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Cameron Planning Three More ‘Avatar’ Movies

Fox has confirmed that James Cameron has lined up screenwriters for three sequels to his blockbuster 2009 feature Avatar. It was commonly known that the visionary director and producer ... Continue Reading →
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The Prank That Tanked

Some anecdotes require the passage of time to safely relate. One such, which has always stuck in my mind out of the thousands of stories I’ve heard over the years from veteran animators, ... Continue Reading →
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DHX Secures New Canadian Deals

Independent kids’ entertainment producer, distributor and licensor DHX Media has announced a raft of new deals across multiple platforms in Canada for a number of its hit animated ... Continue Reading →
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Paramount Animation Getting ‘Monster Trucks’ in Gear

There’s some intriguing fresh grist for the Toon Town rumor mill this week: Deadline.com has heard hints that Paramount Animation is close to poaching Blue Sky Studios director/producer/co-founder ... Continue Reading →
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John Lasseter Elected First VP of Academy

Pixar and Disney chief creative officer John Lasseter has been elected to the post of first VP of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. He previously served terms as treasurer ... Continue Reading →
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Nick’s Marjorie Cohn to Lead DreamWorks TV

DreamWorks Animation announced the hiring of longtime Nickelodeon Marjorie Cohn as head of its TV division. The 26-year Nick veteran will oversee the development and production of 1,200 ... Continue Reading →
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‘Wolverine vs. Hulk’ DVD Coming in September

While the live-action Wolverine is drawing audiences to the big-screen, his animated doppelganger will be facing The Hulk in a new Marvel Knights Animation title, set for a September ... Continue Reading →
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Iam8bit to Host Global Sketchbook Project

L.A-based Iam8bit Studios is offering a special global presentation of The Sketchbook Project, a traveling art show featuring the work of artists from the around the world on the weekend ... Continue Reading →
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Amazon Announces Five New Kids’ Pilots

Amazon Studios has announced that it will produce five more original pilots for kids, including the first pilots for ages 6-11. The new pilots come from Emmy Award-winning creators ... Continue Reading →
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9 Story’s ‘Fugget About It’ Comes to U.S. Via Hulu

Canada’s 9 Story Entertainment has announced its mob family primetime comedy toon Fugget About It (seasons 1 & 2, 26 x 22) will arrive Stateside on streaming platforms Hulu ... Continue Reading →