Pirata & Capitano

Millimages Series Sweep MENA with Bulk Deals

Paris-based animation producer Millimages has sold 400 half-hours of its popular series to major broadcasters and VOD platforms across the Middle East & North Africa. Pan-MENA Free ... Continue Reading →
Ben Jones (Photo by Sue Kwon)

‘Stone Quackerz’ Creator Ben Jones Named Bento Box Creative Director

Bento Box Entertainment (Bob’s Burgers, Legends of Chamberlain Heights) has tapped Ben Jones as its new Creative Director, effective immediately. Based at the company’s ... Continue Reading →
Sony-YAY-150

Sony YAY! Channel to Anchor on Original Indian Toons

In India, regional kids’ channels continue the push to program more homegrown animated series, and this trend continues with the launch of Sony YAY! — live as of April 18. ... Continue Reading →
Teen Titans: The Judas Contract

Clip: Damian vs. Deathstroke in ‘Teen Titans: The Judas Contract’

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has issued a new clip from the next DC Universe Original Movie, Teen Titans: The Judas Contract. Produced by Warner Bros. Animation, the animated feature ... Continue Reading →
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

PBS KIDS Sets New ‘Daniel Tiger’ Special for May 8

An all-new one-hour special from the Emmy-nominated preschool series Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood is heading for PBS KIDS, with “Tiger Family Trip” set to premiere ... Continue Reading →
Buzz Aldrin

FuseFX Launches Virtual Reality Outfit with Buzz Aldrin Project

Award-winning visual effects house FuseFX (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., American Horror Story, Luke Cage) has launched a spinoff virtual reality venture, FuseVR, which will create VFX assets ... Continue Reading →
daily-news-bytes-150

Daily News Bytes

Disney Tweets ‘Pokemon Sun and Moon’ Premiere Date The latest series in the smash-hit pocket monster franchise will bow on Disney XD in the US on Saturday, May 13 at 9 a.m. Animated ... Continue Reading →
Oddbods

‘Oddbods’ Season 1 Launches on Netflix

International hit CG comedy series Oddbods has arrived on Netflix, with season one of the long-form version of the series available for streaming in a worldwide rollout. The show is ... Continue Reading →
Jeffrey Baksinski

Zoic Ups VFX Supe Jeffrey Baksinski to Creative Director

Visual effects house Zoic Studios has promoted Emmy-nominated VFX supervisor Jeffrey Baksinski to Creative Director. With continued series growth across all three of the company’s ... Continue Reading →
Bleach

Tubi TV to Stream New Anime Slate from VIZ, Including Complete ‘Bleach’

Tubi TV, the largest free Internet TV network with no subscription fee requirement, is growing its anime library with a slate of new titles thanks to a partnership with VIZ Media. Fresh ... Continue Reading →
Welcome to The Loud House: Season 1, Volume 1

Nick Toon ‘The Loud House’ Makes DVD Debut May 23

Nickelodeon’s hit animated comedy series The Loud House is bringing all the heartwarming family chaos to disc for the first time in a debut two-DVD set, Welcome to The Loud House: ... Continue Reading →
Gina Rodriguez

Gina Rodriguez Is Netflix’s New ‘Carmen Sandiego’

Gina Rodriguez, the Golden Globe-winning star of hit series Jane the Virgin, has signed on to voice iconic crook Carmen Sandiego in Netflix’s upcoming animated reboot, according ... Continue Reading →
annecy-150

Annecy Showcase Returns to Cannes Film Market

As part of its partnership with the Marché du Film, the Annecy International Animation Film Festival & Market will once again present its “Annecy Goes to Cannes” showcase of ... Continue Reading →
daily-news-bytes-150

Daily News Bytes: Clips & Trailers

League of Legends “God Fist Lee Sin” Cinematic by director Golden Wolf and Blacklist studio for Riot Games. My Entire High School Sinking into the Sea: Clip #1, Clip #2, ... Continue Reading →
Nicola Finn

Nicola Finn Named EP Design & Animation at The Mill NY

Multidisciplinary creative house The Mill announced earlier this week that Nicola Finn has joined its New York production team as Executive Producer for Design & Animation. Finn ... Continue Reading →
Luca Milano

Luca Milano Upped to Director of Rai Kids Division

Italian public broadcaster RAI has promoted Luca Milano to the post of Director or Rai Ragazzi — the new children’s division formed by the merger of RAI’s kid-targeted channels ... Continue Reading →
Sailor-Moon-R-The-Movie-150

‘Sailor Moon R: The Movie’ Makes Home Video Transformation

VIZ Media is gearing up to delight magical-girl fans across the US with the home media release of Sailor Moon R: The Movie on April 18. The first feature inspired by Naoko Takeuchi’s ... Continue Reading →
The ZhuZhus

Discovery Kids Picks Up Nelvana’s ‘ZhuZhus’ for LatAm, Caribbean

Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana has allied with Discover Kids to bring 26 episodes of its hit animated series The ZhuZhus to young viewers and their families throughout Latin America ... Continue Reading →
Cuphead

King Features Toasts Retro Toon Game ‘Cuphead’

Indie game developer Studio MDHR has appointed Hearst’s King Features to represent its old-school animation influenced title Cuphead for licensing. The game is set to launch on Xbox ... Continue Reading →
daily-news-bytes-150

Daily News Bytes

Giant Propeller & Li’l Dicky Proudly Present “Pillow Talking” The studio delivered warmongering aliens, a cute little brain, dinosaurs and more for the YouTube hip-hop ... Continue Reading →