Lost Monty Python Animation from ‘Holy Grail’ Coming to Blu-ray

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the release of Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Python member and the movie’s co-director Terry Gilliam has released a lost reel of animation ... Continue Reading →

Wes Anderson Plans New Stop-Motion Feature

Word is leaking out that Wes Anderson is planning to direct his second stop-motion animated feature, this one about a dog. Actor Jeff Goldblum , revealed at his weekly jazz show that ... Continue Reading →

Fox, FX Announce ‘X-Men’-related TV Series in Works

Marvel’s invasion of the airwaves is intensifying with the announcement that Fox is developing a series tentatively titled Hellfire and its sister network FX has ordered a pilot for ... Continue Reading →

‘Rebels’ Dave Filoni Talks Animating the Star Wars Universe

Star Wars Rebels is back Oct. 14 for the premiere on Disney XD of its second season with a few familiar faces. The episode sees the crew of the Ghost sent by their new ally Asoka Tano, ... Continue Reading →

Triggerfish Story Lab Names Shortlisted Projects

Triggerfish Animation Studios have narrowed down the whopping great response to its all for submissions for the inaugural Triggerfish Story Lab to produce a short list of 23 features ... Continue Reading →

PBS Schedules Specials, ‘Nature Cat’ Premiere

PBS KIDS will be offering up fun, festive holiday specials as well as a brand new series premiere this October and November. Halloween specials will be airing October 25 through 31 ... Continue Reading →

‘Rabbids’ Flick Snags ‘Robot Chicken’ Writers

Stoopid Buddy Stoodios co-founder Matthew Senreich along with Robot Chicken scribes Tom Sheppard and Zeb Wells has signed on to write the screenplay for a hybrid live-action/stop-motion ... Continue Reading →

Interfilm Fest Highlights Animation

The International Short Film Festival Berlin, also known as Interfilm, will be showcasing competition themes of confrontations,  animation, asylum and migration at this year’s 31st ... Continue Reading →

Nickelodeon Acquires Rainbow’s ‘Regal Academy’

Italy-based Rainbow’s new animated series Regal Academy will air on Nickelodeon channels around the world, beginning in of 2016. Regal Academy takes the familiar world of fairy ... Continue Reading →

Rovio Adds Global Partners for ‘Angry Birds’

Rovio Entertainment has appointed several licensing agencies in EMEA to help both the licensor and local licensees realize the full potential of the Angry Birds brand. Teaming up alongside ... Continue Reading →

DHX Sending ‘Teletubbies,’ ‘Twirlywoos’ Down Under

DHX Media has inked broadcast deals for two of its flagship preschool properties – the new Teletubbies and Twirlywoos – with the Australian Broadcasting Company to air on ABC Kids. ... Continue Reading →

‘Eena Meena Deeka’ Secures Multiple Deals

As announced at the MIPCOM market in Cannes, leading Asian animation producer Cosmos-Maya has secured multiple sales in several territories for its flagship series, Eena Meena Deeka ... Continue Reading →

Studio 100, Jeem TV Ink Three-Show Deal

Announced at MIPCOM, Studio 100 Media has signed a deal with Al Jazeera Media Network which will bring the CG updates of classic brands Vic the Viking and Heidi and CG preschool series ... Continue Reading →

Aardman Animates First Global Ad

Aardman has teamed up with SAWA Global Cinema Advertising Association, Richard Curtis’ Project Everyone and BBH to create the first ever global ad, “#WeHaveAPlan Tell Everyone,” ... Continue Reading →

All Hands on Drac

Genndy Tartakovsky draws up a graphic approach to 3D animation in directing the Sony Pictures Animation sequel ... Continue Reading →

Buddies to the End

Teen boys’ authentic relationship grounds the lunacy in Disney XD’s new series Pickle and Peanut. When Disney gave the green light last year to Pickle & Peanut and released ... Continue Reading →

Meeting of the Masters

The best and brightest are preparing to descend on Marina del Rey for the fourth annual World Animation and Visual Effects Summit, set for Nov. 2-4. The World Animation and Visual ... Continue Reading →

A CG Cold War Redux

RISE recreates the not-so-distant past of a divided Germany for Guy Ritchie’s stylish The Man from U.N.C.L.E. By Karen ... Continue Reading →

Full Genre Mash-Up

Full Metal Panic blends familiar tropes with new twists and wildly shifts moods over three engaging seasons. Full Metal ... Continue Reading →

World Animation & VFX Summit Adds Three Master Classes

Animation Magazine’s World Animation and VFX Summit has announced three Master Classes for the Masters to take place on the last day of the event, Nov. 4, at the California Yacht ... Continue Reading →