spot (well, probably ... Continue Reading →
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Katzenberg to Receive National Medal of Arts

DreamWorks Animation chief Jeffrey Katzenberg will receive a National Medal of Arts for 2013 from the White House and the National Endowment for the Arts. Other recipients of the 2013 ... Continue Reading →
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Sony Plans Hybrid ‘Manimal’ Feature

If you’re going to bring back Manimal, a short-lived cult fantasy TV series from the early 1980s, comedy and animation is the way go. That’s the thinking of Sony Pictures ... Continue Reading →
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Gnosis, Vinton Team Up for Four-Picture Slate

Gnosis Moving Pictures and Vinton Entertainment has signed a co-production deal on a slate of CG animated films to be directed by Oscar winner and stop-motion pioneer Will Vinton. “After ... Continue Reading →