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New ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ Trailer

20th Century Fox has unveiled another new trailer for its upcoming Marvel extravaganza X-Men: Days of Future Past, which sees First Class director Bryan Singer returning to the helm ... Continue Reading →
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Skyler Page and Nelson Boles Talk ‘Clarence’

For the April 2014 issue of Animation Magazine, we caught up with first time show creator Skyler Page and creative director Nelson Boles to get the scoop on their upbeat new show Clarence, ... Continue Reading →
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‘Hawkeye,’ ‘Saga’ and ‘The Wake’ Lead Eisner Noms

Comic-Con International has revealed its list of 2014 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards, honoring a diverse range of comic books and graphic novels. Leading the pack, with more than ... Continue Reading →
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‘Franklin’ Gets White House Invite for Easter

Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana will be participating in this year’s White House Easter Egg Roll, with the star of its popular preschool brand Franklin and Friends attending ... Continue Reading →
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U.K. Short ‘The Robin’ Takes Wing

U.K.-based indie animator Tom Sanders and co-director/writer William Long have completed a charming new animated short, available on Vimeo now, called The Robin. The film, which was ... Continue Reading →
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‘Son of Batman’ to Premiere at WonderCon

Warner Bros. has revealed the details of the world premiere of Son of Batman, the 20th DC Universe Animated Original Movie. The flick will bow at WonderCon in Anaheim, Calif. this Friday, ... Continue Reading →
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Clip: Mark Hamill, Peter Cullen Guest on ‘Rescue Bots’

Hub Network has a treat in store for sci-fi fans as Mark Hamill and Peter Cullen – the original voice of Transformers leader Optimus Prime – are set to guest star on the ... Continue Reading →
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Neon Alley Takes on ‘Gargantia’

VIZ Media is adding intergalactic action-drama anime Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet to its free online streaming platform Neon Alley. Acclaimed studio Production I.G produced the ... Continue Reading →
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New ‘Turtles’ Images Offer Close Look at Leonardo

Obviously enjoying the internet furor over the film’s character design choices, Paramount has released two new hi-res images pulled from the trailer for its upcoming Teenage Mutant ... Continue Reading →
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Zodiak UK Kids CEO Pickard Steps Down

Zodiak Media has announced that Nigel Pickard is departing his role as CEO of Zodiak UK Kids and Chair of The Foundation, but will return as a consultant on a range of projects for ... Continue Reading →
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Fox Taps ‘Superior’ for the Big Screen

The Hollywood Reporter was first to hear that Twentieth Century Fox has picked up the rights to comic-book limited series Superior for a feature adaptation of the inventive superhero ... Continue Reading →
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MIA Now Open for Pitch Contest Submissions

The MIA Animation Conference & Festival, taking place in Miami October 10-11, is now accepting submissions for its Pitching Contest. Creators are encouraged to submit their projects ... Continue Reading →
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Moonbot to Adapt ‘Olivia Kidney’ for Features

Moonbot Studios has announced it has acquired the film rights to adapt the Olivia Kidney trilogy of young adult books by award-winning author Ellen Potter into a series of live-action ... Continue Reading →
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Mr. Wolf Opens Shop in Santa Monica

Creative directors Danny Yoon and Duy Nguyen and executive producer Mike Pryor have renamed their boutique vfx and post-production house — formerly known as 1.1 VFX — and ... Continue Reading →
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‘Nut Job’ Looks to Crack Home Video Debut

It’s a heist gone wild with the home video release of the hit animated feature The Nut Job (Open Road Films, $29.98 DVD, $34.98 Blu-ray, DVD and digital copy, $49.98 3D Blu-ray, ... Continue Reading →
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DePaul Hosts Brothers Quay in Chicago

The DePaul Humanities Center, with support from the DePaul Animation Program, will be hosting identical twins Stephen and Timothy Quay — a.k.a. The Brothers Quay, the celebrated ... Continue Reading →
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FXX Marathon will Run Every ‘Simpsons’ in Order

Fox’s FXX network will be celebrating the arrival of everyone’s favorite yellow-hued family The Simpsons this summer with an epic marathon of all 552 episodes of Matt Groening’s ... Continue Reading →
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Cast Your Votes for Fan-Favorite ‘Pink Panther’ DVD

MGM and FOX are inviting cartoon fans to celebrate the 50th anniversary of beloved DePatie-Freleng feline The Pink Panther by planning a first-ever, fan-selected collection of his animated ... Continue Reading →
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Cartoons on the Bay Winners and Pics

France dominated the 2014 edition of Cartoons on The Bay, taking home six Pulcinella Awards at Venice event that ran April 10-12. The winners of the competition are as follows: • ... Continue Reading →
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‘Captain America’ Outmuscles Strong ‘Rio 2′ Debut

Despite a strong opening weekend for Fox and Blue Sky Studios’ Rio 2, Blu and the birds couldn’t knock off Marvel’s powerhouse Captain America sequel. Rio 2, directed ... Continue Reading →