Frank Smith

Walden Restructures for Film & TV Expansion

Walden Media, a division of Anschutz Film Group and producer of fantasy family films like The Chronicles of Narnia series, Bridge to Terabithia, Charlotte’s Web and the Journey ... Continue Reading →

‘Simpsons’ & ‘Futurama’ Dominate WGA Nominations

The Writers Guild of America has announced the nominations for outstanding achievement in television, new media, news, radio, promotional writing and graphic animation for the 2014 ... Continue Reading →

‘Space Dandy’ Arrives January 4

Space Dandy, the hilarious new anime series from the creative team behind Cowboy Bebop, is well underway for its English-language version and will premiere on Adult Swim’s Toonami ... Continue Reading →

Nick Teams with USPS for SpongeBob MailPants

Today, Nickelodeon and the United States Postal Service are launching “SpongeBob MailPants,” and educational letter-writing program featuring SpongeBob to show kids the fun of ... Continue Reading →

‘Khumba’ Stampedes to DVD/Blu-ray in Jan.

Millennium Entertainment will release South African studio Triggerfish’s acclaimed animated feature Khumba on DVD and Blu-ray on January 14. The film stars Jake T. Austin (Wizards ... Continue Reading →

Studio 100′s ‘Maya the Bee’ to Buzz on Disney Jr. Asia

Studio 100 Media’s new CG-animated series Maya the Bee will debut on Disney Junior Asia. Produced by Paris based Studio 100 Animation SAS in association with TF1 and ZDF, Maya ... Continue Reading →

ToyTalk Adds New Update on ‘The Winston Show’

ToyTalk, a family entertainment company, today announced the first major update to its debut project, The Winston Show. The latest sketch called “In The Movies” casts the ... Continue Reading →

Autodesk Releases Maya LT with MEL Support

Autodesk has released its Maya LT 2014 Ext. 2, which was designed with customer feedback and usability in mind. Extension 2 advances the workflows of indie game developers with support ... Continue Reading →

Global TV News Bytes

+ DHX Media has announced a raft of deals for its hit preschool series Yo Gabba Gabba! across several key territories. The award-winning series has been picked up by Free-To-Air Pan-Arab ... Continue Reading →

‘Turbo FAST’ Races to Netflix Dec. 24

Netflix’s first-ever original kids’ series, DreamWorks Animation’s Turbo FAST, will enjoy a Christmas Eve launch as the animated show based on the summer snail racing ... Continue Reading →