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Marvel Dishes First ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Clip

MTV.com had the honor of launching the first Guardians of the Galaxy clip into the webosphere today. The space epic — due out August 1 — stars Chris Pratt as Star Lord, ... Continue Reading →
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‘Planes: Fire & Rescue’ New Trailer Takes Wing

Disney has unveiled new character shots and a high-flyin’ trailer for its upcoming DisneyToon Studios sequel Planes: Fire & Rescue, out July 18, 2014. The character shots ... Continue Reading →
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MIPTV: PGS Inks Deals for ‘Super 4′

PGS Entertainment has secured broadcast deals with Cartoon Network in Italy and Latin America for the new Playmobil-inspired animated series Super 4 (52 x 11). The CG kids show is produced ... Continue Reading →
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MIPTV: ProMexico Touts Country’s Creative Industry

ProMexico headed the national delegation from Mexico at MIPTV and MIPDOC this week to promote the country’s TV, film and digital content industry. Additionally, Mexico is slated ... Continue Reading →
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New ‘Tom and Jerry Show’ Clips

Cartoon Network is premiering the new-and-improved The Tom and Jerry Show this Wednesday, April 9 at 5:30 (4:30 central) — but you can get a little taste of the madcap animated ... Continue Reading →
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Bonhams Offers Rare Disney Animation Art

Bonhams will hold an auction May 4-5 of entertainment memorabilia featuring items representing the best of traditional animation, as well as original vintage comic and cartoon artwork. Walt ... Continue Reading →
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‘Smaug’ Alert! ‘The Hobbit’ is in the House!

The middle chapter of Peter Jackson’s adaptation of The Hobbit arrives on home video with a flourish worthy of the massive saga of J.R.R. Tolkien. The Hobbit: The Desolation of ... Continue Reading →
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Aardman Teases ‘Shaun the Sheep: The Movie’

Aardman has released the first teaser trailer to Shaun the Sheep: The Movie. The film, due worldwide in spring 2015, the stop-motion film based on the classic preschooler TV series ... Continue Reading →
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Frist Plans Animation Exhibition for Summer

Nashville, Tennessee’s The Frist Center for the Visual Arts will celebrate the art and history of animation with a special summer exhibition. Watch Me Move: The Animation Show ... Continue Reading →
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Monster Launches ‘Pip Ahoy!’ at MIP

Monster Entertainment is launching at MIPTV the animated children’s series Pip Ahoy! The series is created and produced by CHF Entertainment, a new incarnation of the iconic British ... Continue Reading →
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MIPTV: Studio 100 Picks Up ‘Knietzsche’

Studio 100 Media GmbH has announced that they have secured extensive distribution rights for the 2D animated series Knietzsche (26 x 3) from German studio Vision X. The agreement encompasses ... Continue Reading →
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9 Story Gets Season Two Order for ‘Camp Lakebottom’

9 Story Entertainment has received a second season order from TELETOON Canada for an additional 26 x 22 package of the hit animated comedy Camp Lakebottom. The show premiered on the ... Continue Reading →
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Saban’s ‘Julius Jr.’ Heads to Italy

Saban Brands announced a broadcast distribution agreement for its animated preschool series, Julius Jr., to air on Disney Junior in Italy. The series, inspired by the characters of ... Continue Reading →
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‘Captain America’ Dominates Global B.O.

It’s good to be the Captain. Disney and Marvel Studios’ Captain America: The Winter Soldier opened to huge numbers and set a record for an April opening. The most-recent ... Continue Reading →
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Mainframe to Animate HIT’s New ‘Bob’ Series

HIT Entertainment has tapped Vancouver-based Rainmaker Entertainment’s Mainframe division to animate a new CG-animated Bob the Builder series. Now in production, the series is ... Continue Reading →
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Return to Rio

Director Carlos ... Continue Reading →
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CN’s New Bundle of Joy

Creator Skyler Page and creative director Nelson Boles spread good vibes with their original ... Continue Reading →
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Turn It Up to Eleven

A list of 10 plus 1 shows to watch for on the floor at MIP during the annual market, set for April 7-10 Angel’s Friends Produced by: Play Entertainment, RTI Mediaset, Mondo TV Created ... Continue Reading →
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Connecting to a Classic

Writer-director ... Continue Reading →
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A Big Relief

New Tax Credits Are Giving an Immediate Jolt to the U.K. Animation Industry. It’s only been less than a year since the United Kingdom enacted tax relief credits aimed at reviving ... Continue Reading →