Nick Park to Direct ‘Early Man’

Aardman and StudioCanal have teamed up to produce Early Man, a stop-motion feature film to be directed by Wallace & Gromit creator Nick Park. The feature will be Park’s first ... Continue Reading →

Gnosis Teams with Toonz, Will Produce Will Vinton Content

Los Angeles-based Gnosis Moving Pictures and India-based animation powerhouse Toonz Media Group have announced a long-term co-financing and animation partnership on a slate of CG-animated ... Continue Reading →

‘Phineas and Ferb’ creators Prep ‘Mikey Murphy’s Law’ at Disney XD

Phineas and Ferb creators Dan Povenmire and Jeff “Swampy” Marsh will produce a new series titled Mikey Murphy’s Law for Disney XD. The show is scheduled to premiere in ... Continue Reading →

Patrick Osborne to Deliver Cogswell Commencement Address

Sunnyvale, Calif.’s Cogswell College will host Academy Award-winning animation director Patrick Osborne (Feast) during the school’s commencement ceremonies on May 16. Osborne will ... Continue Reading →

New Animated Series and Specials Coming to Adult Swim

Adult Swim has announced its programming plans for 2015-16, which includes 30 new original series, specials and pilots joining its slate of returning hits. “Adult Swim has always ... Continue Reading →

‘Bottom Feeders,’ ‘Valvoja’ Take Top Animatricks Honors

Animatricks Animation Festival — the annual event held in Helsinki, Finland and this year presented in partnership with local studio Rovio Entertainment — has announced ... Continue Reading →

Ginnifer Goodwin and Jason Bateman Join ‘Zootopia’

Disney has announced that Ginnifer Goodwin (Once Upon a Time) and Jason Bateman (Horrible Bosses 2, Arrested Development) have signed on the voice cast for its upcoming “mammal metropolis” ... Continue Reading →

Primetime Comedies Dominate Critics Choice Toon Noms

The nominations have been unveiled for the fifth annual Critics’ Choice Television Awards, which will be presented during a live broadcast on A&E from the Beverly Hilton Hotel ... Continue Reading →

Rainbow Signs Brazil Deal for ‘Winx Club’

Rainbow has inked a major new agreement that will bring its hit kids property Winx Club to airwaves in Brazil on leading free-to-air channel TV Culture. The channel has acquired rights ... Continue Reading →

Marvel’s ‘Ant-Man’ Gets New Poster

Marvel Entertainment and Walt Disney Pictures have unveiled a new poster for the summer comic-book inspired adventure Ant-Man, due out July 17. The artwork prominently features the ... Continue Reading →