KaBOOM! Preps ‘Uncle Grandpa’ Comics

KaBOOM!, an award-winning imprint of publisher BOOM! Studios, is teaming up with Cartoon Network’s licensing and merchandising arm to bring hit animated comedy Uncle Grandpa to ... Continue Reading →

WB Plans 9 DC Movies With Snyder Set on ‘Justice League’

Warner Bros. is getting serious about catching up with Marvel, with a reported nine DC Comics features in development. The studio confirmed over the weekend that Zack Snyder would follow ... Continue Reading →

Legal Issues on Agenda for New WIA Panel Series

Women in Animation has organized the first in a series of professional development panels, with a spotlight on the legal side of working in animation set for May 6. Titled “Contracts, ... Continue Reading →

Brown Bag’s ‘Anya’ Arrives to Help Russian Children

Irish studio Brown Bag Films has launched a new four-minute animated short, titled Anya, which charts 20 years in the life of a Russian orphan in order to highlight the work done by ... Continue Reading →

Robots, Monsters and SpongeBob Come to Video

Robots in disguise, pineapple-dwellers and a bit misunderstood monster are among the classic animated TV shows getting some home video love this week. Up first is Godzilla: The Complete ... Continue Reading →

Hub Debuts ‘Teenage Fairytale Dropouts’ May 31

The Hub Network will air May 31 the U.S. premiere to the animated series Teenage Fairytale Dropouts. Teenage Fairytale Dropouts is an international co-production that follows three ... Continue Reading →

Milk Shakes Up BAFTAs with ‘Doctor Who’

London based indie visual effects house Milk has won a British Academy Television Craft Award for its outstanding vfx work on the BBC’s Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special: Day ... Continue Reading →

France Television Strings Up ‘Atomic Puppet’

Technicolor has pre-sold its new animated kids series Atomic Puppet (52 x 11) to France Televisions, which will air the show on its France 4 channel beginning in 2016. Currently in ... Continue Reading →

‘Zazie’ Makes New Bons Amis

In the wake of MIPTV, Cyber Group Studios has signed new broadcasting partners for its HD CG kids’ series Mademoiselle Zazie (78 x 7). The show launched at France 5 last November ... Continue Reading →

‘Other Woman’ Tops ‘Cap’; ‘Frozen’ Passes $400M

The Other Woman beat Captain America: The Winter Soldier for the top spot at the box office this weekend, while Disney’s Frozen passed the $400 million domestic mark. Captain ... Continue Reading →