Peanuts

DHX Media Forms Strategic ‘Peanuts’ Partnership with Sony

DHX Media and Sony Music Entertainment Japan have entered a definitive agreement whereby SMEJ will indirectly purchase 49% of DHX Media’s 80% interest in Peanuts for C$237 million ... Continue Reading →
Pirata & Capitano

‘Pirata & Capitano’ Sets Course for UK’s Milkshake! Block

Millimages’ seafaring preschool animation Pirata & Capitano (52 x 11’) has been sold in the UK to Channel 5 (part of Viacom International Media Networks) for its popular young ... Continue Reading →
Harvey Birdman, Attorney General

Harvey Birdman Appointed Attorney General in New Special

In an astonishing official brief from the Adult Swim Press Secretary, megalomaniac billionaire President Phil Ken Sebben announced that winged courtroom warrior Harvey Birdman has been ... Continue Reading →
Early Man

Exclusive ‘Early Man’ Clip: Meet the Puppets!

Cracking good news, Aardman fans: Nick Park’s sporty caveman comedy Early Man has arrives on Digital release Tuesday, May 15 through Lionsgate Home Entertainment, which will also ... Continue Reading →
Steve Garrad

Steve Garrad Named Vancouver Studio Head for Method & Encore

Deluxe Entertainment Services Group has named Steve Garrad head of its Vancouver studio, where he will oversee day-to-day operations for global visual effects company Method Studios ... Continue Reading →
Bombay Rose

Goldfinch and Cinestaan form Animated Duet for ‘Bombay Rose’

Goldfinch Entertainment (UK) and Cinestaan Film Company (India) have announced their first collaboration will be animated feature Bombay Rose, a picture inspired by the romance of Bollywood ... Continue Reading →
Major

Mill Film to Open New Studio in Montreal

Technicolor’s vfx studio, Mill Film, will open a new facility in Montréal, Québec with operations starting in the summer of 2018. The announcement follows the launch of Mill ... Continue Reading →
Sunny Bunnies

Season 2 of ‘Sunny Bunnies’ Bounces to Disney

Disney Channel and Disney Jr. will air the second season of Media I.M.’s animated preschool series Sunny Bunnies. The Belarus-produced series currently airs in more than 160 territories ... Continue Reading →
Jeffrey Katzenberg

Katzenberg’s NewTV Video Startup Raises $800 Million

Former DreamWorks Animation leader Jeffrey Katzenberg has secured about  $800 million in financing for his video startup NewTV. Bloomberg reports that the company will use the money ... Continue Reading →
Animals

HBO Pounces on Third Season of ‘Animals’ in August

The downtrodden New York City creatures of HBO’s Animals are coming back this August. The cabler will debut the third season of  Phil Matarese and Mike Luciano’s well-received ... Continue Reading →