Stig Gruman

Autodesk VP of Sales Gruman Dies at 51

Stig Gruman, VP of worldwide M&E sales at Audodesk Media and Entertainment died unexpectedly at the age of 51 on Nov. 23rd in Montreal. The charismatic and well-liked Gruman had ... Continue Reading →

Minions Take Over Manhattan

The team at Universal is doing a fantastic job promoting Despicable Me 2‘s digital HD release this week and the Blu-ray/DVD arrival on December 10. The studio sent the hugely ... Continue Reading →

Go Behind the Scenes of LAIKA’s ‘Boxtrolls’

Stop-motion animation fans are always hungry for news about Portland studio LAIKA (Coraline, ParaNorman) and the shop’s upcoming animated feature The Boxtrolls. Well, today we ... Continue Reading →

Hoho, Studio Lidell Release ‘Cloudbabies’ App

The first-ever Cloudbabies app, created under license from producer Studio Liddell, is now available for download on iTunes. The CG-animated series, which launched on CBeebies in May ... Continue Reading →

‘Dukes of Broxstonia’ Nabs SPA Kids Award

The Screen Producers Australia organization has honored Sydney-based producer Sticky Pictures with the 2013 Best Children’s Production Award for its animated comedy series The ... Continue Reading →

‘Sofia the First’ Special Sets Ratings Record

The premiere of the Sofia the First: The Floating Palace special was a ratings winner for Disney Channel on Sunday (Nov. 24). According to the cabler, the 7 p.m. broadcast garnered ... Continue Reading →

Toon Boom Releases New Effects-Packed Harmony

Emmy-winning animation software producer Toon Boom Animation has released a new version of Toon Boom Harmony in its standalone version for small businesses, as well as its network ... Continue Reading →

‘Room on the Broom,’ ‘Adventure Time’ Win BAFTAs

BBC’s acclaimed TV special Room on the Broom, Cartoon Network’s Adventure Time and BBC/Aarmdan’s Timmy Time were among the top TV winners at last night’s British ... Continue Reading →

‘Bubble Guppies’ Pays Homage to ‘Lord of the Rings’

When you think of appropriate homages to J.R.R. Tolkien’s epic The Lord of the Rings series, Nickelodeon’s preschool series Bubble Guppies doesn’t exactly leap to ... Continue Reading →

Amazon Offers Day of Nickelodeon Deals

Need to get a jump on the impending Black Friday/Cyber Monday madness? and Nickelodeon have the kiddies covered with the launch of the “Nickelodeon Day of Deals” ... Continue Reading →