Sid & Marty Krofft Developing ‘Sigmund and the Sea Monsters’ with Amazon

Amazon Studios has signed a development deal with iconic TV producers Sid and Marty Krofft to develop a pilot that reimagines ‘70s kids classic Sigmund and the Sea Monsters. The Kroffts ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Plans Film Version of Sayuri Ueda Horror Story

Los Angeles-based VIZ Productions is developing a feature film adaptation of The Street of Fruiting Bodies by famed Japanese author Sayuri Ueda. The short horror story appeared in the ... Continue Reading →

Disney XD Orders Second Season of ‘Star vs. The Forces of Evil’

Disney XD has ordered a second season of Daron Nefcy’s upcoming animated comedy Star vs. The Forces of Evil ahead of its premiere on Monday, March 30 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. The announcement ... Continue Reading →

Batman to Battle ‘Animal Instincts’

The Dark Knight is going a little wild in Batman Unlimited: Animal Instincts, a new animated DC Comics film coming May 12 to home video from Warner Bros. Animation. Here’s how the ... Continue Reading →

SXSW Sets Animated Shorts Program

South by Southwest has announced the lineup of films for its 2015 edition, including selections for the animated short film category. Set for March 13-21 in Austin, Texas, the film ... Continue Reading →

One Screen Announces Three Animation Winners

The One Screen Film Festival organizers One Club have announced the 2015 award winners for the global film and advertising industry competition, including three top level animated shorts. ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Releasing ‘Tiger & Bunny: The Rising’ Feb. 24

VIZ Media will be releasing anime feature Tiger & Bunny The Movie: The Rising on DVD (SRP $19.98 US/$24.98 CAN) and Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack ($29.99 US/$37.48 CAN) on February 24. ... Continue Reading →

ITV Commissions Puppet Comedy ‘Newzoids’

U.K. network ITV has commissioned a new, topical puppet animation sketch show which promises to poke fun at pop culture, politics and celebrities: Newzoids. The six-part series, set ... Continue Reading →

Future Family Ties

Disney Junior’s new series, Miles from Tomorrowland, has a heartfelt and emotionally realistic take on life in outer space. There’s nothing quite like real life to inspire creative ... Continue Reading →

Spidey Gets Reboot, Joins Marvel Cinematic Universe

The rumors are true: Spider-Man is joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Sony will continue to control the feature film rights to the wall crawler but will work in partnership with ... Continue Reading →