’Stranger Things’ Star Matthew Modine Joins Animated Film ‘My Love Affair with Marriage’
Recent SAG Awards nominee (and no stranger to voice acting for animation) signs on to Signe Baumane’s new feature project, which is crowdfunding through Kickstarter.
Bulgarian Film Hits Revive Cherished Animation Traditions
Theodore Ushev’s Oscar nod for Blind Vaysha (and an increasing number of international attention-grabbing films) builds hope of an animation renaissance in the country.
VIDEO: ‘Edo Superstar’ Launch Trailer
Devco Hi-Tops and publisher Cleaversoft unveil a vibrant game world for the beat-em-up side-scroller, which follows a martial arts hero monkey named Masaru fighting his way through ancient Edo. The game is created by Jed Henry, the artist behind Ukiyo-e Heroes.
ProSiebenSat.1 Licensing to Rep ‘Danger Mouse’ in Germany
FremantleMedia Kids & Family taps local agent for both the original and re-imagined animated series in Germany and German-speaking territories; global master toy licensee Jazwares is managing toy distribution.
Amazon Developing Alternate Universe Drama from Aaron McGruder & Will Packer
Hush-hush, untitled project from the Peabody Award winning creator of The Boondocks and feature film producer of Straight Outta Compton is getting polished by Amazon Studios. (OK, yeah, it’s probably live action, but who doesn’t love McGruder?)