Marc Stephenson & Leah Mallen

Leah Mallen, Marc Stephenson Launch All In Pictures

Vancouver-based producers Marc Stephenson (The F Word, The Burning Feeling) and Leah Mallen (Coast Modern, Camera Shy) have combined their decades of development and production experience ... Continue Reading →
Care Bears "Colors of Caring"

Care Bears Launch “Colors of Caring” Gift Pack Campaign

Throughout 2018, American Greetings Entertainment’s classic Care Bears characters will be doing their best to brighten up the world with “The Colors of Caring.” The ... Continue Reading →
Aliens Love Underpants AND...

Endemol Shine Beams ‘Aliens Love Underpants’ to Disney Junior

Endemol Shine Group has finalized a deal which will deliver short-form animated series Aliens Love Underpants AND… to Disney Junior in the US, for both its linear TV channel and ... Continue Reading →
Stan & Gran

Jellyfish Teams with Jollywise for New Kids’ Toon ‘Stan & Gran’

BAFTA and multi-award-winning production studio Jellyfish Pictures has partnered with digital production company Jollywise to create a new CG-animated bridging series, Stan & Gran. ... Continue Reading →

ANIMA Brussels Programming Highlights Revealed

The 2018 edition of ANIMA – The Brussels Animation Film Festival is just around the corner, with the full program release revealing screening highlights such as Oscar nominated ... Continue Reading →
Nora Twomey

Nora Twomey, Floyd Norman, ‘Coco’ Star Among Annie Presenters

ASIFA-Hollywood has announced the presenters for Saturday’s 45th Annie Awards at UCLA’s Royce Hall. These include actress Wendie Malick, Coco star Anthony Gonzalez (voice ... Continue Reading →
Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson Tags in as New Imira CEO, Sergi Reitg Steps Down

Spain-based global kids and family distribution company Imira Entertainment announces a new Chief Executive Officer is stepping in as the company celebrates all-time top performance. ... Continue Reading →

Daily News Bytes: New ‘Star Wars’ Toon Rumored, Robert Burns Reanimated, Mark Hamill on Anime, & More

Lucasfilm May Already Be Hiring for the Next Animated ‘Star Wars’ Show A vacancy post on LinkedIn for a new Episodic Director for an animated series is starting to solidify ... Continue Reading →
Phil LaMarr

Phil LaMarr Recalls ‘Static Shock’ S3 Out Jan. 30

Warner Archive Collection is offering another animated superhero gem with the release of Static Shock: The Complete Third Season on DVD on January 30. To mark the occasion, lead voice ... Continue Reading →
My Brother the Monster

Trailer: Mexico’s Gasolina Studios Teases ‘My Brother the Monster’

Mexico City-based Gasolina Studios has just released a teaser trailer to its 2D animated series project My Brother the Monster — a charming concept about the power of friendship ... Continue Reading →

Sundance Jury Sweet on Animated ‘Glucose’

Jeron Braxton’s CG-animated short GLUCOSE won the Best Animated Prize at the Sundance Film Festival this past weekend. The official description of the short reads, “Sugar ... Continue Reading →
Deadpool in Marvel’s Ultimate Spider-Man

Production on Glover Bros. FXX ‘Deadpool’ Toon Underway

Production has kicked off in Atlanta, Georgia on the new Marvel’s Deadpool adult-targeted animated series for FXX, created by local entertainment pros (and brothers) Donald Glover ... Continue Reading →
Ezra Cooperstein

Ezra Cooperstein Named President of Rooster Teeth

Pioneering executive Ezra Cooperstein is taking on the role of President of Austin-based Rooster Teeth as the multifaceted media/entertainment company and online community of more than ... Continue Reading →
Cinesite CEO, Antony Hunt

Cinesite Secures $70M Financing Package from Pemberton

Cinesite Studios has completed a long-term financial plan with diversified asset manager Pemberton, which will provide an initial funding chunk of $40 million to cover the group’s ... Continue Reading →
Lissa Evans

Lissa Evans’ ‘Wed Wabbit’ Hopping to Screens with Locksmith Animation

London-based CG feature studio Locksmith Animation has optioned the rights to Lissa Evans’ children’s novel Wed Wabbit, and will be turning the critically lauded comedy-adventure ... Continue Reading →

‘Coco’ Scores Double Production Design, Editing Award Wins Over Weekend

Disney-Pixar’s latest cinematic triumph Coco continues to rack up honors and nods of recognition from craft organizations across the motion picture industry. Over the weekend, ... Continue Reading →
Lin-Manuel Miranda [Photo: Jesse Dittmar/Redux]

Sony Moves Lin-Manuel Miranda Project ‘Vivo’ Up

If you’re one of the many who couldn’t get the tunes from Moana out of your head, you’ll be pleased to hear that the animation world’s next dose of Lin-Manuel ... Continue Reading →
The Adventures of Puss in Boots

Clips: What’s Shaking in ‘Puss in Boots’ S6?

The sixth season of DreamWorks Animation Television’s Daytime Emmy Award-winning series The Adventures of Puss in Boots is bringing the be-whiskered hero back to streaming. New episodes ... Continue Reading →
Negative Space

ShortsTV to Release Oscar-Nominated Shorts on Feb. 9

ShortsTV ( has teamed up with Magnolia Pictures to once again offer cinephiles around the world the chance to catch all the short film Academy Awards contenders on the ... Continue Reading →
Cartoon Network Wave

Cartoon Network’s Cruise Ship to Set Sail in Late ’18

Who wouldn’t want to go sailing with Adventure Time’s Finn and Jake, The PowerPuff Girls, the Bare Bears, and Ben 10? That’s why the folks at Cartoon Network and Oceanic Group ... Continue Reading →