Global TV News Bytes: ‘Fuzzyworld,’ ‘Monkey See Monkey Do’

Monster Ent. to Pitch Fuzzyword at Forum: Ireland’s Monster Entertainment is presenting its new animated series Fuzzyworld to Cartoon Forum and MIPCOM this fall. The series is ... Continue Reading →

New Producer Gnosis Launches with Vinton Film

A new L.A.-based CG film and social gaming studio, Gnosis Moving Pictures, has announced it will kick off its production slate with an animated feature, The Quest, directed by Oscar ... Continue Reading →

Disney to Bring Miyazaki’s ‘The Wind Rises’ to N.A.

Walt Disney Studios has announced that it will be handling North American theatrical distribution of Studio Ghibli’s latest animated film, The Wind Rises, directed by toon legend ... Continue Reading →

WB Developing Animated ‘Scooby-Doo’ Film broke the news today that Warner Bros. is developing a new feature-length animated adventure for Scooby-Doo and the rest of the perennial mystery-solving team. While it ... Continue Reading →

kaboom! Seals Walmart Canada Deal for Treehouse DVDs

Phase 4 Films’ dedicated kids and family label kaboom! Entertainment has secured a placement with Walmart in Canada which will see the retailer stocking Octonauts and My Big Big ... Continue Reading →
Will Vinton

Will Vinton Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Claymation master Will Vinton received a Lifetime Achievement Award this past weekend at a special ceremony at the Italian Cultural Institute of Los Angeles. The special tribute to ... Continue Reading →
Bob Peterson

Bob Peterson May be Off Pixar’s ‘The Good Dinosaur’

According to an item on the Blue Sky Disney blog, there have been some reports that director Bob Peterson has been taken off the 2014 Pixar movie The Good Dinosaur. The story hasn’t ... Continue Reading →

Cinedigm, 4K Media to Offer ‘Yu-Gi-Oh!’ in Sept.

Cinedigm and 4K Media Inc. joined forces to bring the massive Yu-Gi-Oh! Franchise into the home entertainment marketplace for the first time in five years. Plans include a strategic ... Continue Reading →

Tricon Adds ‘Wildernuts’ to TV Menagerie

Tricon Films & Television, which will launch its new Kids & Family division at MIP Junior this fall, has acquired Kavaleer productions’ new animated preschool series Wildernuts ... Continue Reading →

Gruppo Alcuni Presents Latest ‘Pet Pals’ Film at Venice

Italy’s Gruppo Alcuni will be presenting their brand new 3-D stereoscopic animated feature, Pet Pals in Windland, at the 70th Venice Film Festival. The film will play on Thursday, ... Continue Reading →