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Comedy Central to Run ‘South Park’ Thru 2016

Those bad boys of TV animation Trey Parker and Matt Stone have reached a new deal with Comedy Central to extend their hit show South Park, the cabler’s president Michele Ganeless ... Continue Reading →
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Universal Buys MacGuff for Illumination Ent.

Universal Pictures has bought French animation studio Mac Guff Ligne for Illumination Entertainment, according to Deadline.com. Illumination and Mac Guff worked together on CG-animated ... Continue Reading →
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Panzner Offers Up an Excellent, New ‘LHOOQ’

If you’re looking for a thought-provoking new read that focuses on arts, literature, music, dance, and yes, animation, you should definitely check out talented animation producer/director/digital ... Continue Reading →
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New ‘Morris Lessmore’ App Has Holiday Twist

The best-selling iPad application based on the award-winning CG short The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore is getting a new seasonal makeover with the Holiday App, available ... Continue Reading →
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Stor Fisk’s ‘Fungi’ Grows on Awol

Barcelona-based kids’ animation studio Stor Fisk has licensed most international sales rights to its Scandinavian-inspired series Fungi to Awol Animation. The Parisian distribution ... Continue Reading →
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Academy Screens 45 Shorts for Oscar Consideration

Last weekend, the Academy screened the 45 projects that were submitted for Best Animated Shorts consideration. Members of the Shorts and Animation branch of the Academy will vote for ... Continue Reading →
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‘Family Guy’ Serves Up a 9/11 Gag

Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane has never been one to be afraid of tackling controversial subjects, but he managed to ruffle a few more feathers this past Sunday. In the Nov. 13 ... Continue Reading →
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New ‘Tangled’ Short Screens with ‘Beauty and the Beast’

If you’ve missed Rapunzel, Flynn Rider and Maximus from Byron Howard and Nathan Greno’s Oscar-nominated  2010 feature Tangled, we have some great news for you. Disney will premiere ... Continue Reading →
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Mondo Media Invites Animation Pitches

If you have an idea for a killer animated show, the folks at multi-platform distributor Mondo Media want to hear from you, folks! The incubator behind shows such as Happy Tree Friends ... Continue Reading →
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‘Merry Xmas Sick Puppy’ Hits Web

A free version of animator Dave Rolls’ one-man dark comedy Merry Xmas Sick Puppy is available online for the first time. The CG animated tale follows the gruff Sick Puppy as he battles ... Continue Reading →