Son of Bigfoot

AT&T Brings Family Adventure ‘Son of Bigfoot’ to DirecTV

AT&T is giving DirecTV customers an exclusive early look at the CG animated family film Son of Bigfoot, available now from DirecTV Cinema. Featuring the voices of Cinda Adams (La ... Continue Reading →
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Ramsey Naito Is Paramount Animation’s New Exec VP

The Boss Baby producer is now the new boss at Paramount Animation. Ramsey Naito has joined the studio’s animation division as exec VP, according to Deadline. She will report to Paramount ... Continue Reading →
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VRLA 2018 Announces Keynotes & Expo Highlights

Experience next generation immersive technologies and explore “A New Reality” at VRLA, the leading virtual and augmented reality expo, May 4-5 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. ... Continue Reading →
Streetcat Bob

Shooting Script, King Rollo Launch ‘Streetcat Bob’ Webtoon

Shooting Script Films and BAFTA-winning animation studio King Rollo Films launched a cheerful, animated short-form web series Streetcat Bob, inspired by the true life story of a ginger ... Continue Reading →
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Bridging the Gap Animation Lab Opens Submissions

The third edition of international animation laboratory Bridging the Gap has opened its call for projects for the 2018 program, schedule to take place July 15-21 in Tenerife, Spain. ... Continue Reading →
Treehouse Stories

‘Treehouse Stories’ Awarded Emmy Kids Preschool Prize

While the amusing twists on classic tales found in Revolting Rhymes took home the Animation award at the 6th annual International Emmy Kids Awards, it wasn’t the only tooned-up feat ... Continue Reading →
The Art of Google Spotlight Stories

Google Spotlight Launches Art Book and Exhibit

For the past three years, animation fans have been enjoying the amazing projects produced under the Google Spotlight Stories banner. Now they can take in some of the fantastic concept ... Continue Reading →
Etta's Star

Bejuba, Big Jump Wish Upon ‘Etta’s Star’

Bejuba! Entertainment and Big Jump Entertainment have joined forces to bring the heartwarming new animated preschool series Etta’s Star to market. The 2D, 52 x 11’ (or 26 x half-hour) ... Continue Reading →
The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle

DreamWorks Creates ‘Rocky & Bullwinkle,’ ‘Kung Fu Panda’ Toons for Amazon

DreamWorks Animation Television is bringing two original kids’ series starring beloved characters to Amazon Prime Video. First up, the studio is creating an all-new The Adventures ... Continue Reading →
Home Movies

Shout! & Twitch to Stream ‘Home Movies’ Bingefest

Later this month, fans can celebrate one of the early stand-outs of adult animated TV comedy as Shout! Factory TV and social video platform partner Twitch host Home Movies: The Complete ... Continue Reading →
The Loud House: Its Gets Louder - Season 1, Volume 2

‘The Loud House: It Gets Louder’ Brings the Noise May 22

The comedic cacophony continues this spring as Nickelodeon Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Media Distribution unleashes The Loud House: Its Gets Louder – Season 1, Volume ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Akira’ to Screen at ABP, Giddyup ‘Pottyhorse’, Cannes Shorts Selections & More

Animation Block Party 2018 Presents ‘Akira’ The 15th annual ABP is gearing up to take over Brooklyn July 26-29, and Animation Magazine has learned that one of the screening highlights ... Continue Reading →
Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

Sony Pictures Animation Shares ‘Hotel Transylvania 3’ Highlights

How do you make the third movie about a friendly Eastern European vampire and his family entertaining? Put them all on a crazy cruise ship, whose captain is none other than a descendent ... Continue Reading →
Ready Player One

FMX Adds VFX Talks on ‘Ready Player One,’ ‘The Last Jedi’

In less than two weeks, the FMX 2018 conference on animation, effects, games and immersive media returns to Stuttgart (Apr. 24-27). As plans are finalized, organizers announce that ... Continue Reading →
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Women in Animation, Studio Partners Craft Anti-Harassment Pledge

Women in Animation has partnered with a group of indie studio owners to create and agree to back an anti-harassment pledge, to be shared with all independent studios. President/owner(s) ... Continue Reading →
T.O.T.S.

Disney Junior Greenlights Original CG Series ‘T.O.T.S.’

Disney Junior is getting into the spring spirit by announcing it will deliver a bundle of animate joy next year, giving a greenlight to heartfelt comedy T.O.T.S. Created and co-executive ... Continue Reading →
Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms

Eleven Arts Brings Anime Fantasy ‘Maquia’ to US This Summer

Eleven Arts Anime Studio has secured North American distribution rights to Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms — the directorial debut for accomplished screenwriter Mari Okada ... Continue Reading →
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Tomasz Sulej Named CEE Manager for Planeta Junior

Planeta Junior, part of the Grupo Planeta/De Agostini group and one of Europe’s leading kids & family entertainment companies, has hired on Tomasz Sulej as Country Manager for ... Continue Reading →
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DreamWorks Picks Up Film Pair from Leo Matsuda

Accomplished Disney animator Leo Matsuda, who wrote and directed the Head vs. Heart themed short Inner Workings which screened ahead of Moana in 2016, has sold two feature film projects ... Continue Reading →
The Meg

Daily News Bytes: ‘Simpsons’ Snubs Apu Doc, ‘The Meg’ Trailer’s Got Bite, Animating ‘Moss’ VR & More

’The Simpsons’ to ‘The Problem with Apu’: Drop Dead Comedian Hari Kondabolu’s insightful documentary on the representation of marginalized groups in media The Problem with ... Continue Reading →