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Fox Orders Animated ‘Botcop’ Presentation

Botcop, an animated comedy from writers Itai Grunfeld and Geoff Barbanell, and executive producer Tracey Katsky, has had a presentation commissioned by Fox. According to Deadline, the ... Continue Reading →
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First Look at Netflix Original ‘Glitter Force’

Saban Brands has released a first-look at its new original kids’ series for Netflix, Glitter Force, which will debut on the streaming service worldwide (excluding Asia) on December ... Continue Reading →
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‘Mad Max,’ ‘Inside Out’ Top Critics’ Toon and VFX Choices

The nominees have been set for an extensive range of categories in the 21st annual Critics’ Choice Awards. On the movie side, Pixar’s Inside Out was the top animated feature ... Continue Reading →
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A Powerful and Marvelous Journey to Independence

I never aspired to be in the animation business. I wanted to own a tropical-fish store and be a percussionist in a philharmonic orchestra. But somehow, that dream led to cartoons and, ... Continue Reading →
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Triggerfish Makes Story Lab Selections

South Africa’s Triggerfish Animation Studios has selected four features and four TV series to be developed through the inaugural Triggerfish Story Lab incubator, established with ... Continue Reading →
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Trailer Debuts Lin-Directed ‘Star Trek Beyond’

Look out, Trekkies. Here comes the first trailer for next summer’s threequel, Star Trek Beyond. Take a look: Star Trek Beyond is directed by Justin Lin of Fast and Furious franchise ... Continue Reading →
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Welcome Back to Earth with ‘Independence Day: Resurgence’ Trailer

Fox has unveiled the destructive wrath of the return of the aliens that audiences can expect from upcoming sequel Independence Day: Resurgence, slated to hit theaters June 24, 2016. ... Continue Reading →
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CN to Rep ‘Matt Hatter’ in Middle East

Platinum Films, based in the U.K., has appointed Cartoon Network as the licensing agent for its boys adventure series Matt Hatter Chronicles in the Middle East and Turkey. CN will implement ... Continue Reading →
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Hockey, Ballet and Flash Combine to Create ‘Curse of Clara’ Holiday Special

Even if you’re not from Canada or have ever been to Canada, there are still a couple things about the country known to almost everyone: It’s cold there in winter, and Canadians ... Continue Reading →
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13 Songs from Animated Films Among 74 Vying for Oscar

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that 74 songs from eligible feature-length motion pictures released in 2015 are in contention for nominations in the Original ... Continue Reading →