‘Congress,’ ‘Jasmine,’ ‘Pinocchio’ Nab Euro Noms

The European Film Academy has announced the three nominees in the 2013 European Film Awards’ Best Animated Feature Film category. They are: • The Congress (Israel / Germany / ... Continue Reading →

Reel FX Sets ‘W.I.S.H.’ Scribes

Dallas-based Reel FX, which makes its debut on the animated features scene this November 1 with Free Birds, has tasked Kung Fu Panda writers Cyrus Voris and Ethan Reiff to script another ... Continue Reading →

SeaWorld, Little Airplane Partner for Pre-K Fare

Preschool animation producer Little Airplane Productions (The Wonder Pets, 3rd & Bird and Small Potatoes) has teamed up with SeaWorld to develop a new television property for preschoolers, ... Continue Reading →

Global TV News Bytes

+ Canada’s 9 Story Entertainment has sold Slap Happy Cartoons‘ new animated series Nerds and Monsters (40 x 11) to ABC TV Australia, which will premiere the show in mid ... Continue Reading →

Sony’s ‘Cloudy 2′ Has a Sunny $35 Million Weekend

Sony Animation’s good-natured Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 took good care of family audiences’ movie appetites this weekend, landing at No. 1 with a terrific $35 ... Continue Reading →

Animag to Honor Foray, Sanders, DeMicco and Chakravarti

Animation Magazine is pleased to announce more of its 2013 award recipients, which will be presented at the World Animation & VFX Summit, Opening Night Party, on November 3 at the ... Continue Reading →

Academy to Introduce New Animation Oscar Rules

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences is shaking up the process for determining this year’s Best Animated Feature Oscar. The Hollywood Reporter says the nominees will ... Continue Reading →

Boomerang Brings Back Classic Looney Tunes in Oct.

Fans of the old classic Looney Tunes cartoons have a big reason to celebrate the arrival of October. Boomerang is bringing back the famous Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig, Elmer Fudd ... Continue Reading →

Global TV News Bytes

Cyber Group Takes Over Adam’s Bakery and Pom Pom: Paris-based animation house Cyber Group Studios has picked up two hot Asian titles: Changzhou Dinosaur Park’s Adam’s ... Continue Reading →

New ‘Totally Spies!’ Hit North America Shelves

Zodiak Kids and its North American DVD partner Cinedigm have released the first-ever Totally Spies! DVDs in the U.S. and Canada. The premiere two-volume set of Season 1, Top Secret ... Continue Reading →