2017 Humanitas Prize award nominees

Humanitas Announces Animation Finalists

Humanitas, the nonprofit org dedicated to supporting writers, has announced the list of the 2017 Humanitas Prize award nominees. The award is given to film and TV writers whose work ... Continue Reading →
Isle of Dogs

CES: FoxNext Takes You Inside the Virtual Making of ‘Isle of Dogs’

Fox’s games and VR division, FoxNext, took the stage at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to offer a sneak preview of Isle of Dogs Behind the Scenes (in Virtual Reality), ... Continue Reading →
Glen Keane's Ariel

Walt Disney Family Museum Premieres Glen Keane Exhibition

Starting March 8th of 2018, The Walt Disney Family Museum in San Francisco will be dedicating an exhibition to famed Disney character animator Glen Keane. While most Animation Magazine ... Continue Reading →
Captain Tsubasa

VIZ Media Licenses ‘Captain Tsubasa’ Reboot

Anime and manga distribution company VIZ Media, LLC has acquired digital streaming, EST, home video, merchandise rights from Japanese publisher Shueisha Inc. for an upcoming animated ... Continue Reading →
Teen Titans GO! To the Movies

Teen Titans Go to the Movies in ‘Teen Titans GO! To the Movies’

Add one more to the list of superhero movies oversaturating the market, as Teen Titans GO! To the Movies very self-deprecatingly heralds. A new trailer has signaled the impending arrival ... Continue Reading →
Paul McCartney

Paul McCartney Taps New Writer for Animated Movie

It’s helter skelter (last Beatles joke, I swear) as famed Beatle and Wing Paul McCartney has found a replacement writer for his animated film in development, High in the Clouds. Hollywood ... Continue Reading →
Dot

Jim Henson Co. Shows to Air on Tiny Pop in UK

The legendary Jim Henson Company of The Muppets fame has announced a partnership with Sony Pictures Television Networks UK to air three new series on the free-to-air Tiny Pop channel ... Continue Reading →
Sarah Muller

Channel 5’s Sarah Muller to Join Sony TV as Kids VP

Channel 5’s children’s programming head, Sarah Muller, has been named VP of UK children’s and youth portfolio at Sony Pictures Television Network (SPTN) starting March of 2018, ... Continue Reading →
Kilkenny Animated

Cartoon Saloon Hosts Hometown Film Festival

Old world Irish architecture and innovative modern animation are set to exist side by side in Kilkenny, Ireland this February with the first annual Kilkenny Animated film and arts festival. ... Continue Reading →
Transformers: Combiner Wars

Mark Hamill, Ron Perlman, Jaime King Power Up for ‘Transformers’

Icons of the screen Mark Hamill (Star Wars: The Last Jedi), Ron Perlman (Hellboy) and Jaime King (Sin City: A Dame to Kill For) will be lending their talents to the final season of ... Continue Reading →